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Great Composers of Classical Music

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  • William Walton (1902 - 1983)
    Sir William Turner Walton OM In 1911 census living with Parents and Siblings at 93 Werneth Hall Road, Oldham, Lancashire From Wikipedia Sir William Turner Walton OM (29 March 1902 – 8 Ma...
  • John Dowland (c.1563 - 1626)
    John Dowland From Wikipedia John Dowland (1563 – buried 20 February 1626) was an English Renaissance composer, lutenist, and singer. He is best known today for his melancholy songs such as...
  • John Kenneth Tavener (1944 - 2013)
    John Tavener From Wikipedia Sir John Kenneth Tavener (28 January 1944 – 12 November 2013) was a British composer, known for his extensive output of religious works, including The Protectin...
  • Bartók Béla (1881 - 1945)
    Bela Szuhafoi Bartok Wikipedia - Hungarian Bela Bartok Wikipedia - English
  • Peter Benoit (1834 - 1901)
    De gedreven stichter van het Koninklijk Vlaams Muziekconservatorium van Antwerpen. Beroemde werken zijn o.a.: ' De oorlog' , cantate met groot orkest striemende aanklacht tegen het onheil van de Frans-...

Historically Significant Composers of Classical Music

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