A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
November 3, 1587:
is baptized in Halle in the Prince-Archbishopric of Magdeburg.
March 24, 1654:
dies in Halle, in the Prince-Archbishopric of Magdeburg of the Holy Roman Empire, 66 years, four months, and 21 days after his baptism.
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Today in Music and History: August 24
Venetian President Daniel Manin and his family flee the city aboard a French ship as Count Radetzky enters the city with his Austrian troops.
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