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Composers & their Works

Part One

  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (German baroque composer) Brandenburg Concertos 1-6
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (German baroque composer) The Well-Tempered Clavier
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (German baroque composer) Toccata and Fugue
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (German baroque composer) Goldberg Variations
  • Barber, Samuel (American) (German baroque composer) School for Scandal
  • Barber, Samuel (American) (German baroque composer) Adagio for Strings
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) Eroica Symphony #3
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) Pastoral Symphony #6
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) Choral Symphony #9 (Ode to Joy)
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) Egmont Overture
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) Fidelio (his only opera)
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) Moonlight Sonata
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) “Emperor” Piano Concerto #5
  • Beethoven, Ludwig von (German) Für Elise
  • Berlioz, Hector (French) Symphonie Fantastique
  • Berlioz, Hector (French) Damnation of Faust
  • Berlioz, Hector (French) Les Troyens (opera)
  • Bizet, Georges (French) Carmen (opera, set in Seville)
  • Bizet, Georges (French)L’Arlésienne
  • Borodin, Alexandr (Russian)Prince Igor (opera)
  • Brahms, Johannes (German) Hungarian Dances
  • Brahms, Johannes (German) Lullaby
  • Britten, Benjamin (British) Billy Budd (opera)
  • Chabrier, Alexis (French) España
  • Chopin, Frederic (Polish) Numerous scherzos, etudes and mazurkas
  • Copeland, Aaron (American) Appalachian Spring
  • Copeland, Aaron (American) Fanfare for the Common Man
  • Copeland, Aaron (American) Billy the Kid (opera)
  • Copeland, Aaron (American) Music for a Great City
  • Debussy, Claude (French) Clair de Lune
  • Debussy, Claude (French) La Mer
  • Debussy, Claude (French) Prelude, Afternoon of a Faun
  • Donizetti, Gaetano (Italian) Lucia di Lammermoor (opera)
  • Dvorak, Antonin (Czech, the “Bohemian” composer) Humoresque
  • Dvorak, Antonin (Czech, the “Bohemian” composer) The New World Symphony
  • Elgar, Edward (English) Pomp and Circumstance
  • Elgar, Edward (English) Enigma Variations
  • Gershwin, George (American) Rhapsody in Blue
  • Gershwin, George (American) Porgy and Bess (opera)
  • Gershwin, George (American) An American in Paris
  • Grieg, Edvard (Norwegian) Peer Gynt
  • Grieg, Edvard (Norwegian) Piano Concerto in A Minor
  • Grofe, Ferd (American) The Grand Canyon Suite
  • Gounod, Charles (French) Faust (opera)
  • Handel, George Friedrich (German oratorio composer, lived at times in England) Messiah
  • Handel, George Friedrich (German oratorio composer, lived at times in England) Water Music
  • Handel, George Friedrich (German oratorio composer, lived at times in England) Music for Royal Fireworks
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph (Austrian, nickname “Papa” or “Father of the Symphony”) The Creation
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph (Austrian, nickname “Papa” or “Father of the Symphony”) “Surprise” Symphony #94
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph (Austrian, nickname “Papa” or “Father of the Symphony”) “Military” Symphony #100
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph (Austrian, nickname “Papa” or “Father of the Symphony”) “The Clock” Symphony #101
  • Herbert, Victor (Irish-American) Babes in Toyland (opera)
  • Holst, Gustav (English) The Planets
  • Humperdink, Engelbert (German) Hansel and Gretel
  • Khachaturian, Aram (Soviet-American) Sabre Dance
  • Leoncavallo, Ruggiero (Italian) I Pagliacci (opera)
  • Liszt, Franz (Hungarian) Hungarian Rhapsody
  • Massenet, Jules (French) Thaïs
  • Mendelssohn, Felix (German, lived for a time in Scotland) A Midsummer Night’s Dream Overture
  • Mendelssohn, Felix (German, lived for a time in Scotland) Violin Concerto in E Minor
  • Mendelssohn, Felix (German, lived for a time in Scotland) Hebrides Overture
  • Menotti, Gian Carlo (20th century Italian)Amahl and the Night Visitors (opera)
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) The Magic Flute
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) Symphony #40 in G Minor
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) Jupiter Symphony #41
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) Elvira Madigan
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) The Marriage of Figaro (opera)
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) Cosi Fan Tutte (opera)
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) Don Giovanni (opera)
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (Austrian, wife Constanze Weber) Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (A Little Night Music)

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Composers & their Works

Part Two


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