1729. With other artists, Antonio Vivaldi, Tomaso Albinoni and George Frideric Handel influenced their time (baroque era). That year would see the birth of future classical or lyrical artists, such as Antonio Soler, while others would disappear. That year, new works would be composed, published or performed for the first time in public, such as “Lotario” de George Frideric Handel, for example.
All these moments, more or less notable, make the year 1729 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 1729.
1729, from day to day
Death of Élisabeth Jacquet de La GuerreThat year: 1729, Classical music, French musician (born in 1665)
This was also in 1729
Birth of Richard LangdonThat year: 1729, Classical music, English organist and composer (dead in 1803). Birth of Johann Gabriël MederThat year: 1729, Classical music, Dutch composer (dead in 1800). Birth of Antonio SolerThat year: 1729, Classical music, Spanish composer (dead in 1783). Death of Jean-Baptiste GouffetThat year: 1729, Classical music, French organist and composer (born in 1669). Birth of Pietro Pompeo SalesThat year: 1729, Classical music, Italian composer (dead in 1797). Birth of Ignatius SanchoThat year: 1729, Classical music, British composer, writer and grocer (dead in 1780). Birth of Antoine AlbanèseThat year: 1729, Classical music, opera singer, singer (dead in 1800). Death of LiebholdThat year: 1729, Classical music, German composer (born in 1670). Death of Attilio AriostiThat year: 1729, Classical music, Italian composer (born in 1666). Death of François Le CocqThat year: 1729, Classical music, composer (born in 1660).
Works (composition or publishing)
- Tomaso Albinoni (age 58)
- Il Satrapone (Incidental music)
- Il concilio de’ pianeti (Incidental music)
- Antonio Vivaldi (age 51)
- 6 Concertos, Opp. 11 (Work for orchestra with soloist)
- 6 Concertos, Opp. 12 (Work for orchestra with soloist)
- Georg Philipp Telemann (age 48)
- Unsre Sunden-Schuld zu heben (Work for choir)
- George Frideric Handel (age 44)
- As on a Sunshine Summer's Day (Song, lied)
- Allegro in C minor (Work for chamber orchestra)
- March in F major (Work for orchestra)