List of female composers by birth year

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The following is a list of female composers, ordered by their year of birth.[1]

Female composers are also listed alphabetically at List of female composers by name.

Until 1500[edit]

1500[edit]

Painting of Anne Boleyn, probably a later copy of an image of about 1534, see [1]

1600[edit]

1650[edit]

1700[edit]

Princess Anna Amalia of Prussia

1750[edit]

1800[edit]

1850[edit]

1900[edit]

1910[edit]

1920[edit]

1930[edit]

1940[edit]

1950[edit]

1960[edit]

1970[edit]

1980[edit]

Unknown[edit]

See also[edit]

Sources[edit]

  • List partially created using Grove's "Explore" function, Grove Music Online, ed. L. Macy (accessed 23 September 2006), grovemusic.com (subscription access).
  • "Women Composers: A Database by the Kapralova Society." (accessed 23 July 2013), [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Print sources include the Norton/Grove Dictionary of Women Composers, ed. by Julie Anne Sadie & Rhian Samuel (New York ; London : W.W. Norton, c1995), and Aaron I. Cohen, International Encyclopedia of Women Composers (NY: Books & Music, 1987).

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