Composers in History (Part 44)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 4301 - 4,400 of 7,002

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 4301 - 4,400 of 5,148

  • 1975-11-01 Philip James, composer, dies at 85
  • 1975-12-15 Mukhtar Ashrafi, composer, dies at 63
  • 1975-12-24 Bernard Herrmann, American composer, dies of heart attack at 64
  • 1975-12-31 Donal Michalsky, composer, dies at 47
  • 1976-01-03 Mateusz Glinski, composer, dies at 83
  • 1976-01-05 Georges E Migot, French composer, dies at 84
  • 1976-02-02 Maurice Jacobson, composer, dies at 80
  • 1976-02-06 Vince Guaraldi, jazz pianist and composer (Peanuts TV specials), dies at 43
  • 1976-02-12 James Clifton Williams, composer (Sinfonians), dies at 52
  • 1976-02-18 Eddie Dowling, composer (Anywhere USA), dies at 81
  • 1976-02-24 Charles Wilfred Orr, composer, dies at 82
  • 1976-03-01 Jean Martinon, French conductor/composer, dies at 66
  • 1976-03-03 Alfred Sendrey, composer, dies at 92
  • 1976-03-07 Erwin Kroll, German composer, dies at 90
  • 1976-03-18 Robert de Roos, composer, dies at 69
  • 1976-03-19 George Sklavos, composer, dies at 87
  • 1976-04-01 Miroslav Ponc, composer, dies at 73
  • 1976-04-03 Maurice Johnstone, composer, dies at 75
  • 1976-04-09 Akio Yashiro, composer, dies at 46
  • 1976-04-22 Frutuoso de Lima Viana, composer, dies at 79
  • 1976-04-29 Wilhelm Maler, composer, dies at 73
  • 1976-04-30 Edvard Fliflet Braein, composer, dies at 51
  • 1976-05-09 Raymond Chevreuille, Belgian composer, dies at 74
  • 1976-05-09 Valentino Bucchi, composer, dies at 59
  • 1976-05-11 Camille Schmit, composer, dies at 68
  • 1976-05-21 Sulo Nikolai Salonen, composer, dies at 77
  • 1976-07-13 Max Butting, German composer, dies at 87
  • 1976-08-09 Max Vredenburg, composer, dies at 72
  • 1976-08-19 Jeno Kenessey, composer, dies at 70
  • 1976-08-24 Michael Dewar Head, composer, dies at 76
  • 1976-09-08 Assen Karastoyanov, composer, dies at 83
  • 1976-09-08 Joaquin Zamacois Soler, composer, dies at 81
  • 1976-09-11 Jan Kunc, Czech composer (Czech State Anthem), dies at 93
  • 1976-09-30 Louis Fourestier, composer, dies at 84
  • 1976-10-07 Nikolai Lopatnikoff, composer, dies at 73
  • 1976-10-12 Jose Rozo Contreras, Colombian composer, dies at 82
  • 1976-10-24 Richard Sturzenegger, composer, dies at 70
  • 1976-10-27 Deryck Victor Cooke, composer, dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 57
  • 1976-11-12 Walter Hamor Piston, US composer, dies at 82
  • 1976-11-17 Victor Alessandro, composer, dies at 60
  • 1976-11-28 Robert Fleming, composer, dies at 55
  • 1976-12-04 Benjamin Britten, British composer (Beggar's Opera), dies at 63
  • 1977-01-09 Alexey Kozlovsky, composer, dies at 71
  • 1977-01-18 Paul Nordoff, US composer (Frog Prince), dies at 67
  • 1977-01-21 John Vincent, composer, dies at 74
  • 1977-01-21 Zoltan Vasarhelyi, composer, dies at 76
  • 1977-02-08 Eivind Groven, Norwegian composer and ethnomusicologist (b. 1901)
  • 1977-02-10 Grace Mary Williams, composer, dies at 70
  • 1977-02-26 Maxime Jacob, composer, dies at 71
  • 1977-03-05 Lockrem Johnson, American composer, dies at 52
  • 1977-03-05 Moses Pergament, composer, dies at 83
  • 1977-03-10 E Power Biggs, English organist/composer (CBS), dies at 70
  • 1977-03-14 Gyula David, Hungarian composer (Viola Concerto) and violinist, dies at 63
  • 1977-03-24 Saburo Moroi, composer, dies at 73
  • 1977-03-27 Lodewijk de Vocht, composer, dies at 89
  • 1977-03-30 Levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer, dies at 88
  • 1977-04-04 Jeno Zador, composer, dies at 82
  • 1977-04-30 Clive Martin Douglas, composer, dies at 73
  • 1977-05-07 Irwin Fischer, composer, dies at 73
  • 1977-05-09 Walter Kraft, composer, dies at 71
  • 1977-05-22 Marius Monnikendam, Dutch choir composer, dies at 80
  • 1977-05-28 Jiri Reinberger, composer, dies at 63
  • 1977-05-29 Goddard Lieberson, composer, dies at 66
  • 1977-06-02 Henri D Gagnebin, Swiss organist/composer, dies at 91
  • 1977-06-25 Endre Szervanszky, composer, dies at 65
  • 1977-06-25 Petko Staynov, composer, dies at 80
  • 1977-07-03 Hugh Le Caine, composer, dies at 63
  • 1977-07-06 Oedoen Partos, composer, dies at 69
  • 1977-07-12 Frantisek Suchy, composer, dies at 75
  • 1977-07-23 René de Vos, Dutch actor/composer (Jij Bent Mijn Leven), dies at 79
  • 1977-07-26 Gena Branscombe, composer, dies at 95
  • 1977-07-26 Hans-Otto Borgmann, composer, dies at 75
  • 1977-08-26 Heinz Rottger, composer, dies at 67
  • 1977-09-06 Guido Pannain, composer, dies at 85
  • 1977-09-06 Paul Burkhard, composer, dies at 65
  • 1977-09-07 Gustave Reese, composer, dies at 77
  • 1977-09-29 Alexander Nikolayevich Tcherepnin, Russian composer, dies at 78
  • 1977-10-08 Giorgos Papasideris, Greek country singer, composer, lyricist (b. 1902 )
  • 1977-10-21 Ferit Tuzun, composer, dies at 48
  • 1977-11-14 Richard Addinsell, English composer (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 73
  • 1977-11-15 Serafin Pro, Cuban composer, dies at 71
  • 1977-12-22 Johann Nepomuk David, composer, dies at 82
  • 1977-12-26 Ivan Rezak, Czech composer, dies at 53
  • 1978-01-10 Don Gillis, American composer (b. 1912)
  • 1978-01-14 Robert Heger, composer, dies at 91
  • 1978-01-18 Ivan Ivonovich Dzerzhinsky, composer, dies at 68
  • 1978-01-27 Marguerite Canal, composer, dies at 87
  • 1978-02-27 Vadim Nikolayevich Salmanov, composer, dies at 65
  • 1978-03-12 Tolchard Evans, composer/conductor, dies
  • 1978-03-13 David McKinley Williams, composer, dies at 91
  • 1978-04-03 Ray Noble, English bandleader and composer (b. 1903)
  • 1978-04-04 Gino Contilli, composer, dies at 70
  • 1978-04-06 Nicolas Nabokov, composer (Holy Devil), dies at 74
  • 1978-04-07 Ernest Kanitz, composer, dies at 83
  • 1978-05-01 Aram Katchaturian, Russian composer (The Earth), dies at 74
  • 1978-05-22 Bjarne Brustad, composer, dies at 83
  • 1978-06-14 Theodore Karyotakis, composer, dies at 74
  • 1978-07-09 Aladar Zoltan, composer, dies at 49
  • 1978-07-10 Michel Gusikoff, composer, dies at 85
  • 1978-07-13 Antonio Veretti, composer, dies at 78