Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 28 August

Geoffrey Gordon (1968) 49 years ago Image for Geoffrey Gordon
Ivo Josipović (1957) 60 years ago
Robert Aitken (1939) 78 years ago
Vilayat Khan (1928) 89 years ago Ustad Vilayat Khan
Ugo Amendola (1917) 100 years ago
Robert Irving (1913) 104 years ago
Rudolf Wagner-Régeny (1903) 114 years ago
William Garnet James (1895) 122 years ago
Ivor Gurney (1890) 127 years ago
Emil Paur (1868) 149 years ago Emil Paur
Umberto Menotti Maria Giordano (1867) 150 years ago Image for Umberto Menotti Maria Giordano
Agustín Pérez Soriano (1846) 171 years ago
Ludvig Norman (1831) 186 years ago
Albert Hermann Dietrich (1829) 188 years ago

Composers that died on 28 August

Rob Du Bois (2013) 4 years ago Rob du Bois
Alfonso Letelier (1994) 23 years ago Alfonso Letelier
José Moreno Gans (1976) 41 years ago
Bohuslav Martinů (1959) 58 years ago Image for Bohuslav Martinů
Anatolii Lyadov (1914) 103 years ago Image for Anatolii Lyadov
August Labitzky (1903) 114 years ago
William Herschel (1822) 195 years ago Willim Herschel
Johann Schobert (1767) 250 years ago Image for Johann Schobert

Composer events for 28 August

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1733) 284 years ago
Premiere of La Serva Padrona, in Naples, Italy.
Franz Joseph Haydn (1775) 242 years ago
Premiere of L'Incontro Improvviso, in Eszterháza, Hungary.
Richard Wagner (1850) 167 years ago
Premiere of Lohengrin, in Weimar, Germany.
Peter Wallin (2005) 12 years ago
First performance of movement 1 & 2 from "The Mouse", in Holsted, Denmark.

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