A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
Josquin des Prez
August 27, 1521: Josquin des Prez dies in Condé-sur-l'Escaut, County of Hainaut, approximately 70 years of age. His mortal remains will be laid to rest in the Church of Notre Dame in Condé. (The church was destroyed during the French Revolution)
1889:Three songs by Hugo Wolf (28) are performed for the first time, in the Bösendorfersaal, Vienna: Der Musikant and Heimweh (first public) to words of Eichendorff, and Der Gärtner to words of Mörike.