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Composers that were born on 2 January

Eric Whitacre (1970) 50 years ago
Patrizio Marrone (1961) 59 years ago
Volker Blumenthaler (1951) 69 years ago Image for Volker Blumenthaler
Stephen Tosh (1949) 71 years ago
Vassily Pavlovich Lobanov (1947) 73 years ago
Péter Eötvös (1944) 76 years ago Péter Eötvös
Maija Einfelde (1939) 81 years ago
Franz Hummel (1939) 81 years ago
Ángel Oliver Pina (1937) 83 years ago
Iván Erőd (1936) 84 years ago
Tiberiu Olah (1928) 92 years ago
Stanislaw Mronski (1926) 94 years ago Stanislaw Mronski
Nico Schuyt (1922) 98 years ago
Robert Elmore (1913) 107 years ago
Gardner Read (1913) 107 years ago Image for Gardner Read
Barbara Pentland (1912) 108 years ago
Jānis Ķepītis (1908) 112 years ago
Salvador Ley (1907) 113 years ago
Michael Tippett (1905) 115 years ago Image for Michael Tippett
Johann Baptist Hilber (1891) 129 years ago Johann Baptist Hilber
Sandor Erkel (1846) 174 years ago Sándor Erkel
Milii Balakirev (1837) 183 years ago Image for Milii Balakirev
František (Franz) Xaver Brixi (1732) 288 years ago
Jean Jacques Baptiste Anet (1676) 344 years ago

Composers that died on 2 January

Francis Bayer (2004) 16 years ago
Rolf Liebermann (1999) 21 years ago Image for Rolf Liebermann
Peter Jona Korn (1998) 22 years ago
Karl Ahrendt (1993) 27 years ago Image for Karl Ahrendt
Vladimir Ussachevsky (1990) 30 years ago
Ivana Lang (1982) 38 years ago
Erroll Garner (1977) 43 years ago Erroll Garner
Alexis Roland-Manuel (1966) 54 years ago
Sabine Baring-Gould (1924) 96 years ago Sabine Baring-Gould
Carl Goldmark (1915) 105 years ago Károly Goldmark
Domenico Zipoli (1726) 294 years ago

Composer events for 2 January

Richard Wagner (1843) 177 years ago
Premiere of Der Fliegende Holländer, in Dresden, Germany, with Wagner conducting.
Camille Saint-Saëns, Pablo Martin Melinton Sarasate de Navasquez (1881) 139 years ago
Premiere of Saint-Saëns's violin concerto no. 3 in b minor op. 61, in Paris, France, with Sarasate on the violin

Composer birthdays, dying days and events for every day or month of the year. Select a day for all events for that day.

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