What Everybody Ought to Know About Classical Music
Music from the past guides us towards the music of the future…. A thank you to Scott from Bear Mountain School -http://bearmountainschool.org/ who proposed that I include this information on the The Gift of Music – 25 Men of Classical Music
Here are just a few of the great men of music that you can find additional information on from the The Gift of Music – 25 Men of Classical Music. Represented in this site are some of the great classical composers throughout the ages. Each masterpiece takes us a step closer and closer to a different sounds found in much of the more modern composers of today.
Ludwig Van Beethoven
- Ludwig Van Beethoven’s Biography
- Ludwig Van Beethoven: The Magnificent Master
- Great Performances: Beethoven
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- The Classical Period: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
- Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Biographies and Works
- The Mozart Project: The Life, Times and Music
Johann Sebastian Bach
Below you will find some samples of the great masterpieces of classical music. Enjoy!
provided by Classical Composers: Part 1
To find more about modern composers of the 20th and 21st centuries read The Future of Modern Music by James L. McHard