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History: 1594: Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet.   1600: East India Company established 1603: Champlain exploration of St. Lawrence 1607: Jamestown, Virginia established 1611: King James Bible 1620: Bacon, Novum Organum
1620: Pilgrims in Massachusetts.
1627: Bacon, The New Atlantis 1630: Puritans in Massachusetts 1637: Descartes, Le Discours de la Méthode   1648: Peace of Westphalia

1604: Shakespeare, Othello. 1609: Kepler, Astronomia Nova. Thirty-Years War. 1632: Galileo, Dialogues Concerning Two World Systems   1638: Galileo, Two New Sciences (Thirty-Years War & Dutch War, end 1648)
    16181648
      15681648: Dutch Wars of Independence.

Music Events: 1594: Bottrigari, Il Desiderio. 1597/98: Peri, Dafne 1600: Peri, Euridice          1610: Cima, Concerti ecclesiastici 1615: d'India, Le musiche, I 1618: d'India, Le musiche, III 1621: d'India, Le musiche, IV               1636: Mersenne, Harmonie universelle.    1641: Fontana, Sonate                           
        1592: Ludovico Zacconi, Prattica di musica, Part I.       1601: Luzzaschi, Madrigali         1610: R. Dowland, A Musicall Banqvet &
Varietie of Lvte-Lessons
       1623: d'India, Le musiche, V                 1640: The Bay Psalm Book.
          1593: Girolamo Diruta, Il Transilvano, Part I.                1609: Girolamo Diruta, Il Transilvano, Part II.            1522: Ludovico Zacconi, Prattica di musica, Part II.     
                                  
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Composers:
      ca. 15251594 Palestrina Palestrina d. 1594
      1528-1599 Francisco Guerrero
      ca. 1529-1601 Costanzo Porta Porta d. 1601   
      1530-1600 Claude Le Jeune Le Jeune d. 1600   
      ca. 1530/321594 Lassus Lassus d. 1594
      1533-1604 Claudio Merulo C. Merulo d. 1604
      1535-1596 Giaches de Wert Wert d. 1596
      1539/40-1623 William Byrd Byrd d. 1623
      ca. 1545-1618 Giulio Caccini Caccini d. 1618
      1548-1611 Tomas Luis de Victoria Victoria d. 1611
      ca. 1550-1602 Emilio de' Cavalieri Cavalieri d. 1602
      1550-1605 Orazio Vecchi O. Vecchi d. 1605
      ca. 1554/57-1612 Giovanni Gabrieli G. Gabrieli d. 1612
      1557/58-1603 Thomas Morley Morley d. 1603
      1560-1613 Don Carlo Gesauldo Gesauldo d. 1613
      1562-1621 Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck Sweelinck d. 1621
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      1562-1628 John Bull Bull d. 1628
      1563-1626 John Dowland Dowland d. 1626
      1567-1643 Claudio Monteverdi Monteverdi d. 1643
      1568-1634 Adiano Banchieri Banchieri d. 1634
      1570-ca. 1630 Salamone Rossi S. Rossi d. ca. 1630
      ca. 1571-1621 Michael Praetorius Praetorius d. 1621
      1574-1638 John Wilbye Wilbye d. 1638
      ca. 1575-1628 Alfonso Ferrabosco (ii) Ferrabosco d. 1628
      1576-1623 Thomas Weelkes Weelkes d. 1623
      1583-1625 Orlando Gibbons O. Gibbons d. 1625
      1583-1643 Girolamo Frescobaldi Frescobaldi d. 1643
      1585-1672 Heinrich Schütz    

     1586-1630 Johann Schein Schein d. 1630


    1587-ca. 1640 Francesca Caccini F. Caccini d. ca. 1640


    1587-1654 Samuel Scheidt    

1592-1678 John Jenkins    

ca. 1594-1665 Tarquinio Merula    
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  1595-1642 Giovanni Battista Buonamente Buonamente d. 1642

ca. 1595-1665 Biagio Marini    
  1596-1662 Henry Lawes    
  1597-1653 Luigi Rossi    

1602-1645 William Lawes W. Lawes d. 1645

1602-1676 Pier Francesco Cavalli    

1603-1639 Caspar Kittel Kittel d. 1639
[Carissimi] 1605-1674 Giacomo Carissimi   
[Froberger] 1616-1667 Johann Froberger    
[B. Strozzi] 1619-after 1663 Barbara Strozzi    
[Legrenzi] 1626-1690 Giovanni Legrenzi    
[Cambert] ca. 1628-1677 Robert Cambert    
[Locke] 1630-1677 Matthew Locke    
[Lully] 1632-1687 Jean-Baptiste Lully    
[Buxtehude] ca. 1637-1707 Dietrich Buxtehude    
[G.M. Bononcini] 1642-1678 Giovanni Maria Bononcini    
[Stradella] 1644-1682 Alessandro Stradella    
[Charpentier] 1644-1704 Charpentier    
[Biber] 1644-1704 Biber    
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