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Composers born today

Ralph Kendrick (1972) 46 years ago
Nickos Harizanos (1969) 49 years ago
P. Kellach Waddle (1967) 51 years ago
Michael Fuchsmann (1964) 54 years ago
Zbigniew Bargielski (1937) 81 years ago
Franco Evangelisti (1926) 92 years ago
Brian Brockless (1926) 92 years ago
Denise Roger (1924) 94 years ago
André Hodeir (1921) 97 years ago
Torsten Nilsson (1920) 98 years ago
Houston Bright (1916) 102 years ago Image for Houston Bright
James Woodie Alexander (1916) 102 years ago
Dimitris Dragatakis (1914) 104 years ago Image for Dimitris Dragatakis
Todor Skalovski (1909) 109 years ago
Alexander Tcherepnin (1899) 119 years ago
Mélanie (Mel) Bonis (1858) 160 years ago Image for Mélanie (Mel) Bonis
Henri Duparc (1848) 170 years ago Image for Henri Duparc
Ferdinand Langer (1839) 179 years ago
Clémence de Grandval (1828) 190 years ago Clémence de Grandval
Thomas Attwood Walmisley (1814) 204 years ago
Eduard Tauwitz (1812) 206 years ago
Gertrude van den Bergh (1793) 225 years ago
Jan George Bertelman (1782) 236 years ago
Johann Gottfried Eckard (1735) 283 years ago
Reinhard Keiser (1674) 344 years ago
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Composers died today

Veljo Tormis (2017) 1 year ago Image for Veljo Tormis
Maks Goldins (2009) 9 years ago
Zvonimir Ciglic (2006) 12 years ago
Kaljo Raid (2005) 13 years ago
Jan Zimmer (1993) 25 years ago
Trajko Prokopiev (1979) 39 years ago Trajko Prokopiev
Ernst Gernot Klussmann (1975) 43 years ago
Launy Grøndahl (1960) 58 years ago
Lamar Edwin Stringfield (1959) 59 years ago
Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari (1948) 70 years ago Image for Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari
Felix Mikhailovich Blumenfeld (1931) 87 years ago
Louis Gregh (1915) 103 years ago
Guillaume Lekeu (1894) 124 years ago Guillaume Lekeu
Calixa Lavallée (1891) 127 years ago Image for Calixa Lavallée
Stephan Hale Alonzo Marsh (1888) 130 years ago
Jules d' Aoust (1886) 132 years ago
Auguste Joseph Franchomme (1884) 134 years ago
Jean Andries (1872) 146 years ago
Charles Michel Alexis Sola (1857) 161 years ago
Gustav Albert Lortzing (1851) 167 years ago Image for Gustav Albert Lortzing
Domenico Mazzocchi (1665) 353 years ago
Giuseppe Alfiero (1665) 353 years ago
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Premieres today

Leoš Janáček (1904) 114 years ago
Premiere of Jenufa, in Brno, Czech Republic.
Ernö von Dohnányi (1910) 108 years ago
Premiere of Der Schleier de Pierrette, in Dresden, Germany.
Alfredo Casella (1917) 101 years ago
Premiere of Elegia Eroica, in Rome, Italy.
Béla Bartók (1937) 81 years ago
Premiere of Music for strings, percussion and celesta, in Basel, Switzerland.
Igor Markevitch (1938) 80 years ago
Premiere of Le Nouvel Age, in Warsaw, Poland.
Peter Wallin (1996) 22 years ago
First performance of "Trinity Agreement", in Esbjerg, Denmark.
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