Gunther Schuller

1925 - 2015

Gunther Schuller

Gunther Alexander Schuller (November 22, 1925 – June 21, 2015) was an American composer, conductor, horn player, author, historian educator, publisher, and jazz musician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gunther Schuller has received more than 148,727 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 924th most popular composer.

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  • 150k

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  • 43.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, Gunther Schuller ranks 924 out of 1,008Before him are David Diamond, Andrei Eshpai, Koji Kondo, William Schuman, Mark Snow, and Marco Beltrami. After him are Valeri Brainin, Victor Herbert, Jan A. P. Kaczmarek, Igor Krutoy, John Kander, and Junkie XL.

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Among people born in 1925, Gunther Schuller ranks 285Before him are Tony Benn, Evelyn Berezin, Steve Forrest, John Shepherd-Barron, Paul Kurtz, and Brent Scowcroft. After him are Hugh O'Brian, John List, Colette Marchand, Robert Cormier, Guru Dutt, and Klaus Roth. Among people deceased in 2015, Gunther Schuller ranks 292Before him are Patricia Crone, Evelyn Furtsch, Helmut Dietl, Dick Van Patten, Csaba Fenyvesi, and Martin Gilbert. After him are Candida Royalle, Scott Weiland, Melissa Mathison, Tanith Lee, Colette Marchand, and Vladimir Kesarev.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gunther Schuller ranks 6,074 out of 12,171Before him are Blanche Sweet (1896), Alice Faye (1915), Christopher McDonald (1955), Fred Agabashian (1913), Bob McAdoo (1951), and David Giuntoli (1980). After him are Alan Ruck (1956), Colleen Moore (1899), Roger Maris (1934), Betty Buckley (1947), Tenskwatawa (1775), and Joe Ranft (1960).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, Gunther Schuller ranks 63Before him are John Corigliano (1938), Michael Giacchino (1967), David Diamond (1915), William Schuman (1910), Mark Snow (1946), and Marco Beltrami (1966). After him are John Kander (1927), William Christie (1944), Elliot Goldenthal (1954), Spike Jones (1911), Steve Jablonsky (1970), and Virgil Thomson (1896).