Composer Dates
Last update: October 22, 2016
Albinoni, Tomaso (1671-1750)
Alwyn, William (1905-1985)
Andersen, Joachim (1847-1909)
Andriessen, Hendrik (1892-1981)
Arnatt, Ronald (b.1930)
Arne, Michael (1741-1786)
Arne, Thomas Augustine (1710-1778)
Arnold, Sir Malcolm (b.1921)
Arnold, Samuel (1740-1782)
Atkinson, Frederick Cook (1841-1897)
Attwood, Thomas (1765-1838)
Babbitt, Milton (1916-2011)
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)
Bach, Johann Christian (1735-1782)
Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
Bach, Karl Philipp Emmanuel (1714-1788)
Bach, P.D.Q. (1807-1742)?
Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann (1710-1784)
Bairstow, Edward C. (1874-1946)
Bambridge, William Samuel (1842-1923)
Barab, Seymour (1921-2014)
Barber, Samuel (1910-1981)
Bartók, Béla (1881-1945)
Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770-1827)
Bellini, Vincenzo (1801-1835)
Berio, Luciano (1925-2003)
Benda, Franz (1708-1786)
Berg, Alban (1885-1935)
Berg, Christopher (b.1949)
Berlioz, Hector (1803-1869)
Bernstein, Leonard (1918-1990)
Bizet, Georges (1838-1875)
Blavet, Michel (1700-1768)
Bloch, Ernest (1880-1959)
Blow, John (1649-1708) or (1648-1708)
Boehm, Theobald (1794-1881)
Boito, Arrigo (1842-1918)
Boisdeffre, R de (1838-1906)
Boismortier, Joseph Bodin de (ca1691-1755)
Bolling, Claude (1930)
Borne, Francois (1862?-1920)
Borodin, Alexander (1834-1887)
Boulanger, Lili (1893-1918)
Boyce, William (1710-1779)
Boyd, William (1847-1928)
Bozza, Eugene (1905-1991)
Brahms, Johannes (1833-1897)
Briccialdi, Carlo (1818-1881)
Britten, Benjamin (1913-1976)
Brun, Georges (1878-1961)
Buck, Dudley (1839-1909)
Burleigh, Harry T. (1866-1949)
Burton, Eldin (1913-1981)
Busser, Henri (1872-1973)
Butterworth, George (1885-1916)
Byrd, William (c.1543-1623)
Caldara, Antonio (1670-1736)
Campian, Thomas (1567-1620)
Campion, Edmund (d.1581)
Caplet, André (1879-1925)
Carpenter, John Alden (1876-1951)
Cavendish, Michael (c.1565-1628)
Carissimi, Giacomo (1605-1674)
Chabrier, Emmanuel (1841-1894)
Chadwick, George W. (1854-1931)
Chaminade, Cécile (1857-1944)
Charlton, Andrew (1928-1997)
Charpentier, Gustave (1860-1956)
Chausson, Ernest (1855-1899)
Chopin, Frederick (1810-1849)
Cimarosa, Domenico (1749-1801)
Clark, Jeremiah (c.1669-1707)
Copland, Aaron (1900-1990)
Cortese, Luigi (1899-1976)
Couperin, Francois (1668-1733)
Csillag, Pierre (b.1938)
Damase, Jean-Michel (1928-2013)
Danzi, Franz (1763-1826)
Dawson, William (1898-1990)
De Falla, Manuel (1876-1946)
Debussy, Claude (1862-1918)
Delage, Maurice (1879-1961)
Delibes, Léo (1836-1891)
Delius, Frederick (1862-1934)
Devienne, Francois (1759-1803)
Diabelli, Antonio (1781-1858)
Dick, Robert (b.1950)
D'Indy, Vincent (1851-1931)
Donizetti, Gaetano (1797-1848)
Donjon, Johannes (1839-1912)
Doppler, Franz (1821-1883)
Dowland, John (1562-1626)
Drdla, Franz (1868-1944)
Drigo, R. (1846-1930)
Dubois, Pierre Max (1930-1995)
Dufay, Guillaume (1400-1474)
Dukas, Paul (1865-1935)
Duparc, Henri (1848-1933)
Duruflé, Maurice (1902-1986)
Duvernoy, Alphonse (1842-1907)
Dvorák, Antonín (1841-1904)
Egk, Werner (1901-1983)
Elgar, Sir Edward (1857-1934)
Enesco, Georges (1881-1955)
Farrant, Richard (c.1530-c.1580)
Fauré, Gabriel (1845-1924)
Ferroud, Pierre Octave (1900-1936)
Finzi, Gerald (1901-1956)
Flotow, Friedrich von (1812-1883)
Foote, Arthur (1853-1937)
Ford, Thomas (c.1580-1648)
Foster, Stephen (1826-1864)
Francaix, Jean (1912-1997)
Franck, César (1822-1890)
Frederick the Great (1712-1786)
Ganne, Louis (1862-1923)
Gaubert, Philippe (1879-1941)
Gershwin, George (1898-1937)
Gibbons, Orlando (1583-1625)
Ginastera, Alberto (1916-1983)
Giordano, Umberto (1867-1948)
Glass, Philip (b.1937)
Gluck, Christoph Willibald von (1714-1787)
Godard, Benjamin (1849-1895)
Golob, Jani (b.1948)
Gordeli, Otar (1928-1994)
Goss, John (1800-1880)
Goudimel, Claude (c.1510-1572)
Gounod, Charles Francois (1818-1893)
Grieg, Edvard Hagerup (1843-1907)
Griffes, Charles Tomlinson (1884-1920)
Hahn, Reynaldo (1874-1947)
Händel, Georg Friedrich (1685-1759)
Hanson, Howard (1896-1981)
Harbison, John (b.1938)
Harmston, John William (1823-1888)
Hassler, Hans Leo (1564-1612)
Hastings, Thomas (1784-1872)
Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732-1809)
Haydn, Johann Michael (1737-1806)
Henze, Hans Werner (1926-2012)
Heseltine, Philip (1894-1930) or (1894-1936)
Hindemith, Paul (1895-1963)
Holbrook, Joseph Perry (1822-1888)
Holst, Gustav (1874-1934)
Homer, Sidney (1864-1953)
Honegger, Arthur (1892-1955)
Hovaness, Alan (1911-2000)
Howells, Herbert (1892-1983)
Hüe, Georges (1858-1948)
Humperdink, Engelbert (1854-1921)
Hundley, Richard (b.1931)
Ibert, Jacques (1890-1962)
Ives, Charles (1874-1954)
Jacob, Gordon (1895-1984)
Janácek, Leos (1854-1928)
Johnson, Hall (1888-1970)
Jolivet, André (1905-1974)
Joncieres, Victorin (1839-1903)
Kennan, Kent (1913-2003)
Kim, Earl (1920-1998)
Kodály, Zoltán (1882-1967)
Koechlin, Charles (1867-1951)
Koepke, Paul (1918-2000)
Köhler, Ernesto (1849-1907)
Kronke, Emil (1865-1938)
Kuhlau, Friedrich (1786-1832)
Lalo, Edouard (1823-1892)
Lawes, Henry (1596-1662)
Leclair, Jean-Marie (1697-1764)
Leighton, Kenneth (1929-1988)
Leoncavallo, Ruggiero (1858-1919)
Liebermann, Lowell (b. 1961)
Liszt, Franz (1811-1886)
Loeillet, John (Jean Baptiste) (1680-1730)
Loewe, Carl (1796-1869)
Lovelace, Austin C. (1919-2010)
Lowry, Robert (1826-1899)
Luther, Martin (1483-1546)
Lutkin, Peter Christian (1858-1931)
MacDowell, Edward (1861-1908)
Mendelssohn, Felix (1809-1847)
Messiaen, Oliver (1908-1992)
Mahler, Gustav (1860-1911)
Martin, Frank (1890-1974)
Mascagni, Pietro (1863-1945)
Mason, Lowell (1792-1872)
Massenet, Jules (1842-1912)
Marais, Marin (1656-1728)
Martinű, Bohuslav (1890-1959)
Maxwell-Davies, Peter (1934-2016)
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)
Menotti, Gian Carlo (1911-2007)
Mercadante, Giuseppe Saverio Rafaele (1795-1870)
Meyerbeer, Giacomo (1791-1864)
Milhaud, Darius (1894-1974)
Molique, Bernhard (1802-1869)
Morley, Thomas (1557/8-1602)
Montemezzi, Italo (1875-1952)
Monteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643)
Moussorgsky, Modest (1835-1881)
Mouquet, Jules (1867-1946)
Mower, Mike (b1958)
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791)
Muczynski, Robert (b.1929-2010)
Musgrave, Thea (b.1928)
Musto, John (b.1954)
Naudot, Jean-Jacques (?-1762)
Nevin, Ethelbert (1862-1901)
Nicholson, Charles (1795-1837)
Nicolai, Philipp (1556-1608)
Nielsen, Carl August (1865-1931)
Niles, John Jacob (1891-1980)
Offenbach, Jacques (1819-1880)
Owen, William (1814-1893)
Pachelbel, Johann (1653-1706)
Pachelbel, Wilhelm Hieronymus (1685-1764)
Pachelbel, Carl Theodore (1690-1750)
Paine, John Knowles (1839-1906)
Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da (1526-1594)
Parker, Horatio (1863-1919)
Parry, Hubert (1848-1918)
Pauli, Holger (1810-1891)
Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (1710-1736)
Périlhou, Albert (1845-1936)
Persichetti, Vincent (1915-1987)
Pessard, Emile (1843-1917)
Pierne, Gabriel (1863-1937)
Pilkington, Francis (c.1570-1638) or (c.1563-1638)
Ponchielli, Amilcare (1834-1886)
Poulenc, Francis (1899-1963)
Praetorius, Michael (1571-1621)
Prichard, Rowland Hugh (1811-1887)
Prokofiev, Sergei (1891-1953)
Puccini, Giacomo (1858-1924)
Purcell, Henry (1659-1695)
Quantz, Johann Joachim (1697-1773)
Quilter, Roger (1877-1953)
Ravel, Maurice (1875-1937)
Reger, Max (1873-1916)
Reid, General John (1721-1807)
Reinecke, Carl (1824-1910)
Ries, Franz Anton (1755-1846)
Ries, Ferdinand (1784-1838)
Ries, Hubert (1802-1886)
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (1844-1908)
Rosseter, Philip (c1575-1623)
Rossini, Gioacchino Antonio (1792-1868)
Roussel, Albert (1869-1937)
Rubinstein, Anton (1829-1894)
Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
Satie, Erik (1866-1925)
Scarlatti, Alessandro (1659-1725)
Schnittke, Alfred (b.1934)
Scott, Austin Alan (b. 1920)
Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906-1975)
Schoenberg, Arnold (1874-1951)
Schoenfield, Paul (b.1947)
Schocker, Gary (b.1959)
Schubert, Franz (1797-1828)
Schudel, Thomas (Michael) (b.1937)
Schumann, Robert (1810-1856)
Smetana, Bedrich (1824-1884)
Spohr, Louis ((1784-1859)
Stainer, John (1840-1901)
Stanford, Charles Villiers (1852-1924)
Still, William Grant (1895-1978)
Strauss, Johann (1825-1899)
Strauss, Richard (1864-1949)
Stravinsky, Igor (1882-1971)
Sugár, Rezső (1919-1988)
Sullivan, Arthur Seymour (1842-1900)
Svoboda, Paul (b.1959)
Tallis, Thomas (c.1510-1585)
Taffanel, Paul (1844-1908)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyitch (1840-1893)
Telemann, Georg Philipp (1681-1767)
Thomas, Ambroise (1811-1896)
Thompson, Randall (1899-1984)
Tye, Christopher (c.1500-c.1573)
Varčse, Edgar (1883-1965)
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958)
Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901)
Victoria, Thomas Luis de (1548-1611)
Villa-Lobos, Heitor (1887-1959)
Vinci, Leonardo (1690-1734)
Vivaldi, Antonio (1678-1741)
Wagner, Richard (1813-1883)
Walters, Harold L. (1918-1984)
Walton, William (1902-1983)
Warlock, Peter (1894-1930)
Webb, George James (1803-1887)
Weber, Carl Maria von (1786-1826)
Webern, Anton (1883-1945)
Weill, Kurt (1900-1950)
Widor, Charles-Marie (1844-1937)
Wilbye, John (1574-1638)
Wilson, Cameron (b.1964)
Wolf, Hugo (1860-1903)
Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno (1876-1948)
Woodall, Arthur (1873-1952)
York, David Stanley (b.1920)
Zemlinsky, Alexander von (1871-1942)

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