Composers in History (Part 65)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 6401 - 6,500 of 7,523

  • 1935-01-28 Leonid Grabovsky, Ukranian contemporary classical composer (Meditation and Pathetic Recitative), born in Kiev, Ukraine
  • 1935-01-31 Bojidar Dimov, Bulgarian pianist and composer ( Die Hochzeit von Susa), born in Lom, Bulgaria (d. 2003)
  • 1935-02-10 Salvator Pueyo, Spanish composer (Abstracciones), and educator (Barcelona Conservatory, 1987-present), born in Barcelona, Spain
  • 1935-02-10 Theodore Antoniou, Greek conductor and composer (Paean, Celebration), born in Athens (d. 2018)
  • 1935-02-11 Bent Lorentzen, Danish orchestral, electronic, and opera composer, born in Stenvad, Denmark (d. 2018)
  • 1935-02-18 Sergei Cortez, Chilean-Belarusian composer (Jubilee and The Bear; Giordano Bruno), born in San Antonio, Chile (d. 2016)
  • 1935-03-14 Jo van den Booren, composer
  • 1935-03-21 Antonio Membrado, Spanish-French classical guitarist and composer, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 2016)
  • 1935-03-25 (Juan) "Johnny" Pacheco, Dominican-American salsa flutist, bandleader, composer, record producer and label executive (Fania Records), born in Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic (d. 2021) [1]
  • 1935-03-30 Gordon Mumma, American pianist, composer, and educator (University of California, 1975-94), born in Framingham, Massachusetts
  • 1935-03-30 John Charles Eaton, composer
  • 1935-04-04 François-Bernard Mâche, French composer, born in Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • 1935-04-09 Aulis Sallinen, Finnish composer, born in Salmi, Russia

Person of interestDudley Moore

1935-04-19 Dudley Moore, English comedian, actor (10; Arthur; Bedazzled), jazz pianist, and composer, born in London (d. 2002)

Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician Dudley Moore
Actor, Comedian and Jazz Musician
Dudley Moore
  • 1935-04-29 Otto Zykan, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2006)
  • 1935-05-13 Nigel Butterley, Australian pianist and composer (The True Samaritan), born in Sydney, Australia
  • 1935-05-13 Yizhak Sadai, composer
  • 1935-05-24 Valerie Capers, American jazz pianist, composer ("Sing About Love"; "Sojourner"), and educator, born in New York City
  • 1935-05-27 Elias Gistelinck, Flemish composer
  • 1935-06-05 Peter Schat, Dutch opera composer (Labyrint, Houdine, Symposion), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 2003)
  • 1935-06-05 Misha Mengelberg, Dutch jazz pianist and composer, born in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, USSR (d. 2017)
  • 1935-06-06 Misha Mengelberg, Dutch jazz pianist and composer (Reconstruction), born in Kiev, Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic (d. 2017)
  • 1935-06-24 Terry Riley, American minimalist composer (In C, A Rainbow In Curved Air), born in Colfax, California
  • 1935-06-24 Jiří Teml, Czech composer (People and Sources Symphony), born in Vimperk, Czechoslovakia
  • 1935-06-25 Eddie Floyd, American singer and composer (California Girl, Falcons), born in Montgomery, Alabama
  • 1935-06-25 Kurt Schwertsik, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1935-07-17 P D Q Bach [Peter Schickele], American composer (5th of Beethoven), born in Ames, Iowa
  • 1935-08-02 John MacIvor Perkins, American composer, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 2010)
  • 1935-08-03 Vic Vogel, Hungarian-Canadian pianist, composer and bandleader, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • 1935-08-09 George S. Leotsakos, Greek composer and musicologist, born in Athens, Greece
  • 1935-08-10 Giya Alexandrovich Kancheli, Georgian composer (NightPrayers), born in Tblisi, Georgia
  • 1935-08-18 Lajos Papp, Hungarian composer, born in Debrecen, Hungary
  • 1935-08-20 Charles Shere, American composer, born in Berkeley, California
  • 1935-08-23 Loren Rush, American composer, born in Richmond, California
  • 1935-09-03 Otto Ketting, Dutch trumpeter and composer (Passacaglia), born in Amsterdam (d. 2012)
  • 1935-09-04 Ora Bat Chaim, Israeli cellist and composer born in Ramat Gan, Israel
  • 1935-09-05 Helen Gifford, Australian composer, born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1935-09-11 Arvo Pärt, Estonian composer, born in Paide, Järva County
  • 1935-09-20 Lubos Fiser, Czech composer, born in Prague (d. 1999)
  • 1935-09-23 Pierre Marietan, composer
  • 1935-10-09 Tibor Fátyol, Hungarian composer, born in Cluj-Napoca, Romania (d. 2017)
  • 1935-10-10 Paolo Renosto, Italian composer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1988)
  • 1935-10-11 Jan van Vlijmen, Dutch composer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 2004)
  • 1935-10-14 La Monte Young, American minimalist avant-garde composer (Compositions 1960), born in Bern, Idaho
  • 1935-10-18 Jorge "Jordi" Cervelló, Catalan composer and musicologist, born in Barcelona, Spain
  • 1935-10-21 (George) Derek Bell, Northern Irish harpist, pianist, oboist, musicologist, and composer (The Chieftans; "Three Images of Ireland in Druid Times"), born in Belfast, Northern Ireland (d. 2002)
  • 1935-10-23 Zbigniew Rudzinski, Polish composer (Mannequins), born in Czechowice, Poland
  • 1935-10-25 Zdeněk Pololáník, Czech composer and organist, born in Brno, Czechoslovakia
  • 1935-10-28 Folke Rabe, Swedish avant-garde composer (What??), born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 2017)
  • 1935-11-04 Elgar Howarth, English conductor and composer, born in Cannock, Staffordshire, England
  • 1935-11-05 Jerry Amper Dadap, Filippino guitarist and composer, born in Hinunangan, Southern Leyte
  • 1935-11-05 Nicholas Maw, British composer, born in Grantham, Lincolnshire, England (d. 2009)
  • 1935-11-17 Imrat Khan, Indian sitar and surbahar player and composer, born in Calcutta, British India (d. 2018)
  • 1935-11-27 Helmut Friedrich Lachenmann, German composer, born in Stuttgart, Germany
  • 1935-12-02 Jürg Wyttenbach, Swiss composer, born in Bern, Switzerland
  • 1935-12-16 Howard Quilling, American classical composer (From Quiet Beginnings), and educator, born in Enid, Oklahoma (d. 2016)
  • 1935-12-30 Bruno Canino, Italian pianist, harpsichordist, composer, and music director, born in Naples, Italy
  • 1936-01-02 Paul Freeman, American conductor and composer (Chicago Sinfonietta, 1987 -2011; Czech National Symphony, 1996-2007), born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 2015)
  • 1936-01-03 Jos Kunst, Dutch composer, born in Roermond, Netherlands (d. 1996)
  • 1936-01-06 Ebo Taylor, Ghanaian musician and composer (highlife, afrobeat), born in Cape Coast, Gold Coast
  • 1936-01-13 Ami Maayani, Israeli composer and conductor, born in Ramat Gan, Israel
  • 1936-01-19 Elliott Schwartz, composer, born in New York City
  • 1936-01-24 Daniel Goode, American composer, born in New York
  • 1936-01-28 Robert Suderburg, American pianist, composer, and conductor, born in Spencer, Iowa (d. 2013)
  • 1936-02-12 Arnost Parsch, Czech composer, born in Bučovice, Czech Republic (d. 2013)
  • 1936-02-25 Norman Orville Scribner, composer
  • 1936-02-25 Norman Scribner, American organist, conductor, choral director (St. Alban's, 1960-2007; Choral Arts Society of Washington, 1965-2012), and composer (Song for St. Cecilia), born in Washington DC (d. 2015)
  • 1936-03-04 Aribert Reimann, composer
  • 1936-03-17 Ladislaw Kupkovic, composer
  • 1936-03-20 Harold Mabern Jr., American post-bop jazz pianist and composer, born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 2019)
  • 1936-03-21 Marek Stachowski, composer
  • 1936-03-24 Fredrick Kaufman, American jazz trumpeter (Woody Herman), classical composer ( Mother of Exiles; Kaminarimon), and educator (born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1936-03-26 Erich Urbanner, Austrian composer and educator, born in Innsbruck, Austria
  • 1936-03-27 Malcolm Goldstein, American composer, born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1936-03-29 Richard Rodney Bennett, English pianist, classical, jazz, and film score composer (Far From The Madding Crowd; Four Weddings And A Funeral), born in Kent, England (d. 2012)
  • 1936-04-05 John White, English composer and musical performer (systems music), born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1936-04-06 Manfred Schoof, German free jazz trumpeter and composer (Globe United Orchestra), and educator, born in Magdeburg, Germany
  • 1936-04-09 Jerzy Maksymiuk, Polish pianist, composer and conductor (BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, 1983-93), born in Grodno, Poland
  • 1936-04-15 Héctor Quintanar, Mexican composer, born in Mexico City, Mexico (d. 2013)
  • 1936-04-19 Csaba Szabo, Hungarian composer, born in Ákosfalva, Transylvania (d. 2003)
  • 1936-04-21 Anthony Joseph Gnazzo, American electronic composer (First Things First), born in Plainville, Connecticut
  • 1936-04-28 John Tchicai, Danish jazz saxophonist and composer (New York Art Quartet), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 2012)
  • 1936-05-05 Patrick Gowers, British choral and film score composer (Viri Galilaei; Hamlet; Smiley's People), born in Islington, England (d. 2014)
  • 1936-05-07 Cornelius Cardew, British composer (Scratch Orchestra), born in Winchcombe, Gloucestershire (d. 1981)
  • 1936-05-11 Carla Bley [Lovella Borg], American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer (Escalator Over The Hill; Fictitious Sports), born in Oakland, California
  • 1936-05-12 Klaus Doldinger, German jazz saxophonist (Passport) and composer for film, born in Berlin, Germany
  • 1936-05-15 Jean Balissat, Swiss composer pedagogue and conductor (Kaleidoscope for trumpet and percussion), born in Lausanne, Switzerland (d. 2007)
  • 1936-05-17 Philippe Boesmans, Belgian pianist, and composer (Upon La-Mi; Reigen), born in Tongeren, Belgium
  • 1936-05-22 Toshiaki Tsushima, Japanese film score composer, born in Okayama Prefecture, Japan (d. 2013)
  • 1936-05-24 Harold Budd, American avant-garde ambient pianist and composer (The Pavilion of Dreams), born in Los Angeles (d. 2020) [1]
  • 1936-05-28 Maki Ishii, Japanese composer, born in Tokyo (d. 2003)
  • 1936-06-15 Alexandru Hrisanide, Romanian composer, born in Petrila, Romania (d. 2018)
  • 1936-06-22 Hermeto Pascoal, Brazilian jazz musician and composer, born in Lagoa da Canoa, Alagoas, Brazil
  • 1936-06-30 Pauls Dambis, Latvian composer, born in Riga, Latvia
  • 1936-07-07 Friedhelm Dohl, composer
  • 1936-07-07 Stuart Ross Dempster, composer
  • 1936-07-09 David Joel Zinman, American composer and conductor (Baltimore Symphony, 1985-98), born in NYC, New York
  • 1936-07-10 Jan Wincenty Hawel, Polish composer, born in Pszów, Poland
  • 1936-07-26 Antonio Mastrogiovanni, Uruguayan composer, born in Montevideo, Uruguay (d. 2010)
  • 1936-07-30 István Zelenka, Swiss composer, born in Budapest, Hungary

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