Year 1727 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1727

  • Jan 11 Franz Sebastian Haindl, composer
  • Jan 13 Johann Christoph Schmügel, German organist and composer (baptized in Pritzier, Swedish Pomerania (now Germany) (d. 1798)
  • Feb 25 Armand-Louis Couperin, French composer, harpsichordist, and organist (Notre Dame, 1755-89), born in Paris, France (d. 1789)
  • Mar 14 Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, German composer, born in Danzig (Gdańsk), Royal Prussia (d. 1756)
  • Mar 30 Tommaso Traetta, Italian opera composer and band leader (Farnace), born in Bitonto, Kingdom of Naples (d. 1779)

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Musicians Who Died in 1727

  • Mar 22 Francesco Gasparini, Italian baroque composer (Ambleto; Missa Canonica), dies at 59
  • Aug 9 Johann Philipp Treiber, German composer dies at 52
  • Aug 14 William Croft, English composer and organist, dies at 48
  • Oct 10 Alphonse d'Ève, Flemish Baroque composer, dies at 61
  • Dec 1 Johann Heinrich Buttstett, German composer, dies at 61