Composers A to Z

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Below is an alphabetical list of all of the composers mentioned on Classics For Kids. Click on each one to learn more.
 
 

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John Adams
1947 - ---

Isaac Albéniz
1860 - 1909

Tomaso Albinoni
1671 - 1751

Johann Sebastian Bach
1685 - 1750

Samuel Barber
1910 - 1981

Bela Bartók
1881 - 1945

Amy Beach
1867 - 1944

Ludwig van Beethoven
1770 - 1827

Hector Berlioz
1803 - 1869

Leonard Bernstein
1918 - 1990

Hildegard von Bingen
1097 - 1179

Georges Bizet
1838 - 1875

Alexander Borodin
1833 - 1887

William Boyce
1710 - 1779

Johannes Brahms
1833 - 1897

Benjamin Britten
1913 - 1976

Max Bruch
1838 - 1920

Anton Bruckner
1824 - 1896

John Cage
1912 - 1992

Cecile Chaminade
1857 - 1944

Frédéric Chopin
1810 - 1849

Aaron Copland
1900 - 1990

Arcangelo Corelli
1653 - 1712

Manuel de Falla
1886 - 1946

Claude Debussy
1862 - 1918

Paul Dukas
1865 - 1935

Antonin Dvorák
1841 - 1904

Edward Elgar
1857 - 1934

Gabriel Fauré
1845 - 1924

César Franck
1822 - 1890

Niels Gade
1817 - 1890

George Gershwin
1898 - 1937

Philip Glass
1937 - ---

Alexander Glazunov
1865 - 1936

Edvard Grieg
1843 - 1907

Ferde Grofe
1892 - 1972

Guido of Arezzo Guido
/990 - 1032

George Frederick Handel
1685 - 1759

Franz Joseph Haydn
1736 - 1809

Jennifer Higdon
1962 - ---

Gustav Holst
1874 - 1934

Charles Ives
1874 - 1954

Elizabeth Jacquet de la Guerre
1666 - 1729

Scott Joplin
Unknown - 1917

Dmitri Kabalevsky
1904 - 1987

Zoltán Kodály
1882 - 1967

Libby Larsen
1950 - ---

Franz Liszt
1811 - 1886

Gustav Mahler
1860 - 1911

Fanny Mendelssohn
1805 - 1847

Felix Mendelssohn
1809 - 1847

Darius Milhaud
1892 - 1974

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1756 - 1791

Thea Musgrave
1928 - ---

Modest Mussorgsky
1839 - 1881

Jacques Offenbach
1819 - 1880

Nicolň Paganini
1782 - 1840

Francis Poulenc
1889 - 1963

Sergei Prokofiev
1891 - 1953

Giacomo Puccini
1858 - 1924

Henry Purcell
1659 - 1695

Sergei Rachmaninoff
1873 - 1943

Joseph-Maurice Ravel
1875 - 1937

Ottorino Resphigi
1879 - 1936

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
1844 - 1908

Joaquín Rodrigo
1901 - 1999

Gioachino Rossini
1792 - 1868

Anton Grigorevich Rubinstein
1829 - 1894

Camille Saint-Saëns
1835 - 1921

Erik Satie
1866 - 1925

Domenico Scarlatti
1685 - 1757

Arnold Schoenberg
1874 - 1951

Franz Schubert
1797 - 1828

Robert Schumann
1810 - 1856

Clara Schumann
1819 - 1896

Dmitri Shostakovich
1906 - 1975

Jean Sibelius
1865 - 1957

Bedrich Smetana
1824 - 1884

John Philip Sousa
1854 - 1932

William Grant Still
1895 - 1978

Richard Strauss
1864 - 1949

Johann Strauss Jr.
1825 - 1899

Igor Stravinsky
1882 - 1971

Germaine Tailleferre
1892 - 1983

Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
1840 - 1893

Georg Philipp Telemann
1681 - 1767

Joan Tower
1938 - ---

Joan Trimble
1915 - 2000

Ralph Vaughan Williams
1872 - 1958

Giuseppe Verdi
1813 - 1901

Antonio Vivaldi
1678 - 1741

Richard Wagner
1813 - 1883

Carl Maria von Weber
1786 - 1826

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