Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 17 May

César de Oliveira (1977) 40 years ago Image for César de Oliveira
Jason Eckardt (1971) 46 years ago
Dieter Ammann (1962) 55 years ago
Jos Smeets (1960) 57 years ago Jos Smeets
Paul Amrod (1951) 66 years ago
Nejat Basegmezler (1950) 67 years ago Image for Nejat Basegmezler
Philippe Boesmans (1936) 81 years ago
Frantisek Kovaricek (1924) 93 years ago
Peter Mennin (1923) 94 years ago Image for Peter Mennin
Bob Merrill (1921) 96 years ago
Berthe Di Vito-Delvaux (1915) 102 years ago
Guido Masanetz (1914) 103 years ago
Sigismund Toduta (1908) 109 years ago Sigismund Toduță
Werner Egk (1901) 116 years ago Image for Werner Egk
Pascual De Rogatis (1880) 137 years ago Image for Pascual De Rogatis
Erik Satie (1866) 151 years ago Image for Erik Satie
John W. Boone (1864) 153 years ago
Johann Nepomuk Kafka (1819) 198 years ago
Nicolas Stoessel (1793) 224 years ago
Christian Hochbrucker (1733) 284 years ago

Composers that died on 17 May

Harold Shapero (2013) 4 years ago
Wilfrid Mellers (2008) 9 years ago
Edgardo Martin (2004) 13 years ago
Ikuma Dan (2001) 16 years ago Ikuma Dan
Ellis Kohs (2000) 17 years ago
Paul Dukas (1935) 82 years ago Image for Paul Dukas
Henri Cohen (1880) 137 years ago
Jacob Wilhelm Lustig (1796) 221 years ago
Johann Michael Bach (1694) 323 years ago

Composer events for 17 May

Pietro Mascagni (1890) 127 years ago
Premiere of Cavalleria Rusticana, in Rome, Italy.
Ruggero Leoncavallo (1892) 125 years ago
Premiere of Pagliacci, in Milan, Italy.
Maurice Ravel (1905) 112 years ago
Premiere of Alborada del Gracioso, in Paris, France.
Aloís Hába (1931) 86 years ago
Premiere of Dei Mutter, in Munich, Germany.
Sergey Prokofiev (1939) 78 years ago
Premiere of Alexander Nevski, in Moscow, Russia.
Frank Martin (1946) 71 years ago
Premiere of Petite Symphony Concertante, in Zürich, Switzerland.
Wolfgang Rihm (1990) 27 years ago
Premiere of Ungemahltes Bild, in Stockholm, Sweden.

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