Year 1688 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1688

  • Jan 5 Johann Georg Pisendel, German violinist and composer, born in Cadolzburg, Bavaria (d. 1755)
  • Mar 25 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, German baroque composer and organist, born in Germany (d. 1747)
  • Apr 15 Johann Friedrich Fasch, German violinist and composer, born in Buttelstedt, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1758)
  • May 25 Christian August Jacobi, German composer, born in Grimma, Leipzig (d. 1725)
  • Jul 1 Johann Ludwig Steiner, Swiss composer, born in Z├╝rich (d. 1761)

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Musicians Who Died in 1688

  • Dec 23 Jean-Louis Lully, French composer and son of Jean-Baptiste Lully, dies at 21