1642. With other artists, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Francesco Cavalli and Johann Jakob Froberger 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 1642 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists 16 of these moments for 1642.
1642, from day to day
This was also in 1642
Birth of Antonio NolaThat year: 1642, Classical music, composer (dead in 1701). Death of Johann Daniel MyliusThat year: 1642, Classical music, alchemist and composer (born in 1583). Death of Daniel BolliusThat year: 1642, Classical music, composer (born in 1510). Birth of Pierre GaultierThat year: 1642, Classical music, French composer (dead in 1696). Death of Antoine de FévinThat year: 1642, Classical music, French composer (born in 1582). Death of Giovanni Battista CalettiThat year: 1642, Classical music, composer (born in 1577).