Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 12 May

Nada Ludvig-Pecar (1929) 88 years ago
Edward Michael Mirzoyan (1921) 96 years ago
Nydia Pereira-Lizaso (1920) 97 years ago
Pierre Kaelin (1913) 104 years ago
Lennox Berkeley (1903) 114 years ago Image for Lennox Berkeley
Hyam Greenbaum (1901) 116 years ago
Ludovic Lamothe (1882) 135 years ago
Charles Bordes (1863) 154 years ago Charles Bordes
Gabriel Fauré (1845) 172 years ago Image for Gabriel Fauré
Jules Massenet (1842) 175 years ago Image for Jules Massenet
Emil Steinkühler (1824) 193 years ago
Giovanni Battista Viotti (1755) 262 years ago Image for Giovanni Battista Viotti
Franz Anton Hoffmeister (1754) 263 years ago Image for Franz Anton Hoffmeister
Johan Daniel Berlin (1714) 303 years ago

Composers that died on 12 May

Jovanka Trbojevic (2017) 5 months ago
Mervyn Burtch (2015) 2 years ago
Homer Keller (1996) 21 years ago
Marcelle de Manziarly (1989) 28 years ago
Humphrey Searle (1982) 35 years ago Image for Humphrey Searle
Irene M. Giblin (1974) 43 years ago
Gilberto Valdés (1972) 45 years ago Gilberto Valdés
Cecil Armstrong Gibbs (1960) 57 years ago
Eugène Ysaÿe (1931) 86 years ago Image for Eugène Ysaÿe
Léo Grill (1919) 98 years ago
Melesio Morales (1908) 109 years ago Melesio Morales
Francesco Malipiero (1887) 130 years ago
Ferdinand Hiller (1885) 132 years ago
Bedřich Smetana (1884) 133 years ago Image for Bedřich Smetana
Daniel-François-Esprit Auber (1871) 146 years ago Daniel-François-Esprit Auber

Composer events for 12 May

Gaetano Donizetti (1832) 185 years ago
Premiere of L'Elisir d'Amore, in Milan, Italy.
Béla Bartók (1917) 100 years ago
Premiere of The Wooden Prince op. 13, in Budapest, Hungary.
Arthur Honegger (1938) 79 years ago
Premiere of Jeanne d'Arc au Bûcher, in Basel, Switzerland.
Peter Wallin (2005) 12 years ago
First performance of "The end of Brian´s Brain" (Music Manifesto 2002, Part 23), in Billund, Denmark.

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