1651. With other artists, Francesco Cavalli, Athanasius Kircher and John George II, Elector of Saxony 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 1651 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists 17 of these moments for 1651.
1651, from day to day
Birth of Petronio FranceschiniThat year: 1651, Classical music, Italian composer (dead in 1680)
Death of Marcin MielczewskiThat year: 1651, Classical music, Polish composer (born in 1600) .
This was also in 1651
Death of Giovanni Battista StrataThat year: 1651, Classical music, composer (born in 1579). Birth of David PetersenThat year: 1651, Classical music, Dutch composer (dead in 1737). Birth of William TurnerThat year: 1651, Classical music, composer and countertenor of the Baroque era (dead in 1740). Death of Martin PeersonThat year: 1651, Classical music, English classical music composer, organist and virginalist (born in 1572).
Works (composition or publishing)
- Heinrich Schütz (age 66)
- Wie wenn der Adler sich aus seiner Klippe schwingt (Work for choir)