Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 1 May

Zbynek Mateju (1958) 59 years ago
Rolf Martinsson (1956) 61 years ago
Peter Kiesewetter (1945) 72 years ago
David Loeb (1939) 78 years ago
Gary Bertini (1927) 90 years ago Gary Bertini
Enrico Josif (1924) 93 years ago Enriko Josif
Felipe Padilla de Leon (1912) 105 years ago Felipe Padilla de Leon
Jón Leifs (1899) 118 years ago Image for Jón Leifs
Leo Sowerby (1895) 122 years ago
Reinhold Laquai (1894) 123 years ago
Hugo Alfvén (1872) 145 years ago Image for Hugo Alfvén
Sophia Dussek (1775) 242 years ago Sophia Corri-Dusík
Jean Matthieu Albrecht (1701) 316 years ago
Daniel Danielis (1635) 382 years ago
William Lawes (1602) 415 years ago Image for William Lawes

Composers that died on 1 May

Ángel Lasala (2000) 17 years ago
Stuart Sankey (2000) 17 years ago
Roger Cotte (1999) 18 years ago
Mirrie Hill (1986) 31 years ago Mirrie Hill
Aram Ilyich Khachaturian (1978) 39 years ago Image for Aram Ilyich Khachaturian
Johannes Weyrauch (1977) 40 years ago
Henry Filleul (1959) 58 years ago
Percy Whitlock (1946) 71 years ago
Emil Genetz (1930) 87 years ago
Antonín Dvořák (1904) 113 years ago Image for Antonín Dvořák
Luigi Arditi (1903) 114 years ago Image for Luigi Arditi
Vilém Blodek (1874) 143 years ago

Composer events for 1 May

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1786) 231 years ago
Premiere of Le Nozze di Figaro, in Vienna, Austria, with Mozart conducting.
César Auguste Franck (1886) 131 years ago
Premiere of Variations Symphoniques for piano and orchestra, in Paris, France.
Florent Schmitt (1942) 75 years ago
Premiere of Symphony for Strings “Janiana”, in Paris, France.
Krzysztof Penderecki (1980) 37 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 2, in New York, USA.

Composer birthdays, dying days and events for every day or month of the year. Select a day for all events for that day.

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