A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
January 14, 1683:
is born in Kleinbobritzsch, Electorate of Saxony, the son of Michael Silbermann, a carpenter.
August 4, 1753:
dies in Dresden, Duchy of Saxony, aged 70 years, six months and 21 days.
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Today in Music and History: February 22
Two Songs op.18 for voice and piano by Samuel
(33) are performed for the first time, in Town Hall, New York:
The Queen’s Face on a Summery Coin
, to words of Horan, and
Monks and Raisins
, to words of Garcia Villa.
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