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Family name Given name Life dates Residence Began Notes  
Shostakovich A
Шостакович
Chostakovitch
Schostakowitsch
ext
Dmitriy A
Дмитрий
Dmitri
Dmitry
1906–1975
Russian Empire 1906
  M P R
Additional references

Hulme 2002
Photo

Shoujounian A
Շուժունյան
Shuzhunyan
Petros A
Պետրոս
b. 1957
Armenia 1957
Canada 1976
  M R
Shulman U Alan 1915–2002
USA 1915
 
Sibelius U ext Jean A
Johan
Janne
1865–1957
Russian Empire 1865
Germany 1889
Austria 1890
Russian Empire 1891

Born in the Grand Duchy of Finland and returned there in 1891.

JS catalog numbers, for works without opus numbers, are ordered alphabetically, not chronologically.

M P R
Additional references

Dahlström 2003; Barnett 2007

Siegel U Wayne b. 1953
USA 1953
Denmark 1974
  M
Siegmeister Elie 1909–1991
USA 1909
France 1927
USA 1932
  M P R
Sikorski Kazimierz 1895–1986
Switzerland 1895
Poland
  M
Silberberg Laura b. 1986
Canada 1986
  M P R
Simms U Bekah b. 1990
Canada 1990
  M P R
Simpson U Robert 1921–1997
England 1921
  M P R
Sims U Ezra b. 1928
USA 1928

Resulting from an error on the part of Nicolas Slonimsky, String Quartet No. 2 (1962), written in 1974, is a quintet for flute, clarinet, violin, viola, and cello.

M P
Sink ext Kuldar 1942–1995
Estonia 1942
  M R
Problems, questions

Further residences to be determined

Sirota U Robert b. 1949
USA 1949
France 1971 ca.
USA 19uu
  M P
Širvinskas Juozas b. 1943
Lithuania 1943
  M R
Sisiliános A
Σισιλιάνος
Sicilianos
Giórgos A
Γιώργος
1920–2005
Greece 1920
Italy 1951
France 1953
USA 1955
Greece 1956?
  M R
Sitsky ext Larry b. 1934
China 1934
Australia 1951
USA 1958
Australia 1960
  M R
Additional references

National Library of Australia [2010-12-14]

Skalkottas A
Σκαλκώτας
ext
Nikos A
Nίκος
1904–1949
Greece 1904
Germany 1921
Greece 1933
  M R
Additional references

Mantzourani 2011

Skulte ext Ādolfs 1909–2000
Ukraine 1909
Latvia 1921
  M
Additional references

Latvian Music Information Centre [2011-03-04]

Slavenski A
Štolcer-Slavenski
Josip 1896–1955
Croatia 1896
Serbia 1924
  M P R
Sleeper U Thomas b. 1956
USA 1956
  M R