A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
July 18, 1670:
is born in Modena in the Duchy of Modena.
July 9, 1747:
dies in Vienna, Archduchy of Austria in the Holy Roman Empire, aged 76 years, eleven months, and 21 days.
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Today in Music and History: August 20
An interview appears in the Greek daily
(34) attacks his country’s musical establishment, “they inevitably drive backwards every aspect of our musical life.”
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