On This Day

Year 1614 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 31 Nicolas Saboly, French composer and poet, born in Monteux (d. 1675)
  • Apr 25 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, Italian composer, born in Rome, Italy (d. 1691)
  • Jun 2 Benjamin Rogers, English composer (Hymnus Eucharisticus), born in Windsor, England (d. 1698)
  • Sep 11 Philipp Buchner, German composer, born in Wertheim am Main, Germany (d. 1669)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 26 Felice Anerio, Italian composer (pontifical royal chapel), dies
  • Dec 19 Melchior Bischoff, German composer, dies at 67