A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
August 5, 1623:
Pietro (Antonio) Cesti
is baptized in Arezzo, Grand Duchy of Tuscany.
October 14, 1669:
dies in Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany, 46 years, two months, and nine days after his baptism.
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Today in Music and History: December 16
Concerto for organ, strings, and timpani by
(39) is performed for the first time, privately at Hôtel Singer-Polignac in Paris with Maurice Duruflé at the organ and
(51) conducting. See 21 June 1939.
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