On This Day

1677 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 4 Johann Ludwig Bach, German composer (d. 1731)
  • Feb 26 Nicola Fago, Italian baroque composer, born in Taranto (d. 1745)
  • May 24 Alexandre de Villeneuve, French composer, born in Hy√®res, France (d. 1756)
  • Sep 27 Giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, Italian composer, born in Pisa, Italy (d. 1754)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 15 Giovanni Battista Chinelli, Italian composer, dies at 67
  • Jul 26 Michael Franck, German composer and baker, dies at 68
  • Nov 11 Barbara Strozzi, Italian singer and composer, dies at 58