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Composers that were born on 8 January

Andrea Casagrande (1981) 39 years ago
Joakim Zelmerlööw (1974) 46 years ago
Frank Lee Sprague (1969) 51 years ago
Friedemann Schmidt-Mechau (1955) 65 years ago
Ric Graebner (1943) 77 years ago
Robert Moran (1937) 83 years ago Image for Robert Moran
Antal Ribáry (1924) 96 years ago
Robert Starer (1924) 96 years ago
Benjamin Lees (1924) 96 years ago Image for Benjamin Lees
Charles Mills (1914) 106 years ago
Rudolf Escher (1912) 108 years ago
Andrej Ocenas (1911) 109 years ago
Giacinto Scelsi (1905) 115 years ago Image for Giacinto Scelsi
Hamilton Forrest (1901) 119 years ago
Jaromir Weinberger (1896) 124 years ago
Werner Wehrli (1892) 128 years ago
Josué Wilkes (1883) 137 years ago
Jean Gabriel-Marie (1852) 168 years ago
William Wallace Gilchrist (1846) 174 years ago
Hans von Bulow (1830) 190 years ago Hans von Bülow
Alfredo (Carlo) Piatti (1822) 198 years ago
Sigismond Thalberg (1812) 208 years ago Image for Sigismond Thalberg
Johann Benjamin Heinrich Birnbach (1793) 227 years ago
Lowell Mason (1792) 228 years ago Lowell Mason
Philip Trajetta (1777) 243 years ago
Antonino Reggio (1725) 295 years ago
Jean Gilles (1668) 352 years ago

Composers that died on 8 January

Jan Håkan Åberg (2012) 8 years ago
Alexis Weissenberg (2012) 8 years ago
Hans Ulrich Engelmann (2011) 9 years ago
Ivo Jirasek (2004) 16 years ago
Michael Tippett (1998) 22 years ago Image for Michael Tippett
Theo Bruins (1993) 27 years ago
Mansel Treharne Thomas (1986) 34 years ago
M.K. Jerome (1977) 43 years ago
Adriano Lualdi (1971) 49 years ago
Jani Christou (1970) 50 years ago
Erich Anders (1955) 65 years ago Erich Anders
Richard Tauber (1948) 72 years ago Richard Tauber
Catharinus Elling (1942) 78 years ago
Juan Maria Guelbenzu (1886) 134 years ago
Franz Vinzenz Krommer (1831) 189 years ago Image for Franz Vinzenz Krommer
Ramón Garay (1823) 197 years ago
Arcangelo Corelli (1713) 307 years ago Image for Arcangelo Corelli
Michael de Ronghe (1696) 324 years ago
Jacobus Vaet (1567) 453 years ago

Composer events for 8 January

Max Reger (1915) 105 years ago
Premiere of the Mozart Variations op. 132, in Wiesbaden, Germany, with Reger conducting.
Alban Berg (1927) 93 years ago
Premiere of of the Lyrische Suite, in Vienna, Austria.
Othmar Schoeck (1927) 93 years ago
Premiere of Penthesilea, in Dresden, Germany.
Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (1963) 57 years ago
Premiere of Katerina Izmailova, in Moscow, Russia.
Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (1972) 48 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 15, in Moscow, Russia.
György Sándor Ligeti (1975) 45 years ago
Premiere of San Fransisco Polyphony, in San Fransisco, USA.

Composer places for 8 January

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