Baroque Music

Italian Composers

Giulio Caccini

1551 - 1618

Helped develop monody along with other members of the Florentine Camerata; wrote Le nuove musiche and Euridice

Giovanni Gabrielli

1557 - 1612

Jacopo Peri

1561 - 1633

Claudio Monteverdi

1567 - 1643

Girolamo Frescobaldi

1583 - 1643

Francesca Caccini

1587 - 1641

Giacomo Carissimi

1605 - 1674

Barbara Strozzi

1619 - 1677

Archangelo Corelli

1653 - 1713

Alessandro Scarlatti

1660 - 1725

Antonio Vivaldi

1668 - 1741

German Composers

Heinrich Schutz

1585 - 1672

Dieterich Buxtehude

1639 - 1707

G.F. Handel

1685 - 1759

J.S. Bach

1685 - 1750

French Composers

Jean-Baptiste Lully

1632 - 1687

Elizabeth-Claude Jacquet de la Guerre

1665 - 1729

Francois Couperin

1668 - 1773

English Composers

Henry Purcell

1659 - 1695

Compositions

Vendro, 'l mio sol

1590 - 1591

Solo Madrigal

"Tu se morta" from Orfeo

1607 - 1608

Recitative

Saul, was verfolgst du mich

1650 - 1651

Sacred Concerto

Praeludium in E major

1675 - 1700

Organ prelude

Trio Sonata Op. 3 no. 2

1680 - 1689

Sonata

Enfin il est en ma puissance

1686 - 1687

Opera

Overture from Armide

1686 - 1687

Overture

Gigue from Suite no. 3 in a minor

1687 - 1688

Gigue

When I Am Laid in Earth

1689 - 1690

Lament

Concerto Grosso in a minor

1710 - 1711

Concerto

In voler cio che tu brami

1720 - 1721

Opera

Non Komm, der Heiden Heiland

1724 - 1725

Cantata