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ⓘ 1600 in music




1600 in music
                                     

ⓘ 1600 in music

  • John Dowland – The Second Booke of Songs or Ayres of 2, 4. and 5. parts, including Flow my Tears
  • Thomas Weelkes – Madrigals Of 5. and 6. parts, apt for the Viols and voices
                                     

1. Classical music

  • Emilio de Cavalieri – Rappresentatione di Anima, et di Corpo, the first oratorio produced in Rome in February
  • Adriano Banchieri – Il studio dilettevole: il terzo libro delle canzonette a tre voci
                                     

2. Opera

  • Giulio Caccini – Il Rapimento di Cefalo, premiered October 8
  • Jacopo Peri – Euridice believed to be the earliest work of modern opera surviving to the present day, produced by Emilio de Cavalieri for the wedding of Henry IV of France and Maria de Medici in Florence, premiered October 6
                                     

3. Births

  • Pietro Paolo Sabbatini, composer and conductor died 1657
  • date unknown
  • probable – Etienne Moulinie, French composer died 1669
  • Carlo Farina, Italian violinist and composer died 1639