Composers in History (Part 42)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 4101 - 4,200 of 7,005

  • 1898-06-15 Thomas Henry Wait Armstrong, English organist and composer, born in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire (d. 1994)
  • 1898-06-19 Paul Muller-Zurich, composer
  • 1898-06-27 Tibor Harsanyi, composer
  • 1898-07-06 Hanns Eisler, German/US composer/German DR-minister for propaganda
  • 1898-07-07 Hanns Eisler, composer
  • 1898-07-09 Marcel Delannoy, composer
  • 1898-07-15 Noel Gay, [Richard Moxon Armitage], composer
  • 1898-07-15 Norman Demuth, composer
  • 1898-07-19 Juan Bautista Plaza-Alfonzo, composer
  • 1898-07-21 Ernest Willem Mulder, composer
  • 1898-09-05 Ebbe Hamerik, composer
  • 1898-09-12 Salvador Bacarisse, Spanish composer (d. 1963)
  • 1898-09-26 George Gershwin, [Jacob Gershvin], Bkln, composer (Rhapsody in Blue)
  • 1898-09-27 Vincent (Miller) Youmans, US composer/songwriter (Tea for Two)
  • 1898-09-30 Johannes Rontgen, composer
  • 1898-10-01 Karl Rankl, Austrian-born British composer and conductor (Covent Garden Opera Company), born in Gaaden (d. 1968)
  • 1898-10-08 Clarence Williams, composer
  • 1898-10-15 Gunther Ramin, composer
  • 1898-10-22 Marcel Mihalovici, composer
  • 1898-10-26 Beryl Rubinstein, composer
  • 1898-10-29 Emmanuel Bondeville, composer
  • 1898-11-18 Oswald Erich Sehlbach, composer
  • 1898-12-03 Lev Konstantinovich Knipper, composer
  • 1898-12-13 Daniel Lazarus, French composer (d. 1964)
  • 1898-12-14 Frederick Douglass Hall, American composer, born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1982)
  • 1898-12-15 Fernando Remacha, composer
  • 1898-12-29 Jeanne Leleu, composer
  • 1899-01-01 Juozas Tallat-Kelpsa, composer
  • 1899-01-01 Raymond Loucheur, composer
  • 1899-01-02 Alexander Tcherepnin, composer, born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • 1899-01-07 Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, composer/pianist (Les Biches), born in Paris, France
  • 1899-01-19 [John] Herbert Whitton Sumsion, organist/composer
  • 1899-01-20 Alexander Tcherepnin, composer
  • 1899-01-27 Granville English, composer
  • 1899-02-12 Albert Huybrechts, composer
  • 1899-02-15 Georges Auric, Lodve France, Composer
  • 1899-02-27 Sulo Nikolai Salonen, composer
  • 1899-03-05 Patrick Hadley, composer
  • 1899-03-10 Finn Hoffding, composer
  • 1899-03-13 Pancho Vladigerov, composer
  • 1899-03-26 William Baines, composer
  • 1899-04-13 Alexander Alexandrovich Davidenko, composer
  • 1899-04-21 Clement D'Hooghe, Belgian composer
  • 1899-04-21 Randall Thompson, American composer (Trip to Nahant), born in NYC, New York

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1899-04-29 Duke Ellington, American bandleader, composer and pianist (Take the A Train), born in Washington, District of Columbia (d. 1974)

Jazz Musician and Composer Duke Ellington
Jazz Musician and Composer
Duke Ellington
  • 1899-04-29 Karl Yngve Skold, composer
  • 1899-06-01 Werner Janssen, American conductor/composer (New Years Eve in NY), born in NYC, New York
  • 1899-06-04 Leo Spies, Russian-born German composer, born in Moscow (d. 1965)
  • 1899-06-11 George Frederick McKay, composer
  • 1899-06-13 Carlos Chavez, Mexico City, conductor/composer (Sinfonia India)
  • 1899-06-20 Anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer
  • 1899-06-21 Pavel Haas, Czech Jewish composer killed during the Holocaust, born in Brno (d. 1944)
  • 1899-06-23 Alexander Moiseyevich Veprik, composer
  • 1899-07-03 Klimenty Arkad'yevich Korchmaryov, composer
  • 1899-07-03 Otto Reinhold, composer
  • 1899-07-05 Domingo Santa Cruz Wilson, composer
  • 1899-07-30 John Woods Duke, composer
  • 1899-08-14 Jaroslav Jeremias, composer
  • 1899-08-31 Walter Muller von Kulm, composer
  • 1899-09-09 Louis Cheslock, composer
  • 1899-09-23 William Levi Dawson, composer
  • 1899-09-24 Eduardo Hernandez Moncada, composer
  • 1899-10-01 Lajos Bardos, composer
  • 1899-10-05 Boleslaw Woytowicz, composer
  • 1899-10-13 Marcelle de Manziarly, composer
  • 1899-11-20 Juan Vicente Lecuna, composer
  • 1899-11-24 Jan Adam Maklakiewicz, composer
  • 1899-11-29 Gustave Reese, composer
  • 1899-12-13 Yusef Greiss, composer
  • 1899-12-31 Silvestre Revueltas, Santiago Papasquiaro Mexico, composer (Sensemaya)
  • 1900-01-03 Maurice Jaubert, composer
  • 1900-01-06 Pierre-Octave Ferroud, French composer (Sarabande, Jeunesse)
  • 1900-01-09 Joseph Frederick Wagner, composer
  • 1900-01-12 Vaino Hannikainen, composer
  • 1900-01-13 Yasuji Kiyose, composer
  • 1900-01-20 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer
  • 1900-01-22 Franz Salmhofer, composer
  • 1900-01-28 Michael Dewar Head, composer
  • 1900-01-29 Marco Tajcevic, composer
  • 1900-01-30 Isaak Iosifovich Dunayevsky, composer
  • 1900-02-08 Guy Douglas Hamilton Warrack, composer
  • 1900-02-20 Antonio Veretti, composer
  • 1900-02-23 Elinor Remick Warren, composer
  • 1900-03-02 Kurt J Weill, Dessau Germany, composer/Brecht collaborator (Mahogany)
  • 1900-03-07 Evald Aav, Estonian composer (Vikerlased), born in Tallinn (d. 1939) [OS 22 Feb]
  • 1900-03-12 Zoltan Vasarhelyi, composer
  • 1900-03-17 Alfred Newman, composer (Love is a Many Splendored Thing), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1900-03-21 Paul Klecki/Kletzki, Polish violinist/composer/conductor
  • 1900-03-23 Jose Antonio Calcano, composer
  • 1900-03-26 Isadore Freed, composer
  • 1900-03-28 Achille Longo, composer
  • 1900-04-06 Andres Sas, Belgian Peruvian composer, born in Paris (d. 1967)
  • 1900-04-20 Fred Raymond, composer
  • 1900-04-23 Ary Verhaar, Dutch composer, dies at 93
  • 1900-04-23 Henry Barraud, composer
  • 1900-05-05 Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt, German composer/conductor (Hassan gewinnt)
  • 1900-05-14 Leo Smit, Dutch composer who died in a Nazi extermination camp, born in Amsterdam (d. 1943)
  • 1900-05-17 Nicolai Berezowsky, composer
  • 1900-06-02 David Wynne, Welsh composer (Owain ab Urien), born in Penderyn (d. 1983)
  • 1900-06-12 Amadeo Roldan, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 4101 - 4,200 of 5,147

  • 1971-02-15 Marian Viktorovich Koval, composer, dies at 63
  • 1971-02-21 Adolph Weiss, composer, dies at 79
  • 1971-02-22 Rudolf Mauersberger, composer, dies at 82
  • 1971-02-26 Josef Berg, Czech composer, dies at 43
  • 1971-03-09 Jean-Pierre Guezek, composer, dies at 36
  • 1971-03-10 Mabel Wheeler Daniels, composer, dies at 92
  • 1971-03-13 Piero Coppola, composer, dies at 82
  • 1971-03-23 Armin Loos, German-born American composer, dies at 67
  • 1971-03-28 Felix Wolfes, composer, dies at 78

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1971-04-06 Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer (Le Sacre du Printemps), dies of pneumonia at 88

Composer Igor Stravinsky
Composer
Igor Stravinsky
  • 1971-04-17 Roberto Lupi, composer, dies at 62
  • 1971-04-18 Masao Oki, Japanese composer (Symphony No.5 Atomic Bomb), dies at 69
  • 1971-04-25 Max Drischner, composer, dies at 80
  • 1971-05-10 Mihail Jora, Romanian composer, dies at 79
  • 1971-05-10 Shukichi Mitsukuri, composer, dies at 75
  • 1971-05-13 Valerian Mikhaylovich Bogdanov-Berezovsky, composer, dies 67
  • 1971-05-19 Bernard Wagenaar, Neth/US composer, dies at 76
  • 1971-05-25 Mark Brunswick, composer, dies at 69
  • 1971-05-29 Max Trapp, German composer, dies at 83
  • 1971-05-30 Marcel Dupré, French organist and composer (b. 1886)
  • 1971-06-06 Arnold Elston, composer, dies at 63
  • 1971-06-23 Walter Schulthess, composer, dies at 76
  • 1971-06-26 Guillermo Uribe Holguin, composer, dies at 91
  • 1971-06-26 Juan Manen, composer, dies at 88
  • 1971-07-02 Edward Ballantine, composer, dies at 84
  • 1971-07-24 Alan Rawsthorne, composer, dies at 66
  • 1971-07-25 Leroy Robertson, composer, dies at 74
  • 1971-07-27 Bernhard Paumgartner, Austrian conductor/composer, dies at 83
  • 1971-08-05 Josef Stanislav, composer, dies at 74
  • 1971-08-23 Gisela Hernandez Gonzalo, composer, dies at 58
  • 1971-08-26 Francesco Santoliquido, composer, dies at 88
  • 1971-10-03 Sean O Riada, composer, dies at 40
  • 1971-10-08 Johanna Bordewijk-Roepman, composer, dies at 79
  • 1971-10-24 Carl Ruggles, US composer (Evocations), dies at 95
  • 1971-10-24 Fernand Quinet, Belgian composer/conductor (Guerre), dies at 73
  • 1971-10-28 Yves de La Casiniere, composer, dies at 74
  • 1971-10-30 Osvald Chlubna, composer, dies at 78
  • 1971-11-27 Jakabs Medins, composer, dies at 86
  • 1971-11-29 Heinz Tiessen, German composer, dies at 84
  • 1971-12-06 Hugo Godron, Dutch composer, dies at 71
  • 1971-12-23 Carlo Jachino, composer, dies at 84
  • 1971-12-25 Byron Arnold, composer, dies at 70
  • 1971-12-28 Maximilian Raoul Walter Steiner, composer, dies at 83
  • 1971-12-30 Jan Mul, Dutch composer, dies at 60
  • 1972-01-04 Carl-Olof Anderberg, composer, dies at 57
  • 1972-01-10 Sverre Jordan, composer, dies at 82
  • 1972-01-18 Rudolf Wittelsbach, composer, dies at 69
  • 1972-01-30 Karel Boleslav Jirak, composer, dies at 81
  • 1972-01-31 Istvan Szelenyi, composer, dies at 67
  • 1972-02-14 Lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Dike), dies at 65
  • 1972-02-17 Gavril Nikolayevich Popov, composer, dies at 67
  • 1972-02-20 Herbert Menges, composer, dies at 69
  • 1972-02-23 Michael Taube, composer, dies at 81
  • 1972-03-01 Victor Babin, composer, dies at 63
  • 1972-03-05 Nils Bjorkander, composer, dies at 78
  • 1972-04-03 Ferde Ferdinand Rudolph von Grofe, composer, dies at 80
  • 1972-04-03 Ferde Grofe, US composer (Grand Canyon Suite), dies at 80
  • 1972-04-04 Stefan Wolpe, German composer (Zeus & Elidco), dies at 69
  • 1972-04-12 Henri Potiron, composer, dies at 89
  • 1972-04-26 Margaret A R Bonds, US pianist/composer/arranger, dies at 59
  • 1972-05-16 Maxime Dumoulin, composer, dies at 79
  • 1972-05-18 Eero Aukusti Sipila, composer, dies at 53
  • 1972-05-30 Margaret Ruthven Lang, composer, dies at 104
  • 1972-06-02 Franz Philipp, composer, dies at 81
  • 1972-06-04 Godfried Devreese, composer, dies at 79
  • 1972-06-21 Seth Bingham, composer, dies at 90
  • 1972-07-16 Giorgio Nataletti, composer, dies at 65
  • 1972-07-16 Max Zehnder, Swiss composer, dies at 70
  • 1972-07-22 Hugo Kauder, Austrian composer, dies at 84
  • 1972-07-22 Pavel Borkovek, composer, dies at 78
  • 1972-08-02 Rudolph Ganz, Swiss-born American composer, dies at 95
  • 1972-08-09 Richard Elsasser, American composer and organist , dies at 45
  • 1972-08-15 Alf Thorbald Hurum, composer, dies at 89
  • 1972-08-16 John Barnes Chance, composer, dies at 39
  • 1972-08-23 Balis Dvarionas, composer, dies at 68
  • 1972-08-25 Juan Carlos Paz, composer, dies at 71
  • 1972-08-25 Robert Denzler, composer, dies at 80
  • 1972-08-29 Rene Leibowitz, composer, dies at 59
  • 1972-09-01 May Aufderheide, composer, dies at 84
  • 1972-09-15 Ulvi Cemal Erkin, composer, dies at 66
  • 1972-09-28 Maurice Thiriet, composer, dies at 66
  • 1972-10-14 Joseph Kaminski, composer, dies at 68
  • 1972-11-12 Rudolf Friml, Czech/US composer (Bohemian suite), dies at 92
  • 1972-11-16 Andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer, dies at 87
  • 1972-11-18 Segundo Luis Moreno Andrade, composer, dies at 90
  • 1972-11-21 Karel Haba, Czech composer and violinist, dies at 74
  • 1972-11-24 Hall Overton, US composer (Enchanted Pear Tree), dies at 52
  • 1972-11-28 Gustave Frederic Soderlund, composer, dies at 91
  • 1972-11-28 Havergal Brian, composer, dies at 96
  • 1972-11-29 Carl Stalling, American composer (b. 1888)
  • 1972-11-30 Hans-Erich Apostel, Austrian composer (Kubiniana, Requiem), dies at 71
  • 1972-11-30 Valentin Ruiz Azner, composer, dies at 70
  • 1972-12-15 Herbert Eimert, German composer (Glockenspiel), dies at 75
  • 1972-12-17 Erwin Dressel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1972-12-29 Fritz Behrend, composer, dies at 83
  • 1973-01-11 Rudolf Kubin, composer, dies a day after 64th birthday
  • 1973-01-29 Johannes Paul Thilman, composer, dies at 67
  • 1973-02-03 Edward Lockspeiser, composer, dies at 67
  • 1973-02-12 Benjamin Frankel, composer, dies at 67
  • 1973-02-27 Lucijan Marija Skerjanc, Yugoslav composer/conductor, dies at 72