Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 23 April

Panayiotis Kokoras (1974) 43 years ago
Stathis Giftakis (1967) 50 years ago
Andersen Viana (1962) 55 years ago Image for Andersen Viana
Tatyana Divina (1955) 62 years ago
Jorge Antunes (1942) 75 years ago Image for Jorge Antunes
Elizabeth Vercoe (1941) 76 years ago Image for Elizabeth Vercoe
Arthur Frackenpohl (1924) 93 years ago Image for Arthur Frackenpohl
Louis Barron (1920) 97 years ago
Bülent Arel (1919) 98 years ago
Talivaldis Kenins (1919) 98 years ago
Jan Meyerowitz (1913) 104 years ago
Bernard Brindel (1912) 105 years ago Image for Bernard Brindel
Henry Barraud (1900) 117 years ago Image for Henry Barraud
Ary Verhaar (1900) 117 years ago
Sergey Prokofiev (1891) 126 years ago Image for Sergey Prokofiev
Arthur Farwell (1872) 145 years ago
Dame Ethel Mary Smyth (1858) 159 years ago Image for Dame Ethel Mary Smyth
Ruggero Leoncavallo (1857) 160 years ago Image for Ruggero Leoncavallo
Louis (Lazarus) Lewandowski (1821) 196 years ago
Alessandro Rolla (1757) 260 years ago Image for Alessandro Rolla
Martin Rinckart (1586) 431 years ago Martin Rinckart
Georgius Macropedius (1487) 530 years ago
Robert Fayrfax (1464) 554 years ago

Composers that died on 23 April

Patric Standford (2014) 3 years ago
Peter Lieberson (2011) 6 years ago
Juan Tizol (1984) 33 years ago Juan Tizol
Heinrich Konietzny (1983) 34 years ago Image for Heinrich Konietzny
Krzysztof Komeda (1969) 48 years ago
Jesús Castillo (1946) 71 years ago Image for Jesús Castillo
Karl Komzak (1905) 112 years ago
Franz Sebastian Haindl (1812) 205 years ago
Maria Antonia Walpurga (1780) 237 years ago
Jean Henry D’Anglebert (1691) 326 years ago

Composer events for 23 April

Heinrich Schütz (1627) 390 years ago
Premiere of Dafne, in Torgau, Germany.
Milii Balakirev (1909) 108 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 2 in d minor, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
André Jolivet (1948) 69 years ago
Premiere of the Concerto for Ondes Martenot and Orchestra, in Vienna, Austria.
Olivier Messiaen (1953) 64 years ago
Premiere of Livre d'Orgue, Stuttgart, Germany, with Messiaen at the organ.
Iannis Xenakis (1963) 54 years ago
Premiere of Stratégie, in Venice, Italy.
Wolfgang Rihm (1988) 29 years ago
Premiere of the Chiffre-Zyklus, in Witten, Germany.
Laurent Mettraux (2007) 10 years ago
First performance of the Suite for three flutes in Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

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