1639. With other artists, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Francesco Cavalli and Gregorio Allegri influenced their time (baroque era). That year would see the birth of future classical or lyrical artists, while others would disappear.
All these moments, more or less notable, make the year 1639 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists 13 of these moments for 1639.
1639, from day to day
This was also in 1639
Birth of Pierre HuguenetThat year: 1639, Classical music, composer, violinist (dead in 1722). Birth of Robert CreightonThat year: 1639, Classical music, composer (dead in 1734). Death of Richard NicholsonThat year: 1639, Classical music, composer (born in 1563). Death of Carlo FarinaThat year: 1639, Classical music, Italian composer, conductor and violinist (born in 1600).
Works (composition or publishing)
- Claudio Monteverdi (age 72)
- Return of Ulysses to his HomelandThat year: 1639, Classical music (Opera) Premiere, composed in 1640
- Meinrad Schütter (age -271)
- Kleine Geistliche Konzerte II, Opp. 9 (Work for choir)