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Composers that were born on 17 February

Randy Gibson (1982) 37 years ago
Danny de Graan (1973) 46 years ago
Robert Scott Thompson (1959) 60 years ago Image for Robert Scott Thompson
Bujor Hoinic (1950) 69 years ago
Fred Frith (1949) 70 years ago Image for Fred Frith
Karl Jenkins (1944) 75 years ago Image for Karl Jenkins
Doru Popovici (1932) 87 years ago Doru Popovici
Friedrich Cerha (1926) 93 years ago Image for Friedrich Cerha
Lee Hoiby (1926) 93 years ago Image for Lee Hoiby
Paul Fetler (1920) 99 years ago
Dorothea Anne Franchi (1920) 99 years ago
Paul Huber (1918) 101 years ago
Homer Keller (1915) 104 years ago
René Leibowitz (1913) 106 years ago
Alfred Mendelsohn (1910) 109 years ago Alfred Mendelsohn
Ramón Tapales (1906) 113 years ago
Raul Paniagua (1897) 122 years ago
Richard Engländer (1889) 130 years ago
Leevi Antti Madetoja (1887) 132 years ago
Joseph Renner (1868) 151 years ago
Edward German (1862) 157 years ago Edward German
Joseph Mertens (1834) 185 years ago
Armand Saintis (1822) 197 years ago
Henri Vieuxtemps (1820) 199 years ago Image for Henri Vieuxtemps
Domenico Lucilla (1820) 199 years ago
Friedrich Wilhelm Markull (1816) 203 years ago
Giovanni Pacini (1796) 223 years ago Image for Giovanni Pacini
François Foignet (1782) 237 years ago
Jan Jáchym Kopřiva (1754) 265 years ago
Arcangelo Corelli (1653) 366 years ago Image for Arcangelo Corelli

Composers that died on 17 February

Vladislav Kazenin (2014) 5 years ago
Meri Davitachvili (2014) 5 years ago Meri Davitashvili
Jan Rokus van Roosendael (2005) 14 years ago
Bob Merrill (1998) 21 years ago
Luctor Ponse (1998) 21 years ago
Sydney Watson (1991) 28 years ago
Gustav Křivinka (1990) 29 years ago
Thelonious Monk (1982) 37 years ago
Gavriil Nikolayevich Popov (1972) 47 years ago
Henri Viotta (1933) 86 years ago Image for Henri Viotta
Joseph Parry (1903) 116 years ago
Napoléon Coste (1883) 136 years ago
Ludwig Anger (1870) 149 years ago
Ferdinando Carulli (1841) 178 years ago Image for Ferdinando Carulli
Louis Marchand (1732) 287 years ago Image for Louis Marchand
Gregorio Allegri (1652) 367 years ago Image for Gregorio Allegri

Composer events for 17 February

Giuseppe Verdi (1859) 160 years ago
Premiere of Un Ballo in Maschera, in Rome, Italy
César Auguste Franck (1889) 130 years ago
Premiere of Symphony in d minor, in Paris, France.
Hector Berlioz, Ferenc Liszt (1855) 164 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) 118 years ago
Premiere of Das Klagende Lied, in Wien, Austria, Mahler conducting.
Giacomo Puccini (1904) 115 years ago
Premiere of Madama Butterfly, in Milan, Italy.
Yehudi Wyner (2005) 14 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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