On This Day

Year 1617 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 3 Antimo Liberati, Italian composer, born in Foligno, Italy (d. 1692)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 9 Hans Christoph Haiden, German composer, organist and poet, dies at 44
  • Mar 4 Arcangelo Crivelli, Italian composer, dies at 70
  • Apr 5 Alonso Lobo, Spanish composer (b. 1555)