Year 1723 in Music History

Events in Music

Musicians Born in 1723

  • Jan 1 Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer
  • Apr 14 John Wainwright, English composer and organist (d. 1768)
  • Apr 25 Giovanni Marco Rutini, Italian composer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1797)
  • Jun 18 Giuseppe Scarlatti, Italian composer, born in Naples (d. 1777)
  • Jun 30 Christian Ernst Graf, Dutch composer, born in Rudolstadt, Germany (d. 1804)

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Musicians Who Died in 1723

  • Feb 26 Thomas d'Urfey, English songwriter and playwright who helped evolve ballad opera, dies at around 69-70
  • Jun 7 Miguel Lopez, Spanish composer and organist, dies at 64
  • Aug 23 Antoine Mouque, Flemish composer, organist and singer, dies at 64