Composers in History (Part 56)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 5501 - 5,600 of 6,999

  • 1923-11-22 Dika Newlin, American composer, Schoenberg expert and punk rocker, born in Portland, Oregan (d. 2006)
  • 1923-12-10 Abelardo Quinteros, composer
  • 1923-12-16 Werner Haentjes, composer
  • 1924-01-08 Antai Ribari, composer
  • 1924-01-08 Benjamin Lees, [Lysniansky], Harbin Manchuria, composer
  • 1924-01-08 Robert Starer, composer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1924-01-22 J J Johnson, American composer and jazz trombonist (d. 2001)
  • 1924-01-24 David Craighead, composer
  • 1924-01-24 Klaus George Roy, composer
  • 1924-01-26 Warren Frank Benson, composer
  • 1924-01-27 Alexander Georgiyevich Chugayev, composer
  • 1924-01-29 Luigi Nono, composer (Canonic Variations), born in Venice, Italy
  • 1924-02-14 Arghyris Kounadis, composer
  • 1924-02-23 Lejaren Hiller, composer
  • 1924-02-26 Mark Bucci, American composer (1959 Arts & Letters Award), born in NYC, New York
  • 1924-03-09 Konstantin Iliev, composer
  • 1924-03-15 Lockrem Johnson, American composer, born in Davenport, Iowa (d. 1977)
  • 1924-03-17 Stephen Dodgson, composer
  • 1924-03-21 Karl Heinz Fussl, composer
  • 1924-03-25 Julia Perry, African-American composer (Cask of Amontillado), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • 1924-03-30 Milko Kelemen, composer
  • 1924-04-01 Gunther Becker, composer
  • 1924-04-07 Ikuma Dan, Japanese composer (Yūzuru), born in Toyko (d. 2001)
  • 1924-04-09 Harald Heilmann, composer
  • 1924-04-12 Sergiu Natra, composer
  • 1924-04-14 Shorty Rogers, [Milton M Rajonsky], composer

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1924-04-16 Henry Mancini, composer/conductor (Pink Panther), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Composer and Conductor Henry Mancini
Composer and Conductor
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  • 1924-04-18 Buxton Daeblite Orr, composer
  • 1924-04-20 Gerhard Samuel, composer
  • 1924-04-23 Arthur Frackenpohl, Irving NJ, composer (Natural Superiority of Music)
  • 1924-04-24 Yehoshua Lakner, composer
  • 1924-04-25 Erzsebet Szonyi, composer
  • 1924-04-25 Franco Mannino, composer
  • 1924-05-01 Earl George, composer (d. 1994)
  • 1924-05-01 Enrico Josif, composer
  • 1924-05-04 Tat'yana Petrovna Nikolayeva, composer
  • 1924-05-14 Joly Braga Santos, composer
  • 1924-05-17 Frantisek Kovaricek, composer
  • 1924-05-19 Sandy Galbraith Wilson, composer
  • 1924-05-21 Robert Parris, composer (Book of Imaginery Beings), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1924-05-22 Claude Andre Francois Ballif, composer
  • 1924-06-06 Serge Nigg, French composer, born in Paris (d. 2008)
  • 1924-06-29 Ezra Laderman, American composer (Jacob & the Indians), born in NYC, New York
  • 1924-07-02 Rick Besoyan, composer
  • 1924-07-07 Dieter Nowka, composer
  • 1924-07-09 Pierre Cochereau, composer
  • 1924-07-12 Jaap Geraedts, composer
  • 1924-07-20 Mort Garson, Canadian composer
  • 1924-07-24 Glenn Loren Glasow, composer
  • 1924-07-27 Otar Vasil'yevich Taktakishvili, composer
  • 1924-07-30 Christopher Shaw, composer
  • 1924-08-02 Joe Harnell, American musician, composer and arranger (d. 2005)
  • 1924-08-08 Thomas Beversdorf, composer
  • 1924-08-22 Andrzej Markowski, composer
  • 1924-08-23 Edvard Fliflet Braein, composer
  • 1924-08-28 Vilayat Khan, composer
  • 1924-08-31 Klaus Hashagen, composer
  • 1924-09-05 Krystyna Moszumanska-Nazar, composer
  • 1924-09-07 Hugh Aitken, American composer, born in New York City (d. 2012)
  • 1924-09-07 Leonard Rosenman, American TV composer (Marcus Welby MD), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1924-09-13 Maurice Jarre, Lyons France, composer (Doctor Zhivago-Acad Award 1966)
  • 1924-09-19 Ernest Tomlinson, English composer (Light music), born in Rawtenstall, Lancashire (d.2015)
  • 1924-09-27 Bud Powell, US jazz pianist/composer
  • 1924-10-18 Egil Hovland, composer
  • 1924-10-24 Jose Casanovas, composer
  • 1924-10-28 Alfonso Montalva Montecino, composer
  • 1924-11-05 Ivan Rezak, Czech composer, born in Řevnice (d. 1977)
  • 1924-11-14 Billy Jim Layton, composer
  • 1924-11-22 Axel Borup-Jorgensen, composer
  • 1924-11-25 Tui St George Tucker, composer
  • 1924-11-30 Klaus Huber, Swiss composer, born in Bern
  • 1924-12-12 Francis Miroglio, composer
  • 1924-12-12 Nevit Kodali, composer
  • 1925-01-02 Andry Maryanovich Nikodemovich, composer
  • 1925-01-12 Laurentiu Profeta, composer
  • 1925-02-02 Michel Paul Philippot, composer
  • 1925-02-07 Marius Constant, Rumania, Dutch composer/conductor (Paradise Lost)
  • 1925-02-08 Alvin Brehm, American musician and composer, born in New York City (d. 2014)
  • 1925-02-17 Ron Goodwin, English composer and conductor (d. 2003)
  • 1925-02-19 Jindrich Feld, composer
  • 1925-03-08 Darwin Horacio Vargas-Wallis, composer
  • 1925-03-12 Georges Delerue, composer
  • 1925-03-13 Anthony Milner, composer
  • 1925-03-26 Claudio Spies, composer
  • 1925-03-26 Pierre Boulez, composer/conductor (Visage Nuptial), born in Montbrison, France (d. 2016)
  • 1925-03-30 Ivo Malec, composer (Zagreb, Croatia), born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1925-04-05 Oldrich Flosman, composer
  • 1925-04-13 Hilda Dianda, composer
  • 1925-04-18 Robert Caldwell Crawford, composer
  • 1925-04-20 Richard Hoffmann, Austrian composer, born in Vienna
  • 1925-05-02 Svatopluk Havelka, composer
  • 1925-05-14 Tristram Ogilvie Cary, composer
  • 1925-05-15 Andrey Yakoulevich Eshpay, composer
  • 1925-05-15 Emmanuel Ghent, composer
  • 1925-05-25 Aldo Clementi, composer
  • 1925-05-30 Claude Prey, French composer, born in Fleury sur Andelle (d. 1998)
  • 1925-06-23 Amada Galvez Santos Ocampo, composer
  • 1925-06-29 Hale Smith, American composer, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 2009)
  • 1925-06-30 Will Gay Bottje, composer
  • 1925-07-02 Yasushi Akutagawa, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music