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Anatoly ALEXANDROV

1888–1982

Anatoly Alexandrov

Charles-Valentin ALKAN

1813–1888

Charles Valentin-Alkan

Eyvind ALNÆS

1872–1932

Eyvind Alnæs

Algernon ASHTON

1859–1937

Algernon Ashton

Vytautas BACEVIČIUS

1905–1970

Vytautas Bacevičius

Carl Philipp Emanuel BACH

1714–1788

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, c. 1780

Johann Sebastian BACH

1685–1750

Johann Sebastian Bach

Mily BALAKIREV

1837–1910

Mily Balakirev

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN

1770–1827

Ludwig van Beethoven

Paul BEN-HAIM

1897–1974

Paul Ben-Haim

Georg von BERTOUCH

1668–1743

Georg von Bertouch

Judith BINGHAM

1952–

Judith Bingham

Georges BIZET

1838–1875

Georges Bizet

Matvei Isaakovich BLANTER

1903–1990

Matvei Isaakovich Blanter

Johannes BRAHMS

1833–1897

Johannes Brahms, 1889

David BRAID

1970–

David Braid

Havergal BRIAN

1876–1972

Havergal Brian

Sir Frederick BRIDGE

1844–1924

Frederick Bridge

Frank BRIDGE

1879–1941

Frank Bridge

Julius BURGER

1897–1995

Julius Burger

Adolf BUSCH

1891–1952

Adolf Busch

William BYRD

Engraving of William Byrd by Vandergucht (Michael van der Gucht?)

Edmund CAMPION

1957–

Edmund Campion

John CASKEN

1949–

John Casken

Bellerofonte CASTALDI

1580–1649

Bellerofonte Castaldi

Thomas CAUSTON

Ronald CENTER

1913–1973

Ronald Center

Friedrich CERHA

1926–

Friedrich Cerha

Denis COHEN

1952–

Denis Cohen

Giuseppe COLOMBI

1635–1694

Alexander Sergeyevich DARGOMYZHSKY

1813–1869

Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky

Henry Walford DAVIES

1869–1941

Henry Walford Davies

Gualtiero DAZZI

1960–

Gulatiero Dazzi

Claude DEBUSSY

1862–1918

Claude Debussy

Edison DENISOV

1929–1996

Edison Denisov

Tan DUN

1957–

Tan Dun

Isaak Osipovich DUNAEVSKY

1900–1955

Isaak Osipovich Dunaevsky

Pascal DUSAPIN

1955–

Pascal Dusapin

Antonín DVOŘÁK

1841–1904

Antonín Dvořák

Petr EBEN

1929–2007

Petr Eben

Sir Edward ELGAR

1857–1934

Sir Edward Elgar

Heino ELLER

1887–1970

Heino Eller

George ENESCU

1881–1955

George Enescu, Bucharest 1943

Heinrich Wilhelm ERNST

1812–1865

Lithographic portrait of Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst

Giacomo FACCO

1676–1753

Giacomo Facco

Ferenc FARKAS

1905–2000

Ferenc Farkas

Arthur FARWELL

1872–1952

Arthur Farwell, 1904

Ivan FEDELE

1953–

Ivan Fedele

Luis Carlos FIGUEROA

1923–

Luis Carlos Figueroa

Jean René Désiré FRANÇAIX

1912–1997

Jean René Désiré Françaix

Luca FRANCESCONI

1956–

Luca Francesconi

Hans GÁL

1890–1987

Hans Gál, 1925

Herman GALYNIN

1922–1966

Herman Galynin

John GARDNER

1917–

John Gardner

Francesco GEMINIANI

1687–1762

Francesco Geminiani

Friedrich GERNSHEIM

1839–1918

Friedrich Gernsheim

Peggy GLANVILLE-HICKS

1912–1990

Peggy Glanville-Hicks

Vinko GLOBOKAR

1934–

Vinko Globokar

Alexander GOLDENWEISER

1875–1961

Alexander Goldenweiser

Nicolas GOMBERT

Arthur M. GOODHART

1866–1941

Arthur M Goodhart

Théodore GOUVY

1819–1898

Théodore Gouvy

Alexander GRECHANINOV

1864–1956

Alexander Grechaninov (postcard, 1905—1910)

Theodor GRIGORIU

Theodor Grigoriu

Semyon GULAK-ARTEMOVSKY

1813–1873

Semyon Gulak-Artemovsky

Alexander GURILYOV

1803–1858

Alexander Gurilyov

Kimmo HAKOLA

1958–

Kimmo Hakola

Henri HARDOUIN

1727–1808

Henri Hardouin

Arthur HARTMANN

1881–1956

Arthur Hartmann

Paavo HEININEN

1938–

Paavo Heininen

Stephen HELLER

1813–1888

Stephen Heller by Charles Vogt, after Maurice de Vaines

Heinrich von HERZOGENBERG

1843–1900

Heinrich von Herzogenberg

Anders HILLBORG

1954–

Anders Hillborg

Emily HOWARD

1979–

Emily Howard

Anselm HÜTTENBRENNER

1794–1868

Anselm Hüttenbrenner

Josef HÜTTENBRENNER

1796–1882

Mikhail IPPOLITOV-IVANOV

1859–1935

Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov

Salomon JADASSOHN

1831–1902

Salomon Jadassohn

Vladas JAKUBĖNAS

1904–1976

Vladas Jakubėnas, 1927

Betsy JOLAS

1926–

Betsy Jolas

Josquin DES PREZ

1611 woodcut of Josquin des Prez, copied from a lost painting done during his lifetime

John JOUBERT

1927–

John Joubert

Jeronimas KAČINSKAS

1907–2005

Jeronimas Kačinskas around 1960

Jouni KAIPAINEN

1956–

Jouni Kaipainen

Giovanni Girolamo KAPSBERGER

1580–1651

Mihkel KEREM

1981–

Mihkel Kerem

Tikhon KHRENNIKOV

1913–2007

Tikhon Khrennikov

Oleg KOMARNITSKY

1946–1998

Oleg Komarnitsky

Egon KORNAUTH

Egon Kornauth

Nikolai KORNDORF

1947–2001

Nikolai Korndorf

Erich Wolfgang KORNGOLD

1897–1957

Erich Wolfgang Korngold

Viktor Stepanovych KOSENKO

1896–1938

Viktor Stepanovych Kosenko

Ernst KRENEK

1900–1991

Ernst Křenek, 1923

Mario LAVISTA

1943–

Mario Lavista

Benjamin LEES

1924–2010

Benjamin Lees

Ruggero LEONCAVALLO

1857–1919

Ruggero Leoncavallo, postcard (1910)

Gustavo LEONE

1956–

Gustavo Leone

Fred LERDAHL

1943–

Fred Lerdahl

Yuri LEVITIN

1912–1993

Yuri Levitin

Magnus LINDBERG

1958–

Magnus Lindberg

Franz LISZT

1811–1886

Ferenc Liszt (Franz Liszt)

Charles Harford LLOYD

1849–1919

Charles Harford Lloyd

Anatoly LYADOV

1855–1914

Anatoly Lyadov

Sergei LYAPUNOV

1859–1924

Sergei Liapunov

Boris Mykolayovych LYATOSHYNSKY

1895–1968

Boris Lyatoshynsky

Edward MACDOWELL

1860–1908

Edward MacDowell

Sir Alexander Campbell MACKENZIE

1847–1935

Alexander Campbell Mackenzie

Ester MÄGI

1922–

Ester Mägi

Riccardo MALIPIERO

1914–2003

Riccardo Malipiero

Otto MALLING

1848–1915

Otto Malling

Sir George MARTIN

1844–1916

George Martin

Bohuslav MARTINŮ

1890–1959

Bohuslav Martinů in the Paris studio of Jan Zrzavý, 1924

Martin MATALON

1958–

Martin Matalon

Colin MATTHEWS

1946–

Colin Matthews

David MATTHEWS

1943–

David Matthews

John MCCABE

1939–

John McCabe

Jānis MEDIŅŠ

1890–1966

Jānis Mediņš, 1920

Krzysztof MEYER

1943–

Krzysztof Meyer

Ernst MIELCK

1877–1899

Ernst Mielck

Robin MILFORD

1903–1959

Robin Milford

Yuri MILYUTIN

1903–1968

Yuri Milyutin

Wolfgang Amadeus MOZART

1756–1791

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Modest MUSORGSKY

1839–1881

Modest Mussorgsky

Josef MYSLIVEČEK

1737–1781

Josef Mysliveček

Marc NEIKRUG

1946–

Marc Neikrug

Joaquín NIN-CULMELL

1908–2004

Joaquín Nin-Culmell

Reinhard OPPEL

1878–1941

Reinhard Oppel, 1930s

Leo ORNSTEIN

1893–2002

Leo Ornstein, about age 40

Buxton ORR

1924–1997

Buxton Orr

Pablo ORTIZ

1956–

Pablo Ortiz

George OSBORNE

1806–1893

George Osborne c. 1850

Sir Walter PARRATT

1841–1924

Walter Parratt

Sir Hubert PARRY

1848–1918

Hubert Parry

John PICKARD

1963–

John Pickard

Pēteris PLAKIDIS

1947–

Pēteris Plakidis

Daniil Jakovlevich POKRASS

1905–1954

Daniil Jakovlevich Pokrass

Dmitry Yakovlevich POKRASS

1899–1978

Dmitri Yakovlevich Pokrass

Alexander PRIOR

1992–

Alexander Prior

David Abramovich PRITZKER

1900–1978

David Abramovich Pritzker

Veli-Matti PUUMALA

1965–

Veli-Matti Puumala

Jean-Philippe RAMEAU

1683–1764

Jean-Philippe Rameau

Phillip RAMEY

1939–

Phillip Ramey

Günter RAPHAEL

1903–1960

Günter Raphael

Maurice RAVEL

1875–1937

Portrait de Maurice Ravel, 1912

Igor RAYKHELSON

1961–

Igor-Raykhelson

Max REGER

1873–1916

Max Reger

Anton REICHA

1770–1836

Anton Reicha (1815)

Karel REINER

1910–1979

Karel Reiner

Roger REYNOLDS

1934–

Roger Reynolds

Nikolai Andreyevich RIMSKY-KORSAKOV

1844–1908

Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

Michael Alec ROSE

1959–

Michael Alec Rose

Gioacchino Antonio ROSSINI

1792–1868

Gioacchino Rossini, 1865

Kaija SAARIAHO

1952–

Kaija Saariaho

Esa-Pekka SALONEN

1958–

Esa-Pekka Salonen

Alfred SCHNITTKE

1934–1998

Alfred Schnittke

Franz SCHUBERT

1797–1828

1875 oil painting by Wilhelm August Rieder, after his own 1825 watercolor portrait

Charles SCHUNKE

1801–1839

Gerard SCHURMANN

1924–

Gerard Schurmann

Bernhard SEKLES

1872–1934

Bernhard Sekles, c. 1913

Vissarion SHEBALIN

1902–1963

Vissarion Shebalin

Percy SHERWOOD

1866–1939

Percy Sherwood

Dmitry SHOSTAKOVICH

1906–1975

Dmitry Shostakovich

Leone SINIGAGLIA

1868–1944

Leone SinigagLia

Myroslav SKORYK

1938–

Myroslav Skoryk

John Stafford SMITH

1750–1836

John Stafford Smith

Arthur SOMERVELL

1863–1937

Arthur Somervell

Philip SPRATLEY

1942–

Philip Spratley

Miroslav SRNKA

1975–

Miroslav Srnka

Sir John STAINER

1840–1901

John Stainer

Sir Charles Villiers STANFORD

1852–1924

Charles Villiers Stanford

Steven STUCKY

1949–

Steven Stucky

Peeter SÜDA

1883–1920

Peeter Süda

Gyorgy SVIRIDOV

1915–1998

Gyorgy Sviridov

Marko TAJČEVIĆ

1900–1984

Marko Tajčević

Thomas TALLIS

Engraving of Thomas Tallis by Niccolò Haym after a portrait by Gerard van der Gucht

Sergei Ivanovich TANEYEV

1856–1915

Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev

Giuseppe TARTINI

1692–1770

Giuseppe Tartini

Matthew TAYLOR

1964–

Matthew Taylor

Boris TCHAIKOVSKY

1925–1996

Boris Tchaikovsky

André TCHAIKOWSKY

1935–1982

André Tchaikowsky in 1975

Alexander TCHEREPNIN

1899–1977

Alexander Tcherepnin

Nikolai TCHEREPNIN

1873–1945

Nikolai Tcherepnin

Georg Philipp TELEMANN

1681–1767

Georg Philipp Telemann

Ferdinand THIERIOT

1836–1919

Ferdinand Thieriot (Graz, 1885)

Jukka TIENSUU

1948–

Jukka Tiensuu

Veljo TORMIS

1930–

Veljo Tormis

Sir Donald Francis TOVEY

1875–1940

Sir Donald Francis Tovey

Tapio TUOMELA

1958–

Tapio Tuomela

Philip VAN WILDER

Hans Holbein, ‘Man with a Lute’ – once considered to be van Wilder

Sergei VASILENKO

1872–1956

Sergei Vasilenko

Sándor VERESS

1907–1999

Sándor Veress, Berne 1952 ca.

Alexey Nikolayevich VERSTOVSKY

1799–1862

Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky

Harri VUORI

1957–

Harri Vuori

Richard WAGNER

1813–1883

Richard Wagner, c. 1862

Rolf WALLIN

1957–

Rolf Wallin

Gareth WALTERS

1928–

Gareth Walters

Jean-Baptiste WECKERLIN

1821–1910

Jean-Baptiste Weckerlin

Mieczysław WEINBERG

1919–1996

Mieczysław Weinberg

Ryan WIGGLESWORTH

1979–

Ryan Wigglesworth

Charles WOOD

1866–1926

Charles Wood

Hugh WOOD

1932–

Hugh Wood

Joji YUASA

1929–

Joji Yuasa