Composers by Country.

For each country there is a tab where you can find articles about composers with their studies available on this site.

 (Some composers appear in two countries because they were born in one and lived mostly in the other country).

 

Composers by Country.

For each country there is a tab where you can find articles about composers with their studies available on this site.

 (Some composers appear in two countries because they were born in one and lived mostly in the other country).

 

Argentina

Benko, Francisco 1910-2010

Caputto, Zoilo 1923

Carlsson, Oscar 1924-2011

Copie, José 1941

Eucken, Kurt 1899-1947

Foguelman, Alberto 1923

Garcia, Mario 1948

Iriarte, Eduardo 1934

Mugnos, Jose 1904-1982

Parenti, Luis 1904-2000

Peronace, Carlos 1933-1990

Armenia

Amiryan, Hamlet 1934-2013

Byuzandyan, Joseph 1906-1981

Gasparyan, Alexey 1958

Israelov, Vitaly 1929

Kasparyan, Genrikh 1910-1995

Kasparyan, Sergey 1952

Manvelyan, Alexander 1946-2015

Varov, Sergey 1951-2005

Austria

Amann, Günter 1968

Berger, Johann 1845-1933

Buchwald, Julius 1909-1970

Halumbirek, Josef 1891-1968

Johandl, Alois 1931-2004

Krejcik, Josef 1885-1957

Krug, Peter 1966

Steniczka, Helmuth 1928-1993

Wotawa, Alois 1896-1970

Australia

Becker, Kart 1866-1957

Azerbaijan

Aliev, Ilham 1967

Badai, Boris 1911-1967

Gasparyan, Alexey 1958

Masimov, Agshin 1962

Sarychev, Aleksandr 1909-1986

Studenetsky, Alexey 1912-1988

Belarus

Afanasiev, Georgi 1909-1971

Bondar, Ivan 1963

Bronstein, David 1924-2006

Dvizov, Evgeny 1937-2012

Frigin, Valery 1949

Palguyev, Leonid 1935

Slepyan, Grigory 1952

Tamkov, Lev 1937-1997

Tupik, Vasily

Zhigis, Sergei

Zhuk, Victor

Belgium

Koltanowski, George 1903-2000

Mesman, Hendrik 1919

Missiaen, Roger 1925

Van Espen, Eddy 1957

Van Herck, Marcel 1948

Vandecasteele, Ignace 1926

Vandiest, Julien 1919-2011

Bolivia

Carvajal, Juan 1939

Brasil

Da Silva, Sebastiao 1928

Bulgaria

Mikhailov, Mikhail 1934

Minev, Nikolay 1931

Petkov, Petko 1942

Popov, Georgy 1934

Zlatanov, Angel 1938-2010

Canada

Guy, Richard 1916

Rombach, Harry 1899-1981

Croatia

Dukic, Milenko 1926-1997

Petrovic, Nenad 1907-1989

Cuba

Capablanca, Raul 1888-1942

Czechoslovakia

Bunka, Vladislav 1937

Cumpe, Josef 1868-1943

Dedrle, Frantisek 1878-1957

Duras, Oldrich 1882-1957

Fahrni, Hans 1874-1939

Fritz, Jindrich 1912-1984

Hasek, Josef 1897-1981

Havel, Miroslav 1881-1958

Husak, Karel 1925-2004

Kopáč, Luboš 1908-1983

Korn, Walter 1908-1997

Kos, Vladimir 1928-2007

Louma, Josef 1898-1955

Mandler, Artur 1891-1971

Marysko, Milos 1921-1999

Matouš, Mario 1947-2013

Moravec, Josef 1882-1969

Neustadtl, Hermann 1862-1909

Nosek, Stanislav 1952

Pachman, Ludek 1924-2003

Pachman, Vladimir 1918-1984

Polasek, Jaroslav 1957

Pospisil, Jaroslav 1934

Prokeš, Ladislav 1884-1966

Prokop, František 1901-1973

Réti, Richard 1889-1929

Richter, Emil 1894-1971

Richter, Frantisek 1913-1971

Sevcik, Jan 1936-2013

Sivak, Bohuslav 1951

Soukup, Miroslav 1903-1981

Soukup Bardon, Bretislav 1909-1985

Steinitz, Wilhelm 1836-1900

Tazberik, Jan 1950

Traxler, Karel 1866-1936

Vancura, Josef 1898-1932

Vlasak, Emil 1956

Denmark

Enevoldsen, Jens 1907-1980

Jespersen, Karl 1848-1914

Slumstrup Nielsen, Steffen 1975

England

Beasley, John 1940

Bent, Charles 1919-2004

Blandford, Hugh 1917-1981

Dawson, Thomas 1889-1951

Guy, Richard 1916

Healey, Frank 1828-1906

Horwitz, Berhard 1807-1885

Joseph, David 1896-1984

Kling, Josef 1811-1876

Lommer, Harold 1904-1980

Lowenthal, Janos 1810-1876

Nunn, John 1955

Peckover, Joseph 1896-1982

Pierce, William 1839-1922

Roycroft, Arthur John 1929

Sobey, Adam 1925-2015

Stamma, Philipp 1705-1755

Walker, George 1803-1879

Zukertort, Johannes 1842-1888

Estonia

Amelung, Friedrich 1842-1909

Hildebrand, Alexander 1921-2005

Keres, Paul 1916-1975

Randviir, Juri 1927-1996

Finland

Breider, Bruno 1907-1995

Gunst, Julius 1896-1958

Heiskanen, Reino 1931-2007

Kivi, Visa 1905-1995

Koppelomaki, Juhani 1936-1980

Lillja, John 1879-1946

Massinen, Pekka 1921-1997

Olin, Per 1951

Perkonoja, Pauli 1941

France

Alekhine, Alexander 1892-1946

Bernstein, Ossip 1882-1962

Caillaud, Michel 1957

Chéron, André 1895-1980

De Villeneuve Esclapon, Jean 1860-1943

Dore, Marcel 1932

Duchamp, Marcel 1887-1968

Halberstadt, Vitaly 1903-1967

Keith, Daniel 1953

Lamare, Marcel 1856-1937

Lazard, Frédéric 1883-1948

Letzelter, Jean-Claude 1940

Loustau, Jean-Marc 1958

Mouterde, Anatole 1874-1942

Pallier, Alain 1962

Philidor, François 1726-1795

Poisson, Christian 1964

Réti, Richard 1889-1929

Rinck, Henri 1870-1952

Rossolimo, Nicolas 1910-1975

Stamma, Philipp 1705-1755

Stein, Elias 1748-1812

Georgia

Akhaladze, Beka 1991

Akobia, Iuri 1937-2014

Gogberashvili, Merab 1959

Gurgenidze, David 1953

Kalandadze, Velimir 1935

Krikheli, Iosef 1931-1988

Kvezereli, Elgudzhe 1934-1995

Makhatadze, Dzhemal 1935-2009

Nadareishvili, Gia 1921-1991

Neidze, Vazha 1937

Sereda, Victor 1913

Tavariani, Revaz 1922-1996

Tsurtsumia, Romanov and Shakro

Germany

Anderssen, Adolf 1818-1879

Bahr, Walter 1919-1943

Becker, Kart 1866-1957

Benko, Francisco 1910-2010

Bernhardt, Georg 1892-1964

Beyer, Hans 1931

Bruch, Wieland 1961

Cohn, Hans 1898-1964

Cordes, Heinrich 1852-1917

Dehler, Otto 1887-1948

Eucken, Kurt 1899-1947

Fabel, Karl 1905-1975

Fleck, Jürgen 1960

Heuäcker, Paul 1899-1969

Herberg, Adolf 1896-1962

Hornecker, Siegfried 1986

Horning, Gerd 1964

Horwitz, Berhard 1807-1885

Hufendiek, Erich 1910-1986

Josten, Gerhard 1938

Karstedt, Max 1868-1945

Keidanz, Hermann 1865-1938

Kling, Josef 1811-1876

Lasker, Edward 1885-1981

Lasker, Emanuel 1868-1941

Lewitt, Moritz 1863-1936

Minski, Martin 1969

Prusikin, Michael 1978

Rehm, Hans Peter 1942

Richter, Rolf 1941-1988

Rinder, Gerd 1935

Roxlau, Michael 1957

Sackmann, Franz 1888-1927

Schmidt, Peter 1963

Schonmann, Wilhelm 1889-1970

Sonntag, Gunter 1945

Staudte, Rainer 1953

Steckbauer, Gottfried 1938

Tarrasch, Siegbert 1862-1934

Von der Lasa, Tassilo 1818-1899

Von Holzhausen 1876-1935

Von Janich, Carl 1813-1872

Waelzel, Helmut 1961

Werner, Gregor 1955

Zepler, Erich 1898-1980

Hungary

Balazs, Joszef 1908-1987

Ban, Jeno 1919-1979

Benko, Pal 1928

Blathy, Otto 1860-1939

Ebersz, Kornel 1890-1957

Farago, Paul 1886-1970

Gyarmati, Peter 1957

Havasi, Artur 1864-1939

Janosi, Erwin 1936-2015

Koranyi, Attila 1934-1997

Lamoss, Jeno 1911-1982

Lazar, Janos 1909-1981

Lindner, Laszlo 1916-2004

Lowenthal, Janos 1810-1876

Meleghegy, Csaba 1941-2004

Mikitovics, Janos 1949

Nyeviczkey, Lorand 1890-1954

Polgar, Sisters 1969 1974 1976

Zoltan, Laszlo 1942-2008

India

Ravishankar, S.N. 1953

Sikdar, Niharendu 1937

Israel

Afek, Yochanan 1952

Aloni, Hillel 1937

Comay, Ofer 1957

Costeff, Gady 1961

Elkies, Noam 1966

Hoch, Yehuda 1946

Nahshoni, Shuki 1981

Italy

Bertoli, Franco 1954

Bianchetti, Rinaldo 1882-1963

Calvi, Ignazio 1797-1872

Campioli, Marco 1954

Camorani, Mario 1912-1996

Carra, Arturo 1882-1978

Centurini, Luigi 1820-1900

Chicco, Adriano 1907-1990

Cozio, Carlo 1715-1780

Greco, Gioachino 1600-1634

Dall'Ava, Aristide 1902-1965

De Barbieri, Vittorio 1860-1943

Del Rio, Ercole 1718-1802

Gaggiottini, Manfedro 1958

Gandolfi, Vito 1906-1976

Lolli, Giambatista 1698-1769

Mattei, Lucio 1928

Minerva, Enzo 1962

Nikolussi, Herbert 1905-1975

Paoli, Enrico 1908-2005

Ponziani, Domenico 1719-1796

Rossi, Pietro 1924

Sacconi, Antonio 1895-1968

Salvio, Allessandro 1570-1640

Salvioli, Carlo 1848-1930

Tamburini, Mario 1933-1996

Jamaica

Mackenzie, Arthur Ford 1861-1905

Latvia

Apschenek, Frantz 1894-1941

Behting, Carl 1867-1942

Behting, Janis 1856-1946

Mattison, Hermann 1894-1932

Platov, Mikhael 1883-1942

Platov, Vasily 1881-1952

Sehwers, Johann 1868-1940

Skuja, Roberts 1910-1984

Moldavia

Simkovich, From 1896-1945

Mongolia

Buyannemekh, Bizijagin 1946

Chimedtzeren, Sonomun 1932-2009

Netherlands

Balemans, Teun 1951

Benak, Harm 1966

Boll, Peter 1958

Böttcher, Carl 1915-2008

Buijs, Hans 1956

Cortlever, Nico 1915-1995

De Feijter, Cor 1907-1988

Doesburg, Ferdinand 1911

Enserink, Henk 1955

Euwe, Machgielis 1901-1981

Fernhout, Johannes 1920-1995

Fischer, Jean 1909-1939

Fontein, Johannes 1912

Grondijs, Harrie 1946

Haring, Jacobus 1913-1989

Jansen, Joseph 1907

Keemink, Johannes 1900-1984

Kok, Theo 1906-1999

Korteling, Willem 1889-1964

Mann, Carel 1871-1928

Marwitz, Jan 1915-1991

Mees, Wouter 1921

Olland, Adolf 1867-1933

Rol, Gustaaf 1949

Rueb, Alexander 1882-1959 and Alexander Rueb (dutch)

Selman, John 1910-1978

Spinhoven, Frederik 1908-1989

Stein, Elias 1748-1812

Timman, Jan 1951

Tresling, Jan Diederik 1868 - 1939

Van Altena, Gerard 1918

Van Breukelen, Gijs 1946

Van de Gevel, Ed 1960

Van den Berg, Evert Jan 1901-1939

Van den Ende, Johan 1902-2002

Van der Heijden, Harold 1960

Van Der Marel, Lambertus 1958

Van Essen, Martin 1980

Van Hensbergen, Pieter 1924-2002

Van Reek, Jan 1945-2015

Van Tets, Albert 1933

Van Zuylen Van Nyevelt, Philip 1743-1826

Veurman, Johannes 1909-1940

Voormans, Jan 1944-2011

Weenink, Henri 1892-1931

Welling, Gerard 1959

Wertheim, Willem 1907-1998

Wijnans, Arthur 1920-1945

Wortel, N 1899-?

NewZealand

Melnichenko, Emil 1950

Norway

Bergstad, Odd 1956

Ulrichsen, Jarl 1947

Poland

Anderssen, Adolf 1818-1879

Boleslawski, Zbigniew 1920-1993

Grzeban, Grzegorz 1902-1991

Halski, Marek 1950

Harrwitz, Daniel 1821-1884

Herberg, Adolf 1896-1962

Jasik, Andrzej 1969

Keidanz, Hermann 1865-1938

Lasker, Edward 1885-1981

Lewandowski, Andrzej 1937

Proskurowski, Wlodek 1936

Przepiorka, David 1880-1942

Rusek, Jan 1910-1987

Rusinek, Jan 1950

Ruszczynski, Piotr 1951

Zimmer, Eligiusz 1951

Zukertort, Johannes 1842-1888

Rumania

Dobrescu, Emilian 1933

Farago, Paul 1886-1970

Ginninger, Herman 1911-1934

Hoch, Yehuda 1946

Joitsa, Paul 1937-2000

Loeventon, Leon 1889-1963

Micu, Nicolae 1939

Nestorescu, Virgil 1929

Raican, Paul 1957 

Rusz, Árpád 1974

Telbis, Gheorghe 1940

Voia, Radu 1922

Russia

Abramenko, Sergey 1968

Aitov, Fatikh 1909-1982

Alekhine, Alexander 1892-1946

Aleksandrov, Rostislav 1911-1947

Anufriev, Viacheslav 1949

Arestov, Pavel 1966l

Asaba, Eduard 1932-1988

Averbakh, Yuri 1922

Bazlov, Yuri 1947

Belyavski, Albert 1934

Bernstein, Ossip 1882-1962

Birnov, Zinovy 1911-1967

Bordeniuk, Mikhail 1940

Botvinnik, Mikhail 1911-1995

Bron, Vladimir 1909-1985

Chekhover, Vitali 1908-1965

Chuiko, Iosef 1943

De Barbieri, Vittorio 1860-1943

Dolgov, Vasily 1923

Evreinov, Viktor 1908-1984

Filaretov, Sergey 1898-1928

Fomichev, Evgeny 1964

Frolovsky, Aleksandr 1947

Galitzsky, Aleksandr 1863-1921

Godes, Deves 1939

Golubev, Aleksander

Grigoriev, Nicolai 1895-1938

Grin, Alexander 1908-1998

Gurvich, Abram 1897-1962

Herbstmann, Alexander 1900-1982

Kaiev, Lev 1913-1942

Kalashnikov, Valery 1961

Kalinin, Alexander 1914-2004

Kalyagin, Viktor 1953-2010

Kaminer, Sergey 1908-1938

Katsnelson, Leonard 1936

Katsnelson, Vladimir 1937

Khait, Arkadi 1946

Khortov, Valeri 1926

Kichigin, Viktor 1949

Kopaev, Nikolai 1914-1978

Kopnin, Aleksei 1918-1991

Korolkov, Vladimir 1907-1987

Kosteniuk, Alexandra 1984

Kovalenko, Vitaly 1947-2014

Kozirev, Vasily 1951

Kralin, Nicolaî 1944

Kubbel, Leonid 1891-1942

Kudelich, Eduard 1952

Kuzmichev, Vladimir 1962

Kuznetsov, Anatoly 1932-2000

Kuznetsov, Alexander 1913-1982

Levman, Semen 1896-1943

Liburkin, Mark 1910-1953

Maksimovskikh, Alexander 1939

Makletsov, Yuri 1936

Manyakhin, Aleksandr 1936

Markov, Evgeny 1971

Mitrofanov, Leopold 1932-1992

Naef, Wladimir 1919-2006

Neistadt, Vladimir 1950

Novikov, Valeri

Olimpiev, Bronislav 1937

Osintsev, Sergei 1960

Pandzhakidze, Nikolay 1941

Pervakov, Oleg 1960

Petrov, Dmitry 1909-1987

Pikhurov, Dmitry 1927

Pogosyants, Ernst 1935-1990

Pudovkin, Vasily 1937

Radchenko, Sergey 1950

Razumenko, Victor 1937

Roslov, Yuri 1963-2015

Rumyantsev, Sergey 1956

Ryabinin, Nikolaj

Sadykov, Azat 1935

Sakharov, Boris 1914-1973

Seletzki, Alexander

Selezniev, Aleksei 1888-1967

Selivanov, Andrey 1967

Shansin, Valeri 1961

Sidorov, Boris 1937-2008

Silaev, Leonid 

Simkovich, From 1896-1945

Skripnik, Anatoly

Smyslov, Vasily 1921-2010

Sochniev, Alexey 1961

Somov Nasimovich, Evgenij 1910-1944

Stavrietsky, Alexander 1959

Studenetsky, Alexey 1912-1988

Sumbatyan, Karen 1959

Tolstoy, Stanislav 1944

Troitzky, Alexei 1866-1942

Tyavlovsky, Vitali 1928

Umnov, German 1937

Vinichenko, Vladimir 1947-2006

Visokosov, Andrei

Yakimchik, Vitold 1909-1977

Zemlyanski, Yuri 1938

Scotland

Macleod, Norman 1927-1991

Serbia

Csengeri, Joszef 1942

Slovakia

Formanek, Bedrich 1933

Hlinka, Michal 1953

Kekely, Lubos 1959

Salai, Ladislav

SouthAfrica

Van Tets, Albert 1933

Spain

Gonzalez, Luis

Lafora, Carlos 1884-1966

Mandil, Jose 1907-1979

Moreno Ramos, Filipe 1919

Ponce Sala, Lorenzo 1931-2000

Rey Ardid, Ramon 1902-1988

Rinck, Henri 1870-1952

Saavedra_Barbier1895

Vivas Font, Francesc 1919-1998

Sweden

Af_Hallstrom, Edvard 1878-1957

Akerblom, Axel 1904-1980

Clausen, Sigurd 1900-1965

Ericsson, Axel 1901-1984

Falk, Lars 1948

Gillberg, Anders 1963

Hildebrand, Alexander 1921-2005

Holm, Ernst 1879-1941

Jonsson, Christer 1947

Kallstrom, Henning 1909-1993

Lindgren, Bo 1927-2011

Lindgren, Frithiof 1897-1957

Ornstein, Axel 1952

Runquist, Kjell 1898-1983

Vrabec, Franjo 1953

Werle, Allan 1908-1994

Switzerland

Bajus, Istvan 1948-2014

Fahrni, Hans 1874-1939

Fontana, Robert 1928-2017

Henneberger, Moriz 1878-1959

Isenegger, Samuel 1899-1964

Kupper, Josef 1932

Naef, Wladimir 1919-2006

Neuenschwander, Beat 1958

Syria

Stamma, Philipp 1705-1755

Ukraine

Aberman, Victor 1953-2016

Babich, Pavel 1907-1983

Belenky, Alexey 1905-1986

Belokon, Stanislav 1939-1984

Bernstein, Ossip 1882-1962

Bezgodkov, Anatoly 1941

Bondarenko, Filip 1905-1993

Bronstein, David 1924-2006

Chernev, Irving 1900-1981

Chernous, Vladimir 1933

Didukh, Sergei 1976

Eilazyan, Eduard 1956

Frolkin, Andriy 1957

Gorbunov, Valery 1950

Gorgiev, Tigran 1910-1976

Halberstadt, Vitaly 1903-1967

Kakovin, Alexander 1910

Kapusta, Lev 1919-1990

Khvalchev, Ivan 1922-1992

Klinkov, Mikhail 1934

Kovalev, Nikolay 1920

Leonteva, Nadezhda 1928-2012

Mansarliisky, Nikolaj 1954

Motor, Anatoly 1935

Myronenko, Mykola 1943

Pivovar, Sergei 1940

Rezvov, Nikolay 1921-2013

Rombach, Harry 1899-1981

Rossolimo, Nicolas 1910-1975

Rudenko, Valentin 1938-2016

Samilo, Vladimir 1946

Sizonenko, Victor 1953

Stavrietsky, Alexander 1959

Tarasiuk, Vladislav 1968

Tkachenko, Sergey N 1963

Topko, Leonid 1939

Vlasenko, Valeri 1939

Yakovenko, Victor 1941

Yarmonov, Igor 1967

Zalkind, Lazar 1886-1945

Zinar, Mikhail 1951

Zinchuk, Anatoli 1937

Uruguay

Infantozzi, Julio 1916-1991

USA

Aberman, Victor 1953-2016

Becker, Richard 1959

Brieger, Robert 1925-2012

Buchwald, Julius 1909-1970

Chernev, Irving 1900-1981

Cook, Eugene 1830-1915

Costeff, Gady 1961

Duchamp, Marcel 1887-1968

Elkies, Noam 1966

Fine, Reuben 1914-1993

Fink, Adolf 1890-1956

Frink, Orrin 1901-1988

Koltanowski, George 1903-2000

Korn, Walter 1908-1997

Lasker, Edward 1885-1981

Loyd, Samuel 1841-1911

Peckover, Joseph 1896-1982

Proskurowski, Wlodek 1936

Reichhelm, Gustavus 1839-1905

Rossolimo, Nicolas 1910-1975

Shinkman, William 1847-1933

Wurzburg, Otto 1875-1951