A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
April 18, 1605:
is baptized in Marino, near Rome, in the Papal States.
June 12, 1674:
dies in Rome, in the Papal States, 68 years, eight months, and 25 days after his baptism.
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Today in Music and History: April 24
, an opéra-comique by
(27) to words of de Forges, de Leuven and Roche, is performed for the first time, at Tour d’Auvergne. It is a hit with public and press.
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