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Composers that were born on 26 May

Todd Goodman (1977) 44 years ago
Dorothée Hahne (1966) 55 years ago Dorothée Hahne
Howard Goodall (1958) 63 years ago Howard Goodall
Alexander Rahbari (1948) 73 years ago Alexander Rahbari
Philip Bračanin (1942) 79 years ago
John Maxwell Geddes (1941) 80 years ago
Imants Kalnins (1941) 80 years ago Imants Kalniņš
Sook Ja Oh (1941) 80 years ago
Charles Pizer (1941) 80 years ago
Michel Merlet (1939) 82 years ago
William Bolcom (1938) 83 years ago Image for William Bolcom
Yehuda Yannay (1937) 84 years ago Yehuda Yannay
Alfred Kunz (1929) 92 years ago
Miles Davis (1926) 95 years ago Miles Davis
Maria de Lourdes Martins (1926) 95 years ago
Willem Hendrik Zwart (1925) 96 years ago Image for Willem Hendrik Zwart
Louis Thomas Hardin (1916) 105 years ago
Shena Fraser (1910) 111 years ago
Eugen Kapp (1908) 113 years ago
Gérard Bertouille (1898) 123 years ago
Ernst Bacon (1898) 123 years ago Image for Ernst Bacon
Eugene Goossens (1893) 128 years ago Image for Eugene Goossens
Samuel Feinberg (1890) 131 years ago
Al Jolson (1886) 135 years ago Al Jolson
Alice Barnett (1886) 135 years ago
Arthur Coquard (1846) 175 years ago Arthur Coquard
Felipe Gutierrez Espinosa (1825) 196 years ago
Dirk Janszoon Sweelinck (1591) 430 years ago

Composers that died on 26 May

Jonathan Whitehead (2020) 1 year ago
Antonio Braga (2009) 12 years ago Antonio Braga
Anita Hewitt-Jones (2007) 14 years ago
Cor de Groot (1993) 28 years ago
Constantin Bobescu (1992) 29 years ago
José Muñoz Molleda (1988) 33 years ago
Victor Herbert (1924) 97 years ago Victor Herbert in New York, April 1914
Jan Blockx (1912) 109 years ago
Aimé Maillart (1871) 150 years ago Louis-Aimé Maillart
Carl Augustin Grenser (1864) 157 years ago Carl Augustin Grenser
Johann Caspar Seyfert (1767) 254 years ago

Composer events for 26 May

Igor Stravinsky (1914) 107 years ago
Premiere of Le Rossignol, in Paris, France.
Karlheinz Stockhausen (1953) 68 years ago
Premiere of Kontrapunkte, in Cologne, Germany.
György Sándor Ligeti (1966) 55 years ago
Premiere of Nouvelles Aventures, in Hamburg, Germany.

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