Composers Born In August

By | July 29, 2022

Classical composers with August birthdays

We’ve only a few classical composers born in August featured on They’re from different music periods and each with their own musical style. Read more about each one by clicking through to our blog posts.

Black and White photograph of Claude Debussy taken in 1908 aged 46
Claude Debussy

Claude Debussy – 22 August 1862. Influential French composer.

Portrait of Benjamin Godard playing the piano
Benjamin Godard

Benjamin Godard – 18 Aug 1849. French violinist and composer.

Black and White photograph of Amilcare Ponchielli
Amilcare Ponchielli

Amilcare Ponchielli – 31st August 1834. Italian opera composer.

These are the few composers with August birthdays. Other resources where you can find more about other classical composers born in August include Classic Cat and Classical Net.

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