1691 in music

The year 1691 in music involved some significant events.

List of years in music (table)


Published popular musicEdit

  • "The Bachelor's Answer to the Helpless Maiden"[1]
  • "The Charming Regent's Wish"[2]

Classical musicEdit



The following operas were composed:




  1. ^ "A New SONG, Call'd The Batchellor's Anſwer TO THE Helpleſs Maiden". English Broadside Ballad Archive. Retrieved 28 January 2019.
  2. ^ Pepys Library (Cambridge) (1978). Catalogue of the Pepys Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge. Boydell & Brewer. p. 360. ISBN 978-0-85991-315-7.
  3. ^ William Henry Husk (1857). An Account of the Musical Celebrations on St. Cecilia's Day: In the Sixteenth, Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries. To which is Appended a Collection of Odes on St. Cecilia's Day. Bell and Daldy. p. 159.
  4. ^ David Mason Greene (1985). Greene's Biographical Encyclopedia of Composers. Reproducing Piano Roll Fnd. p. 148. ISBN 978-0-385-14278-6.