Baroque and American history timeline

  • J.S. Bach

    Believed to be that J.S Bach started and formed the baroque era
  • Elizabeth 1 dies

    Elizabeth 1 she was the last monarch of the Tudor dynasty
  • L’Orfeo

    L’Orfeo lost his lover due to a snake bite, then tried to bring her back by going to the land of the dead. Yet ended up killing her again
  • Jamestown

    establishment of Jamestown first permanent English establishment settlement in Americas.
  • L’Orfeo

    Claudio Monteverdi composed L’Orfeo and it was a court performance
  • Slavery

    slavery begins in Virginia
  • Pilgrims

    arrival of pilgrims the Mayflower arrived in America after a 66 day voyage.
  • Harvard

    Harvard college founded oldest higher education institution in the United States
  • Claudio Monteverdi

    Claudio Monteverdi dies in Venice, Italy
  • Salem witch trials

    Salem witch trials begin more than 200 people accused of practicing witchcraft
  • Clarinet

    The clarinet is invented by Johann Christoph by modifying the chalumeau
  • J.S. Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach composed and presented Brandenburg Concertos to Christian Ludwig, Margrave of Brandenburg-Schewdt