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Composers that were born on 17 May

César de Oliveira (1977) 43 years ago Image for César de Oliveira
Jason Eckardt (1971) 49 years ago
Dieter Ammann (1962) 58 years ago
Jos Smeets (1960) 60 years ago Jos Smeets
Paul Amrod (1951) 69 years ago
Nejat Basegmezler (1950) 70 years ago Image for Nejat Basegmezler
Joanna Bruzdowicz (1943) 77 years ago Joanna Bruzdowicz
David Cope (1941) 79 years ago
Philippe Boesmans (1936) 84 years ago
Frantisek Kovaricek (1924) 96 years ago
Peter Mennin (1923) 97 years ago Image for Peter Mennin
Bob Merrill (1921) 99 years ago
Berthe Di Vito-Delvaux (1915) 105 years ago
Guido Masanetz (1914) 106 years ago
Sigismund Toduta (1908) 112 years ago Sigismund Toduță
Werner Egk (1901) 119 years ago Image for Werner Egk
Pascual De Rogatis (1880) 141 years ago Image for Pascual De Rogatis
Erik Satie (1866) 155 years ago Erik Satie
John W. Boone (1864) 157 years ago
René Brancour (1862) 159 years ago
Victor Bendix (1851) 170 years ago Viktor Bendix
Antonio Scontrino (1850) 171 years ago
Charlotte Sainton-Dolby (1821) 200 years ago Charlotte Sainton-Dolby
Johann Nepomuk Kafka (1819) 202 years ago
Carl Friedrich Zollner (1800) 221 years ago Carl Friedrich Zöllner
Nicolas Stoessel (1793) 228 years ago
Friedrich Wilhelm Pixis (1755) 266 years ago
Christian Hochbrucker (1733) 288 years ago

Composers that died on 17 May

Peter Thomas (2020) 11 months ago
Harold Shapero (2013) 7 years ago
Wilfrid Mellers (2008) 12 years ago
Edgardo Martin (2004) 16 years ago
Ikuma Dan (2001) 19 years ago Ikuma Dan
Ellis Kohs (2000) 20 years ago
Günter Bergmann (1998) 22 years ago
Chalva Azmaiparachvili (1957) 63 years ago Shalva Azmaiparashvili
Paul Dukas (1935) 85 years ago Image for Paul Dukas
Constance Faunt le Roy Runcie (1911) 109 years ago Constance Faunt Le Roy Runcie
Ernesto Kohler (1907) 113 years ago Ernesto Köhler
Henri Cohen (1880) 141 years ago
Jacob Wilhelm Lustig (1796) 225 years ago
Johann Michael Bach (1694) 327 years ago
Giovanni Picchi (1643) 378 years ago

Composer events for 17 May

Pietro Mascagni (1890) 131 years ago
Premiere of Cavalleria Rusticana, in Rome, Italy.
Ruggero Leoncavallo (1892) 129 years ago
Premiere of Pagliacci, in Milan, Italy.
Maurice Ravel (1905) 115 years ago
Premiere of Alborada del Gracioso, in Paris, France.
Aloís Hába (1931) 89 years ago
Premiere of Dei Mutter, in Munich, Germany.
Sergey Prokofiev (1939) 81 years ago
Premiere of Alexander Nevski, in Moscow, Russia.
Frank Martin (1946) 74 years ago
Premiere of Petite Symphony Concertante, in Zürich, Switzerland.
Wolfgang Rihm (1990) 30 years ago
Premiere of Ungemahltes Bild, in Stockholm, Sweden.

Composer places for 17 May

Jacob Wilhelm Lustig (1796) 225 years ago

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