Composer calendar

Composers that were born on 18 December

Christopher Theofanidis (1967) 50 years ago
Julia Wolfe (1958) 59 years ago
Don Walker (1941) 76 years ago
Saburo Takata (1913) 104 years ago
Moritz (Maurycy) Rosenthal (1862) 155 years ago
Edward MacDowell (1860) 157 years ago Image for Edward MacDowell
Wiktor Każyński (1812) 205 years ago
Jean Baptiste Rey (1734) 283 years ago Jean-Baptiste Rey
Alphonse V le Magnanime (1396) 621 years ago Alphonse V d'Aragon

Composers that died on 18 December

Luc Brewaeys (2015) 2 years ago
Oskar Danon (2009) 8 years ago
Daniel Pinkham (2006) 11 years ago
John Downey (2004) 13 years ago
Brunhilde Sonntag (2002) 15 years ago
Gilbert Becaud (2001) 16 years ago
Dimitris Dragatakis (2001) 16 years ago Image for Dimitris Dragatakis
Brian Brockless (1995) 22 years ago
Emanuel Amiran-Pougatchov (1993) 24 years ago
Edwin Gerschefski (1992) 25 years ago
Horatio Parker (1919) 98 years ago Image for Horatio Parker
Eugène Ketterer (1870) 147 years ago
Aloys Kettenus (1870) 147 years ago
Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1869) 148 years ago Image for Louis Moreau Gottschalk
Felice Blangini (1841) 176 years ago

Composer events for 18 December

Anton Bruckner (1892) 125 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 8 in c minor, in Vienna, Austria.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1892) 125 years ago
Premiere of The Nutcracker, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Leoš Janáček (1927) 90 years ago
Premiere of The Case Macropulos, in Brno, Czech Republic.
Anton Webern (1929) 88 years ago
Premiere of Symphony op. 21, in New York, USA.
Luciano Berio (1989) 28 years ago
Premiere of Canticum Novissimi Testamenti II, in Paris, France.
Pierre Boulez (1989) 28 years ago
Premiere of Antiphonies, in Paris, France.

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