Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 16 December

Howard Quilling (1935) 81 years ago
Rodion Shchedrin (1932) 84 years ago Image for Rodion Shchedrin
Alfred Koerppen (1926) 90 years ago
Alice Parker (1925) 91 years ago
Werner Haentjes (1923) 93 years ago
Georgi Vasilievich Sviridov (1915) 101 years ago Image for Georgi Vasilievich Sviridov
Robert Noehren (1910) 106 years ago
Stanojlo Rajicic (1910) 106 years ago
Noël Coward (1899) 117 years ago Noël Coward
Zoltán Kodály (1882) 134 years ago Image for Zoltán Kodály
Augusta (Mary Anne) Holmès (1847) 169 years ago Augusta Holmès
François-Adrien Boïeldieu (1775) 242 years ago Image for François-Adrien Boïeldieu
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770) 247 years ago Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

Composers that died on 16 December

Harold Gramatges (2008) 8 years ago Harold Gramatges
Harald Genzmer (2007) 9 years ago
Teresa Rampazzi (2001) 15 years ago Teresa Rampazzi
Marcel Quinet (1986) 30 years ago
Hanns Kötzschke (1957) 59 years ago
Camille Saint-Saëns (1921) 95 years ago Camille Saint-Saëns in 1915
Anton Absenger (1899) 117 years ago
Aleksey Fedorovich Lvov (1870) 146 years ago Image for Aleksey Fedorovich Lvov
Karol Lipinski (1861) 155 years ago
Friedrich August Kanne (1833) 183 years ago
Ludwig August Lebrun (1790) 227 years ago
Johann Adolf Hasse (1783) 234 years ago Image for Johann Adolf Hasse
Sebastián Aguilera de Heredia (1627) 390 years ago

Composer events for 16 December

Gasparo Luigi Spontini (1807) 209 years ago
Premiere of La Vestale, in Paris, Frane.
Antonín Dvořák (1893) 123 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 9 in e minor “New World Symphony”, in New York, USA.
Sergey Prokofiev (1921) 95 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto no. 3 in C major op. 26, in Chicago, USA, with Prokofiev at the piano.
Gustaf Allan Pettersson (1973) 43 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 10, in Stockholm, Sweden.
Darius Milhaud (1927) 89 years ago
Premiere of Le pauvre Matelot, in Paris, France.

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