1711. With other artists, Antonio Vivaldi, Leonardo Vinci and John Gay influenced their time (baroque era). That year would see the birth of future classical or lyrical artists, such as William Boyce, while others would disappear. That year, new works would be composed, published or performed for the first time in public, such as “Rinaldo” de George Frideric Handel, for example.
All these moments, more or less notable, make the year 1711 a page in the history of classical and lyrical music to be discovered or rediscovered. soclassiq currently lists more than 40 of these moments for 1711.
1711, from day to day
Birth of Alexandre Guy PingréThat year: 1711, Classical music, French canon regular, astronomer and naval geographer (dead in 1796)
Birth of Jean-Joseph de MondonvilleThat year: 1711, Classical music, French composer and violinist (dead in 1772)
Death of Johann Nikolaus HanffThat year: 1711, Classical music, German composer and organist (born in 1663)
This was also in 1711
Birth of Joseph EyreThat year: 1711, Classical music, composer (dead in 1789). Birth of Johann Friedrich GräfeThat year: 1711, Classical music, German composer (dead in 1787). Birth of Panna CinkaThat year: 1711, Classical music, famous Hungarian-Romani violinist (dead in 1772). Birth of Davide PerezThat year: 1711, Classical music, Italian composer (dead in 1778). Death of Mihály BulyovszkyThat year: 1711, Classical music, composer . Birth of John Francis WadeThat year: 1711, Classical music, English hymnist (dead in 1786). Birth of Charles Henri de BlainvilleThat year: 1711, Classical music, French composer, cellist, musicologist and music theorist (dead in 1770).
Works (composition or publishing)
- Tomaso Albinoni (age 40)
- GiustinoIl Giustino (Opera)
- Il tiranno eroe (Opera)
- La pace generosa (Opera)
- Antonio Vivaldi (age 33)
- 12 Concertos, Opp. 3, “L’Estro Armonico”That year: 1711, Classical music (Work for orchestra with soloist)
- George Frideric Handel (age 26)
- Venus and Adonis or Behold where weeping Venus stands (Work for choir)
- A mirarvi io son intento (Song, lied)
- Conservate, raddoppiate (Song, lied)
- Quando in calma ride il mare (Song, lied)
- Sono liete, fortunate (Song, lied)
- Tanti strali al sen mi scocchi (Song, lied)
- Troppo cruda, troppo fiera (Song, lied)
- Va', speme infida (Song, lied)