1703. With other artists, Marc-Antoine Charpente, Dietrich Buxtehude and François Couperin influenced their time (baroque era). That year would see the birth of future classical or lyrical artists, such as John Wesley, while others would disappear. That year, new works would be composed, published or performed for the first time in public, such as “Aminta” de Tomaso Albinoni, for example.
All these moments, more or less notable, make the year 1703 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 1703.
1703, from day to day
This was also in 1703
Birth of Giuseppe CarcaniThat year: 1703, Classical music, Italian composer (dead in 1779). Birth of Matthew DubourgThat year: 1703, Classical music, Irish composer and musician (dead in 1767). Birth of John Frederick LampeThat year: 1703, Classical music, English musician of German descent (dead in 1751). Birth of August UhlichThat year: 1703, Classical music, composer (dead in 1773). Birth of John TraversThat year: 1703, Classical music, English composer (dead in 1758). Death of Johann Jacob LöweThat year: 1703, Classical music, German composer (born in 1628).
Works (composition or publishing)
- Tomaso Albinoni (age 32)
- Aminta (Opera)
- Griselda (Opera)
- I trionfi di Giosuè (Work for choir)
- Georg Philipp Telemann (age 22)
- Der lachende Democritus (Opera)
- Ferdinand und Isabella (Opera)
- George Frideric Handel (age 18)
- 7 German Church Cantatas (Work for choir)
- Prelude in D minor (Work for soloist)
- Suite in C major (Work for soloist)