Composers in History (Part 60)

Classical: Orchestras

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Birthdays 5901 - 6,000 of 7,000

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1930-03-09 Ornette Coleman, American jazz saxophonist and composer (Downbeat Musician of Year 1966), born in Fort Worth, Texas (d. 2015)

Jazz Composer Ornette Coleman
Jazz Composer
Ornette Coleman
  • 1930-03-12 Stanko Horvat, composer
  • 1930-03-14 Dieter Schnebel, German vicar/composer
  • 1930-03-16 Minoru Miky, Japanese composer for traditional Japanese instruments, born in Tokushima (d. 2011)
  • 1930-03-20 Michel Magne, composer
  • 1930-03-25 David Russell Burge, composer
  • 1930-03-26 Cristobal Halffter, composer
  • 1930-03-28 Robert Ashley, composer
  • 1930-04-01 Joan Franks-Williams, composer
  • 1930-04-02 Girolamo Arriego, composer
  • 1930-04-11 Kazuo Fukushima, composer
  • 1930-04-28 Christopher Headington, English composer, musicologist and pianist, born in London (d. 1996)
  • 1930-05-03 David Evatt Tunley, composer
  • 1930-05-16 Friedrich Gulda, Austrian pianist/composer (Hangman's Songs)
  • 1930-05-19 Hans Kox, Dutch composer, born in Arnhem
  • 1930-05-24 Hans-Martin Linde, composer
  • 1930-05-27 Eino Tamberg, composer
  • 1930-05-28 Julian Penkivil Slade, composer
  • 1930-06-04 Pentti Raitio, composer
  • 1930-06-05 Nikolay Nikolayevich Sidel'nikov, composer
  • 1930-06-08 Yannis Ioannidis, composer
  • 1930-06-17 Romuald Twardowski, composer
  • 1930-06-19 Jul Levi, Bulgarian composer and conductor, born in Salonica, Greece
  • 1930-06-26 Willem G Statius Muller, Netherlands Antilles, conductor/pianist/composer
  • 1930-06-28 Nikolay Nikolayevich Karetnikov, composer
  • 1930-06-30 Nikolai Karetnikov, composer
  • 1930-07-05 Yutaka Makino, composer
  • 1930-07-14 Eric Norman Stokes, composer
  • 1930-07-16 John Everett Watts, composer
  • 1930-07-17 Ryohei Hirose, composer
  • 1930-07-18 Siegfried Kurz, composer
  • 1930-07-22 Leoncjusz Ciuciura, composer
  • 1930-08-01 Lionel Bart [Begleiter], British pop music composer and writer (Oliver!), born in London, England
  • 1930-08-07 Veljo Tormis, Estonian composer, born in Kuusalu (d. 2017)
  • 1930-08-11 Heinz Werner Zimmermann, composer
  • 1930-08-13 Heino Jurisalu, Estonian composer (Kvintett puhkpillidele), born in Tartu, Estonia (d. 1991)
  • 1930-09-02 Andrey Pavlovich Petrov, composer
  • 1930-09-09 Paolo Castaldi, composer
  • 1930-09-12 Larry Austin, American composer, born in Duncan, Oklahoma
  • 1930-09-19 Muhal Richard Abrams, composer
  • 1930-09-22 Roger Durham Hannay, composer
  • 1930-10-02 Gunter Kochan, composer
  • 1930-10-03 David Mayer Epstein, composer
  • 1930-10-04 Jozsef Soproni, composer
  • 1930-10-08 Toru Takemitsu, composer (Ki No Kyoko), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • 1930-10-09 Fjolnir Stefansson, composer
  • 1930-10-12 Jack Gottlieb, American composer, writer and editor, born in New Rochelle, New York (d. 2011)
  • 1930-10-17 Angelo Paccignini, composer
  • 1930-10-28 Harry Gilbert Trythall, composer
  • 1930-10-28 John Henry Mayer, composer
  • 1930-10-29 Natalie Sleeth, American composer (d. 1992)
  • 1930-10-30 Clifford Brown, [Brownie], US jazz trumpeter/composer
  • 1930-11-06 Raymond Baervoets, Belgian composer (Metamorphoses)
  • 1930-11-17 David Werner Amram, composer (Splendor in the Grass), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1930-12-04 Paul-Heinz Dittrich, composer
  • 1930-12-04 Roman Semyonovich Ledenyou, composer
  • 1930-12-07 Richard Felciano, composer
  • 1930-12-08 Alain Weber, French composer, born in Château-Thierry
  • 1930-12-12 Friedrich Voss, composer
  • 1930-12-17 Makoto Moroi, composer
  • 1930-12-27 Jacqueline Fontijn, Flemish composer
  • 1930-12-29 Willy Giefer, composer
  • 1931-01-01 Carel Brons, Dutch composer, born in Groningen (d. 1983)

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