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Great Composers of Classical Music

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  • Francis Thorne (1922 - 2017)
    Francis Thorne (June 23, 1922 – March 7, 2017) was an American composer of contemporary classical music and grandson of the writer Gustav Kobbé. Life Francis Burritt Thorne, Jr. was born in Bay Sho...
  • Andrew York
    Andrew York (born 1958) is an American Grammy Award winning classical guitarist and composer.
  • John Taverner (1490 - 1545)
    John Taverner (c. 1490 – 18 October 1545) was an English composer and organist, regarded as one of the most important English composers of his era. He is best-known for Missa Gloria tibi Trinitas and...
  • Gerd Schaller
    Gerd Schaller (born 1965 in Bamberg) is a German conductor, best known for his performing and recording rare works, including the first full recordings of Bruckner's output.
  • Christian Gottlob Neefe (1748 - 1798)
    Christian Gottlob Neefe (5 February 1748 – 28 January 1798) was a German opera composer and conductor. He is known as one of the first teachers of Ludwig Van Beethoven.

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Historically Significant Composers of Classical Music

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Historisch belangrijke componisten van klassieke muziek

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*Johannes Ockeghem (c.1411 – 1497)