The 17th-century classical music greatest works Classical music, opera

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The ones you know or you must know.

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JB. Lully Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme

Theatrical music

1670
1609

L'Orfeo C. Monteverdi

Opera

H. Purcell Dido and Aeneas

Opera

1688
1643

L'incoronazione di Poppea C. Monteverdi

Opera

1640

Return of Ulysses to his Homeland C. Monteverdi

Opera

H. Purcell The Fairy-Queen

Opera

1689

JB. Lully Armide

Opera

1686
1610
1624

Other renowned works

1692 - Oedipus Henry Purcell

1692 - Hail, bright Cecilia! Henry Purcell

1686 - Acis et Galatée Jean-Baptiste Lully

1676 - Atys Jean-Baptiste Lully

1674 - Alceste Jean-Baptiste Lully

1673 - Cadmus et Hermione Jean-Baptiste Lully

1638 - Hor che'l ciel e la terra e'l vento tace Claudio Monteverdi

1636 - Musikalische Exequien Heinrich Schütz

1604 - Lachrimae or Seaven Teares John Dowland

1600 - Flow, my tears, fall from your springs John Dowland

1600 .. 1700 : the essential composers

1685-1750 Johann Sebastian Bach °

1685-1759 George Frideric Handel °

1678-1741 Antonio Vivaldi °

1681-1767 Georg Philipp Telemann

1685-1757 Domenico Scarlatti

1653-1713 Arcangelo Corelli °

1567-1643 Claudio Monteverdi °

1637-1707 Dietrich Buxtehude

1692-1770 Giuseppe Tartini

1683-1764 Jean-Philippe Rameau °

1660-1725 Alessandro Scarlatti

1632-1687 Jean-Baptiste Lully °

° : Masterpieces listed

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