On This Day

Year 1692 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 6 Rynoldus Popma van Oevering, Dutch composer, born in Wergea, Netherlands (d. 1781)
  • Apr 8 Giuseppe Tartini, Venetian Baroque composer and violinist (Trillo del Diavolo), born in Piran, Venice (d. 1770)
  • Aug 13 Anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, German composer, born in K√∂tzting, Bavaria (d. 1746)
  • Oct 8 Antonio Palella, Italian composer and harpsichordist, born in San Giovanni a Teduccio, Naples, Italy (d. 1761)
  • Nov 2 Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer, Dutch composer, born in Delden, Netherlands (d. 1766)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 24 Antimo Liberati, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • Oct 12 Giovanni Battista Vitali, composer, dies at 60
  • Nov 14 Christoph Bernhard, German composer, dies at 64