Composers in History (Part 57)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 5601 - 5,700 of 6,999

  • 1925-07-14 Luis Antonio Escobar, composer
  • 1925-07-21 Lovro Zupanovic, composer
  • 1925-07-28 Larry Pruden, composer
  • 1925-07-29 Mikis Michael George Theodorakis, Chios Greece, composer (Raven)
  • 1925-07-30 Antoine Duhamel, composer
  • 1925-08-06 Leland Smith, composer
  • 1925-08-07 Julian Orbon De Soto, composer
  • 1925-08-09 Robert Heppener, composer (Hymns & Conversations, Movie Music)
  • 1925-08-11 Robert Linn, American composer, born in San Francisco (d. 1999)

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1925-08-15 Oscar Peterson, Canadian jazz pianist and composer, born in Montreal, Quebec

Jazz Musician Oscar Peterson
Jazz Musician
Oscar Peterson
  • 1925-08-23 Sulkhan Fyodorovich Tsintsadze, composer
  • 1925-08-23 Wlodzimierz Kotonski, composer
  • 1925-09-01 Ruth S White, composer
  • 1925-09-02 Hugo Montenegro, American composer and bandleader (d. 1981)
  • 1925-09-08 Alexander Nikolayevich Kholminov, composer
  • 1925-09-08 Heinz Lau, German composer, born in Stettin, German Empire (d. 1975)
  • 1925-09-08 Magnus Blondal Johansson, composer
  • 1925-09-11 Ashley Heenan, composer
  • 1925-09-11 Harry Stuart Somers, composer
  • 1925-09-13 Gabriel Charpentier, composer
  • 1925-10-02 Alois Pinos, Czech composer, born in Vyskov (d. 2008)
  • 1925-10-20 Herman Roelstraete, composer
  • 1925-10-23 Manos Hadjidakis, Greek composer/conductor (Never on Sunday)
  • 1925-10-24 Luciano Berio, Oneglia Italy, composer (Chemins)
  • 1925-10-30 Teo Macero [Attilio Joseph Macero], American composer, born in Glens Falls, New York
  • 1925-11-15 Jurriaan Andriessen, [Leslie Cool], Dutch pianist/composer
  • 1925-11-18 William Robert Mayer, composer
  • 1925-11-22 Gunther Schuller, hornist/ jazz composer (Visitation), born in NYC, New York (d. 2015)
  • 1925-11-28 Aurelio de la Vega, composer
  • 1925-12-01 Jaime Mendoza-Nava, composer
  • 1925-12-12 Vladimir Shainsky, Soviet and Russian composer
  • 1925-12-20 Vlastimir Nikolovski, composer
  • 1925-12-22 Thomas Christian David, composer
  • 1925-12-27 Allan Blank, American composer, born in New York City (d. 2013)
  • 1926-01-01 Claire Polin [Schaff], composer flautist/musicologist
  • 1926-01-08 Jani Christou, composer
  • 1926-01-12 Morton Feldman, American composer, born in NYC, New York
  • 1926-01-20 David Eugene Tudor, composer, born in Philadelphi, Pennsylvania
  • 1926-01-21 Franco Evangelisti, Italian composer
  • 1926-02-13 Barney Childs, composer
  • 1926-02-17 Friedrich Cerha, composer
  • 1926-02-17 Lee Hoiby, composer (1957 Arts & Letters), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • 1926-02-19 Gyorgy Kurtag, composer
  • 1926-02-26 Arsene Souffriau, composer
  • 1926-02-28 Seymour Shifrin, composer
  • 1926-02-28 Stanley Glasser, composer
  • 1926-03-06 Jon Nordal, Icelandic composer (Toccata)
  • 1926-03-06 Miroslav Klega, composer
  • 1926-03-09 Celso Garrido Lecca, composer
  • 1926-03-11 Ilhan Mimaroglu, composer
  • 1926-03-12 Rolv Berger Yttrehus, composer
  • 1926-03-14 Francois d'Assise Morel, composer
  • 1926-03-15 Benjamin Burwell Johnston, Jr. Macon Geeorgia, American composer
  • 1926-03-28 Francis Burt, composer
  • 1926-04-10 Jacques Casterede, composer
  • 1926-04-11 Robert Hall Lewis, composer
  • 1926-04-11 Victor Bouchard, Quebec pianist and composer
  • 1926-04-14 Jan Carl Christian Maegaard, composer
  • 1926-04-25 Paul Walter Furst, composer
  • 1926-04-26 Oldrich Frantisek Korte, composer
  • 1926-05-14 Cestmir Gregor, composer
  • 1926-05-15 Clermont Pepin, composer
  • 1926-05-16 Jan Zimmer, Slovak composer, born in Ružomberok, North Slovakia (d. 1993)
  • 1926-05-19 Paul Cooper, American composer, born in Victoria, Illinois (d. 1996)
  • 1926-05-21 Joseph Horovitz, composer
  • 1926-05-26 Maria de Lourdes Martins, composer

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1926-05-26 Miles Davis, American jazz musician, trumpeter and composer, born in Alton, Illinois (d. 1991)

Jazz Musician Miles Davis
Jazz Musician
Miles Davis

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1926-09-23 John Coltrane, jazz saxophonist and composer (Blue Train), born in Hamlet, North Carolina (d. 1967)

Jazz Musician John Coltrane
Jazz Musician
John Coltrane
  • 1926-09-26 Giuseppi Chiari, composer
  • 1926-09-26 Imre Vincze, Hungarian composer, born in Kocs (d. 1969)
  • 1926-09-30 Peder Holm, Danish composer, born Copenhagen
  • 1926-10-05 Gottfried Michael Koenig, composer
  • 1926-10-07 Ivan Jirko, Czech composer, music critic and psychiatrist, born in Prague (d. 1978)
  • 1926-10-07 Marcello Abbado, composer

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