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 1980

Mordden, Ethan
A guide to orchestral music
The handbook for non-musicians
New York: Oxford University Press, 1980


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  Bach, Johann Sebastian (b. 1685)   composer, compositeur
  Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich (b. 1837 d. 1910)   composer
  Barber, Samuel (b. 1910 d. 1981)   baritone, composer
  Bartok, Bela (b. 1881 a. 1939)   composer, compositeur
  Beethoven, Ludwig (b. 1770 d. 1827)   composer, compositore
  Berg, Alban (Maria Johannes) (b. 1885)   composer, compositore
  Berlioz, Hector [Louis-Hector] (b. 1803 d. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Bernstein, Leonard (b. 1918 d. 1990)   composer, conductor
  Bizet, Georges (b. 1838)   author, composer
  Bloch, Ernest (b. 1880)   composer, compositore
  Borodin, Alexander (b. 1833 d. 1887)   composer, compositore
  Brahms, Johannes (b. 1833)   composer, compositore
  Britten, Benjamin [Eduard Benjamin] (b. 1913)   composer, Komponist
  Bruch, Max (Karl August) (b. 1838)   composer, compositore
  Bruckner, Anton (Joseph) (b. 1824 d. 1896)   composer, compositore
  Busoni, Ferruccio (b. 1866)   composer, compositore
  Carter, Elliott (Cook) (b. 1908)   composer, Komposition
  Chausson, Ernest [Amedee-Ernest] (b. 1855 d. 1899)   composer, compositeur
  Chopin, Fryderyk Franciszek (b. 1810)   composer, compositore
  Copland, Aaron (b. 1900)   composer, Dirigent
  Dallapiccola, Luigi (b. 1904)   composer, compositore
  Debussy, Claude (b. 1862)   composer, compositore
  Delius, Frederick (Theodore Albert) (b. 1862 d. 1934)   composer, musician
  Dohnanyi, Erno (d. 1960)   direttore, Dirigent
  Dukas, Paul (b. 1865)   composer, compositeur
  Dvorak, Antonin (b. 1841)   composer, compositore
  Elgar, Edward (William) (b. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Falla, Manuel (b. 1876 d. ?)   composer, compositore
  Faure, Gabriel (Urbain) (b. 1845)   composer, compositore
  Franck, Cesar Auguste (b. 1822)   composer, compositore
  Gershwin, George (b. 1898)   author, cast
  Glazunov, Alexander (b. 1865 d. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Glier, Reyngold Moritesevich (b. 1874 d. 1956)   composer
  Goldmark, Karl (b. 1830)   composer, compositore
  Grieg, Edvard (Hagerup) (b. 1843)   composer, compositor
  Handel, George Friederic (b. 1685)   composer, compositore
  Harris, Roy (b. 1898 d. 1979)   composer, musicisti
  Haydn, Josef [Franz Josef] (b. 1732 d. 1809)   composer, Komposition
  Henze, Hans Werner (b. 1926)   composer, direttore d'orchestre
  Hindemith, Paul (b. 1895)   composer, compositeur
  Holst, Gustav [Gustavus Theodore von] (b. 1874 d. 1934)   composer, librettista
  Honegger, Arthur (b. 1892)   composer, compositore
  Hovhaness, Alan (b. 1911)   composer, piano
  Ibert, Jacques (Francois Antoine) (b. 1890)   composer, compositore
  Indy, Vincent [Paul Marie Theodore Vincent] (b. 1851 d. 1931)   composer, theorist
  Ives, Charles Edward (b. 1874 d. 1954)   composer, Komposition
  Janacek, Leos (b. 1854)   composer, compositore
  Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich (b. 1903 d. 1978)   composer
  Kodaly, Zoltan (b. 1882)   composer, compositore
  Lalo, Edouard [Edouard-Victoire-Antoine] (b. 1823)   composer, compositore
  Liszt, Franz (b. 1811)   composer, compositore
  Mahler, Gustav (b. 1860)   composer, Dirigent
  Martinu, Bohuslav (Jan) (b. 1890)   composer, Komponist
  Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix [Jakob Ludwig Felix] (b. 1809)   composer, compositore
  Messiaen, Olivier (Eugene Prosper Charles) (b. 1908 d. 1992)   composer, Komposition
  Milhaud, Darius (b. 1892)   composer, compositore
  Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (b. 1756 d. 1791)   composer
  Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (b. 1839 d. 1881)   composer, compositore
  Nielsen, Carl (August) (b. 1865 d. 1931)   composer
  Paganini, Niccolo (b. 1782 d. 1840)   compositore, musicisti
  Piston, Walter (Hamor) (b. 1894 d. 1976)   composer, musicisti
  Poulenc, Francis (Jean Marcel) (b. 1899)   composer, compositore
  Prokofiev, Sergey (Sergeyevich)   composer, compositore
  Rachmaninov, Sergey (Vasilyevich) (b. 1873 a. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Ravel, Maurice [Joseph Maurice] (b. 1875 d. 1937)   composer, compositeur
  Respighi, Ottorino (b. 1879)   composer, compositore
  Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (b. 1844 d. 1908)   complet., composer
  Roussel, Albert (Charles Paul Marie) (b. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Ruggles, Carl (Sprague) (b. 1876 d. 1971)   cast, composer
  Saint-Saens, Camille [Charles Camille] (b. 1835)   composer, compositore
  Schoenberg, Arnold (Franz Walter) (b. 1874 d. 1951)   composer
  Schubert, Franz (Peter) (b. 1797)   composer, compositore
  Schuman, William (Howard) (b. 1910 d. 1992)   composer, conductor
  Schumann, Robert (Alexander) (b. 1810 d. 1856)   composer
  Scriabin, Alexander (Nikolayevich) (b. 1872 d. 1915)   composer, compositeur
  Sessions, Roger (Huntington) (b. 1896 d. 1985)   composer, piano
  Shostakovich, Dmitriy (Dmitriyevich) (b. 1906 d. 1975)   arrangiatore, composer
  Sibelius, Jean (Julius Christian) (b. 1865)   composer, compositore
  Smetana, Bedrich (b. 1824)   composer, compositore
  Strauss, Richard (Georg) (b. 1864 d. 1949)   composer, conductor
  Stravinsky, Igor (Fyodorovich) (b. 1882 d. 1971)   composer, compositore
  Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (b. 1840 d. 1893)   composer
  Thomson, Virgil (Garnett) (b. 1896 d. 1989)   composer, musicisti
  Varese, Edgard [Edgar] (Victor Achille Charles) (b. 1883 d. 1965)   composer, fire sirens
  Vaughan Williams, Ralph (b. 1872 d. 1958)   composer, compositore
  Villa-Lobos, Heitor (b. 1887)   composer, compositore
  Vivaldi, Antonio (Lucio) (b. 1678 d. 1741)   Komponist, abate
  Wagner, Richard [Wilhelm Richard] (b. 1813 d. 1883)   composer
  Walton, William (Turner) (b. 1902 d. 1983)   composer, compositore
  Weber, Carl Maria (Friedrich Ernst) (b. 1786)   composer, compositore
  Webern, Anton (Friedrich Wilhelm von) (b. 1883)   composer, Dirigent
  Weill, Kurt (Julian) (b. 1900 d. 1950)   author, composer

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