In: Komponist

01 NovSpanish composer Juan Vicente Mas Quiles dies at the age of 100.


The well-known Spanish composer and arranger Juan Vicente Mas Quiles has always been closely associated with the renowned wind orchestra Banda…

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23 OctSir Malcolm Arnold: a border crosser of music


“Hardly any other British composer has contributed more to overcoming the boundaries between “U” and “E” music than Malcolm Arnold. Most…

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05 MayThe vampires have danced out….


US composer Jim Steinman, who wrote hits for musicians such as Meat Loaf, Céline Dion and Bonnie Tyler, has died. The…

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05 MaySaint-Saëns: child prodigy and cosmopolitan


100 years ago, on 16 December 1921, the French composer Chales-Camille Saint-Saens died in Algiers. At the time, he was considered…

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08 SepMelancholy in Paris: Roger Boutry died


Roger Boutry was composer, pianist, conductor and winner of the “Grand Prix de Rome”. Roger Boutry was a composer, pianist and…

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29 OctFrench chansonnier Charles Aznavour is dead


The King of Chanson has left the stage. In an interview Charles Aznavour once said that he hadn’t celebrated a birthday…

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