Composer Links

Here are some great links for information and listening samples for the composers we are studying:

Composers for 2010-2011

G. F. Handel, Baroque Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2669.html#tvf=tracks&tv=about

http://www.baroquemusic.org/bqxhandel.html

C.P.E. Bach, Classical Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2110.html#tvf=tracks&tv=about

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Philipp_Emanuel_Bach

Peter Tchaikovsky, Late-Romantic Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/3448.html#tvf=tracks&tv=about

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9nn6BcoRYo&feature=related

http://www.rhapsody.com/pyotr-ilyich-tchaikovsky

Maurice Ravel, Impressionistic Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/3210.html#tvf=tracks&tv=about

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_Ravel

John Williams, Contemporary Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/5625.html#tvf=tracks&tv=about

http://www.johnwilliams.org/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Williams

Composers for 2008-2009

J.S. Bach, Baroque Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2113.html#tv=about

http://www.baroquemusic.org/bqxjsbach.html


Ludwig van Beethoven, Classical Era

http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cmp/beethoven.html

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2156.html#tv=about


Amadeus Mozart, Classical Era

http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cmp/mozart.html

http://www.classicalarchives.com/mozart.html#tv=about


Claude Debussy, Romantic – Impressionistic Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2405.html#tv=about

http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cmp/debussy.html


Aaron Copland - 20th Century Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/5585.html#tv=about

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/episodes/aaron-copland/about-the-composer/475/



Composers for 2009-2010

Antonio Vivaldi, Baroque Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/3521.html#tv=about

http://www.baroquemusic.org/bqxvivaldi.html


Franz Joseph Haydn, Classical Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2679.html#tv=about

http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cmp/haydnj.html


Fredrick Chopin, Romantic Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2329.html#tv=about

http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cmp/chopin.html


Johannes Brahms, Late Romantic Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2239.html#tv=about

http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cmp/brahms.html


Bela Bartok, Modern Era

http://www.classicalarchives.com/composer/2144.html

http://w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de/cmp/bartok.html