Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 1 April

Alan Medeiros (1974) 43 years ago Image for Alan Medeiros
Marián Budoš (1968) 49 years ago
Robert Steadman (1965) 52 years ago
Robin Lamott (1960) 57 years ago
Don "Orfeo" Rechtman (1950) 67 years ago
Václav Riedlbauch (1947) 70 years ago Václav Riedlbauch
Graciela Paraskevaidis (1940) 77 years ago
Joan Franks-Williams (1930) 87 years ago
Leonid Bashmakov (1927) 90 years ago
Georges Barboteu (1925) 92 years ago Georges Barboteu
Jean Catoire (1923) 94 years ago
William (Laurence) Bergsma (1921) 96 years ago
Douglas Allanbrook (1921) 96 years ago
Philip Cranmer (1918) 99 years ago
Anne Marie Ørbeck (1911) 106 years ago
Walter Kaufmann (1907) 110 years ago
Casimir von Paszthory (1886) 131 years ago
Ludwig Scriba (1885) 132 years ago
Sergey Rachmaninoff (1873) 144 years ago Image for Sergey Rachmaninoff
Ferruccio Benvenuto Busoni (1866) 151 years ago Image for Ferruccio Benvenuto Busoni
Gustav Hanns Struempel (1855) 162 years ago
Robert Freund (1852) 165 years ago
Georg Riemenschneider (1848) 169 years ago
Jean Baptiste Rongé (1825) 192 years ago
Eugène Ortolan (1824) 193 years ago
Pieter Hellendaal (1721) 296 years ago Image for Pieter Hellendaal
Jean Henry D’Anglebert (1629) 388 years ago
Thomas Simpson (1582) 435 years ago

Composers that died on 1 April

David Burge (2013) 4 years ago
Anthony Foster (2012) 5 years ago
Alexsandar Obradovic (2001) 16 years ago Aleksandar Obradović
Dorothy Whitson Freed (2000) 17 years ago
Herman Roelstraete (1985) 32 years ago Herman Roelstraete
Electo Rosell (1984) 33 years ago
Scott Joplin (1917) 100 years ago Scott Joplin
Henry Ketten (1883) 134 years ago
Edmond Servel (1881) 136 years ago
Alexander Dreyschock (1869) 148 years ago
Carl Neuner (1830) 187 years ago
Louis François Chambray (1807) 210 years ago
Václav Praupner (1807) 210 years ago
Johann Vierdanck (1646) 371 years ago
Francisco de Peñalosa (1528) 490 years ago

Composer events for 1 April

George Frideric Handel (1747) 270 years ago
Premiere of Judas Maccabeus, in London, England.
Manuel de Falla (1913) 104 years ago
Premiere of La Vida Breve, in Nice, France.
Franz Schmidt (1914) 103 years ago
Premiere of Notre Dame, in Vienna, Austria.
Aaron Copland (1954) 63 years ago
Premiere of The Tender Land, in New York, USA.
Peter Wallin (1990) 27 years ago
First live performance of "The Fright of the Unknown", in Lund, Sweden.
Peter Wallin (2003) 14 years ago
First performance of "Herren er min hyrde", in Sneum, Denmark.
Jonathan Bailey Holland (2007) 10 years ago
Premiere of Song Cycle “To what purpose, April...?”

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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