A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
April 5, 1595:
is born in Faversham, Kent, Kingdom of England.
February 22, 1674:
dies at Westminster, London, Kingdom of England, aged 78 years, ten months, and 17 days.
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Today in Music and History: December 12
Des Teufels Lustschloss
D.84, a Zauberoper by Franz
(†51) to words of Kotzebue, is performed for the first time, at the Vienna Musikverein, 65 years after it was composed.
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