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George Frideric Handel Antonio Lucio Vivaldi
Johann Sebastian
23 February 1685 ­ 14 April 1759 March 4, 1678 ­ July 28, 1741
Bach
German-British Baroque composer who Venetian Baroque composer,
31 March 1685 ­ 28 July 1750 is famous for his operas, oratorios, and priest, and virtuoso violinist.
concertos
German composer, organist,
harpsichordist, violist, and violinist
Baroque Era
1600-1750
Giovanni Battista
Pergolesi
Henry Purcell 4 January 1710 ­ 16 or 17 March
1736
10 September 1659 ­ 21 November 1695
Italian composer, violinist and organist
English organist and Baroque composer…read more

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Tobias Hume
(1569­1645)
Responsible for the earliest
known use of col legno in Western
music
Renaissance
Era
1450-1600
Leonard Woodson
(1565­1641),
Edward Johnson wrote verse anthems other surviving
(1592-1594)
pieces include instrumental consort
Contributed to Michael East's psalter and
works and Mall Sims.
The Triumphs of Oriana and more…read more

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Franz Joseph Haydn Johann Schobert
Wolfgang Amadeus
Mozart (31 March 1732 ­ 31 May 1809) (1740 ­ 28 August 1767 )
27 January 1756 ­ 5 December Austrian composer Austrian composer and
1791 harpsichordist
Composed symphonic, concerto's
, chamber, piano, operatic, and
choral music
Classical Era
Mid-late 18th Century
Christoph Willibald
Ritter von Gluck Georg Christoph
Wagenseil
(2 July 1714- 15 November
1787) (29 January 1715 ­ 1 March
1777) was an Austrian composer.
was an opera composer of the
early classical period.…read more

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Giacomo Antonio Domenico Florent Schmitt
Edward Elgar Michele Secondo Maria Puccini
(September 28, 1870 ­ August
(1857-1934) (22 December 1858 ­ 29 November 1924) 17, 1958)
Italian composer whose operas, including La
English composer well- known for bohème, Tosca, Madama Butterfly French composer- La tragédie
The Dream of Gerontius; Enigma de Salome and Psaume XLVII
Variations and Pomp and (Psalm 47)
Circumstance Marches
th st
20 -21
Century Alban Maria Johannes
Berg
Arnold Schoenberg (February 9, 1885 ­ December
24, 1935)
(13 September 1874 ­ 13 July 1951)
Austrian composer. He was a
Austrian and later American composer, Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky member of the Second Viennese
associated with the expressionist School
movement in German poetry and art, (17 June 1882 ­ 6 April 1971)
and leader of the Second Viennese
School Russian composer, pianist, and conductor.…read more

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