On This Day

Year 1613 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 19 Jacques Huyn, French baroque composer, born in Beaune (d. 1652)
  • Jan 26 Johann Jakob Wolleb, composer
  • Jun 19 Christian de Placker, composer (d. 1691)
  • Jun 22 Lambert Pietkin, Flemish baroque composer, born in Liege (d. 1696)
  • Aug 11 Cristoph Kaldenbach, Prussian poet and composer, born in Świebodzin, Poland (d. 1698)
  • Nov 6 Luis de Garay, Spanish composer, born in Villa de Veteta (d. 1673)

Deaths in Music

  • May 5 Johann Steuerlein, German composer, dies at 66
  • Aug 9 Giovanni Righi, composer, dies at 36
  • Aug 18 Giovanni Artusi, Italian composer
  • Sep 8 Don Carlo Gesauldo, composer, dies
  • Oct 22 Pomponio Nenna, Italian composer