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Arvo Pärt continues to be the most performed composer in 2013 according to Bachtrack.com

09.01.2014

According to the recently published analysis for 2013 by the largest classical event database Bachtrack.com based in the UK, Arvo Pärt was listed the most performed living composer in the world for the third consecutive year.

He was followed by fellow contemporary composers James McMillan and John Williams. During the last year the most performed composers in general were Mozart, Beethoven and Bach. Due to the 100th anniversary of his birth, Britten was the fourth most performed composer. Arvo Pärt was listed as 38th compared to 52nd position in the previous year.

Read more: http://bachtrack.com/2013-stats?destination=%2F

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