Composers in History (Part 36)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 3501 - 3,600 of 7,002

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 3501 - 3,600 of 5,148

  • 1954-09-19 Tibor Harsanyi, composer, dies at 56
  • 1954-10-05 Flor Alpaerts, Flem composer (Tyl Uilenspiegel/Pallieter), dies at 78
  • 1954-10-06 Hakon Borresen, composer, dies at 78
  • 1954-10-23 Henri Zagwijn, composer, dies at 76
  • 1954-10-27 Franco Alfano, Italian (opera)composer (Puccini's Turandot), dies at 78
  • 1954-11-11 John Rosamund Johnson, composer, dies at 81
  • 1954-11-21 Karol Rathaus, composer, dies at 59
  • 1954-12-03 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer, dies at 70
  • 1954-12-04 Nina Vasar, wife of Russian composer Dmitri Sjostakovitsj, dies
  • 1954-12-20 Emilis Melngailis, composer, dies at 80
  • 1954-12-25 Rosario Scalero, composer, dies at 84
  • 1954-12-31 Peter Van Anrooy, conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie), dies at 75
  • 1955-01-04 Dominicus Johner, composer, dies at 80
  • 1955-01-04 Francois Rasse, composer, dies at 81
  • 1955-02-14 Charles Cuvillier, composer, dies at 77
  • 1955-02-25 Marij Kogoj, Slovenian composer, dies at 59
  • 1955-03-16 Mayhew Lake, composer, dies at 75
  • 1955-04-10 Oskar Frederik Lindberg, composer, dies at 68
  • 1955-05-02 Tadeusz Jarecki, composer, dies at 66
  • 1955-05-04 Georges Enescu, Romanian/French violist/composer (Oedipe), dies at 73
  • 1955-05-17 Francesco Balilla Pratella, composer, dies at 75
  • 1955-05-31 Raoul Gunsbourg, composer, dies at 95
  • 1955-06-01 F Melius Christiansen, composer, dies at 84
  • 1955-06-11 Marcel Louis Auguste Samuel-Rousseau, composer, dies at 72
  • 1955-06-18 Walter Rein, German composer, dies at 61
  • 1955-06-18 Willy Burkhard, composer, dies at 55
  • 1955-07-06 Paolo Gallico, composer, dies at 87
  • 1955-07-07 Franco Casavola, composer, dies at 63
  • 1955-07-17 Bronislaw Zygmunt Szulc, composer, dies at 73
  • 1955-07-25 Ilmari Hannikainen, composer, dies at 62
  • 1955-07-25 Isaak Iosifovich Dunayevsky, composer, dies at 55
  • 1955-08-09 Marion Eugene Bauer, composer, dies at 57
  • 1955-09-02 Rudolf Kattnigg, composer, dies at 60
  • 1955-10-15 Fumio Hayasaka, composer, dies at 41
  • 1955-10-20 Eino Roiha, Finnish composer, dies at 51
  • 1955-10-26 Arne Eggen, Norwegian composer, dies at 74
  • 1955-10-27 Vladimir Mikhaylovich Deshevov, composer, dies at 66
  • 1955-11-17 James P. Johnson, American jazz composer and pianist (Charleston), dies at 64
  • 1955-11-22 Joseph Guy Marie Ropartz, composer, dies at 91
  • 1955-11-27 Arthur Honegger, Swiss composer (Cantate Noel), dies of a heart attack at 63
  • 1955-11-27 Luis de Freitas Branco, composer, dies at 65
  • 1955-11-30 Josip Slavenski, composer, dies at 59
  • 1955-12-11 Franz Adolf Syberg, composer, dies at 51
  • 1956-01-03 Alexander Tikhonovich Gretshaninov, Russian/US composer, dies at 91
  • 1956-01-04 Alexandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov, composer, dies at 91
  • 1956-02-04 Peder Gram, Danish composer, dies at 74
  • 1956-02-18 Gustave Charpentier, French opera composer (Louise), dies at 95
  • 1956-02-21 Edwin Franko Goldman, composer, dies at 78
  • 1956-02-27 Gunther Ramin, German organist/composer/choir conductor, dies at 57
  • 1956-03-05 Erich Itor Kahn, composer, dies at 50
  • 1956-03-11 Sergey Nikiforovich Vasilenko, Russian opera composer, dies at 83
  • 1956-03-16 Joseph John Richards, composer, dies at 77
  • 1956-03-25 George Luther Foote, composer, dies at 70
  • 1956-03-26 Thomas Alexandrovich de Hartmann, composer, dies at 70
  • 1956-04-10 Bozidar Sirola, composer, dies at 66
  • 1956-04-10 Jozef Szulc, Polish composer, dies at 81
  • 1956-04-20 Jaap Vranken, organist/composer (Stabat mater), dies
  • 1956-04-20 Lieven Duvosel, Flemish music composer (Levensschets), dies at 78
  • 1956-04-29 Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer, dies at 75
  • 1956-05-12 Vladimir Ambros, composer, dies at 65
  • 1956-06-04 Max Kowalski, composer, dies at 73
  • 1956-06-23 Reyngol'd Moritsevich Glier, composer, dies at 81
  • 1956-06-23 Reinhold Glière, Russian composer (b. 1875)
  • 1956-07-13 Vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer, dies at 54
  • 1956-07-14 Jaroslav Ridky, composer, dies at 58
  • 1956-07-26 Miguel Bernal Jiminez, composer, dies at 46
  • 1956-08-30 Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer, dies at 70
  • 1956-09-06 Felix Borowski, composer, dies at 84
  • 1956-09-15 Henry Clough-Leiter, composer, dies at 82
  • 1956-09-21 Robert Mills Delaney, composer, dies at 53
  • 1956-09-27 Gerald Finzi, British composer (Dies natalis), dies at 55 of disseminated shingles, complicated by encephalitis
  • 1956-10-26 Walter Gieseking, German pianist/composer, dies at 60
  • 1956-11-02 Jacob Weinberg, Russian-born Jewish composer, dies at 77
  • 1956-11-04 Art[hur] Tatum, US jazz pianist/composer, dies at 46
  • 1956-12-08 Edgar Leslie Bainton, composer, dies at 76
  • 1956-12-09 Hans Barth, German-born American composer, dies at 59
  • 1956-12-12 Lorenzo Perosi, composer, dies at 83
  • 1957-01-09 Mary Carr Moore, composer, dies at 83
  • 1957-02-07 Rudolph Reti, composer, dies at 71
  • 1957-02-25 Kurt von Wolfurt, composer, dies at 76
  • 1957-03-08 Othmar Schoeck, composer, dies at 70
  • 1957-03-25 Fud Livingston, composer, dies at 50
  • 1957-04-29 Otallo Morales, composer, dies at 82
  • 1957-05-02 Tadeusz Zygfryd Kassern, composer, dies at 53
  • 1957-05-05 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer, dies at 74
  • 1957-05-17 Shalva Azmayparashvili, composer, dies at 54
  • 1957-05-29 George Bacovia [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer (Plumb), dies at 75
  • 1957-06-09 Robert Oboussier, composer, dies at 56
  • 1957-06-28 Ede Poldini, Hungarian composer (La poupée valsante), dies at 88
  • 1957-07-03 Richard Mohaupt, German composer (Bucolica), dies at 52
  • 1957-07-08 Henry Fevrier, composer, dies at 81
  • 1957-07-09 Alexander Fyodorovich Gedike, composer, dies at 80
  • 1957-07-30 Sem Dresden, Dutch composer/conductor, dies at 76
  • 1957-08-18 Wawrzyniec Zulawski, Polish composer, dies at 41
  • 1957-08-24 Albert Edward Sammons, composer, dies at 71
  • 1957-09-09 Ettore Pozzoli, composer, dies at 84
  • 1957-09-11 Petar Stojanovic, composer, dies at 80
  • 1957-09-20 Jean Julius Christian Sibelius, Fin composer (Finlandia), dies at 91
  • 1957-09-28 Luis Cluzeau-Mortet, composer, dies at 67
  • 1957-10-14 Carl Natanael Berg, composer, dies at 78