On This Day

Year 1711 in Music History

Events in Music


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Feb 24 George Frideric Handel's opera "Rinaldo" premieres at Haymarket theatre in London


Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 12 Gaetano Latilla, composer
  • Jan 29 Giuseppe Bonno, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1788)
  • Feb 5 Joseph Umstatt, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1762)
  • Mar 1 Peregrinus Pogl, German composer, born in Sandau (d. 1788)
  • Jul 18 Pierre-Joseph Le Blan, composer, born in Soignies, Belgium (d. 1765)
  • Sep 11 William Boyce, English organist/composer (Cathedral Music), born in London (d. 1779) baptized date
  • Sep 17 Ignaz Jakob Holzbauer, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1783)
  • Dec 25 Jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 1 Christian Demelius, composer, dies at 68
  • Nov 3 Ferdinand Tobias Richter, composer, dies at 60