A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
September 26, 1663:
dies in Hamburg, a free city of the Holy Roman Empire, aged approximately 68 years.
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Today in Music and History: February 15
Federal authorities in Boston arrest Frederick “Shadrach” Minkins as a runaway slave. A mob storms the courtroom and rescues Minkins who will eventually get to Canada.
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