Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 17 October

Giuseppe Di Bianco (1969) 48 years ago
Ram Da-Oz (1929) 88 years ago
Luiz Floriano Bonfa (1922) 95 years ago Luiz Bonfá
Tadeusz Paciorkiewicz (1916) 101 years ago Image for Tadeusz Paciorkiewicz
Albert Markos (1914) 103 years ago
Alma Bazel Androzzo (1912) 105 years ago
Herbert Norman Howells (1892) 125 years ago Image for Herbert Norman Howells
Henri Mulet (1878) 139 years ago
Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny (1729) 288 years ago Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny
Maria Teresa Agnesi Pinottini (1720) 297 years ago

Composers that died on 17 October

Berthold Goldschmidt (1996) 21 years ago
Hans Krása (1944) 73 years ago Image for Hans Krása
Pavel Haas (1944) 73 years ago Image for Pavel Haas
Viktor Ullmann (1944) 73 years ago Image for Viktor Ullmann
Heinrich Molbe (1915) 102 years ago
Nicola Spinelli (1909) 108 years ago
Frédéric François Chopin (1849) 168 years ago Image for Frédéric François Chopin
Johann Nepomuk Hummel (1837) 180 years ago Image for Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Francisco Morera (1793) 224 years ago
Nicolas Grenon (1456) 561 years ago

Composer events for 17 October

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1831) 186 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto no. 1 in g minor op. 25, in Munich, Germany, with Mendelssohn conducting.
Franz Schubert (1841) 176 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 5 in B flat major D 485, in Vienna, Austria.
Boris Blacher (1953) 64 years ago
Premiere of Abstrakte Oper no. 1, in Mannheim, Germany.
John Cage (1954) 63 years ago
Premiere of 34'46.776'', in Donaueschingen, Germany.
Ernst Křenek (1955) 62 years ago
Premiere of Pallas Athene Weintin Hamburg, Germany.
Edison Denisov (1983) 34 years ago
Premiere of Suite “Colin et Chloé”, in Moscow, Russia.
Jay Weigel (2006) 11 years ago
Harold Sylvester's film "NOLA" featuring score by Jay Weigel

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