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  1. BLACK, John (1546-1587)
  2. BLACKER, Boris (Newchwang, China, 19 JAN 1903 - Berlin, 30 JAN 1975)Ger
  3. BLACKFORD, Richard (London, 1954 - )Eng=comp-cond
  4. BLACK, Stanley (London, 1913 - )Eng=comp-P-cond
  5. BLACKWOOD,Easley (21 APR 1933 - )
  6. BLADA, Leonardo (Barcelona, 22 SEP 1933 - )Sp-Catalan
  7. BLAIR, Hugh (1864-1932)
  8. BLAKE, David Leonard (London, 1936 -)Eng
  9. BLAKE, Howard
  10. BLANCO, Jose (c.1750-1811)
  11. BLATT, Josef (Vienna, 1906 - Green Valley, AZ 2 MAR 1999) Viennese-American
      University of Michigan dir. Opera and Orchestras ret. 1976. Founder of the Friends of Music, Tucson-Green Valley, AZ. Opera translator. OBIT
  12. BLAUSTEIN, Susan ( 1953 - )
  13. BLAVET, Michel (mee SHELL blah VAY) (Besancon, 13 MAR 1700 - Paris, 1778)Fr=comp-flu
  14. BLECH, Leo (Aachen, 1871 - Berli, 1958)Ger=cond-cop
  15. BLISS, Arthur (London, 2 AUG 1891 - London, 27 MAR 1975) Bliss Biog
  16. BLITHEMAN, William (c.1525-1591)
  17. BLITZSTEIN, Marc (Philadelphia, 2 MAR 1905 - Fort-de-France, Martinique, 22 JAN 1964)Am=comp-P
  18. BLOCH, Andre (Wissembourg, Alsace, 1873 - Paris, 1960)Fr
  19. BLOCH, Ernest (Geneva, 24 JUL 1880 - Portland, OR, 15 JUL 1959)Swiss-Am
  20. BLOCKX, Jan (Antwerp, 1851 - Antwerp, 1912)Belg
  21. BLODEK, Vilem (1834-1874)
  22. BLOMDAHL, Karl-Birger (Vaxjo, 19 OCT 1916 - Kungsangen, 14 JUN 1968)Swed
  23. BLOW, John (Collingham, Notts., 23 FEB 1649 - Westminster, 1 OCT 1708)Eng=comp-organist
  24. BLUM, David ( - )Swed
  25. BLUM, Robert (aka Karl Moritz) (Zurich, 1900 - )Siss
  26. BLUMENFELD, Felix (1863 - 1931)
  27. BLUMENFELD, Harold (Seattle, 1923 - )Am
  28. BLUMENTHAL, Jacob (1829-1908)
  29. BLYTON, Carey (Beckenham, 1932 - )Eng
  30. BOATWRIGHT, Harold (Newport News, VA, 1918 - )Am
  31. BOCCHERINI, Luigi (Boh ker EE' nee) (Lucca, 19 FEB 1743 - Madrid, 28 MAY 1805)It=cellist-comp
  32. BOCHSA, Robert Nicolas Charles (Montmedy, 1787 - Sydney, 1856)Fr=comp-harpist
  33. BODDECKER, Philipp Friedrich (1607-1683)
  34. BODE, Johann Joachim Christoph (Barum, Brunswick, 1730 - Weimar, 1793)Ger=comp-oboist
  35. de BOECK, August (1865 - 1936)
  36. BOEHM, Theobald (Munch, 1793 - 1881)Ger=comp-flu
  37. BOEHMER, Konrad (KOHN rad BER mer) ( 1941 - )Dutch WebSite
  38. BOELLMANN, Leon Ernest ( LAY on boh el MAHN) (Ensisheim, Upper Alsace, 1862 - Paris, 1897)Fr=comp-organist
  39. BOELTER, Karl (1952-)
  40. BOELEY, Alexandre-Pierre-Francois (1785-1858)
  41. BOESMANS, Philippe (1936-) LI>(((BOHEMIAN COMPOSERS)))
  42. BOGATYRYOV, Anatoly Vasilyevich (Vitebsk, 1913 - )Rus
  43. BOHM, Georg (Goldbach, 1661 - Luneburg, 1733)Ger=organist-comp
  44. BOIELDIEU, Francois (Fran SWAH' bwal DYOH') (Rouen, 16 DEC 1775 - Jarcy, 8 OCT 1834)Fr
  45. BOISDEFFRE, Charles Henri Rene de (Vesoul, 1838 - Vezeolise, Nancy, 106)Fr
  46. BOISMORTIER, Joseph Bodin (bwa MORT' yay) (Thionville, 1691 - Roissy-en-Brie, 1755)Fr
  47. BOITO, Arrigo Enrico (AH ree goh BOY toh) (Padua, 1842 - Milan, 1918)It
  48. BOLCOM, William Elden (Seattle, 1938 - )Am
  49. BOLLING, Claude (clawed BOW ling) ( 1930 - )Fr
  50. BOLLMANN, Leon (25 SEP 1862 - 11 OCT 1897)
  51. BOLT, John (1564 - Louvain, 1640)Eng
  52. BOMTEMPO, Joao Domingos (1775 - 1842)Port.
  53. BON, Willem Frederik (1940-1983)
  54. BOND, Capel (c.1730-c.1790)
  55. BOND, Carrie Jacobs (1862-1946)
  56. BONDEVILLE, Emmanuel (Rouen, 1898 - )Fr
  57. BONDON, Jacques (6 DEC 1927 - )
  58. BONELLI, Aurelio (c.1569-c.1625)
  59. BONINI, Severo (Florence, c.1600 -)It
  60. BONMARCHE', Jean (Ypres, 1520 - ? )Belg
  61. BONNET, Joseph (aka Elie Georges Marie) (Bordeaux, 1884 - Quebec, 1944)Fr=comp-organist
  62. BONNET, Pierre (1585-1600)
  63. BONONCINI, Antonio Maria (Modena, [MOH den ah], 1677 - Rome, 1726)
  64. BONONCINI, Giovanni Battista (bah nahn CHEE' nee) (Modena, 18 JUL 1670 - Vienna, 9 JUL 1747)It
  65. BONONCINI, Giovanni Maria (Modena, 1642 - Modena, 1678)It
  66. BONPORTI, Antonio Francesco (Trento, 1672 - Padua, 1749)It
  67. BONSOR, James Brian (1926-)
  68. BOOM, Jan van (1807-1872)
  69. BOOREN, Jo van de ( - )
  70. BORDES, Charles (La Roche-Corbon, Indre-et-Loire, 1863 - Toulon, 1909)Fr
  71. BORDEWIJK-ROEPMAN, Johanna (1892-1971)
  72. BORG, Kim (Helsinki, 1919 - 2000)Finn=bass-comp
  73. BORGSTROM, Hjalmar (Oslo, 1864 - Oslo, 1925)Nor
  74. BORJON De Scellery, Pierre (1633-1691)
  75. BORKOVEC, Pavel (Prague, 1894 - Prague, 1972)Cz
  76. BORLENGHI, Enzo (1908 - )
  77. BORNE, Fernande Le (1862-1929)
  78. BORODIN, Alexander (BORE ah deen) (St Petersburg, 12 NOV 1833 - St Petersburg, 27 FEB 1887)Rus
  79. BORONI, Antonio (Rome, 1738 - Rome, 1792)It
  80. BOROWSKI, Felix (Burton, Westmorlad, 1872 - Chicago, 1956 )Eng=Com-Teach-P
  81. BORRESEN, Axel Einar Hakon (1876-1954)
  82. BORRI, Giovanni Battista (c. 1600)It
  83. BORROFF, Edith (1925 - )
  84. BORRESEN, Hakon (1876 - 1954)Danish
  85. BORTKIEWICZ, Sergei Eduardovich (Kharkov, 1877 - Vienna, 1952)Russ
  86. BORTNIANSKY, Dmitri Stepanovich (Glukhov, Ukraine, 1751 - St Petersburg, 1825)Russ
  87. BOSE, Hans-Jargen von (1953 - )
  88. BOSKOVICH, Alexander Urijah (Cluj, Transylvania, 1907 - Tel Aviv, 1964)Rom-Isr=comp-cond-P
  89. BOSMANS, Henriette (hen ree EH tah BOSS muns) ( 1895 - 1952 )Dutch
  90. BOSSI, Marco Enrico (Salo, Lake Garda, 1861 - sea 1925)It=organist-comp
  91. BOTTEGARI, Cosimo (1554-1620)
  92. BOTTENBERG, Wolfgang ( - )
  93. BOTTESINI, Giovanni (joe VAH nee boh teh ZEE nee) (1821 - 1889)It
  94. BOUCHARD, Linda ( - )
  95. BOUCOURECHLIEV, Andre (Sofia, 1925)Bulg=comp-P
  96. BOUFFIL, Jacques (1783-1868)
  97. BOUGHTON, Rutland (1878-1960)
  98. BOUGHTON, Rutland(Aylesbury, 1878 - London, 1960)Eng
  99. BOULANGER, Lili (lee lee BOO' lahn jay) Juliette Marie Olga (Paris, 21 AUG 1893 - Mezy, 15 MAR 1918)Fr (sister)
  100. BOULANGER, Nadia Juliette (NAH dee ah BOO' lahn jay) (Paris, 1887 - Paris, 1979)Fr=Comp-Teacher (sister)
  101. Lili & Nadia Boulanger
  102. BOULEZ, Pierre (BOO' lez) (Motbrison, 26 MAR 1925 - )Fr=comp-cond
  103. BOULOGNE, Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Joseph (1739-1799)
  104. BOUNAMENTE, Giovanni Battista (c.1590-1642)
  105. BOURGEOIS, Louis (c.1510-c.1561)
  106. BOURLAND, Roger (1952 - )
  107. BOUSSET, Jean-Bapiste (1662-1725)
  108. BOUSTED, Donald (1957 - )
  109. BOUZIGNAC, Guillaume (c.1590-c.1640)
  110. BOWEN, York (BOH win) (Crouch End, 1884 - London, 1961)Eng=Com-P
  111. BOWELS, Paul Frederic (NYC, 1910 - )Am
  112. BOWEN, York (1884-1961)
  113. BOYCE, William (London, 1710 - London, 1779)
  114. BOYD, Anne (Sydney, 1946 - )Australian
  115. BOYDELL, Brian (Dublin, 17 MAR 1917 - 7 NOV 2000)Ir
  116. BOYVIN, Jacques (c.1653-1706)
  117. BOZAY, Attila (Balatonfizfo, 1939 - )Hung
  118. BOZZA, Eugene (Nice, 1905 - 1991)Fr
  119. BRADE, William (c.1560 - Hambur, 1630)Emg=comp-V
  120. BRAGA, Francisco (Rio de Janeiro, 1868 - 1945)Braz
  121. BRAGA, Gaetano (Giulianova, Abruzzi, 1829 - Milan, 1907)It=comp-cellist
  122. BRAGA-SANTOS, Joly (Lisbon, 1924 - )Port=comp-cond
  123. BRAHAM, John (1777-1856)
  124. BRAHAM, Philip (1881-1934)
  125. BRAHE, May (1885-1956)
  126. BRAHMS, Johannes (Hamburg, 7 MAY 1833 - Vienna, 3 APR 1897)
  127. BRANDL, Johann (1835-1913)
  128. BRANDTS BUYS, Jan Willem Frans (1868-1933)
  129. BRANDTS BUYS, Johann Sebastian (1905-1959)
  130. BRANT, Henry Dreyfus (Montreal, 1913 - )
  131. BRANTS Buys, Jan Willem Frans (1868-1939)
  132. BRAUN, Johannes Georg (1656-1687)
  133. BRAUNFELS, Walter (Frankfurt-am-Main, 1882 - Cologne, 1954)Ger=P-comp
  134. BRAUTIGAM, (brout ee GAHM) ( - ) )Can=comp-Fl-P-organist
  135. BRECHER, Gustav (Eichwald, 1879 - sea, 1940)Boh=cond-comp
  136. BREDICEANU, Mihai (ME hi bray dee CHA noo) ( - )Romanian=Com-con
  137. BREE, Johannes Bernardus van (1801-1857)
  138. BREHME, Hans (Potsdam, 1904 - Stuttgart, 157)Ger
  139. BRENTA, Gaston (1902-1969)
  140. BRESNICK, Martin (1946 - )
  141. BRETON, Tomas (Salamanca, 1850 - Madrid, 1923)
  142. BREUKER, Willem (1944 - )
  143. BREVAL, Jean-Baptiste Sebastien (1753-1823)
  144. BREVI, Giovanni Battista (c.1650-c.1726)
  145. BREVILLE, Pierre Onfroy de (Bar-le-Duc, Meuse, 1861 - Paris, 1949)Fr
  146. BREWER, Alfred Herbert (Gloucester, 1865 - Glouster, 1928)Eng=organist-cond-comp
  147. BREWER, Thomas ( 1611 - )Eng
  148. BRIAN, Havergal (Dresden, Stafforshire, 1876 - Shoreham-on-Sea, 1972)Eng1876 - 1972)
  149. BRICCIALDI, Giulio (1818-1881)
  150. BRIDGE, Frank (Brighton, 1879 - Estbourne, 1941)Eng=comp-cond-V-Vla
  151. BRIDGE, John Frederick (Oldbury, Worcester, 1844 - London, 1924)Eng=comp-cond-organist
  152. BRIDGEWATER, Enest Leslie (Halesowen, Worcester, 1893- Hong Kong, 1975)Eng=P-comp
  153. BRIGHT, Dora Estella (Knatchbull) (Sheffield, 1863 - Babington, Somerset, 1950)Eng=P-comp
  154. BRINDEL, Bernard ( - )Am
  155. (((BRITISH MUSIC SOCIETY))) British Contemporary Composer Index & Links
  156. BRITO, Estevao de (1571 - 1641)
  157. BRITTEN, Benjamin Edward (Lowestof, 22 NOV 1913 - Aldeburgh, 4 DEC 1976)Eng=comp-P-cond
  158. BRIXI, Frantisek Franz Xaver (Prague, 1732 - Prague, 1771)Cz=comp-organist
  159. BRIZZI, Aldo (1960 - )
  160. BROCA, Jose (1805-1882)
  161. BROCKMAN, Jane (1949 - )
  162. BROCKWAY, Howard (Brooklyn, 1870 - NYC, 1951)Am=comp-P
  163. BROD, Henri (1799-1839)
  164. BROD, Max (Prague, 1884 - Tel-Aviv, 1968)Cz
  165. BROGI, Renato (1873-1924)
  166. BROMAN, Sten (Upsala, 1902 - )Swed=comp-vla
  167. BRONE, Fran├žois (1862-1929)
  168. BRONSART, Hans von (Berlin, 1830 - Munich, 1913)Ger=comp-P
  169. BROQUA, Alfonso (Montevideo, 1876 - Paris, 1946)Uruguayan
  170. BROSCHI, Riccardo (1700-1750)
  171. BROTT, Alexander (Montreal, 1915 - )Can=V-cond-comp (father)
  172. BROTT, Boris (Montreal, 1944 - )Can=cond-comp (son)
  173. BROUWER, Leo (LEE oh BROW er) (Havana, 1939 - )Cuban=comp-g
  174. BROWN, Christopher Roland (Tunbridge Wells, 1943 - )Eng
  175. BROWN, Earle (Lunenburg, MA, 1926 - )Am
  176. BROWN, James ( - )Eng.=Comp
  177. BROWN, Stephen ( Nottingham, Eng. - )Can
  178. BROWNE, John (1426 - 1498)Eng
  179. BRUCH, Max (BROO'k) (Cologne, 6 JAN 1838 - Friedenau, 2 OCT 1920)Ger=comp-cond
  180. BRUCK, Arnold von (c.1480-c.1554)
  181. BRUCKNER, Anton (BROOk' ner) (Ansfelden, 4 SEP 1824 - Vienna, 11 OCT 1896)Ger
  182. BRUHNS, Nikolaus (Schwabstat, c. 1665 - Husum, 1697)Dan=organist-comp
  183. BRULL, Ignaz (Prossnitz, Moravia, 1846 - Vienna, 1907)Austrian=P-comp
  184. BRULLES, Gaces (c.1200 )Fr
  185. BRUMEL, Antoine (c.1460-1520)
  186. BRUNA, Pablo (1611-1669)
  187. BRUNEAU, Alfred (1857 - 1894)
  188. BRUNETTI, Giovanni Gualberto (1706-1787)
  189. BRUYNEL, Ton (1934-1998)
  190. BRYARS, Gavin ( - )
  191. BUCCHI, Valentino (Florence, 1916 - )It
  192. BUCK, Dudley (buck) (10 MAR 1839 - 1909)Am
  193. BUCK, Sir Percy Carter (1871-1947)
  194. BUHLER, Franz (frantz BOO ler) ( - )Ger
  195. BUCKLEY, John ( - )Eng=Comp
  196. BUJARSKI, Zbigniew (1933 - )
  197. BULAKHOV, Pavel Petrovich (1824-1875)
  198. BULL, John (Somerset, c1562 - Antwerp, 12 MAR 1628)Eng
  199. BULL, Ole Borneman (Bergen, 1810 - Bergen, 1880) Nor
  200. BULOW, Hans Von (1830 - 1894)
  201. BUMCKE, Gustav (1876-1963)
  202. BUNS, Benedictus (1642-1716)
  203. BURGESS, Anthony ( - )AUTHOR=COMP
  204. BURGMULLER, August Joseph Norbert (1810-1836)
  205. BURGMULLER, Johann Friedrich Franz (1806-1874)
  206. BURGON, Geoffrey, (Hambledon, 1941 - )Eng
  207. BURIAN, Emil Frantisek (Pilsen, 1904 - Prague, 1959)Cz
  208. BURKHARD, Paul (Zurich, 1911 - Zurich, 1976)Swis=comp-P-cond
  209. BURKHARD, Willy (Evilard, 1900 - Zurich, 1955)Swis
  210. BURLEIGH, Henry Thacker (1866-1914)
  211. BURNEY, Charles (1726-1814)
  212. BURRELL, Diana ( - )
  213. BURT, Francis (London, 1926 - )Eng
  214. BURT, Robert Hampton (1940-)
  215. BURTON, Canary (1942-)
  216. BURTON, John (1730-1785)
  217. BURY, Bernard de (1720-1785)
  218. BUSBY, Thomas (1755-1838)
  219. BUSCH, Adolf (Siegen, 1891 - Guildford, VT, 1952)Ger=comp-V
  220. BUSH, Alan Dudley (Dulwich, London, 22 DEC 1900 - 31 OCT 1995)Eng=comp-cond-P
    Alan Bush Site ( - ) Eng
  221. BUSH, Geoffrey ( London, 1920 - ) Eng
  222. BUSNE, Antoine de (c.1430-92)
  223. BUSNOIS, Anthoine ( ? - Bruges, 1492)
  224. BUSONI, Ferruccio (fehr ROO chee oh Boo ZOH nee) (Empol, 1 APR 1866 - Berln, 27 JUL 1924)Ger-It=Com-P
  225. BUSS, Howard J. (1951 - )
    • Contact Information: c/o Brixton Publications, 4311 Braemar Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33813-1608 USA
      Phone/Fax (863) 646-0961
    • For information about compositions by Howard J. Buss visit: Site
    • For an in depth look his music for percussion visit: Site
  226. BUSSER, Henri Paul (Toulouse, 1872 - Paris, 1973)Fr=comp-organist-cond
  227. BUSSOTTI, Sylvano (Florence, 1931 - )It
  228. BUSTO, Javier (1949 - )
  229. BUTTERWORTH, Arthur Eckersley(Manchester, 1923 - )Eng=comp-cond-Tr
  230. BUTTERFIELD, James Austin (1837-1891)
  231. BUTTERWORTH, George ( Sainton-Kye) (London, 1885 - Pozieres, Battle of Somme, 1916 )Eng
    • READ:
      "Whom The Gods Love" by Michael Barlow, Foreward by Vernon Handley. The life and Music of G. Butterworth. NOV 1997 ISBN 0 907689 42 6. TOCCATA PRESS, London
  232. BUTTING, Max (Berlin, 1888 - Berlin, 1976)Ger
  233. BUXTEHUDE, Dietrich (DEE trick BOOX tah HOO' dah) (Holstein, c1637 - Lubeck, 9 MAY 1707)Dane-Ger=comp-organist
  234. BUZZI-PECCIA, Arturo (1854-1943)
  235. BYRD, William (Bird) (Lincoln?, c1543 - Stondon, Essex, 4 JUL 1623)Eng

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