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ⓘ 1716 in music




                                     

ⓘ 1716 in music

  • Giuseppe Tartini hears Francesco Maria Veracini play the violin, and is inspired.
  • Antonio Stradivari – completes Le Messie violin The Messiah Stradivarius
  • July 1 – Domenico Zipoli joins the Society of Jesus. Soon afterwards he is sent on a mission to Paraguay.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann visits Eisenach, resulting in an appointment as visiting Kapellmeister.
  • Jonathan Swift conceives the idea for the Beggars Opera.
                                     

1. Classical music

  • Argre dich, o Seele, nicht, BWV 186a
  • Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange, BWV 155
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • In dir ist Freude, BWV 615
  • William Babell – The Fourth Book of the Ladys Entertainment
  • Komm, du susse Todesstunde, BWV 161
  • Herz Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147a
  • Wachet, betet, seid bereit allezeit!, BWV 70a
  • Diogenio Bigaglia – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 1
  • Louis-Nicolas Clerambault – Cantates françoises, Book 3
  • Lart de toucher le clavecin
  • François Couperin
  • Second livre de pieces de clavecin
  • Verleih dass ich aus Herzensgrund, GWV 1114/16
  • Domenico Elmi – Oboe Concerto in A minor
  • Christoph Graupner
  • Francesco Geminiani – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 1
  • Georgio Gentili – 12 Violin Concertos, Op. 6
  • Muss ich denn noch ferner leiden, GWV 1145/16
  • Evaristo Felice DallAbaco – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 4
  • Gott ist fur uns gestorben, GWV 1152/16
  • 6 Fugues, HWV 605–610
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Concerto Grosso in F major, HWV 315
  • Johann Kuhnau – Wenn ihr frohlich seid an euren Festen
  • Michel Monteclair – Musette Les festes de lete
  • Concerto for 3 Trumpets, 2 Oboes, Timpani and Strings in D major
  • Giovanni Mossi – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 1
  • Brockes Passion, TWV 5:1
  • Jean-Baptiste Loeillet – 12 Recorder Sonatas, Op. 4
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
  • Germania mit ihrem Chor, TWV 12:1c
  • Alessandro Scarlatti – Ombre tacite e sole
  • Kleine Kammermusik
  • Francesco Maria Veracini
  • Six Overtures first performed, Venice
  • 12 Sonate a violino o flauto solo e basso manuscript
  • Antonio Vivaldi
  • 12 Concerti, Op.7
  • Juditha Triumphans, RV 644
  • Violin Concerto in A major, RV 343
  • 6 Violin Sonatas, Op. 5
  • Robert di Visee – Pieces de theorbe et de luth
  • Recorder Sonata in G major, RV 806
  • Violin Concerto in D major, RV 205
  • Violin Concerto in F major, RV 292
  • Gloria in D major, RV 589
  • Violin Concerto in C major, RV 195
  • La stravaganza, Op. 4
  • Violin Concerto in D minor, RV 245
  • Violin Concerto in A major, RV 340
  • Da pacem Domine, ZWV 167
  • Deus dux fortissime, ZWV 60
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka
  • Domenico Zipoli – Sonate dintavolatura per organo e cimbalo, Op. 1
                                     

2. Opera

  • Francesco Ciampi – Timocrate
  • Johann Christoph Pepusch – Apollo and Daphne
  • Carlo Francesco Pollarolo – Ariodante
  • Alessandro Scarlatti – Carlo re dAllemagna
  • Giuseppe Maria Buini – Armida abbandonata
  • Lincoronazione di Dario, RV 719
  • Arsilda Regina di Ponto
  • Antonio Vivaldi
  • La costanza trionfante deglamori e deglodii, RV 706
  • Francesco Bartolomeo Conti – Il finto Policare
  • Antonio Maria Bononcini – Sesostri re dEgitto
                                     

3. Publications

  • François Campion – Traite daccompagnement et de composition
  • Johann Heinrich Buttstett – Ut, mi, sol, re, fa, la, tota musica et harmonia aeterna
  • Estienne Roger – Concerti a Cinque con Violini, Oboe, Violetta, Violoncello e Basso Continuo del Signori G. Valentini, A. Vivaldi, T. Albinoni, F. M. Veracini, G. St. Martin, A. Marcello, G. Rampin, A. Predieri
                                     

4. Births

  • February 9 – Johann Trier, composer
  • March 21 – Josef Seger, composer died 1782
  • April 12 – Felice Giardini, violinist and composer died 1796
  • c. 1716/17 – John Beard, tenor and actor-manager died 1791
                                     

5. Deaths

  • October 1 – Giovanni Battista Bassani, composer, violinist and organist born c. 1650
  • September 25 – Johann Christoph Pez, composer b. 1664
  • August 3 – Sebastian Duron, composer b. 1660
  • December 1 – Johann Samuel Drese, composer b. c. 1644
  • December 6 – Benedictus Buns, Dutch religious composer b. 1642
  • date unknown – Carlo Giuseppe Testore, double bass maker born c. 1665
  • November – Johann Aegidus Bach, organist and uncle of Johann Sebastian born 1645