Obscure Composers 
by John A. Sarkett

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The Obscure Composers Index:  
 Most recorded composers No. of recordings
              1 Bach, Johann Sebastian 7,445
              2 Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 7,423
              3 Beethoven, Ludwig van 5,973
              4 Brahms, Johannes 4,259
              5 Schubert, Franz 4,128
              6 Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich 3,579
              7 Verdi, Giuseppe 3,501
              8 Schumann, Robert 3,129
              9 Handel, George Frideric 3,040
            10 Mendelssohn, Felix 2,895
            11 Anonymous 2,835
            12 Chopin, Frédéric 2,667
            13 Debussy, Claude 2,667
            14 Haydn, Franz Joseph 2,473
            15 Liszt, Franz 2,394
            16 Wagner, Richard 2,390
            17 Puccini, Giacomo 2,169
            18 Vivaldi, Antonio 2,165
            19 Ravel, Maurice 2,129
            20 Rachmaninov, Sergei 2,081
            21 Strauss, Richard 2,019
            22 Dvorák, Antonín 2,010
            23 Rossini, Gioachino 1,844
            24 Saint-Saëns, Camille 1,720
            25 Prokofiev, Sergei 1,670
            26 Bizet, Georges 1,609
            27 Shostakovich, Dmitri 1,579
            28 Mahler, Gustav 1,448
            29 Fauré, Gabriel 1,438
            30 Donizetti, Gaetano 1,384
            31 Gounod, Charles 1,364
            32 Grieg, Edvard 1,323
            33 Stravinsky, Igor 1,256
            34 Massenet, Jules 1,242
            35 Elgar, Sir Edward 1,116
            36 Britten, Benjamin 1,083
            37 Strauss Jr., Johann 1,044
            38 Sibelius, Jean 1,011
            39 Gershwin, George 997
            40 Bartók, Béla 969
            41 Franck, César 961
            42 Mussorgsky, Modest 955
            43 Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai 947
            44 Berlioz, Hector 943
            45 Vaughan Williams, Ralph 941
            46 Purcell, Henry 926
            47 Telemann, Georg Philipp 901
            48 Bruckner, Anton 887
            49 Bellini, Vincenzo 841
            50 Weber, Carl Maria von 802
            51 Poulenc, Francis 783
            52 Falla, Manuel de 758
            53 Leoncavallo, Ruggero 704
            54 Gluck, Christoph W. 691
            55 Mascagni, Pietro 679
            56 Various 675
            57 Bernstein, Leonard 672
            58 Copland, Aaron 659
            59 Offenbach, Jacques 655
            60 Barber, Samuel 648
            61 Scarlatti, Domenico 646
            62 Villa-Lobos, Heitor 640
            63 Hindemith, Paul 626
            64 Piazzolla, Astor 616
            65 Albeniz, Isaac 609
            66 Monteverdi, Claudio 604
            67 Meyerbeer, Giacomo 575
            68 Reger, Max 569
            69 Gruber, Franz Xaver 565
            70 Paganini, Niccolň 565
            71 Holst, Gustav 557
            72 Granados, Enrique 545
            73 Smetana, Bedrich 542
            74 Scriabin, Alexander 535
            75 Bach, Carl Philipp Emmanuel 532
            76 Satie, Erik 532
            77 Schoenberg, Arnold 516
            78 Giordano, Umberto 514
            79 Janácek, Leos 511
            80 Byrd, William 502
            81 Pachelbel, Johann 497
            82 Borodin, Alexander 492
            83 Messiaen, Olivier 463
            84 Kreisler, Fritz 456
            85 Delibes, Léo 453
            86 Rodrigo, Joaquin 451
            87 Ponchielli, Amilcare 444
            88 Boccherini, Luigi 434
            89 Respighi, Ottorino 433
            90 Lehár, Franz 425
            91 Praetorius, Michael 423
            92 Adam, Adolphe 414
            93 Dowland, John 409
            94 Walton, Sir William 409
            95 Albinoni, Tomaso 403
            96 Bruch, Max 395
            97 Buxtehude, Dietrich 393
            98 Khachaturian, Aram 392
            99 Glazunov, Alexander 382
          100 Wolf, Hugo 373
          101 Palestrina, Giovanni 372
          102 Ives, Charles 370
          103 Cilča, Francesco 368
          104 Corelli, Arcangelo 366
          105 Berg, Alban 364
          106 Rameau, Jean-Philippe 358
          107 Nielsen, Carl 357
          108 Wade, John Francis 356
          109 Howells, Herbert 355
          110 Martinu, Bohuslav 352
          111 Rodgers, Richard 352
          112 Sousa, John Philip 351
          113 Thomas, Ambroise 351
          114 Couperin, François 346
          115 Milhaud, Darius 345
          116 Berlin, Irving 336
          117 Cage, John 333
          118 Glinka, Mikhail 325
          119 Widor, Charles-Marie 324
          120 Grainger, Percy Aldridge 320
          121 Frescobaldi, Girolamo 308
          122 Korngold, Erich Wolfgang 304
          123 Scarlatti, Alessandro 299
          124 Tallis, Thomas 295
          125 Kodály, Zoltán 290
          126 Strauss Sr., Johann 286
          127 Ibert, Jacques 284
          128 Sarasate, Pablo de 283
          129 Turina, Joaquin 283
          130 Pärt, Arvo 277
          131 Stanford, Charles Villiers 277
          132 Bloch, Ernest 276
          133 Des Préz, Josquin 272
          134 Sullivan, Arthur 266
          135 Weill, Kurt 265
          136 Busoni, Ferruccio 262
          137 Williams, John T. 262
          138 Hummel, Johann Nepomuk 258
          139 Rutter, John 257
          140 Tavener, John 254
          141 Schütz, Heinrich 252
          142 Delius, Frederick 251
          143 Vierne, Louis 249
          144 Tosti, Francesco Paolo 245
          145 Charpentier, Marc-Antoine 244
          146 Szymanowski, Karol 244
          147 Gabrieli, Giovanni 242
          148 Ponce, Manuel 241
          149 Lassus, Orlando de 240
          150 Tarrega, Francisco 240
          151 Rubinstein, Anton 239
          152 Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista 238
          153 Mason, Lowell 237
          154 Duruflé, Maurice 235
          155 Ginastera, Alberto 235
          156 Sor, Fernando 235
          157 Dupré, Marcel 234
          158 Schnittke, Alfred 233
          159 Flotow, Friedrich von 232
          160 Glass, Philip 230
          161 Lalo, Edouard 225
          162 Bach, Johann Christian 224
          163 Boito, Arrigo 224
          164 Chabrier, Emmanuel 223
          165 Enescu, George 220
          166 Spohr, Louis 220
          167 Kirkpatrick, William James 216
          168 Webern, Anton 216
          169 Porter, Cole 215
          170 Lutoslawski, Witold 214
          171 Strauss, Josef 214
          172 Honegger, Arthur 211
          173 Gibbons, Orlando 210
          174 Humperdinck, Engelbert 210
          175 Wieniawski, Henri 210
          176 Chausson, Ernest 209
          177 Davies, Henry Walford 209
          178 Rheinberger, Joseph 205
          179 Kern, Jerome 204
          180 Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario 201
          181 Catalani, Alfredo 198
          182 Victoria, Tomás Luis de 198
          183 Parry, Charles Hubert 197
          184 De Curtis, Ernesto 196
          185 Arnold, Malcolm 195
          186 Orff, Carl 193
          187 Clarke, Jeremiah 190
          188 Ligeti, György 190
          189 Dukas, Paul 186
          190 Tartini, Giuseppe 186
          191 Martin, Frank 183
          192 Anderson, Leroy 182
          193 Carter, Elliott 180
          194 Warlock, Peter 179
          195 Bax, Arnold 176
          196 Moreno-Torroba, Federico 173
          197 Bridge, Frank 171
          198 Rota, Nino 169
          199 Ireland, John 168
          200 Foster, Stephen 167
          201 Moszkowski, Moritz 167
          202 Scheidt, Samuel 167
          203 Biber, Heinrich Ignaz 166
          204 Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon 166
          205 Karg-Elert, Sigfrid 163
          206 Penderecki, Krzysztof 163
          207 Ellington, Edward Duke 160
          208 Gould, Morton 160
          209 Suppé, Franz von 160
          210 Takemitsu, Toru 160
          211 Arlen, Harold 158
          212 Roussel, Albert 158
          213 Giuliani, Mauro 156
          214 Hahn, Reynaldo 156
          215 Gliere, Reinhold 155
          216 Word, Spoken 154
          217 Barrios Mangoré, Agustín 152
          218 Berio, Luciano 152
          219 Cherubini, Luigi 152
          220 Lully, Jean-Baptiste 152
          221 Nicolai, Otto 151
          222 Di Capua, Eduardo 150
          223 Hovhaness, Alan 150
          224 Morley, Thomas 150
          225 Unspecified 150
          226 Herbert, Victor 146
          227 Medtner, Nikolai 146
          228 Lloyd Webber, Andrew 144
          229 Mompou, Federico 144
          230 Suk, Josef 144
          231 Joplin, Scott 142
          232 Dohnányi, Ernö von 140
          233 Françaix, Jean 140
          234 Gauntlett, Henry John 140
          235 Cornelius, Peter 139
          236 Ysa˙e, Eugčne 139
          237 Caccini, Giulio 138
          238 Guilmant, Felix Alexandre 138
          239 Haydn, Michael 138
          240 Marcello, Alessandro 137
          241 Morricone, Ennio 136
          242 Pierné, Gabriel 136
          243 Niles, John Jacob 135
          244 MacDowell, Edward 134
          245 Tippett, Michael 134
          246 Mozart, Leopold 133
          247 Kabalevsky, Dmitri 130
          248 Charpentier, Gustave 129
          249 Clementi, Muzio 129
          250 Dufay, Guillaume 128
          251 Finzi, Gerald 126
          252 Allegri, Gregorio 125
          253 Arensky, Anton 125
          254 Arne, Thomas Augustine 125
          255 Bolcom, William 125
          256 Denza, Luigi 125
          257 Willis, Richard Storrs 124
          258 Marais, Marin 123
          259 Bozza, Eugčne 122
          260 Balakirev, Mily 121
          261 Lecuona, Ernesto 121
          262 Rorem, Ned 121
          263 Brouwer, Leo 120
          264 Torelli, Giuseppe 120
          265 Cimarosa, Domenico 119
          266 Adams, John 118
          267 Corigliano, John 118
          268 Pfitzner, Hans 118
          269 Godard, Benjamin 117
          270 Coates, Eric 116
          271 Loewe, Carl 116
          272 Godowsky, Leopold 114
          273 Halévy, Jacques 114
          274 Sondheim, Stephen 114
          275 Chaminade, Cécile Louise 113
          276 Sanz, Gaspar 113
          277 Liadov, Anatole 112
          278 Rautavaara, Einojuhani 112
          279 Gubaidulina, Sofia 111
          280 Henze, Hans Werner 111
          281 Kálmán, Emmerich 111
          282 Lortzing, Albert 111
          283 Pierpont, James 111
          284 Dutilleux, Henri 110
          285 Hildegard of Bingen 110
          286 Schumann, Clara Wieck 110
          287 Zemlinsky, Alexander von 109
          288 Smith, John Stafford 109
          289 McCartney, Paul 108
          290 Persichetti, Vincent 108
          291 Soler, Antonio 108
          292 Daquin, Louis-Claude 106
          293 Gesualdo, Carlo 106
          294 Lauridsen, Morten 106
          295 Tomkins, Thomas 106
          296 Caldara, Antonio 105
          297 Holborne, Anthony 105
          298 Langlais, Jean 104
          299 Lara, Agustín 104
          300 Styne, Jule 104
          301 Berkeley, Lennox 103
          302 Leighton, Kenneth 103
          303 Shchedrin, Rodion 103
          304 Feldman, Morton 102
          305 Duparc, Henri 101
          306 Jobim, Antonio Carlos 101
          307 Reich, Steve 101
          308 Rózsa, Miklós 101
          309 Górecki, Henryk Mikolaj 100
          310 Loewe, Frederick 100
          311 MacMillan, James 100
          312 Merula, Tarquinio 100
          313 Nyman, Michael 100
          314 Fasch, Johann Friedrich 99
          315 Hopkins Jr., John Henry 99
          316 Jongen, Joseph 99
          317 Xenakis, Iannis 98
          318 Carissimi, Giacomo 98
          319 Maxwell Davies, Peter 98
          320 Whitacre, Eric 98
          321 Auber, Daniel-François 97
          322 Auber, Daniel-François 97
          323 Bliss, Sir Arthur 97
          324 Wesley, Samuel Sebastian 97
          325 Geminiani, Francesco 96
          326 Jolivet, André 96
          327 Koechlin, Charles 96
          328 Monti, Vittorio 96
          329 Schulhoff, Erwin 96
          330 Reinecke, Carl 95
          331 Waldteufel, Emil 95
          332 Hassler, Hans Leo 94
          333 Griffes, Charles Tomlinson 93
          334 Vieuxtemps, Henri 93
          335 Cowell, Henry 92
          336 Leclair, Jean-Marie 92
          337 Weiss, Silvius Leopold 92
          338 Boëllmann, Léon 91
          339 Harbison, John 91
          340 Locatelli, Pietro Antonio 91
          341 Ortiz, Diego 90
          342 Weinberg, Mieczyslaw 90
          343 Boulez, Pierre 89
          344 Canteloube, Joseph 89
          345 Davis, Katherine K. 89
          346 Schmelzer, Johann Heinrich 89
          347 Gade, Niels 88
          348 Grechaninov, Alexander 88
          349 Alain, Jehan-Ariste 87
          350 Cardillo, Salvatore 87
          351 Guerrero, Francisco 87
          352 Kurtág, György 87
          353 Marcello, Benedetto 87
          354 Mathias, William 87
          355 Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann 86
          356 Froberger, Johann Jacob 86
          357 Marini, Biagio 86
          358 Martin, Hugh 86
          359 Stanley, John 86
          360 Tansman, Alexandre 86
          361 Darke, Harold Edwin 85
          362 Schmitt, Florent 85
          363 Stenhammar, Wilhelm 85
          364 Yon, Pietro 85
          365 Crumb, George 84
          366 Kapsberger, Giovanni 84
          367 Krebs, Johann Ludwig 84
          368 Ward, Samuel Augustus 84
          369 Bairstow, Edward 83
          370 De Cabezón, Antonio 83
          371 Lotti, Antonio 83
          372 Mancini, Henry 83
          373 Menotti, Gian Carlo 83
          374 Schuman, William 83
          375 Sowerby, Leo 83
          376 Bennett, Richard Rodney 82
          377 Carmichael, Hoagy 82
          378 Schein, Johann Hermann 82
          379 Thomson, Virgil 82
          380 Cavalli, Pier Francesco 81
          381 Gabrieli, Andrea 81
          382 Muffat, Georg 81
          383 Dinicu, Grigoras 80
          384 Gaubert, Philippe 80
          385 Harris, William Henry 80
          386 Machaut, Guillaume de 80
          387 Mercadante, Saverio 80
          388 Narváez, Luis de 80
          389 Milan, Luis de 79
          390 Schmidt, Franz 79
          391 Steiner, Max 79
          392 Stockhausen, Karlheinz 79
          393 Ticheli, Frank 79
          394 Gigout, Eugene 78
          395 Maslanka, David 78
          396 Mendelssohn-Hensel, Fanny 78
          397 Mudarra, Alonso de 78
          398 Raff, Joseph Joachim 78
          399 Stamitz, Carl 78
          400 Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno 78
          401 Beach, Amy Marcy 77
          402 Blow, John 77
          403 Boismortier, Joseph Bodin de 77
          404 Hasse, Johann Adolf 77
          405 Scott, Cyril 77
          406 Stolz, Robert 77
          407 Herrmann, Bernard 76
          408 Ockeghem, Johannes 76
          409 Paderewski, Ignace Jan 76
          410 Paisiello, Giovanni 76
          411 Sinding, Christian 76
          412 Strauss, Eduard 76
          413 Alfons X (El Sabio 75
          414 Boyce, William 75
          415 Stradella, Alessandro 75
          416 AlfvĂ©n, Hugo 74
          417 Alfvén, Hugo 74
          418 Zelenka, Jan Dismas 74
          419 Campion, Thomas 74
          420 Jacob, Gordon 74
          421 Legrand, Michel 74
          422 Montsalvatge, Xavier 74
          423 Waxman, Franz 74
          424 Weelkes, Thomas 74
          425 Castello, Dario 73
          426 Couperin, Louis 73
          427 Eisler, Hanns 73
          428 Isaac, Heinrich 73
          429 Kuhlau, Friedrich 73
          430 Myaskovsky, Nikolay 73
          431 Tournemire, Charles 73
          432 Galuppi, Baldassare 72
          433 Hanson, Howard 72
          434 Rihm, Wolfgang 72
          435 Wuorinen, Charles 72
          436 Benjamin, Arthur 71
          437 Bixio, Cesare Andrea 71
          438 Croft, William 71
          439 Daugherty, Michael 71
          440 Field, John 71
          441 Lauro, Antonio 71
          442 Popper, David 71
          443 Porpora, Nicolo 71
          444 Quilter, Roger 71
          445 Thompson, Randall 71
          446 Wood, Charles 71
          447 Alkan, Charles Valentin 70
          448 Harrison, Lou 70
          449 Rubbra, Edmund 70
          450 Ziehrer, Carl Michael 69
          451 Zorn, John 69
          452 Dargomizhsky, Alexander 69
          453 Goss, John 69
          454 Horner, James 69
          455 Myers, Stanley 69
          456 Quantz, Johann Joachim 69
          457 Scelsi, Giacinto 69
          458 Tomasi, Henri 69
          459 Bruhns, Nicolaus 68
          460 Ewazen, Eric 68
          461 Giordani, Tommaso 68
          462 Gottschalk, Louis Moreau 68
          463 Martini, Johann Paul A. 68
          464 Bazzini, Antonio 67
          465 Guastavino, Carlos 67
          466 Krenek, Ernst 67
          467 Llobet, Miguel 67
          468 Mouret, Jean Joseph 67
          469 Willaert, Adrian 67
          470 Czerny, Carl 66
          471 D'Indy, Vincent 66
          472 Dubois, Théodore 66
          473 de Rore, Cypriano 66
          474 Herold, Louis Ferdinand 66
          475 Lanner, Josef 66
          476 Strayhorn, Billy 66
          477 Torme, Mel 66
          478 Varčse, Edgard 66
          479 Visée, Robert de 66
          480 Caplet, André 65
          481 Chilcott, Robert 65
          482 Eccard, Johannes 65
          483 Gombert, Nicolas 65
          484 Taneyev, Sergei 65
          485 Goldmark, Karl 64
          486 Lennon, John 64
          487 Casella, Alfredo 63
          488 Cui, César 63
          489 Foss, Lukas 63
          490 Gardel, Carlos 63
          491 Halvorsen, Johan 63
          492 Ries, Ferdinand 63
          493 Stainer, John 63
          494 Straus, Oscar 63
          495 Susato, Tylman 63
          496 Alwyn, William 62
          497 Zeller, Carl 62
          498 Billings, William 62
          499 Distler, Hugo 62
          500 Minkus, Léon Fyodorovich 62
          501 Romberg, Sigmund 62
          502 Senfl, Ludwig 62
          503 Sound, Recorded 62
          504 Barry, John 61
          505 Dykes, John Bacchus 61
          506 Legrenzi, Giovanni 61
          507 Salieri, Antonio 61
          508 Veracini, Francesco Maria 61
          509 Alford, Kenneth 60
          510 Clérambault, Louis-Nicolas 60
          511 Eben, Petr 60
          512 Monk, William Henry 60
          513 Piston, Walter 60
          514 Schreker, Franz 60
          515 Young, Victor 60
          516 Bowen, York 59
          517 Bull, John 59
          518 Gossec, François Joseph 59
          519 Sheppard, John 59
          520 Svendsen, Johan 59
          521 Gomes, Antonio Carlos 58
          522 Larsen, Libby 58
          523 Manfredini, Francesco 58
          524 Mertz, Johann Kaspar 58
          525 Steffe, William 58
          526 Chesnokov, Pavel 57
          527 Graupner, Christoph 57
          528 Grofé, Ferde 57
          529 Liebermann, Lowell 57
          530 Playford, John 57
          531 Still, William Grant 57
          532 Bach, Johann Christoph 56
          533 Cassadó, Gaspar 56
          534 Encina, Juan del 56
          535 Ferrabosco, Alfonso 56
          536 Fibich, Zdenék 56
          537 Locke, Matthew 56
          538 Parsons, Robert 56
          539 Saariaho, Kaija 56
          540 Schuller, Gunther 56
          541 Whitlock, Percy 56
          542 Cornysh, William 55
          543 Durante, Francesco 55
          544 Dyens, Roland 55
          545 Newton, John 55
          546 Peterson-Berger, Wilhelm 55
          547 Rochberg, George 55
          548 Scheidemann, Heinrich 55
          549 Bernard, Felix 54
          550 Boieldieu, François 54
          551 Bottesini, Giovanni 54
          552 Ippolitov-Ivanov, Mikhail 54
          553 Kerll, Johann Kaspar 54
          554 Krommer, Franz 54
          555 Millöcker, Karl 54
          556 Moeran, Ernest John 54
          557 Muczynski, Robert 54
          558 Pasquini, Bernardo 54
          559 Rosetti, Antonio 54
          560 Salzedo, Carlos 54
          561 Taverner, John 54
          562 Victoria, Tomás L. de 54
          563 Willson, Meredith 54
          564 Corea, Chick 53
          565 Creston, Paul 53
          566 Fillmore, Henry 53
          567 Kreutzer, Conradin 53
          568 Lang, David 53
          569 Luther, Martin 53
          570 Nin, Joaquin 53
          571 Paulus, Stephen 53
          572 Pleyel, Ignace Joseph 53
          573 Ramirez, Ariel 53
          574 Sciarrino, Salvatore 53
          575 Spontini, Gasparo 53
          576 Warren, Harry 53
          577 Berwald, Franz 52
          578 Bononcini, Giovanni 52
          579 Corrette, Michel 52
          580 Farnon, Robert 52
          581 Gillingham, David 52
          582 Hume, Tobias 52
          583 Joubert, John 52
          584 Morales, Cristóbal de 52
          585 Paradis, Maria Theresia 52
          586 Rossi, Salomone 52
          587 Rzewski, Frederic 52
          588 Schoeck, Othmar 52
          589 Walther, Johann Gottfried 52
          590 Weir, Judith 52
          591 Bassano, Giovanni 51
          592 Casals, Pablo 51
          593 Dalza, Joan Ambrosio 51
          594 Dandrieu, Jean-François 51
          595 de Grigny, Nicholas 51
          596 Falconieri, Andrea 51
          597 Higdon, Jennifer 51
          598 Hubay, Jenö 51
          599 Ben-Haim, Paul 50
          600 Bortniansky, Dimitri 50
          601 Dello Joio, Norman 50
          602 Gade, Jacob 50
          603 Hartmann, Karl Amadeus 50
          604 Hoffstetter, Roman 50
          605 La Rue, Pierre de 50
          606 Norgaard, Per 50
          607 Parry, Charles H. 50
          608 Piccinini, Alessandro 50
          609 Sculthorpe, Peter 50
          610 Silcher, Friedrich 50
          611 Vanhal, Johann Baptist 50
          612 Willan, Healey 50
          613 Wolpe, Stefan 50
          614 Youmans, Vincent 50
          615 Brouwer, Leo [Composer] 49
          616 Friml, Rudolf 49
          617 Guarnieri, Camargo Mozart 49
          618 Kupferman, Meyer 49
          619 Previn, André 49
          620 Reed, Alfred 49
          621 Weckmann, Matthias 49
          622 Albert, Eugène d' 48
          623 Albert, Eugčne d' 48
          624 Babbitt, Milton 48
          625 Bock, Jerry 48
          626 Butterworth, George 48
          627 Cottrau, Teodoro 48
          628 Danzi, Franz 48
          629 Diamond, David 48
          630 Françaix, Jean [Composer] 48
          631 Guridi, Jesus 48
          632 Harris, Roy 48
          633 Janequin, Clément 48
          634 Langgaard, Rued 48
          635 Larsson, Lars-Erik 48
          636 Leo, Leonardo 48
          637 Marks, Johnny 48
          638 Nancarrow, Conlon 48
          639 Philips, Peter [renaiss.] 48
          640 Sessions, Roger 48
          641 Tye, Christopher 48
          642 Achron, Joseph 47
          643 Adler, Samuel 47
          644 Zimmer, Hans 47
          645 Zipoli, Domenico 47
          646 Bach, J. C. F. 47
          647 Birtwistle, Harrison 47
          648 Bishop, Henry 47
          649 Bossi, Marco Enrico 47
          650 Brodszky, Nicholas 47
          651 Buzzi-Peccia, Arturo 47
          652 Domeniconi, Carlo 47
          653 Dussek, Jan Ladislav 47
          654 Hadley, Patrick 47
          655 Ketčlbey, Albert William 47
          656 King, Karl 47
          657 Loesser, Frank 47
          658 Malipiero, Gian-Francesco 47
          659 Mulet, Henri 47
          660 Rawsthorne, Alan 47
          661 Tailleferre, Germaine 47
          662 Yun, Isang 47
          663 Abel, Karl Friedrich 46
          664 Antheil, George 46
          665 Clemens non Papa, Jacobus 46
          666 Gardner, John 46
          667 Henry, King VIII 46
          668 Heuberger, Richard 46
          669 Kander, John 46
          670 Malotte, Albert Hay 46
          671 Messager, André 46
          672 Monk, Thelonious 46
          673 Murcia, Santiago de 46
          674 Reicha, Anton 46
          675 Sermisy, Claude de 46
          676 Sierra, Roberto 46
          677 Tcherepnin, Alexander 46
          678 Coste, Napoléon 45
          679 Coward, Noel 45
          680 Denisov, Edison 45
          681 Reubke, Julius 45
          682 Serrano, Simeon José 45
          683 Toch, Ernst 45
          684 Arcadelt, Jacques 44
          685 Boulanger, Lili 44
          686 Brumel, Antoine 44
          687 Bryars, Gavin 44
          688 Campra, André 44
          689 Carulli, Ferdinando 44
          690 Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von 44
          691 Doppler, Albert Franz 44
          692 Finnissy, Michael 44
          693 Fux, Johann Joseph 44
          694 Golijov, Osvaldo 44
          695 Head, Michael 44
          696 Jenkins, John 44
          697 Jenkins, Karl 44
          698 Lawes, William 44
          699 Obradors, Fernando J. 44
          700 Pérotin 44
          701 Ravenscroft, Thomas 44
          702 Rossi, Luigi 44
          703 Sammartini, Giuseppe 44
          704 Addinsell, Richard 43
          705 Brubeck, Dave 43
          706 Chavez, Carlos 43
          707 Hammerschmidt, Andreas 43
          708 Hoiby, Lee 43
          709 Holmboe, Vagn 43
          710 Kagel, Mauricio 43
          711 Kienzl, Wilhelm 43
          712 Roman, Johan Helmich 43
          713 Sallinen, Aulis 43
          714 Schwantner, Joseph 43
          715 Shore, Howard 43
          716 Tan Dun 43
          717 Tournier, Marcel 43
          718 Vasks, Peteris 43
          719 Arditi, Luigi 42
          720 Bernstein, Elmer 42
          721 Burleigh, Henry Thacker 42
          722 Chapi, Ruperto 42
          723 Coots, John Frederic 42
          724 Crusell, Bernhard Henrik 42
          725 Crüger, Johannes 42
          726 Foote, Arthur 42
          727 Johnson, Robert [baroque] 42
          728 Lincke, Paul 42
          729 Livingston, Jay 42
          730 Lumbye, Hans Christian 42
          731 Matteis, Nicola 42
          732 Pizzetti, Ildebrando 42
          733 Poston, Elisabeth 42
          734 Revueltas, Silvestre 42
          735 Ruders, Poul 42
          736 Sieczynski, Rudolf 42
          737 Theodorakis, Mikis 42
          738 Tower, Joan 42
          739 Viotti, Giovanni Battista 42
          740 Albright, William 41
          741 Balbastre, Claude-Béninge 41
          742 Fain, Sammy 41
          743 Genzmer, Harald 41
          744 Greene, Maurice 41
          745 Grétry, André Modeste 41
          746 Handy, W.C. 41
          747 Heinichen, Johann David 41
          748 Husa, Karel 41
          749 Kraus, Joseph Martin 41
          750 Rosenmüller, Johann 41
          751 Stamitz, Johann Wenzel 41
          752 Starer, Robert 41
          753 Strozzi, Barbara 41
          754 Thalben-Ball, Sir George 41
          755 Tromboncino, Bartolomeo 41
          756 Turnage, Mark-Anthony 41
          757 Wilbye, John 41
          758 Argento, Dominick 40
          759 Bacewicz, Grazyna 40
          760 Banchieri, Adriano 40
          761 Bonfá, Luiz 40
          762 Chaplin, Charles 40
          763 Del Tredici, David 40
          764 Edwards, Ross 40
          765 Fucik, Julius 40
          766 Grandi, Alessandro 40
          767 Hosokawa, Toshio 40
          768 Landini, Francesco 40
          769 Marschner, Heinrich 40
          770 McCabe, John 40
          771 Moniuszko, Stanislaw 40
          772 Moscheles, Ignaz 40
          773 Riley, Terry 40
          774 Sandström, Jan 40
          775 Skalkottas, Nikos 40
          776 Wood, Haydn 40
          777 Attaingnant, Pierre 39
          778 Zimmermann, Bernd Alois 39
          779 Bach, Johann Michael 39
          780 Balfe, Michael 39
          781 Cohan, George M. 39
          782 Farnaby, Giles 39
          783 Goldsmith, Jerry 39
          784 Hoffmeister, Franz Anton 39
          785 Nazareth, Ernesto 39
          786 Novácek, Ottokar 39
          787 Peeters, Flor 39
          788 Picchi, Giovanni 39
          789 Ropartz, Joseph Guy 39
          790 Torre, Francisco de la 39
          791 Ullmann, Viktor 39
          792 Van Heusen, James 39
          793 Wilder, Alec 39
          794 Aho, Kalevi 38
          795 Bagley, Edwin Eugene 38
          796 Drigo, Riccardo 38
          797 Dunstable, John 38
          798 Falvo, Rodolfo 38
          799 Gastaldon, Stanislas 38
          800 Gerhard, Roberto 38
          801 Grantham, Donald 38
          802 Hertel, Johann Wilhelm 38
          803 Hollins, Alfred 38
          804 Iradier, Sebastián de 38
          805 Ireland, John [Composer] 38
          806 Kosma, Joseph 38
          807 Lefébure-Wely, Louis J.A. 38
          808 Mayr, Giovanni Simone 38
          809 Molter, Johann Melchior 38
          810 Platti, Giovanni Benedetto 38
          811 Tagliaferri, Ernesto 38
          812 Tormis, Veljo 38
          813 Weinberger, Jaromir 38
          814 Welcher, Dan Edward 38
          815 White, Robert 38
          816 York, Andrew 38
          817 Arban, Jean-Baptiste 37
          818 Bridge, Frank [Composer] 37
          819 Damase, Jean-Michel 37
          820 Ernst, Heinrich Wilhelm 37
          821 Forqueray, Antoine 37
          822 Hamlisch, Marvin 37
          823 Handl, Jacob 37
          824 Harvey, Jonathan 37
          825 Herman, Jerry 37
          826 Jackson, Gabriel 37
          827 Marx, Joseph 37
          828 Mouton, Jean 37
          829 Newman, Alfred 37
          830 Onslow, Georges 37
          831 Pearsall, Robert Lucas 37
          832 Pinkham, Daniel 37
          833 Plog, Anthony 37
          834 Reznicek, E. Nikolaus von 37
          835 Schoenfield, Paul 37
          836 Simon, Paul 37
          837 Trabaci, Giovanni Maria 37
          838 Uccellini, Marco 37
          839 Van Eyck, Jan Jacob 37
          840 Williams, Charles 37
          841 Assad, SĂ©rgio 36
          842 Assad, Sérgio 36
          843 Zandonai, Riccardo 36
          844 Biebl, Franz 36
          845 Bonnet, Joseph 36
          846 Capua, Eduardo 36
          847 Devienne, François 36
          848 Dyson, George 36
          849 Fischer, Johann Caspar 36
          850 Gismonti, Egberto 36
          851 Graun, Carl Heinrich 36
          852 Hotteterre, Jacques 36
          853 Regondi, Giulio 36
          854 Schulz, Johann Abraham P. 36
          855 Schönberg, Claude-Michel 36
          856 Sorozabal, Pablo 36
          857 Thomas, Augusta Read 36
          858 Borne, François 35
          859 Chen Yi 35
          860 Crescenzo, Vincenzo di 35
          861 Donaudy, Stefano 35
          862 Flecha, Mateo 35
          863 Fuchs, Robert 35
          864 Gorb, Adam 35
          865 Homilius, Gottfried August 35
          866 Kalliwoda, Johann Wenzel 35
          867 Mancini, Francesco 35
          868 Marenzio, Luca 35
          869 Pujol, Maximo Diego 35
          870 Rangström, Ture 35
          871 Sammartini, Giovanni Battista 35
          872 Smart, Henry Thomas 35
          873 Taffanel, Claude Paul 35
          874 Tunder, Franz 35
          875 Waller, Thomas Fats 35
          876 Webber, Andrew L. 35
          877 Bainton, Edgar 34
          878 Bennett, Robert Russell 34
          879 Bertali, Antonio 34
          880 Chadwick, George W. 34
          881 Correa de Arauxo, Francisco 34
          882 Dove, Jonathan 34
          883 Francesco Da Milano 34
          884 German, Edward 34
          885 Goodwin, Ron 34
          886 Gurney, Ivor 34
          887 Herzogenberg, Heinrich 34
          888 Kuula, Toivo 34
          889 Leontovych, Mykola 34
          890 Madetoja, Leevi 34
          891 Martini, Giovanni Battist 34
          892 Matos Rodríguez, Gerardo 34
          893 Mignone, Francisco 34
          894 Nelson, Ron [Composer] 34
          895 Nystedt, Knut 34
          896 Pettersson, Allan 34
          897 Rebel, Jean-Féry 34
          898 Richter, Franz Xaver 34
          899 Rose, David 34
          900 Rossi, Michelangelo 34
          901 Rouse, Christopher 34
          902 Stamp, Jack 34
          903 Toselli, Enrico 34
          904 Arutiunian, Alexander 33
          905 Bennet, John 33
          906 Blake, Howard 33
          907 Dalla, Lucio 33
          908 Dallapiccola, Luigi 33
          909 Di Lazzaro, Eldo 33
          910 Duke, Vernon 33
          911 Gibbs, Cecil Armstrong 33
          912 Jessel, Leon 33
          913 Merulo, Claudio 33
          914 Niedermeyer, Louis 33
          915 Nono, Luigi 33
          916 North, Alex 33
          917 Panufnik, Andrzej 33
          918 Parker, Horatio 33
          919 Perle, George 33
          920 Rosseter, Philip 33
          921 Schwartz, Arthur 33
          922 Sumsion, Herbert 33
          923 Tiomkin, Dimitri 33
          924 Torke, Michael 33
          925 Abreu, Zequinha de 32
          926 Arbeau, Thoinot 32
          927 Bolling, Claude 32
          928 Brian, Havergal 32
          929 Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel 32
          930 Ford, Thomas 32
          931 Gabrielli, Domenico 32
          932 Gál, Hans 32
          933 Giménez, Jerónimo 32
          934 Grever, María 32