1695 in music
The year 1695 in music involved some significant events.
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary, Z. 860 is a march, canzona, and anthem for orchestra and choir written by Henry Purcell in 1695 for the funeral of Queen Mary II of England. Parts of the piece wer...
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary - Wikipedia
Abdelazer
Abdelazer (also spelled Abdelazar) or The Moor's Revenge is a 1676 play by Aphra Behn, an adaptation of the c. 1600 tragedy Lust's Dominion.The composer Henry Purcell wrote incidental music (Z 570) fo...
The Indian Queen (opera)
The Indian Queen (Z. 630), is a semi-opera in five acts with music by Henry Purcell, first performed at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London in 1695. The libretto is a revised version of the play "Th...
Britons, Strike Home!
Britons, Strike Home! is a British patriotic song, originally an air written for a theatrical production by Henry Purcell in 1695. It was popular during the various wars of the 18th and early 19th cen...
Britons, Strike Home! - Wikipedia
Théagène et Chariclée
Théagène et Chariclée (Theagenes and Chariclea) is an opera by the French composer Henri Desmarets, first performed at the Académie Royale de Musique (the Paris Opera) on 12 April 1695. It takes the f...