On This Day

May 1680 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • May 5 Giuseppe Porsile, Neapolitan composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1750)
  • May 21 Frederich Karl Erbach, composer

Deaths in Music

  • May 29 Abraham Megerle, Austrian organist, composer, and Kapellmeister, dies at 73