Featured Project: Great Composers of Classical Music

Posted March 4, 2011 by Amanda | No Comment

This week we highlight the Great Composers of Classical Music project. This project includes some of the most renowned classical composers whose music has left a significant mark in history. Today, their compositions are performed and enjoyed throughout the world.

Here’s a look at a few of the profiles included:

Ludwig van Beethoven – He is considered one of the most famous and influential composers of all time. Even after he became completely deaf, Beethoven continued his work, composing some of the most beloved pieces in classical music.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – He is considered on of the most influential composers of the Classical Era. He composed over 600 works and is among the worlds most popular composers.

Johan Sebastian Bach – He is generally regarded as one of the main composers of Baroque style and as one of the greatest composers of all time.

Richard Wagner – He was a German composer most widely known for his operas.

Frederic Chopin – He was a Polish composer and is considered one of the great masters of music from the Romantic period.

View the Great Composers of Classical Music Project

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