1749 in music


1749 in music

Events

* "None listed"

Popular Music

*"Soldiers of Christ, Arise" (hymn) by Charles Wesley

Classical Music

* George Frideric Handel - "Solomon", an oratorio

Opera

*Baldassare Galuppi - "L'Arcadia in Brenta", first opera buffa
*Jean-Joseph de Mondonville - "Le carnaval du Parnasse"
*José Nebra - "El mágico Apolonio"

Births

* June 15 - Georg Joseph Vogler, (known as Abbé Vogler) German composer, teacher and theorist (died 1814)
* December 17 - Domenico Cimarosa (died 1801)

Deaths

*February 7 - André Cardinal Destouches, French composer of opera (born 1672)
*June 11 - Johann Bernhard Bach, organist and composer, second cousin of Johann Sebastian Bach (born 1676)
*October 26 - Louis-Nicolas Clérambault, composer (born 1676)
*November 27 - Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel, composer (born 1690)
*December 19 - Francesco Antonio Bonporti, priest and composer (born 1672)
* "date unknown" - Johann Ernst Galliard, composer (born 1687)


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