A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
February 3, 1594:
is born in Brescia, in the Republic of Venice, the son of Feliciano Marini, a virtuoso theorbo player.
November 17, 1663:
dies in Venice, Republic of Venice, aged 69 years, nine months, and 14 days.
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Today in Music and History: April 20
Ferdinand Tiemann receives a British patent for artificial vanilla, the first patent for an artificial flavoring.
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