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ⓘ 1707 in music




                                     

ⓘ 1707 in music

  • October 17 – Johann Sebastian Bach marries his second cousin, Maria Barbara Bach, at Dornheim.
  • Antonio Caldara leaves his post in Mantua to become maestro di cappella to Prince Ruspoli in Rome.
  • December 1 – English composer and organist Jeremiah Clarke commits suicide in London. He is succeeded as Master of the Children of the Chapel Royal by William Croft.
  • George Frideric Handel meets Domenico Scarlatti in Venice.
  • Domenico Zipoli becomes a pupil of organist Giovani Maria Casini in Florence.
                                     

1. Classical music

  • Helft mir Gottes Gute greifen
  • Johann Bernhard Bach
  • Tomaso Albinoni – 12 Concerti a cinque, Op. 5
  • Jesus nichts als Jesus
  • Fugue in G minor, BWV 578
  • Aus der Tiefe rufe ich, Herr, zu dir, BWV 131
  • Fugue on the theme B-A-C-H in C major, BWV Anh.107
  • Capriccio in E major, BWV 993
  • Christ lag in Todes Banden, BWV 4 chorale cantata
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Der Herr denket an uns, BWV 196
  • Toccata and Fugue in C major, BWV 566a
  • Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit, BWV 106
  • Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 551
  • 6 Violin Sonatas
  • Michel Richard Delalande – Cantate Domino canticum novum, S. 72
  • Francesco Antonio Bonporti – 10 Violin Sonatas, Op. 7
  • Henri Desmarets – Confitebor tibi Domine
  • Pierre Gautier – Symphonies divisees par suites de tons
  • Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre
  • Giovanni Battista Draghi – 6 Harpsichord Suites
  • Pieces de clavecin, Livre 2
  • Figli del mesto cor, HWV 112
  • La bianca rosa, HWV 160a
  • Notte placida e cheta, HWV 142
  • Spande ancor a mio dispetto, HWV 165
  • Venne voglia ad amore, HWV 176
  • Il delirio amoroso, HWV 99
  • Dixit Dominus, HWV 232
  • Laudate pueri Dominum, HWV 237
  • Keyboard Sonata in G minor, HWV 580
  • Trio Sonata in F major, HWV 405
  • Sinfonia in B-flat major, HWV 339
  • Un alma innamorata, HWV 173
  • The Alchemist, HWV 43
  • Clori, degli occhi miei, HWV 91a
  • Tra le fiamme, HWV 170
  • Poiche giuraro amore, HWV 148
  • Care selve, aure grate, HWV 88
  • Agrippina condotta a morire, HWV 110
  • Un sospir a chi si muore, HWV 174
  • Diana cacciatrice, HWV 79
  • Stanco di più soffrire, HWV 167a
  • Ne tuoi lumi, o bella Clori, HWV 133
  • Oboe Sonata in B-flat major, HWV 357
  • Trio Sonata in G minor, HWV 391
  • Giù nei Tartari Regni, HWV 187
  • Alpestre monte, HWV 81
  • Vedendo amor, HWV 175
  • O lucenti, o sereni occhi, HWV 144
  • Il trionfo del Tempo e della Verità, HWV 46
  • Qualor legre pupille, HWV 152
  • Non sospirar, non piangere, HWV 141
  • No se emendera jamas, HWV 140
  • Nisi Dominus, HWV 238
  • Occhi miei che faceste?, HWV 146
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Clori, mia bella Clori, HWV 92
  • Ah! che troppo ineguali, HWV 230
  • Allor chio dissi addio, HWV 80
  • Salve Regina, HWV 241
  • Armida abbandonata, HWV 105
  • Clori, Tirsi e Fileno, HWV 96
  • Sarei troppo felice, HWV 157
  • Ah, che pur troppo e vero, HWV 77
  • Aure soavi e liete, HWV 84
  • Fra pensieri quel pensiero, HWV 115
  • Reinhard Keiser – Dialogus von der Geburt Christi
  • Suite in E minor, IMB 17
  • Pieces en trio, Livre 3
  • Michel de La Barre
  • Jean-Baptiste de Lully – Concert donne au soupe du roy
  • Alessandro Scarlatti
  • Ahi che sarà di me, H. 19
  • Il giardino di rose
  • Cain, overo Il primo omicidio oratorio
  • Michele Mascitti – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 3
  • Johann Pachelbel – Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit, P. 233
  • Giuseppe Torelli – Sinfonia in D major, G.29
  • Nicolas Siret – Pieces de Clavecin, Livre 1
                                     

2. Opera

  • Thomas Clayton – Rosamond, book by Joseph Addison, produced in London
  • Alessandro Scarlatti – Mitridate Eupatore
  • Nicola Fago – Radamisto
  • Agostino Steffani – Arminio
  • Johann Christoph Pepusch – Thomyris, Queen of Scythia
  • Handel – Rodrigo
                                     

3. Births

  • Zanetta Farussi, opera singer and composer died 1776
  • Edward Harwood of Darwen, composer of hymns, anthems and songs died 1787
  • May 2 – Jean-Baptiste Barriere, cellist and composer died 1747
  • Matthew Dubourg, violinist, conductor and composer died 1767
  • Herman Friedrich Voltmar, composer died 1782
  • Pietro Domenico Paradisi, composer and harpsichordist died 1791
  • December 18 – Charles Wesley, hymn-writer died 1788
  • April 10 – Michel Corrette, organist and composer died 1795
  • date unknown
                                     

4. Deaths

  • August 20 – Nicolas Gigault, organist and composer born 1627
  • June – Gaspard Le Roux, French harpsichordist born c.1660
  • February 9 – Giuseppe Aldrovandini, composer born 1665
  • December 1 – Jeremiah Clarke, composer born c.1674
  • May 9 – Dieterich Buxtehude, composer born 1637
  • September 5 – Johann Daniel Georg Speer, composer born 1636
  • date unknown – Julie dAubigny "La Maupin", opera singer born 1670
  • March 30 – Henry Hall, composer of church music born c. 1656
  • April 20 – Johann Christoph Denner, inventor of the clarinet born 1655
  • probable – Henry Playford, music publisher born 1657