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 1966

Ewen, David
The complete book of classical music
Edited by David Ewen
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1966, 946 p.


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  Adam, Adolphe Charles (b. 1803 a. 19th century )   composer, compositore
  Auber, Daniel Francois Esprit (b. 1782 a. 19th century )   composer, compositore
  Bach, Carl Philip Emanuel (b. 1714)   Komponist, Musiker
  Bach, Johann Christian (b. 1735 d. 1782)   composer, Musiker
  Bach, Johann Sebastian (b. 1685)   composer, compositeur
  Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann (b. 1710)   compositore, Musiker
  Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich (b. 1837 d. 1910)   composer
  Beethoven, Ludwig (b. 1770 d. 1827)   composer, compositore
  Bellini, Vincenzo (b. 1801)   composer, compositore
  Berlioz, Hector [Louis-Hector] (b. 1803 d. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Bizet, Georges (b. 1838)   author, composer
  Boccherini, Luigi [Ridolfo Luigi] (b. 1743)   composer, compositore
  Boito, Arrigo Enrico (b. 1842)   compositor, compositore
  Borodin, Alexander (b. 1833 d. 1887)   composer, compositore
  Brahms, Johannes (b. 1833)   composer, compositore
  Bruch, Max (Karl August) (b. 1838)   composer, compositore
  Bruckner, Anton (Joseph) (b. 1824 d. 1896)   composer, compositore
  Buxtehude, Dietrich (b. 1637)   composer, musicisti
  Byrd, William (b. 1543 d. 1623)   composer, compositore
  Carissimi, Giacomo (b. 1604 d. 1670)   composer, musicisti
  Cavalieri, Emilio (b. 1550 d. 1602)   composer, compositore
  Chabrier, Emmanuel [Alexis-Emmanuel] (b. 1841 d. 1894)   composer, compositore
  Chausson, Ernest [Amedee-Ernest] (b. 1855 d. 1899)   composer, compositeur
  Cherubini, Luigi (Carlo Zanobi Salvadore Maria) (b. 1760 d. 1842)   ballerina, composer
  Chopin, Fryderyk Franciszek (b. 1810)   composer, compositore
  Cimarosa, Domenico (b. 1749)   composer, compositore
  Corelli, Arcangelo (b. 1653 a. 19th century )   composer, compositore
  Couperin, Francois (le grand) (b. 1668 d. 1733)   composer, harpsichord
  Debussy, Claude (b. 1862)   composer, compositore
  Delibes, Leo (b. 1836)   choriste mineur, composer
  Donizetti, Gaetano [Domenico Gaetano Maria] (b. 1797 d. 1848)   composer
  Dowland, John (b. 1563 d. ?)   composer, lutenist
  Dufay, Guillaume (b. 1400 d. 1474)   composer
  Dunstable, John (b. 1390 d. 1453)   composer, musician
  Dvorak, Antonin (b. 1841)   composer, compositore
  Faure, Gabriel (Urbain) (b. 1845)   composer, compositore
  Flotow, Friedrich (b. 1812)   composer, compositor
  Franck, Cesar Auguste (b. 1822)   composer, compositore
  Franz, Robert (b. 1815 d. 1892)   composer
  Frescobaldi, Girolamo (b. 1583 d. 1643)   composer, compositore
  Gabrieli, Giovanni (b. -1556 d. 1612)   composer, compositore
  Geminiani, Francesco (Xaverio) (b. 1687 d. 1762)   violin, composer
  Gesualdo, Carlo (b. 1561 d. 1613)   nobleman, composer
  Gibbons, Orlando (b. 1583 d. 1625)   composer, organ
  Giordano, Umberto (b. 1867)   composer, compositore
  Glazunov, Alexander (b. 1865 d. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (b. 1804 d. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Gluck, Christoph Willibald (b. 1714)   composer, compositore
  Goldmark, Karl (b. 1830)   composer, compositore
  Gounod, Charles (b. 1818)   composer, compositore
  Grieg, Edvard (Hagerup) (b. 1843)   composer, compositor
  Halevy, Fromental [Jacques-Francois-Fromental] (b. 1799 d. 1862)   composer, teacher
  Handel, George Friederic (b. 1685)   composer, compositore
  Haydn, Josef [Franz Josef] (b. 1732 d. 1809)   composer, Komposition
  Humperdinck, Engelbert (b. 1854)   composer, compositore
  Josquin Desprez (b. 1440)   composer, compositore
  Kuhnau, Johann (b. 1660 d. 1722)   composer, compositore
  Lalo, Edouard [Edouard-Victoire-Antoine] (b. 1823)   composer, compositore
  Lassus, Orlande (b. 1532 d. ?)   composer, compositore
  Lekeu, Guillaume (Jean Joseph Nicolas) (b. 1870 d. 1894)   composer
  Leoncavallo, Ruggiero (b. 1858)   composer, compositore
  Liszt, Franz (b. 1811)   composer, compositore
  Loewe, Carl [Johann Carl Gottfried] (b. 1796 d. 1869)   composer, singer
  Lully, Jean-Baptiste (b. 1632)   composer, compositore
  Macdowell, Edward (Alexander) (b. 1860 d. 1908)   composer, piano
  Machaut, Guillaume (b. 1300 d. 1377)   poet, composer
  Mahler, Gustav (b. 1860)   composer, Dirigent
  Marenzio, Luca (b. 1553 d. 1599)   composer, musicisti
  Mascagni, Pietro (b. 1863)   composer, compositore
  Massenet, Jules (Emile Frederic) (b. 1842 d. 1912)   composer, compositore
  Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix [Jakob Ludwig Felix] (b. 1809)   composer, compositore
  Meyerbeer, Giacomo (b. 1791)   composer, compositore
  Monteverdi, Claudio (Giovanni Antonio) (b. 1567 d. 1643)   composer, compositore
  Morley, Thomas (b. 1557)   composer, editor
  Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (b. 1756 d. 1791)   composer
  Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (b. 1839 d. 1881)   composer, compositore
  Nicolai, Otto [Carl Otto Ehrenfried] (b. 1810 d. 1849)   composer, conductor
  Offenbach, Jacques (b. 1819)   author, composer
  Paganini, Niccolo (b. 1782 d. 1840)   compositore, musicisti
  Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi (a. 19th century )   composer, compositore
  Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista (b. 1710)   composer, compositor
  Peri, Jacopo (b. 1561 d. 1633)   composer, singer
  Ponchielli, Amilcare (b. 1834)   composer, compositore
  Puccini, Giacomo (b. 1858)   author, composer
  Purcell, Henry (b. 1659 d. 1695)   composer, organ
  Rameau, Jean-Philippe (b. 1683 d. 1764)   bagpipes, composer
  Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (b. 1844 d. 1908)   complet., composer
  Rossini, Gioachino (Antonio) (b. 1792 d. 1868)   composer, compositore
  Saint-Saens, Camille [Charles Camille] (b. 1835)   composer, compositore
  Satie, Erik (Alfred Leslie) (b. 1866 d. 1925)   composer, compositeur
  Scarlatti, Alessandro [Pietro Alessandro Gaspari] (b. 1660)   composer, compositore
  Scarlatti, Domenico [Giuseppe Domenico] (b. 1685)   composer, keyboard teacher
  Schubert, Franz (Peter) (b. 1797)   composer, compositore
  Schumann, Robert (Alexander) (b. 1810 d. 1856)   composer
  Schutz, Heinrich (b. 1585 d. 1672)   composer, Komponist
  Smetana, Bedrich (b. 1824)   composer, compositore
  Spohr, Louis (b. 1784 d. 1859)   composer, violin
  Stamitz, Johann (Wenzel Anton) (b. 1717 d. 1757)   composer, violin
  Strauss, Johann (Baptist) (b. 1825 d. 1899)   composer, conductor
  Strauss, Richard (Georg) (b. 1864 d. 1949)   composer, conductor
  Suppe, Franz (von) (b. 1819 d. 1895)   composer, compositore
  Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon (b. 1562 d. 1621)   composer, musicisti
  Tartini, Giuseppe (b. 1692)   composer, compositore
  Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (b. 1840 d. 1893)   composer
  Telemann, Georg Philipp (b. 1681)   composer, compositore
  Thomas, Ambroise [Charles Louis Ambroise] (b. 1811 a. 19th century )   composer, compositor
  Vecchi, Orazio (Tiberio) (b. 1550 d. 1604)   compositore, musicisti
  Verdi, Giuseppe (Fortunio Francesco) (b. 1813 d. 1901)   author, composer
  Victoria, Tomas Luis (b. 1548 d. 1611)   composer, compositore
  Vieuxtemps, Henry Francois Joseph (b. 1820 d. 1881)   violin, composer
  Viotti, Giovanni Battista (b. 1755 d. 1824)   compositore, violin
  Vivaldi, Antonio (Lucio) (b. 1678 d. 1741)   Komponist, abate
  Wagner, Richard [Wilhelm Richard] (b. 1813 d. 1883)   composer
  Weber, Carl Maria (Friedrich Ernst) (b. 1786)   composer, compositore
  Wieniawski, Henryk (b. 1835 d. 1880)   compositor, compositore
  Wilbye, John (b. 1574 d. 1638 a. 1598)   composer, musician
  Wolf, Hugo (Filipp Jakob) (b. 1860)   composer, musicisti

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