On This Day

1627 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 28 Alfonso Marsh, English composer and lutenist, born in London (d. 1681) baptismal date
  • Apr 9 Johann Kaspar Kerll, German composer, born in Adorf, Germany (d. 1693)
  • Jun 13 Fidel Molitor, Swiss composer, born in Wil (d. 1685)
  • Aug 26 Thomas Bullis, English composer (baptized) (d. 1708)
  • Sep 6 Pierre Verdier, French composer working in Sweden, born in Paris (d. 1706)

Deaths in Music

  • May 2 Lodovico Grossi da Viadana, Italian composer (b. 1560)
  • Aug 21 Jacques Mauduit, French composer, dies at 69