Composers that were born in the USA, or gained the American nationality.
It is sometimes hard to tell when to call a composer modern, as opposed to Romantic. In general you can say that the Moder Eara in music started around the year 1900. However, many composers continued to write pieces in a romantic fashion long after that.
Composers that were born in Germany, or gained the German nationality.
- Berlinski, Herman (1910–2001)
- Buechner, Margaret (1922–1998)
- Dahl, Ingolf (1912–1970)
- Foss|Fuchs, Lukas (1922–2009)
- Kagen, Sergius (1909–1964)
- Previn|Priwin, André [Andreas Ludwig] (1929–)
- Samuel, Gerhard (1924–2008)
- Üner, Kubilay (1965–)