John Ireland

1879 - 1962

John Ireland

John Nicholson Ireland (13 August 1879 – 12 June 1962) was an English composer and teacher of music. The majority of his output consists of piano miniatures and of songs with piano. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Ireland has received more than 19,332 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 912th most popular composer.

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  • 19k

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  • 44.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.95

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.28

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, John Ireland ranks 912 out of 1,008Before him are Alan Hovhaness, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Michael Giacchino, Dario Marianelli, Fred Frith, and Granville Bantock. After him are Paul Williams, John Wilbye, Petr Eben, Craig Armstrong, Yasuharu Takanashi, and David Diamond.

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Among people born in 1879, John Ireland ranks 130Before him are Agnes Miegel, Beals Wright, Ernst Schultz, Isidro Ayora, Aeneas Mackintosh, and Arthur Johnson. After him are Robert Daniel Carmichael, Sara Allgood, Lois Weber, Magnús Guðmundsson, Royal Harwood Frost, and Max Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook. Among people deceased in 1962, John Ireland ranks 121Before him are Roger Ducret, Paul Götz, Otto Froitzheim, Knud Kristensen, Sylvia Beach, and Mykolas Biržiška. After him are Ron Flockhart, Forrest Smithson, Florence Lee, Gerrit Achterberg, Ellen Osiier, and Purushottam Das Tandon.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Ireland ranks 3,096 out of 5,347Before him are Ron Moody (1924), Brendan Rodgers (1973), Hanif Kureishi (1954), M.I.A. (1975), Benjamin Vulliamy (1747), and Reginald Innes Pocock (1863). After him are Danny Blanchflower (1926), Dan Stevens (1982), Guy Butler (null), David Dunbar Buick (1854), Wyndham Halswelle (1882), and Jack Straw (1946).

Among COMPOSERS In United Kingdom

Among composers born in United Kingdom, John Ireland ranks 55Before him are Brian Ferneyhough (1943), Harrison Birtwistle (1934), Maurice Greene (1696), Ivor Novello (1893), Fred Frith (1949), and Granville Bantock (1868). After him are John Wilbye (1574), Craig Armstrong (1959), Gavin Bryars (1943), Adolph Deutsch (null), Thomas Weelkes (1576), and William Sterndale Bennett (1816).