Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 24 May

Rodney Sharman (1958) 59 years ago
Philip Fried (1955) 62 years ago Image for Philip Fried
Michael Horwood (1947) 70 years ago
Konrad Boehmer (1941) 76 years ago
Tom Phillips (1937) 80 years ago
Hans-Martin Linde (1930) 87 years ago Image for Hans-Martin Linde
Sadao Bekku (1922) 95 years ago
Martin Kalmanoff (1920) 97 years ago
Harry Parr Davies (1914) 103 years ago Harry Parr-Davies
Marģeris Zariņš (1910) 107 years ago
Krešimir Fribec (1908) 109 years ago
(Johan) Hilding Hallnäs (1903) 114 years ago
Paul Paray (1886) 131 years ago
Arturo Luzzatti (1875) 142 years ago
Richard Hofmann (1831) 186 years ago
Louis-François Dauprat (1781) 236 years ago
Joseph Ignaz Schnabel (1767) 250 years ago
Ferdinand Fränzl (1767) 250 years ago

Composers that died on 24 May

Jurgis Gaižauskas (2009) 8 years ago
Jacob Druckman (1996) 21 years ago
Richard Hall (1982) 35 years ago
Edward K. "Duke" Ellington (1974) 43 years ago Image for Edward K. "Duke" Ellington
Annette von Droste-Hülshoff (1848) 169 years ago Annette von Droste-Hülshoff
Friedrich Ernst Fesca (1826) 191 years ago
Jan Zach (1773) 244 years ago

Composer events for 24 May

Ludwig van Beethoven (1803) 214 years ago
Premiere of violin sonata in A major op. 47 “Kreutzer Sonata”, in Vienna, Austria, with Beethoven at the piano.
Heinrich Marschner (1833) 184 years ago
Premiere of Hans Heiling, in Berlin, Germany.
Léo Delibes (1873) 144 years ago
Premiere of Le Roi l'a Dit, in Paris, France.
Frederick Delius (1906) 111 years ago
Premiere of Sea Drift, in Essen, Germany.
Béla Bartók (1918) 99 years ago
Premiere of Duke Bluebeard's Castle op. 11, in Budapest, Hungary.
Erik Satie (1921) 96 years ago
Premiere of La Piège de Méduse, in Paris, France.
Arvo Pärt (1990) 27 years ago
Premiere of Berliner Messe, in Berlin, Germany.

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