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 1973

Thompson, Kenneth
A dictionary of twentieth-century composers (1911-1971)
London: Faber and Faber, 1973, 666 p.


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  Bartok, Bela (b. 1881 a. 1939)   composer, compositeur
  Berg, Alban (Maria Johannes) (b. 1885)   composer, compositore
  Bloch, Ernest (b. 1880)   composer, compositore
  Busoni, Ferruccio (b. 1866)   composer, compositore
  Debussy, Claude (b. 1862)   composer, compositore
  Delius, Frederick (Theodore Albert) (b. 1862 d. 1934)   composer, musician
  Elgar, Edward (William) (b. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Falla, Manuel (b. 1876 d. ?)   composer, compositore
  Faure, Gabriel (Urbain) (b. 1845)   composer, compositore
  Hindemith, Paul (b. 1895)   composer, compositeur
  Holst, Gustav [Gustavus Theodore von] (b. 1874 d. 1934)   composer, librettista
  Honegger, Arthur (b. 1892)   composer, compositore
  Ives, Charles Edward (b. 1874 d. 1954)   composer, Komposition
  Janacek, Leos (b. 1854)   composer, compositore
  Kodaly, Zoltan (b. 1882)   composer, compositore
  Mahler, Gustav (b. 1860)   composer, Dirigent
  Martinu, Bohuslav (Jan) (b. 1890)   composer, Komponist
  Nielsen, Carl (August) (b. 1865 d. 1931)   composer
  Poulenc, Francis (Jean Marcel) (b. 1899)   composer, compositore
  Prokofiev, Sergey (Sergeyevich)   composer, compositore
  Puccini, Giacomo (b. 1858)   author, composer
  Rachmaninov, Sergey (Vasilyevich) (b. 1873 a. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Ravel, Maurice [Joseph Maurice] (b. 1875 d. 1937)   composer, compositeur
  Roussel, Albert (Charles Paul Marie) (b. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Satie, Erik (Alfred Leslie) (b. 1866 d. 1925)   composer, compositeur
  Schoenberg, Arnold (Franz Walter) (b. 1874 d. 1951)   composer
  Sibelius, Jean (Julius Christian) (b. 1865)   composer, compositore
  Strauss, Richard (Georg) (b. 1864 d. 1949)   composer, conductor
  Stravinsky, Igor (Fyodorovich) (b. 1882 d. 1971)   composer, compositore
  Varese, Edgard [Edgar] (Victor Achille Charles) (b. 1883 d. 1965)   composer, fire sirens
  Vaughan Williams, Ralph (b. 1872 d. 1958)   composer, compositore
  Webern, Anton (Friedrich Wilhelm von) (b. 1883)   composer, Dirigent

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