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Pablo de Sarasate (1844-1908)
Carmen Concert Fantasy, Op. 25 (for violin and piano) (pub. 1882)
Tatiana Samouil, Irina Lankova
Pablo de Sarasate (1844-1908)
Carmen Concert Fantasy, Op. 25 (for violin and piano) (pub. 1882)
Rachel Barton, Samuel Sanders
Albin Fries (born 1955)
Piano Quintet No. 1 in b minor, Op. 10 (2006-2007)
Hibiki-Quartett, Gerhard Schluesslmayr
Richard Henry Walthew (1872-1951)
A Short Quintet for Clarinet Quintet in E-flat major
Stephan Siegenthaler, Leipziger Streichquartett
Ellen Taaffe Zwilich (born 1939)
Piano Quintet (for violin, viola, cello, bass and piano) (2010)
The Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio, Michael Tree, viola and Harold Robinson, bass
Jan Dussek (1760-1812)
Piano Quintet in f minor, Op. 41, C. 172 (for violin, viola, cello, bass and piano) (1799)
Jerzy Dybal, Albena Danailova, Robert Bauerstätter, Bernhard Naoki Hedenborg, Yuko Fog-Urata
Jan Dussek (1760-1812)
Piano Quintet in f minor, Op. 41, C. 172 (for violin, viola, cello, bass and piano) (1799)
Susan Lynn, Norbert Blume, Christina Shillito, Christine Croshaw
Jan Dussek (1760-1812)
Piano Quintet in f minor, Op. 41, C. 172 (for violin, viola, cello, bass and piano) (1799)
Olga Pashchenko, Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch, Riitta-Liisa Ristiluoma, Jukka Rautasalo, Anna Rinta-Rahko
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
String Quintet in C major, Op. 163, D. 956 (1828)
Borodin Quartet, Alexander Buzlov
Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
String Quintet in C major, Op. 163, D. 956 (1828)
Végh Quartet and Pablo Casals (score)
Johann Hummel (1778-1837)
Piano Quintet in e-flat minor, Op. 87 (1802)
Christophe Gaugué, Trio Wanderer, Stéphane Logerot
Johann Hummel (1778-1837)
Piano Quintet in e-flat minor, Op. 87 (1802)
Klavierquintett Wien
Johann Hummel (1778-1837)
Piano Quintet in e-flat minor, Op. 87 (1802)
Hausmusik
Tommaso Giordani (c.1730-1806)
String Quartet in G major, Op. 2, No. 1 (pub. 1772)
Ubaldo Rosso, Francesco D'Orazio, Franco Andrini, Alessandro Tampieri, Stefano Veggetti
Tommaso Giordani (c.1730-1806)
String Quartet in D major, Op. 2, No. 5 (pub. 1772)
Ubaldo Rosso, Francesco D'Orazio, Franco Andrini, Alessandro Tampieri, Stefano Veggetti
Tommaso Giordani (c.1730-1806)
Quintetto in G major, Op. 1, No. 6 (for 2 violins, viola, cello and harpsichord) (pub. 1771)
Giorgio Tabacco, Francesco D'Orazio, Franco Andrini, Alessandro Tampieri, Stefano Veggetti
Tommaso Giordani (c.1730-1806)
Quintetto in C major, Op. 1, No. 5 (for 2 violins, viola, cello and harpsichord) (pub. 1771)
Giorgio Tabacco, Francesco D'Orazio, Franco Andrini, Alessandro Tampieri, Stefano Veggetti
Tommaso Giordani (c.1730-1806)
Quintetto in A major, Op. 1, No. 3 (for 2 violins, viola, cello and harpsichord) (pub. 1771)
Giorgio Tabacco, Francesco D'Orazio, Franco Andrini, Alessandro Tampieri, Stefano Veggetti
Louis Ferdinand Prince of Prussia (1772-1806)
Piano Quintet in c minor, Op. 1 ((?) 1801)
Horst Göbel, Camerata Quartett
Louis Ferdinand Prince of Prussia (1772-1806)
Piano Quartet in f minor, Op. 6 (pub. c. 1806)
Horst Göbel, Joachim Quartett
Louis Ferdinand Prince of Prussia (1772-1806)
Piano Quartet in f minor, Op. 6 (pub. c. 1806)
Thomas Selditz, Trio Parnassus
Johann Hummel (1778-1837)
Piano Quintet in e-flat minor, Op. 87 (1802)
The Classical Orchestra
Johann Hummel (1778-1837)
Piano Quintet in e-flat minor, Op. 87 (1802)
Minneapolis Artists Ensemble
Johann Hummel (1778-1837)
Piano Quintet in e-flat minor, Op. 87 (1802)
The Music Group of Manchester
Johann Hummel (1778-1837)
Piano Quintet in e-flat minor, Op. 87 (1802)
Libertalia Ensemble

Composers born on September 27

Cyril Scott (1879-1970)
Nationality: English
Born: September 27, 1879, Oxton Died: December 31, 1970, Eastbourne (age 91)
James Wilson (1922-2005)
Nationality: Irish | English
Born: September 27, 1922, London Died: August 6, 2005, Dublin (age 82)
Antonio Cartellieri (1772-1807)
Nationality: Bohemian
Born: September 27, 1772, Danzig Died: September 2, 1807, Liebshausen (age 35)
Emmanuel Gyimah Labi (born 1950)
Nationality: Ghanaian
Born: September 27, 1950, Accra (age 71)
William Heilman (1877-1946)
Nationality: American
Born: September 27, 1877, Williamsport, PA Died: December 20, 1946, Williamsport, PA (age 69)
Boris Porena (born 1927)
Nationality: Italian
Born: September 27, 1927, Rome (age 94)
Tauno Marttinen (1912-2008)
Nationality: Finnish
Born: September 27, 1912, Helsinki Died: July 18, 2008, Janakkala (age 95)
Brunhilde Sonntag (1936-2002)
Nationality: German
Born: September 27, 1936, Kassel Died: December 18, 2002 (age 66)

Composers who died on September 27

Hyacinthe Jadin (1776-1800)
Nationality: French
Born: April 27, 1776, Versailles Died: September 27, 1800, Versailles (age 24)
Giuseppe Colombi (1635-1694)
Nationality: Italian
Born: 1635 Died: September 27, 1694, Modena (age 59)
Friedrich Hermann (1828-1907)
Nationality: German
Born: February 1, 1828, Frankfurt am Main Died: September 27, 1907, Leipzig (age 79)
Hermann Berlinski (1910-2001)
Nationality: American | German
Born: August 18, 1910, Leipzig Died: September 27, 2001, Washington, DC (age 91)
Gerald Finzi (1901-1956)
Nationality: English
Born: July 14, 1901, London Died: September 27, 1956, Oxford (age 55)
Krystyna Moszumańska-Nazar (1924-2008)
Nationality: Polish
Born: September 5, 1924, Lwów Died: September 27, 2008, Kraków (age 84)
Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921)
Nationality: German
Born: September 1, 1854, Siegburg Died: September 27, 1921, Neustrelitz (age 67)
Stefan Kisielewski (1911-1991)
Nationality: Polish
Born: March 7, 1911, Warsaw Died: September 27, 1991, Warsaw (age 80)
Maximilian Leidesdorf (1787-1840)
Nationality: Austrian
Born: July 5, 1787, Vienna Died: September 27, 1840, Florence (age 53)
Adolfo Salazar (1890-1958)
Nationality: Spanish
Born: March 6, 1890, Madrid Died: September 27, 1958, Mexico City (age 68)

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Peter Hope (born 1930)
Nationality: English
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Michael Head (1900-1976)
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David Garner (born 1954)
Nationality: American
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Detlef Wolter (1933-2002)
Nationality: German
Born: 1933, Berlin Died: 2002 (age 68 or 69)
Thomas Wood (1892-1950)
Nationality: English
Born: November 28, 1892, Chorley, Lancashire Died: November 19, 1950 (age 58)
Vijay Iyer (born 1971)
Nationality: American
Born: October 26, 1971, Albany, NY (age 49)
Pavel Pabst (1854-1897)
Nationality: German | Russian
Born: May 15, 1854, Königsberg, East Prussia (now Kalinigrad, Russia) Died: May 16, 1897, Moscow (age 43)
Ludwig Otten (1924-2016)
Nationality: Dutch
Born: February 24, 1924, Zandvoort Died: April 9, 2016, Velp (age 92)