A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
June 1, 1653:
is baptized in Megeve, Duchy of Savoy.
April 25, 1690:
is baptized in Passau, in the Prince-Bishopric of Passau in the Holy Roman Empire, the son of
, organist and composer.
February 23, 1704:
dies in Passau, in the Bishopric of Passau of the Holy Roman Empire, 50 years, eight months, and 22 days after his baptism.
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Today in Music and History: August 24
Le roi René, ou La Provence au XVe siècle
, an opéra comique by Ferdinand
(33) to words of Belle and Sewrin, is performed for the first time, in the Théâtre Feydeau, Paris.
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