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ⓘ 1730 in music




                                     

ⓘ 1730 in music

  • Antonio Vivaldi and his family arrive in Prague.
  • Andre Campra becomes Inspector General of the Paris Opera.
  • April 7 Johann Sebastian Bach premieres his copy of the anonymous St Luke Passion BWV 246 BC D 6 at St. Nicholas Church, Leipzig."
  • The Beggars Opera by John Gay is so popular that a deck of playing cards based on the characters is printed.
                                     

1. Published music

  • George Frideric Handel – Sonates pour un Traversiere un Violon ou Hautbois Con Basso Continuo Composees par G. F. Handel Amsterdam: Jeanne Roger, actually a forgery by John Walsh in London - Jeanne Roger had died in 1722
                                     

2. Classical music

  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Nun danket alle Gott, BWV 192
  • Organ Sonata No. 1 in E-flat major, BWV 525
  • Violin Sonata in G major, BWV 1021
  • Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen, BWV 51
  • Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041
  • Organ Sonata No. 6 in G major, BWV 530
  • Organ Sonata No. 3 in D minor, BWV 527
  • Concerto for 2 Harpsichords in C minor, BWV 1060
  • Lukaspassion, BWV 246 now attributed to Johann Melchior Molter
  • Partita in E minor, BWV 830
  • 3 Sonatas for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord, BWV 1027-1029
  • 6 Sonates en trio suivies de concertos, Op. 28
  • 6 Suites and 2 Sonatas, Op. 27
  • Joseph Bodin de Boismortier
  • Francesco Barsanti – 9 Overtures, Op. 4
  • Diverses pieces de viole avec la basse chiffree, Op. 31
  • François Couperin – Pieces de clavecin, book 4
  • Ein Lammlein geht und tragt die Schuld Passion cantata
  • Antonio Caldara – La Passione di Gesù Cristo
  • Kommt her und schauet Passion oratorio
  • Carl Heinrich Graun
  • Philippe Courbois – Recueil dairs serieux et à boire à une et deux voix
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Allegro in D minor, HWV 475
  • Leo Leonardo – 14 Toccate
  • Benedetto Marcello – Requiem "In the Venetian Manner"
  • Matthaus-Passion, TWV 5:15
  • Fast allgemeines Evangelisch-Musicalisches Lieder-Buch
  • Johan Helmich Roman – Assaggio in G minor, BeRI 314 and 320
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
  • 6 Quadri a violino, flauto traversiere, viola da gamba o violoncello, e fondamento: ripartiti in 2. concerti, 2. balletti, 2. suonate, Hamburg: "Paris Quartets" Nos. 1–6, TWV 43:G1, 43:D1, 43:A1, 43:g1, 43:e1, 43:h1
  • Violin Concerto, TWV 51:G8
  • Nouvelles sonatines
  • Violin Concerto in D major, RV 206
  • Trio Sonata in C major, RV 82
  • Fonti di pianto piangete, RV 656
  • Qual per ignoto calle, RV 677
  • Concerto in G major, RV 575
  • Bassoon Concerto in C major, RV 477
  • Chamber Concerto in D major, RV 93
  • Antonio Vivaldi
  • Johann Theile – Ach dass ich horen sollte
  • Bassoon Concerto in C major, RV 473
  • Bassoon Concerto in A minor, RV 500
  • Par che tardo oltre il costume, RV 662
  • Haec dies quam fecit Dominus, ZWV 169
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka
  • I penitenti al sepolcro del redentore, ZWV 63
                                     

3. Opera

  • Artaserse
  • Francesco Feo – Andromaca
  • Riccardo Broschi – Idaspe
  • Arminio
  • Dalisa
  • Johann Adolf Hasse
  • George Frideric Handel – Partenope, HWV 27
  • Leonardo Vinci – Artaserse
  • Antonio Vivaldi – Argippo
  • Francesco Araia – Berenice
  • Nicola Antonio Porpora – Mitridate
  • Giovanni Battista Costanzi – LEupatra
  • Antonio Caldara – Enone
  • Joseph-Nicolas-Pancrace Royer – Pyrrhus
                                     

4. Births

  • date unknown
  • June 14 – Antonio Sacchini, opera composer died 1786
  • May 29 – William Jackson, organist died 1803
  • December 14 – Capel Bond, organist and composer died 1790
  • Pasquale Errichelli, organist and composer died 1785
  • February 23 – Cristiano Giuseppe Lidarti, composer died c. 1793
  • April 21 – Antonin Kammel, composer died 1788
  • Domenico Gallo, violinist and composer died c. 1768
                                     

5. Deaths

  • April 10 – Sebastien de Brossard, music theorist born 1655
  • William Hine, organist and composer born 1687
  • June 19 – Jean-Baptiste Loeillet of London born 1680
  • Carlo Annibale Tononi, luthier born 1675
  • October 15 – Jean Baptiste Senaille, virtuoso violinist and composer born 1687
  • date unknown
  • August 31 – Gottfried Finger, composer born c. 1655
  • May 27 – Leonardo Vinci, composer born 1690
  • probable
  • Charles Piroye, composer born c.1670
  • Filippo Amadei, composer