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Composers that were born on 17 May

César de Oliveira (1977) 41 years ago Image for César de Oliveira
Jason Eckardt (1971) 47 years ago
Dieter Ammann (1962) 56 years ago
Jos Smeets (1960) 58 years ago Jos Smeets
Paul Amrod (1951) 67 years ago
Nejat Basegmezler (1950) 68 years ago Image for Nejat Basegmezler
Joanna Bruzdowicz (1943) 75 years ago Joanna Bruzdowicz
Philippe Boesmans (1936) 82 years ago
Frantisek Kovaricek (1924) 94 years ago
Peter Mennin (1923) 95 years ago Image for Peter Mennin
Bob Merrill (1921) 97 years ago
Berthe Di Vito-Delvaux (1915) 103 years ago
Guido Masanetz (1914) 104 years ago
Sigismund Toduta (1908) 110 years ago Sigismund Toduță
Werner Egk (1901) 117 years ago Image for Werner Egk
Pascual De Rogatis (1880) 138 years ago Image for Pascual De Rogatis
Erik Satie (1866) 152 years ago Erik Satie
John W. Boone (1864) 154 years ago
Charlotte Sainton-Dolby (1821) 197 years ago Charlotte Sainton-Dolby
Johann Nepomuk Kafka (1819) 199 years ago
Nicolas Stoessel (1793) 225 years ago
Christian Hochbrucker (1733) 285 years ago

Composers that died on 17 May

Harold Shapero (2013) 5 years ago
Wilfrid Mellers (2008) 10 years ago
Edgardo Martin (2004) 14 years ago
Ikuma Dan (2001) 17 years ago Ikuma Dan
Ellis Kohs (2000) 18 years ago
Paul Dukas (1935) 83 years ago Image for Paul Dukas
Henri Cohen (1880) 138 years ago
Jacob Wilhelm Lustig (1796) 222 years ago
Johann Michael Bach (1694) 324 years ago
Giovanni Picchi (1643) 375 years ago

Composer events for 17 May

Pietro Mascagni (1890) 128 years ago
Premiere of Cavalleria Rusticana, in Rome, Italy.
Ruggero Leoncavallo (1892) 126 years ago
Premiere of Pagliacci, in Milan, Italy.
Maurice Ravel (1905) 113 years ago
Premiere of Alborada del Gracioso, in Paris, France.
Aloís Hába (1931) 87 years ago
Premiere of Dei Mutter, in Munich, Germany.
Sergey Prokofiev (1939) 79 years ago
Premiere of Alexander Nevski, in Moscow, Russia.
Frank Martin (1946) 72 years ago
Premiere of Petite Symphony Concertante, in Zürich, Switzerland.
Wolfgang Rihm (1990) 28 years ago
Premiere of Ungemahltes Bild, in Stockholm, Sweden.

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