Year 1683 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1683

  • Jan 6 Francois de Lacroix, French priest, composer, maitre de musique (Paris Sainte-Chapelle, 1726-45), born in Senlis, France (d. 1759)
  • Jan 10 Gasparo Visconti, Italian composer & violinist, born in Cremona, Italy (d. ~1713)
  • Jan 13 Johann Christoph Graupner, German harpsichordist and Baroque composer, born in Hartmannsdorf, Saxony (d. 1760)
  • Mar 11 Giovanni Veneziano, composer
  • Apr 17 Johann David Heinichen, German composer, born in Crössuln, Weissenfels, Germany (d. 1729)

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Musicians Who Died in 1683

  • Aug 26 Christoph Schultze, German composer, dies at 76
  • Oct 8 Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, German composer and organist, dies at 76