Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 20 February

Ian Crutchley (1965) 52 years ago
Colin Eatock (1958) 59 years ago
Carlo Domeniconi (1947) 70 years ago
Pawlu Grech (1938) 79 years ago
Toshiro Mayuzumi (1929) 88 years ago Image for Toshiro Mayuzumi
Zvonimir Ciglic (1921) 96 years ago
Ruth Gipps (1921) 96 years ago
Armin Schibler (1920) 97 years ago
Julius Juzeliūnas (1916) 101 years ago
Baldwin Bergersen (1914) 103 years ago
Robert McBride (1911) 106 years ago
César Geoffray (1901) 116 years ago
Antonio Veretti (1900) 117 years ago
Johannes Weyrauch (1897) 120 years ago
Emiel Hullebroeck (1878) 139 years ago Image for Emiel Hullebroeck
Feodor Stepanovich Akimenko (1876) 141 years ago
Amanda Maier (1853) 164 years ago Amanda Röntgen-Maier
Charles Auguste de Bériot (1802) 215 years ago Image for Charles Auguste de Bériot
Adalbert (Vojtech) Gyrowetz (1763) 254 years ago Image for Adalbert (Vojtech) Gyrowetz
Johann Christian Ludwig Abeille (1761) 256 years ago
Johann Peter Salomon (1745) 272 years ago
Franz Ignaz Beck (1734) 283 years ago Image for Franz Ignaz Beck

Composers that died on 20 February

Herbert Callhoff (2016) 1 year ago
Gérard Calvi (2015) 2 years ago
Merton Brown (2001) 16 years ago
Carlos Palacio (1997) 20 years ago
Toru Takemitsu (1996) 21 years ago Image for Toru Takemitsu
Gheorghe Dumitrescu (1996) 21 years ago
Ugo Amendola (1995) 22 years ago
Verdina Shlonski (1990) 27 years ago Verdina Shlonski
Ivan Brkanović (1987) 30 years ago
Adrian Cruft (1987) 30 years ago
Fikret Amirov (1984) 33 years ago Image for Fikret Amirov
Erling Kjellsby (1976) 41 years ago
David Monrad Johansen (1974) 43 years ago David Monrad Johansen
Albert Wolff (1970) 47 years ago Albert Wollff
Percy Aldridge Grainger (1961) 56 years ago Percy Aldridge Grainger, 1910s
Isidor Philipp (1958) 59 years ago
Marco Enrico Bossi (1925) 92 years ago Image for Marco Enrico Bossi
Alexander Alexandrovich Kopylov (1911) 106 years ago
Salvatore Marchesi (1908) 109 years ago Salvatore Marchesi
Luigi Rossi (1653) 364 years ago
John Dowland (1626) 391 years ago Image for John Dowland

Composer events for 20 February

Gioachino Rossini (1816) 201 years ago
Premiere of Il Barbiere de Seviglia, in Rome, Italy.
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1827) 190 years ago
Premiere of Overture “A Midsummer Night's Dream” op. 21, in Szczecin, Poland.
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1827) 190 years ago
Premiere of concert for 2 pianos and orchestra in A flat major, in Szczecin, Poland.
Anton Bruckner (1881) 136 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 4 in E flat major “Romantic” (second version), in Vienna, Austria.
Carl Orff (1943) 74 years ago
Premiere of Die Kluge, in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
George Frideric Handel (1724) 293 years ago
Premiere of Julio Ceasare, in London, England.

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