Musicians
Name: Dates: Genre: Nationality: Instrument
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach 1714-1788 Pre-Classical German Clavichord
Johann Christian Bach 1735-1782 Pre-Classical German ????
Johann Sebastian Bach 1685-1750 Baroque German Organ, Violin, Voice
Bela Bartok 1881-1945 Modern Hungarian Piano
Amy Beach 1867-1944 New England School American Piano
Ludwig Van Beethoven 1770-1827 Classical / Romantic German Piano
Alban Berg 1885-1935 Twelve-Tone Austrian ????
Hector Berlioz 1803-1869 Romantic French Flute, Guitar
Leonard Bernstein 1918-1990 Modern American Piano
Geroges Bizet 1838-1875 Romantic French Piano
Luigi Boccherini 1743-1805 Classical Italian Cello
Alexander Borodin 1833-1887 Nationalism Russian Chemist
Johannes Brahms 1833-1897 Classicism German Piano
Benjamin Britten 1913-1976 Modern English Piano
Max Bruch 1838-1920 Romantic German ????
Anton Bruckner 1824-1896 Romantic Austrian ????
William Byrd 1543-1623 Renaissance English Organ
John Cage 1912-1992 Avant-garde, Chance American ????
Ernest Chausson 1855-1899 ???? French ????
Frederic Chopin 1810-1849 Nationalism Polish Piano
Muzio Clementi 1752-1832 Classical Italian/English Piano
Aaron Copland 1900-1990 Americana American Piano
Archangelo Corelli 1653-1713 Baroque Italian Violin
George Crumb 1929-present Modern American Piano
Claude Debussy 1862-1918 Impressionism French ????
John Dowland 1563-1626 Renaissance English Lute
Guillaume Du Fay c. 1400-1474 Renaissance French Voice
Paul Dukas 1865-1935 ???? French ????
Antonin Dvorak 1841-1904 Nationalism Czech Organ, Piano, Viola
Sir Edward Elgar 1857-1934 ???? English ????
Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington 1899-1974 Jazz American Piano
Gabriel Faure 1845-1924 Impressionism French Piano, Organ
Stephen Foster 1826-1864 ???? American ????
George Gershwin 1898-1937 Jazz American Piano
Philip Glass 1937-present Modern American ????
Mikhail Glinka 1804-1857 Nationalism Russian ????
Christoph Willibald Gluck 1714-1787 Classical German ????
Charles Gounod 1818-1893 ???? French ????
Edvard Grieg 1843-1907 Nationalism Norwegian ????
Gerog Friedrich Handel 1685-1759 Baroque German / English Organ, Violin
Joseph Haydn 1732-1809 Classical Austrian ????
Michael Haydn 1737-1806 Classical Austrian Voice
Hildegard of Bingen c. 1098-1179 Medieval German Voice
Paul Hindemith 1895-1963 ???? German Viola
Gustav (Theodore) Holst 1874-1934 ???? English ????
Johann Nepomuk Hummel 1778-1837 Classical Austrian Piano
Engelbert Humperdinck 1854-1921 ???? German ????
Jacques Ibert 1890-1962 ???? French ????
Charles Ives 1874-1954 ???? American Organ
Scott Joplin 1867/68-1917 Ragtime American Piano
Josquin Desprez c. 1440-1521 Renaissance French/Netherlandish Voice
Zoltan Kodaly 1882-1967 ???? Hungarian ????
Franz Liszt 1811-1886 Romantic Hungarian Piano
Jean-Baptiste Lully 1632-1687 Baroque Italian/French Violin
Guillaume de Machaut c. 1300-1377 Medieval Frence Voice
Gustav Mahler 1860-1911 Romantic / Modern Czech / Austrian ????
Jules Massenet 1842-1912 ???? French ????
Jacob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn 1809-1847 Romantic / Classicism German Piano
Claudio Monteverdi 1567-1643 Baroque Italian ????
Thomas Morley 1557-1603 Renaissance English Organ
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756-1791 Classical Austrian Violin
Modest Mussorgsky 1839-1881 Nationalism Russian ????
Jacob Obrecht c. 1450-1505 Renaissance Brabant (Belgium) Voice
Jacques Offenbach 1819-1880 Romantic German/French Cello
Carl Orff 1895-1982 ???? German ????
Johann Pachelbel 1653-1706 Baroque German Organ
Niccolo Paganini 1782-1840 ???? Italian Violin
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 1525-1594 Renaissance Italian ????
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi 1710-1736 Baroque Italian ????
Sergi Prokofiev 1891-1953 ???? Russian Piano
Giacomo Puccini 1858-1924 ???? Italian ????
Henry Purcell 1659-1695 Baroque English Voice, Organ
Sergei Rachmaninov 1873-1943 ???? Russian Piano
Jean-Philippe Rameau 1683-1764 Baroque French Organ
Maurice Ravel 1875-1937 Neo-Classical French Piano
Steve Reich 1936-present Minimalism American Percussion
Ottorino Respighi 1879-1936 ???? Italian Piano, Violin
Nikolai Rimski-Korsakov 1844-1908 ???? Russian ????
Gioacchino Rossini 1792-1868 ???? Italian ????
Anton Rubinstein 1829-1894 Romantic Russian Piano
Camille Saint-Saens 1835-1921 ???? French Organ, Piano
Antonio Salieri 1750-1825 ???? Italian ????
Erik Satie 1866-1925 ???? French Piano
Alessandro Scarlatti 1660-1725 Baroque Italian ????
Guiseppe Domenico Scarlatti 1685-1757 Baroque, Pre-Classical Italian/Spanish/English Keyboard
Arnold Schonberg 1874-1951 Twelve-Tone Austrian Violin
Franz Schubert 1797-1828 Romantic Austrian ????
Robert Alexander Schumann 1810-1856 Romantic German Piano
Dimitri Shostakovich 1906-1975 ???? Russian ????
Jean Sibelius 1865-1957 Nationalism Finnish Violin
Bedrich Smetana 1824-1884 Nationalism Czech Violin, Piano
Johann Strauss Jr. 1825-1899 ???? Austria Violin
Richard Strauss 1864-1949 Program German Horn
Igor Stravinsky 1882-1971 ???? Russian/French/American ????
Piotr Ilyitch Tchaikovsky 1840-1893 Romantic Russian ????
Georg Philipp Telemann 1681-1767 Baroque German Organ
Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872-1958 ???? English Organ
Giuseppe Verdi 1813-1901 ???? Italian ????
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi 1678-1741 Baroque Italian Violin
Richard Wagner 1813-1883 Romantic German ????
Carl Maria von Weber 1786-1826 ???? German Piano
Anton von Webern 1883-1945 Twelve-Tone Austrian ????
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