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ⓘ 1712 in music




1712 in music
                                     

ⓘ 1712 in music

  • Johann Georg Pisendel joins the court orchestra at Dresden.
  • March 25 – Approximate date of the premiere of Johann Sebastian Bachs St Mark Passion pastiche at the chapel of Wilhelmsburg Castle two movements by Bach.
  • September – George Frideric Handel re-locates to London, with the permission of his patron, the future King George I of Great Britain.
  • March 18 – Georg Philipp Telemann arrives in Frankfurt to take up his new post as city director of music and Kapellmeister at the Barfusserkirche.
                                     

1. Classical music

  • Toccata in F-sharp minor, BWV 910
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Fughetta in C minor, BWV 961
  • Fantasia in G major, BWV 572
  • Suite in E minor for lute, BWV 996
  • Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 541
  • Fugue in B minor, BWV 951
  • Tomaso Albinoni – 12 Trattenimenti armonici, Op. 6
  • Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564
  • Demutiget euch nun, GWV 1144/12
  • Wer da glaubet dass Jesus sei der Christ, GWV 1171/12
  • Pieter Bustijn – 9 Suittes pour le clavessin
  • Zahle meine Flucht, GWV 1154/12b
  • Wenn wir in hochsten Noten sein, GWV 1143/12
  • Henry Carey – Setting of "The Lord My Pasture Shall Prepare" hymn by Joseph Addison
  • Evaristo Felice DallAbaco – 12 Trio Sonatas, Op. 3
  • Christoph Graupner
  • Jesus ist und bleibt mein Leben, GWV 1107/12
  • Mein Gott, warum hast du mich verlassen?, GWV 1118/12a
  • Francesco Antonio Bonporti – 10 Inventions, Op. 10
  • Arcangelo Corelli – Twelve Concerti Grossi, Op. 6 composed
  • Anne Danican Philidor – Premier livre de pieces
  • Jean-Baptiste Morin – Cantates françoises à une et trois voix, Op. 6
  • Ferdinando Antonio Lazzari – Concerto in D major
  • Giovanni Antonion Piani – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 1
  • Charles Piroye – Pieces dorgue
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
  • Benedetto Marcello – 12 Recorder Sonatas, Op. 2
  • Das ist meine Freude, TWV 8:17
  • John Loeillet – Lessons for the Harpsichord or Spinet
  • Reinhard Keiser – Brockes-Passion Text by Barthold Heinrich Brockes
  • Jean-Fery Rebel – Boutade
  • George Frideric Handel – O Sing unto the Lord a New Song, HWV 249a
  • Jacques-Martin Hotteterre – Sonates en trio pour les flûtes traversieres et a bec, violon, hautbois, Op. 3
  • Ouverture-Suite, TWV 55:A5 approx.
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka – Attendite et videte, ZWV 59
  • Francesco Maria Veracini – Il trionfo della innocenza patrocinata da S. NiccoI oratorio
  • Johann Gottfried Walther – Meinen Jesum laS ich nicht
  • Antonio Vivaldi – Violin Concerto in D major, RV 212
                                     

2. Opera

  • Teseo, HWV 9 composed
  • Andre Cardinal Destouches – Callirhoe
  • Andre Campra – Idomenee
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Il Pastor Fido
  • Antonio Lotti – Porsenna
  • John Hughes 1677-1720 and Johann Ernst Galliard d. 1747 – Calypso and Telemachus opera
                                     

3. Births

  • David Owen, harpist died 1741
  • Cecilia Young, soprano, wife of Thomas Arne died 1789
  • January
  • Sophia Schroder, vocalist at the Kungliga Hovkapellet died 1750
  • Marimutthu Pillai, Carnatic music composer died 1787
  • John Christopher Smith, composer died 1795
  • June 28 – Jean-Jacques Rousseau, polymath died 1778
  • January 24 – Frederick II of Prussia, enthusiastic amateur musician and composer died 1786
  • July – John Hebden, musician and composer died 1765
  • January 17 – John Stanley, composer and organist died 1786
  • January 26 – Giacomo Puccini, Italian composer and head of a musical dynasty died 1781
  • date unknown
  • probable – Kane OHara, playwright and musician died 1782
                                     

4. Deaths

  • Buhurizade Mustafa Itri, composer and performer of Turkish classical music born c.1640
  • April – Lambert Chaumont, organist and composer born c.1630
  • September 30 – Johann Michael Zacher, composer born 1649
  • date unknown
  • November 6 – Johann Bernhard Staudt, composer born 1654
  • Carlo Alessandro Guidi, poet and songwriter born 1650
  • August 7 – Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau, organist at Halle born 1663
  • April 29 – Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, composer
  • Juan de Araujo, Spanish composer active in South and Central America born 1646
  • August 26 – Sebastian Anton Scherer, composer born 1631
  • probable – Carlo Ambrogio Lonati, violinist, composer and singer