1696. With other artists, Giuseppe Torelli, Marin Marais and Samuel Pepys influenced their time (baroque era). That year would see the birth of future classical or lyrical artists, such as Alphonsus Maria de Liguori, while others would disappear.
All these moments, more or less notable, make the year 1696 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists more than 30 of these moments for 1696.
1696, from day to day
Birth of Alphonsus Maria de LiguoriThat year: 1696, Classical music, Italian Catholic bishop, spiritual writer, composer, musician, artist, poet, lawyer, scholastic philosopher, and theologian (dead in 1787)
This was also in 1696
Death of Claude OudotThat year: 1696, Classical music, composer . Birth of Ignazio BalbiThat year: 1696, Classical music, Italian composer (dead in 1773). Death of Vincenzo Maria OrlandiThat year: 1696, Classical music, composer . Death of Andrea GrossiThat year: 1696, Classical music, composer (born in 1660). Death of António BrocarteThat year: 1696, Classical music, Spanish composer (born in 1629). Birth of Ignazio BalbiThat year: 1696, Classical music, composer (dead in 1777).
Works (composition or publishing)
- Tomaso Albinoni (age 25)
- Zenone, imperator d’Oriente (Opera)