Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 16 October

Stephen Duckett (1979) 38 years ago
Erkki Sven Tüür (1959) 58 years ago Image for Erkki Sven Tüür
Leonid Desiatnikov (1955) 62 years ago
Cesar Bresgen (1913) 104 years ago
William Leonard Reed (1910) 107 years ago
Fritz von Bose (1865) 152 years ago
Henryk Pachulski (1859) 158 years ago
Joseph Hollman (1852) 165 years ago Image for Joseph Hollman
Franz Doppler (1821) 196 years ago
Pieter van Maldere (1729) 288 years ago
Domenico Zipoli (1688) 329 years ago
Jan [Johann] Dismas Zelenka (1679) 338 years ago Image for Jan [Johann] Dismas Zelenka

Composers that died on 16 October

Rupert Gottfried Frieberger (2016) 1 year ago
Charles Hamm (2011) 6 years ago
René Sylviano (1993) 24 years ago
Boris Papandopoulo (1991) 26 years ago Boris Papandopulo
Jakov Gotovac (1982) 35 years ago
Revaz Ilyitch Lagidze (1981) 36 years ago Revaz Lagidze
Ralph Benatzky (1957) 60 years ago
Percy Code (1953) 64 years ago
Sir Granville Ransome Bantock (1946) 71 years ago Image for Sir Granville Ransome Bantock
Ludolf Nielsen (1939) 78 years ago
Alberto Nepomuceno (1920) 97 years ago
Guillaume Meynne (1883) 134 years ago
Bernhard Breuer (1877) 140 years ago
Sylvius Leopold Weiss (1750) 267 years ago
Giovanni Maria Capelli (1726) 291 years ago
Adam Václav Michna z Otradovic (1676) 341 years ago
Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1621) 396 years ago Image for Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck

Composer events for 16 October

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1893) 124 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 6 in b minor op. 74 “Pathétique”, in St. Petersburg, with Tchaikovsky conducting.
Arnold Schoenberg (1912) 105 years ago
Premiere of Pierrot Lunaire op. 21, in Berlin, Germany, with Schönberg conducting.
Zoltán Kodály (1926) 91 years ago
Premiere of Háry János, in Budapest, Hungary.
Aaron Copland (1942) 75 years ago
Premiere of Rodeo, in New York, USA.
Krzysztof Penderecki (1960) 57 years ago
Premiere of Anaklasis, in Donaueschingen, Germany.

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