ⓘ 1734 in music

                                     

ⓘ 1734 in music

  • Approximate date of the William Dixon manuscript of music for the Border pipes.
  • March 29 – Louis-Gabriel Guillemain becomes first violinist at the Royal Academy in Dijon.
  • The subscription company called the Royal Academy of Music is wound up as a result of difficulties including arguments between Handel and his singers.
  • April 23 – Johann Sebastian Bach gives the Leipzig premiere of Gottfried Heinrich Stolzels Passion Oratorio Ein Lammlein geht und tragt die Schuld at St. Thomas Church, Leipzig.
                                     

1. Classical music

  • Herr, die Wasserstrome erheben sich, GWV 1115/34
  • Johann Sebastian Bach – 3 Chorale zu Trauungen, BWV 250–252
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach – Harpsichord Concerto in E-flat major, H.404
  • Johann Michael Bach – Furchtet euch nicht
  • Antonio Caldara – Il giuoco del quadriglio
  • Tut Busse und lasse sich ein jeglicher, GWV 1104/34
  • Ouverture in G major, GWV 466
  • Christoph Graupner
  • 12 Solos à violon ou traversiere avec la basse chiffree
  • Georg Reutter – La Betulia liberata
  • Giovanni Battista Martini – Litaniae atque antiphonae finales B. V. Mariae
  • Georg Philipp Telemann
  • Johann Joachim Quantz – 6 Flute Sonatas, RISM Q.19
  • 6 Concerts et 6 Suites
  • George Frideric Handel – Antiphons, HWV 269–274
  • Johann Adolf Hasse – Il cantico de tre fanciulli
  • Pyrmonter Kurwoche
  • Antonio Vivaldi
  • Violin Concerto in C major, RV 177
  • Vengo a voi, luci adorate, RV 682
                                     

2. Opera

  • Francesco Araia – La forza dellamore e dellodio
  • Antonio Caldara
  • Riccardo Broschi – Artaserse collaboration with Hasse, Ariosti
  • La Clemenza di Tito
  • Le Lodi dAugusto
  • Parnasso in festa, HWV 73 Serenade
  • George Frideric Handel
  • Ariodante, HWV 33
  • Giovanni Battista Costanzi – La Flora
  • Il pastor fido, HWV 8b/c revised from the 1712 version
  • Geminiano Giacomelli – Merope
  • Arianna in Creta, HWV 32 premiered
  • Johann Adolf Hasse – Larinda e Vanesio intermezzo
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi – Adriano in Siria
  • Various – Siface
  • Antonio Vivaldi – LOlimpiade
                                     

3. Publications

  • 4 Balets de village en trio, Op. 52
  • 6 Sonates dont la derniere est en trio, Op. 50
  • Joseph Bodin de Boismortier
  • 6 Sonatas for Flute and Violin, Op. 51
  • Johann Sebastian Bach – 149 Chorales, D-LEb Peters Ms. R 18
  • Giuseppe Tartini – Violin Sonatas, Op. 1
  • George Frideric Handel – Op. 3, 6 concerti grossi London: John Walsh
  • Jean-Baptiste Morin – La chasse du cerf
  • Georg Philipp Telemann – VerzeichniS der Telemannischen Musikalischen Werke
  • Jean-Joseph Cassanea de Mondonville – 6 Trio Sonatas, Op. 2
  • Michel Corrette – Premier Livre de Pieces pour le Clavecin, Op. 12
  • Giovanni Battista Somis – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 6
  • Pierre Fevrier – Pieces de clavecin, Livre 1
  • Jean-Marie Leclair – 12 Violin Sonatas, Op. 5
  • Jean-François Dandrieu – Pieces de clavecin, Book 3
  • Johann Melchior Molter – Sonata grossa in D major, MWV 4.5
  • Carlo Tessarini – Il maestro e discepolo, Op. 2


                                     

4. Births

  • December 27 – Stephen Paxton died 1787
  • June 19 – Alphonse du Conge Dubreuil died 1801
  • September 5 – Jean-Benjamin de Laborde died 1794
  • June 28 – Jean-Jacques Beauvarlet-Charpentier, organist and composer died 1794
  • August 16 – Jean-Baptiste-Louis-Theodore de Tschudi died 1784
  • July 20 – Jean-Henri Naderman died 1799
  • January 17 – François-Joseph Gossec died 1829
  • May 28 – Christoph Sonnleithner died 1786
  • July 23 – Antonio Maria Gaspare Sacchini, composer died 1786
  • April 19 – Karl von Ordoñez, composer died 1786
  • December 18 – Jean-Baptiste Rey, conductor and composer died 1810
  • September 25 – Louis-Rene-Edouard de Rohan died 1803
  • December 31 – Claude Joseph Dorat died 1780
  • date unknown – Benjamin Cooke, organist, composer and teacher died 1793
  • February 20 – Franz Ignaz Beck died 1809
  • March 18 – Joseph Schmitt died 1791
  • July 15 – Johann Ernst Altenburg died 1801
                                     

5. Deaths

  • May 24 – Georg Ernst Stahl born 1659
  • date unknown – Obadiah Shuttleworth, violinist, organist and composer
  • April 30 – Grzegorz Gerwazy Gorczycki born c. 1665
  • June 13 – Nicolaus Vetter, organist and composer born 1666
  • April 1 – Louis Lully born 1664
  • October 6 – Gottfried Reiche, trumpet player and composer born 1667
  • February 25 – Marianna Bulgarelli, operatic soprano born c. 1684