Composer/Musician anniversaries 2017

 

The following anniversaries of composers and church musicians fall in the year 2017:

50th of death
Zoltán Kodály
Henri Mulet

60th of birth
Anthony Baldwin
Michael Burkhardt
David Cherwein
Bernadette Farrell
Simon Lole
Francis Pott

60th of death
Robert Head
Joseph Muset
Jean Sibelius

70th of birth
Alan Bullard
John Harper
Paul Inwood
Nicola Le Fanu
Paul Patterson
Peter Planyavsky
David Sanger
Daniel Schütte
Howard Skempton
Alan Wilson

70th of death
Walter Alcock
Percy Buck
Andrew Freeman
Clarence Lucas
Sir Sydney Nicholson
Gatty Sellars

75th of birth
Franklin Ashdown
Guy Bovet
Martin Dalby
Barry Ferguson
Kevin Mayhew
Gerald Near
June Nixon
Daniel Roth
Rollin Smith

75th of death
Hugo Distler
Alfred Hollins
Caleb Simper

80th of birth
Janette Cooper
Philip Glass
Jacobus Kloppers
Richard Proulx

80th of death
Emma Louise Ashford
Mel-Bonis
Clarence Eddy
Arthur Foote
Ivor Gurney
Gabriel Pierné
Maurice Ravel
Arthur Somervell
Louis Vierne
C-M.Widor
Jan Zwart

90th of birth
John Joubert

100th of birth
Richard Arnell
John Gardner
Francis Jackson
Albert de Klerk
Desmond Ratcliffe
Erik Routley

100th of death
George Robertson Sinclair

150th of birth
David Clegg
Charles Winfred Douglas
Charles Koechlin
T.Tertius Noble

150th of death
Simon Sechter

200th of birth
Niels Gade
Lefébure-Wely
William Williams of Pantycelyn
Johannes Zahn

200th of death
J.H.Knecht

250th of death
Georg Philipp Telemann

300th of death
Daniel Purcell

350th of death
J.J.Froberger
Franz Tunder

450th of birth
David Clegg
Claudio Monteverdi

500th of death
H. Isaac