ⓘ 1715 in music

                                     

ⓘ 1715 in music

  • Francesco Geminiani performs at the court of King George I of Great Britain, accompanied by Handel.
  • Comedie en vaudeville is staged for the first time in Paris.
  • September – Presumed staging of first Three Choirs Festival in England.
                                     

1. Classical music

  • Ach! ich sehe, itzt, da ich zur Hochzeit gehe, BWV 162
  • O heilges Geist- und Wasserbad, BWV 165
  • English Suites speculated year of composition BWV 806–811
  • Nur jedem das Seine, BWV 163
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Bereitet die Wege, bereitet die Bahn, BWV 132
  • Fugue in A major, BWV 949
  • Barmherziges Herze der ewigen Liebe, BWV 185
  • Der Himmel lacht! die Erde jubiliert, BWV 31
  • Suite in F minor, BWV 823
  • Tomaso Albinoni – 12 Concerti a cinque, Op. 7
  • Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 894
  • Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 736
  • Concerto Grosso in D minor, HWV 316
  • Antonio Caldara – Motetti a due e tre voci, Op. 4
  • Concerto Grosso in B-flat major, HWV 313
  • George Frideric Handel
  • François Couperin Concerts royaux
  • Concerto Grosso in D major, HWV 317
  • Brockes-Passion, HWV 48
  • Francesco Antonio Bonporti – Concerti a quattro, Op. 11
  • Jacques Hotteterre – Pieces pour la flûte traversiere, Op. 5
  • Gaetano Meneghetti – Violin Concerto in A major
  • Alessandro Scarlatti
  • Jean-Baptiste Loeillet – 12 Recorder Sonatas, Op. 3
  • Sinfonie di concerto grosso
  • Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre – Cantates Françoises, Livre 3
  • Stabat Mater.
  • Jean-Philippe Rameau – Thetis, RCT 28
  • Sonata à 4, TWV 43:a5
  • Johann Christian Schickhardt – 6 Concertos for 4 Recorders and Continuo, Op. 19
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
  • 6 Sonates à violon seul accompagne par le clavessin
  • Antonio Vivaldi
  • Violin Concerto in A major, RV 345
  • Violin Concerto in B-flat major, RV 363
  • Carlo Tessarini – 12 Concerti a cinque, Op. 1
  • John Walsh pub. – The Bird Fancyers Delight
  • Jan Dismas Zelenka – Capriccio in D major, ZWV 182
                                     

2. Opera

  • George Frideric Handel – Amadigi di Gaula
  • Alessandro Scarlatti – Il Tigrane
  • Giuseppe Maria Orlandini – Bacocco e Serpilla
  • Giovanni Bononcini – Astarto
  • Antonio Vivaldi – Nerone Fatto Cesare
  • Domenico Scarlatti – La Dirindina
  • Johann Augustin Kobelius – Der unschuldig verdammte Heinrich, Furst von Wallis
                                     

3. Births

  • April 11 – John Alcock, composer
  • May 11
  • January 29 – Georg Christoph Wagenseil, composer died 1777
  • April 23 – Johann Friedrich Doles, composer died 1797
  • April 19 – James Nares, composer died 1783
  • Ignazio Fiorillo, composer died 1787
  • Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach, organist and son of Johann Sebastian Bach died 1739
  • January 12 – Jacques Duphly, composer died 1789
  • April 28 – Franz Sparry, composer died 1767
  • Francesco Zoppis, composer died after 1781
  • November 16 – Girolamo Abos, composer died 1760
  • Giovanni Battista Casali, musician died 1792
  • December – Isabella Lampe, soprano and wife of John Frederick Lampe died 1795
  • date unknown
  • December 12 – Gennaro Manna, composer died 1779
                                     

4. Deaths

  • date unknown
  • July 30 – Nahum Tate, hymn-writer and lyricist born 1652
  • Diego Xaraba, Spanish organist and composer born 1652
  • October 6 – Melchior Hoffmann, composer
  • January 22 – MarcAntonio Ziani, composer born c.1653
  • February 3 – Gottfried Vopelius, composer
  • Antonio de Salazar, composer born c.1650
  • September 6 – Basilius Petritz, German composer and Kreuzkantor in Dresden born 1647
  • September 2 – Constantin Christian Dedekind, composer
  • probable
  • Vasily Polikarpovich Titov, Russian composer
  • Daniel Eberlin, composer born 1647
                                     
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  • songs, published in Paris Luigi Rossi Orfeo, premiered in Rome December 4 Daniel Eberlin, composer and Kapellmeister died c. 1715 date unknown
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