Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 17 February

Randy Gibson (1982) 35 years ago
Danny de Graan (1973) 44 years ago
Robert Scott Thompson (1959) 58 years ago Image for Robert Scott Thompson
Bujor Hoinic (1950) 67 years ago
Fred Frith (1949) 68 years ago Image for Fred Frith
Karl Jenkins (1944) 73 years ago Image for Karl Jenkins
Friedrich Cerha (1926) 91 years ago Image for Friedrich Cerha
Lee Hoiby (1926) 91 years ago Image for Lee Hoiby
Paul Fetler (1920) 97 years ago
Dorothea Anne Franchi (1920) 97 years ago
Paul Huber (1918) 99 years ago
Homer Keller (1915) 102 years ago
René Leibowitz (1913) 104 years ago
Ramón Tapales (1906) 111 years ago
Raul Paniagua (1897) 120 years ago
Richard Engländer (1889) 128 years ago
Leevi Antti Madetoja (1887) 130 years ago
Joseph Renner (1868) 149 years ago
Edward German (1862) 155 years ago Edward German
Armand Saintis (1822) 195 years ago
Domenico Lucilla (1820) 197 years ago
Henri Vieuxtemps (1820) 197 years ago Image for Henri Vieuxtemps
Giovanni Pacini (1796) 221 years ago Image for Giovanni Pacini
François Foignet (1782) 235 years ago
Arcangelo Corelli (1653) 365 years ago Image for Arcangelo Corelli

Composers that died on 17 February

Vladislav Kazenin (2014) 3 years ago
Meri Davitachvili (2014) 3 years ago Meri Davitashvili
Jan Rokus van Roosendael (2005) 12 years ago
Bob Merrill (1998) 19 years ago
Luctor Ponse (1998) 19 years ago
Sydney Watson (1991) 26 years ago
Thelonious Monk (1982) 35 years ago
Gavriil Nikolayevich Popov (1972) 45 years ago
Henri Viotta (1933) 84 years ago Image for Henri Viotta
Joseph Parry (1903) 114 years ago
Napoléon Coste (1883) 134 years ago
Ludwig Anger (1870) 147 years ago
Ferdinando Carulli (1841) 176 years ago Image for Ferdinando Carulli
Louis Marchand (1732) 286 years ago Image for Louis Marchand
Gregorio Allegri (1652) 366 years ago Image for Gregorio Allegri

Composer events for 17 February

Giuseppe Verdi (1859) 158 years ago
Premiere of Un Ballo in Maschera, in Rome, Italy
César Auguste Franck (1889) 128 years ago
Premiere of Symphony in d minor, in Paris, France.
Hector Berlioz, Ferenc Liszt (1855) 162 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto no. 1 in E flat major, in Weimar, Germany, with Liszt playing the piano and Berlioz conducting.
Gustav Mahler (1901) 116 years ago
Premiere of Das Klagende Lied, in Wien, Austria, Mahler conducting.
Giacomo Puccini (1904) 113 years ago
Premiere of Madama Butterfly, in Milan, Italy.
Yehudi Wyner (2005) 12 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto "Chiavi in Mano", in Boston, USA, with Robert Levin playing the piano and Robert Spano conducting.

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