Composer/musician anniversaries

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The following anniversaries of composers and church musicians fall in the year 2018:

50th of birth
Roxanna Panufnik

50th of death
Jeanne Demessieux
Purcell Mansfield
Leo Sowerby
Everett Titcomb
Healey Willan

60th of birth
Howard Goodall

60th of death
Gerard Bunk
Gaston Dethier
Alec Rowley
Martin Shaw
Vaughan Williams

70th of birth
Michael Berkeley
Diana Burrell
Grayston Ives
Simon Lindley
Andrew Lloyd Webber

70th of death
Francis Burgess
David Evans (‘Be thou my vision’)

75th of birth
Philip Moore

75th of death
Otto Barblan
Wilhelm Middelschulte
Gordon Balch Nevin
Sergei Rachmaninov
Geoffrey Shaw

80th of birth
Alan Spedding
William Bolcom
Calvin Hampton
Christopher Idle
Simon Preston

80th of death
Oreste Ravanello

100th of birth
Leonard Bernstein

100th of death
Lili Boulanger
Charles C. Converse
Claude Debussy
Henry Scott Holland
B. Luard-Selby
Alphonse Mailly
Sir Hubert Parry

150th of birth
Granville Bantock

150th of death
Giachino Rossini

200th of birth
Charles Gounod
Edward John Hopkins

250th of birth
Benjamin Carr
Samuel Webbe (the younger)

250th of death
Nicolò Porpora
William Walond

300th of birth
Friedrich Wilhelm Marpurg

350th of birth
François Couperin

350th of birth
Bertolomeu Olagué

450th of birth
Adriano Banchieri