Nationality Composer Index

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Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1947-
Adams, John
American
 
1928-
Adler, Samuel
American
 
1941-1992
Albert, Stephen
American
Vocal, Orchestral
1908-1975
Anderson, Leroy
American
 
1927-
Argento, Dominick
American
 
1905-1986
Arlen, Harold
American
Broadway, Film and Popular Music
1930-
Austin, Larry
American
 
1916-
Babbitt, Milton Byron
American
Electronic, Orchestral, String quartets, Piano concertos
1898-1990
Bacon, Ernst
American
 
1931-
Baker, Jr., David Nathaniel
American
Chamber Music, Jazz
1910-1981
Barber, Samuel
American
 
1867-1944
Beach, Amy (Mrs. H. H. A.)
American
 
1894-1981
Bennett, Robert Russell
American
 
1924-2005
Benson, Warren
American
Chamber Music, Wind Ensemble, Instrumental Solo, Song Cycles
1888-1989
Berlin, Irving
American
 
1922-2004
Bernstein, Elmer
American
Film & Television Music
1918-1990
Bernstein, Leonard
American
Musical Theatre, Orchestral
1746-1800
Billings, William
American
 
1905-1964
Blitzstein, Marc
American
 
1938-
Bolcom, William
American
Orchestral, Popular Music (Ragtime), Opera
1825-1898
Bristow, George Frederick
American
 
1920-
Brubeck, Dave
American
Jazz
1839-1909
Buck, Dudley
American
 
1866-1949
Burleigh, Henry Thacker
American
 
1912-1992
Cage, John
American
 
1908-
Carter, Jr., Elliott Cook
American
 
1854-1931
Chadwick, George Whitfield
American
 
1900-1990
Copland, Aaron
American
Piano, symphonies, ballet, movie scores
1938-
Corigliano, John
American
 
1897-1965
Cowell, Henry Dixon
American
 
1901-1953
Crawford, Ruth Porter (Seeger)
American
Piano, Chamber Music
1929-
Crumb, George
American
Piano, Orchestra
1937-
Del Tredici, David
American
Vocal works, also orchestral, choral and piano
1913-2008
Dello Joio, Norman
American
 
1915-2005
Diamond, David
American
 
1931-2000
Dlugoszewski, Lucia
American
 
1928-1996
Druckman, Jacob
American
 
1953-
Elfman, Daniel Robert
American
Film Music
1899-1974
Ellington, Edward Kennedy (Duke)
American
Big Band Jazz
1927-2008
Erb, Donald
American
 
1872-1952
Farwell, Arthur
American
 
1926-1987
Feldman, Morton
American
 
1881-1956
Fillmore, Henry
American
March Music
1853-1937
Foote, Arthur
American
 
1922-2009
Foss, Lukas
American
 
1826-1864
Foster, Stephen Collins
American
Folk music, Minstrel songs
1813-1864
Fry, William Henry
American
 
1926-1993
Gaburo, Kenneth
American
 
1898-1937
Gershwin, George
American
Musical Theatre, Popular Music
1903-1966
Giannini, Vittorio
American
 
1906-1996
Gideon, Miriam
American
 
1868-1928
Gilbert, Henry Franklin Belknap
American
 
1937-
Glass, Philip
American
 
1929-2004
Goldsmith, Jerry
American
Film & Television Music
1829-1869
Gottschalk, Louis Moreau
American
Piano, Vocal, Opera, Orchestral
1913-1996
Gould, Morton
American
 
1884-1920
Griffes, Charles Tomlinson
American
 
1892-1972
Grofé, Ferde
American
 
1925-1981
Haley, Bill
American
 
1944-2012
Hamlisch, Marvin
American
Film Scores
1896-1981
Hanson, Howard
American
Orchestral
1938-
Harbison, John
American
Orchestral, Opera, Chamber
1865-1930
Harris, Charles Kassell
American
Popular Music
1898-1979
Harris, Roy
American
Orchestral
1781-1861
Heinrich, Anthony Philip
American
 
1911-1975
Herrmann, Bernard
American
Film Music, Orchestral
1737-1791
Hopkinson, Francis
American
 
1911-2000
Hovhaness, Alan Scott
American
 
1874-1954
Ives, Charles Edward
American
 
1958-2009
Jackson, Michael
American
Popular Music
1933-
Jones, Quincy
American
Jazz
1868-1917
Joplin, Scott
American
 
1917-1995
Kay, Ulysses Simpson
American
 
1885-1945
Kern, Jerome David
American
Musical Theatre, Popular Songs, Film Music
1939-
Kolb, Barbara
American
 
1928-
Lehrer, Tom
American
Musical Satire
1861-1935
Loeffler, Charles Martin
American
 
1910-1969
Loesser, Frank
American
Broadway Musicals, Movie Scores, Popular Songs, Lyricist
1900-1996
Luening, Otto
American
 
1860-1908
MacDowell, Edward Alexander
American
 
1924-1994
Mancini, Henry
American
Film Music
1927-1995
Martirano, Salvatore
American
 
1923-1983
Mennin, Peter
American
 
1893-1969
Moore, Douglas Stuart
American
 
1901-1970
Newman, Alfred
American
Film Music
1954-
Newman, David
American
Film Music
1911-1984
Newman, Emil
American
Film & Television Music
1916-1989
Newman, Lionel
American
Film Music
1943-
Newman, Randy
American
Film and Popular Music
1955-
Newman, Thomas
American
Film Music
1948-
Osmon, Leroy
American
Concert Band, Chamber Ensemble, Ballet
1839-1906
Paine, John Knowles
American
 
1915-
Palmer, Robert
American
 
1863-1919
Parker, Horatio William
American
 
1901-1974
Partch, Harry
American
 
1915-2009
Perle, George
American
 
1915-1987
Persichetti, Vincent
American
 
1894-1976
Piston, Walter
American
 
1891-1964
Porter, Cole
American
Broadway and Popular Music
1846-1916
Pratt, Silas Gamaliel
American
 
1888-1953
Price, Florence
American
 
1912-2004
Raksin, David
American
Film Music
1921-2005
Reed, Alfred
American
Symphonic Wind Ensemble
1936-
Reich, Steve
American
 
1885-1961
Riegger, Wallingford
American
 
1935-
Riley, Terry
American
 
1918-2005
Rochberg, George
American
 
1902-1979
Rodgers, Richard
American
Broadway Musicals
1887-1951
Romberg, Sigmund
American
 
1925-
Rorem, Ned
American
 
1876-1971
Ruggles, Carl
American
 
1935-
Schickele, Peter
American
 
1925-
Schuller, Gunther
American
 
1910-1992
Schuman, William Howard
American
Orchestral, Wind and Percussion, Chamber Music, Piano and Organ, Chorus and Voice, Film and Stage
1896-1985
Sessions, Roger
American
 
1921-2002
Shapey, Ralph
American
 
1930-
Sondheim, Stephen
American
Broadway Musicals
1854-1932
Sousa, John Philip
American
 
1895-1978
Still, William Grant
American
 
1906-1996
Talma, Louise
American
 
1899-1984
Thompson, Randall
American
 
1896-1989
Thomson, Virgil
American
 
1938-
Tower, Joan
American
 
1934-1994
Tull, Fisher
American
 
1911-1990
Ussachevsky, Vladimir
American
 
1883-1965
Varèse, Edgar
American
Electro-acoustic, Orchestral
1922-
Walker, George
American
Orchestral Music, Choral Music, Chamber Music
1893-1981
Warren, Harry
American
Popular Music
1912-1997
Weisgall, Hugo
American
 
1970-
Whitacre, Eric
American
Choral Music, Symphonic Music
1932-
Williams, John
American
Film Scores, Orchestral Music
1902-1984
Willson, Meredith
American
Broadway Musicals
1938-
Wuorinen, Charles
American
 
1959-
Yankovic, 'Weird Al'
American
Satire
1891-1957
Yelvington, Gladys
American
Jazz Rags
1935-
Young, La Monte
American
 
1945-
Zaimont, Judith Lang
American
Chamber Music, Choral Music
1940-1993
Zappa, Frank
American
Rock Music
1939-
Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
American
Orchestral Music, Concerto for Solo Instruments and Orchestra
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1934-
Davidovsky, Mario
Argentinian
 
1916-1983
Ginastera, Alberto
Argentinian
 
1931-2008
Kagel, Mauricio
Argentinian
 
1932-
Schifrin, Boris 'Lalo'
Argentinian
Film Music, Televison Music, Jazz Music, Classical Music
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1882-1961
Grainger, Percy Aldridge
Australian
 
1931-2003
Williamson, Malcolm
Australian
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1736-1809
Albrechtsburger, Johann Georg
Austrian
 
1885-1935
Berg, Alban
Austrian
Orchestral, Chamber, Opera
1824-1896
Bruckner, Anton
Austrian
Symphony
1791-1857
Czerny, Carl
Austrian
 
1739-1799
Dittersdorf, Carl Ditters von
Austrian
 
1660-1741
Fux, Johann Joseph
Austrian
 
1732-1809
Haydn, Franz Joseph
Austrian
 
1737-1806
Haydn, Michael
Austrian
 
1711-1783
Holzbauer, Ignaz
Austrian
 
1897-1957
Korngold, Erich Wolfgang
Austrian
Opera, Film Music, Orchestral
1900-1991
Krenek, Ernst
Austrian
 
1870-1948
Lehár, Franz
Austrian
 
1860-1911
Mahler, Gustav
Austrian
 
1717-1750
Monn, Georg Matthias
Austrian
 
1719-1787
Mozart, Leopold
Austrian
 
1756-1791
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Austrian
Orchestral Music, Opera, Chamber Music, Choral Music
1757-1831
Pleyel, Ignaz Joseph
Austrian
 
1753-1836
Schenk, Johann
Austrian
 
1874-1951
Schoenberg, Arnold
Austrian
 
1878-1934
Schreker, Franz
Austrian
 
1797-1828
Schubert, Franz Peter
Austrian
 
1804-1849
Strauss (father), Johann
Austrian
 
1835-1916
Strauss, Eduard
Austrian
 
1827-1870
Strauss, Joseph
Austrian
 
1825-1899
Strauss, Jr., Johann
Austrian
 
1819-1895
Suppé, Franz von
Austrian
 
1887-1964
Toch, Ernst
Austrian
 
1715-1777
Wagenseil, Georg Christoph
Austrian
 
1883-1945
Webern, Anton von
Austrian
Orchestral Music
1860-1903
Wolf, Hugo
Austrian
Vocal Music (Lieder), Choral Music, Chamber Music
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1822-1890
Franck, Cèsar
Belgian
 
1734-1829
Gossec, François Joseph
Belgian
 
1741-1813
Grétry, André Ernest Modeste
Belgian
 
1873-1953
Jongen, Joseph
Belgian
 
1901-1988
Poot, Marcel
Belgian
 
1929-2009
Pousseur, Henri
Belgian
 
1820-1881
Vieuxtemps, Henri
Belgian
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1841-1904
Dvořák, Antonín Leopold
Bohemian
Symphonies, Opera, concertos, Chamber Music
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1836-1896
Gomes, Antonio Carlos
Brazilian
 
1907-1993
Guarnieri, Camargo
Brazilian
 
1887-1959
Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Brazilian
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1919-
Kasemets, Udo
Canadian
 
1882-1952
Laliberté, Alfred
Canadian
 
1901-1964
McPhee, Colin
Canadian
 
1912-2000
Pentland, Barbara
Canadian
 
1913-2006
Weinzweig, John
Canadian
 
1880-1968
Willan, Healey
Canadian
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1919-
Orrego-Salas, Juan
Chilean
 
1899-1987
Santa Cruz (Wilson), Domingo
Chilean
 
1884-1954
Soro, Enrique
Chilean
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1923-
Wen-chung, Chou
Chinese
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1644-1704
Biber, Heinrich Ignaz Franz von
Czech
 
1760-1812
Dussek, Jan Ladislav
Czech
 
1850-1900
Fibich, Zdenko
Czech
 
1729-1774
Gassmann, Florian Leopold
Czech
 
1893-1973
Hába, Alois
Czech
 
1921-
Husa, Karel
Czech
 
1854-1928
Janácek, Leos
Czech
 
1890-1959
Martinu, Bohuslav
Czech
 
1709-1789
Richter, Franz Xaver
Czech
 
1824-1884
Smetana, Bedřich
Czech
 
1717-1757
Stamitz, Johann Wenzel Anton
Czech
 
1774-1850
Tomásek, Jan Václav
Czech
 
1791-1825
Vorísek, Jan Hugo
Czech
 
1896-1967
Weinberger, Jaromir
Czech
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1817-1890
Gade, Neils
Danish
 
1865-1931
Nielsen, Carl August
Danish
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
c. 1446-1506
Agricola, Alexander
Dutch
 
c. 1505-1568
Arcadelt, Jacob
Dutch
 
1906-1970
Baaren, Kees van
Dutch
 
1907-1987
Badings, Henk
Dutch
 
c. 1400-1460
Binchois, Gilles
Dutch
 
c. 1470-1554
Bruck, Arnold von
Dutch
 
c. 1430-1492
Busnois, Antoine
Dutch
 
c. 1500-1565
Buus, Jacques
Dutch
 
c. 1340-1411
Ciconia, Johannes
Dutch
 
c. 1455-1518
Compère, Loyset
Dutch
 
c. 1480-1557
Créquillon, Thomas
Dutch
 
c. 1440-1521
Desprez, Josquin
Dutch
 
1862-1921
Diepenbrock, Alfons
Dutch
 
c. 1400-1474
Dufay, Guillaume
Dutch
Mass, Motet
c. 1470-1511(12)
Fevin, Antoine de
Dutch
 
c. 1495-1556
Gombert, Nicolas
Dutch
 
c. 1496-1541
Hellinck, Lupus
Dutch
 
c. 1450-1517
Isaac, Heinrich
Dutch
 
1531(32)-1591
Kerle, Jacobus de
Dutch
 
c. 1460-1518
La Rue, Pierre de
Dutch
 
1905-1968
Landré, Guillaume
Dutch
 
1532-1594
Lassus, Orlando de
Dutch
 
1926-1996
Leeuw, Ton de
Dutch
 
1548-1614
Macque, Jean de
Dutch
 
c. 1510-1564
Manchicourt, Pierre de
Dutch
 
1521-1603
Monte, Philippe de
Dutch
 
c. 1450-1505
Obrecht, Jacob
Dutch
 
c. 1420-1497
Ockeghem, Johannes
Dutch
 
c. 1510-c. 1556
Papa, (Jacobus) Clemens non
Dutch
 
1894-1947
Pijper, Willem
Dutch
 
c. 1540-1599
Regnart, Jacob
Dutch
 
1516-1565
Rore, Cipriano de
Dutch
 
1562-1621
Sweelinck, Jan Pieterszoon
Dutch
 
c. 1480-1545
Verdelot, Philippe
Dutch
 
1535-1596
Wert, Giaches de
Dutch
 
c. 1490-1562
Willaert, Adrian
Dutch
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1710-1778
Arne, Thomas Augustine
English
 
1917-2009
Arnell, Richard
English
 
1921-2006
Arnold, Malcolm
English
 
1868-1946
Bantock, Granville
English
 
1933-
Barry, John
English
Film Music, Television Music
1930-1999
Bart, Lionel
English
Popular Song, Musicals, Film Music
1883-1953
Bax, Arnold
English
 
1936-
Bennett, Richard Rodney
English
 
1816-1875
Bennett, William Sterndale
English
 
1934-
Birtwistle, Harrison
English
 
1891-1975
Bliss, Arthur
English
 
1649-1708
Blow, John
English
 
1711-1779
Boyce, William
English
 
1560-1630
Brade, William
English
 
1913-1976
Britten, Benjamin
English
 
c. 1562-1628
Bull, John
English
 
1543-1623
Byrd, William
English
 
1567-1620
Campion, Thomas
English
 
1886-1979
Clarke, Rebecca
English
Chamber Music, Choral
c. 1575-1626
Coprario (Cooper), John
English
 
c. 1465-1523
Cornyshe, William
English
 
1934-
Davies, Peter Maxwell
English
 
1862-1934
Delius, Frederick
English
 
1536-1626
Dowland, John
English
 
c. 1385-1453
Dunstable, John
English
 
1857-1934
Elgar, Sir Edward
English
Orchestral, Choral
1560-1640
Farnaby, Giles
English
Madrigals and Psalm tunes
c. 1464-1521
Fayrfax, Robert
English
 
1943-
Ferneyhough, Brian
English
 
1578-1628
Ferrabosco, the Younger, Alfonso
English
 
1920-1990
Fricker, Peter Racine
English
 
c. 1450-1475
Frye, Walter
English
 
1685-1732
Gay, John
English
Opera
1615-1676
Gibbons, Christopher
English
 
1583-1625
Gibbons, Orlando
English
 
1695-1775
Greene, Maurice
English
 
1874-1934
Holst, Gustav
English
 
c. 1410-1487
Hothby, John
English
 
1647-1674
Humfrey, Pelham
English
 
1592-1678
Jenkins, John
English
 
1870-1928
Lamb, Arthur J.
English
Musicals, Popular Songs
1588-1666
Lanier, Nicholas
English
 
1596-1662
Lawes, Henry
English
 
1602-1645
Lawes, William
English
 
1621-1677
Locke, Matthew
English
 
1906-1983
Lutyens, Elisabeth
English
 
1557-1602
Morley, Thomas
English
 
c. 1430-c. 1478
Morton, Robert
English
 
1848-1918
Par, Charles Hubert (Hastings)
English
 
1561-1628
Philips, Peter
English
 
c. 1375-1445
Power, Leonel
English
 
1659-1695
Purcell, Henry
English
 
1945-
Rutter, John
English
 
1879-1970
Scott, Cyril
English
 
1915-1982
Searle, Humphrey
English
 
1840-1901
Stainer, John
English
 
1842-1900
Sullivan, Arthur Seymour
English
Operetta
c. 1505-1585
Tallis, Thomas
English
 
c. 1490-1545
Taverner, John
English
 
1905-1998
Tippett, Michael
English
 
1572-1656
Tomkins, Thomas
English
 
c. 1505-c. 1572
Tye, Christopher
English
 
1872-1958
Vaughn Williams, Ralph
English
Orchestral Music, Opera, Art Songs
1902-1983
Walton, William
English
 
1948-
Webber, Andrew Lloyd
English
Broadway Musicals
c. 1575-1623
Weelkes, Thomas
English
 
1766-1837
Wesley, Samuel
English
 
1810-1876
Wesley, Samuel Sebastian
English
 
c. 1538-1574
Whyte, Robert
English
 
1574-1638
Wilbye, John
English
 
1595-1674
Wilson, John
English
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1865-1957
Sibelius, Jean
Finnish
Orchestral
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1803-1856
Adam, Adolphe-Charles
French
 
1635-1691
Anglebert, Jean Henri d'
French
 
1782-1871
Auber, Daniel François Esprit
French
 
1899-1983
Auric, Georges
French
 
1803-1869
Berlioz, Hector
French
 
1838-1875
Bizet, Georges
French
Orchestral
1775-1834
Boieldieu, François Adrien
French
 
1173-1220
Bornelh, Giraut de
French
 
1925-
Boulez, Pierre
French
 
c. 1510-c. 1561
Bourgeois, Loys
French
 
1905-1991
Bozza, Eugène
French
Chamber Music, Symphonies, Brass Ensemble
c. 1627-1677
Cambert, Robert
French
 
1660-1744
Campra, André
French
 
Late 14th Century
Caserta, Philippus de
French
 
1841-1894
Chabrier, Emmanuel
French
 
c. 1601-1672
Chambonnières, Jacques Champion de
French
 
1634-1704
Charpentier, Marc-Antoine
French
 
1855-1899
Chausson, Ernest
French
 
1676-1749
Clérambault, Louis Nicolas
French
 
c. 1380-c. 1440
Cordier, Baude
French
 
1531-1606
Costeley, Guillaume
French
 
1668-1733
Couperin, François
French
 
1626-1661
Couperin, Louis
French
 
c. 1250-1300
Cruce, Petrus de
French
 
Mid 14th Century-Late 14th Century
Cuvelier, Johannes
French
 
1726-1795
Danican-Philid, François André
French
 
1862-1918
Debussy, Claude-Achille
French
Orchestra Music, Chamber Music, Songs, Opera
1836-1891
Delibes, Léo
French
 
1837-1924
Dubois, Théodore
French
 
1865-1935
Dukas, Paul
French
Orchestral
1610-1684
Dumont, Henri
French
 
1848-1933
Duparc, Henri
French
 
1902-1986
Duruflé, Maurice
French
 
1845-1924
Fauré, Gabriel-Urbain
French
 
1603-1672
Gaultier, Denis
French
 
1575-1651
Gaultier, Ennemond
French
 
c. 1505-1572
Goudimel, Claude
French
 
1818-1893
Gounod, Charles François
French
Opera, Mass
1799-1862
Halévy, Jacques Fromental
French
 
c. 1237-c. 1287
Halle, Adam de la
French
 
1791-1833
Hérold, Ferdinand
French
 
1890-1962
Ibert, Jacques
French
 
1851-1931
Indy, Vincent d'
French
 
c. 1485-c. 1560
Janequin, Clément
French
 
1528-1600
Jeune, Claude Le
French
 
1926-
Jolas, Betsy
French
Vocal, Opera, Piano
1867-1950
Koechlin, Charles
French
 
1657-1726
Lalande, Michael-Richard de
French
 
1823-1892
Lalo, Èdouard
French
 
1760-1837
Le Sueur, Jean-François
French
 
1697-1764
Leclair, Jean-Marie
French
 
c. 1159-c. 1201
Léonin
French
 
1632-1687
Lully, Jean-Baptiste
French
 
c. 1300-1377
Machaut, Guillaume de
French
 
1842-1912
Massenet, Jules
French
 
1557-1627
Mauduit, Jacques
French
 
1763-1817
Méhul, Étienne-Nicolas
French
 
1908-1992
Messiaen, Olivier
French
 
1892-1974
Milhaud, Darius
French
 
1711-1772
Mondonville, Jean-Joseph Cassanáa de
French
 
1729-1817
Monsigny, Pierre-Alexandre
French
 
1459-1522
Mouton, Jean
French
 
1201-1253
Navarre, Thibaut de
French
 
1819-1880
Offenbach, Jacques
French
 
c. 1170-c. 1236
Pérotin
French
 
1899-1963
Poulenc, Francis
French
 
1683-1764
Rameau, Jean-Philippe
French
 
1875-1937
Ravel, Maurice
French
 
1712-1778
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
French
 
1869-1937
Roussel, Albert
French
 
1835-1921
Saint-Saëns, Camille
French
 
1866-1925
Satie, Erik
French
 
1901-1989
Sauguet, Henri
French
 
1870-1958
Schmitt, Florent
French
 
c. 1350-c. 1410
Senleches, Jacob de
French
 
c. 1490-1562
Sermisy, Claudin de
French
 
1892-1983
Tailleferre, Germaine
French
 
1811-1896
Thomas, Ambroise
French
 
1563-1633
Titelouze, Jean (Jehan)
French
 
c. 1150-c. 1180
Ventadorn, Bernart de
French
 
1291-1361
Vitry, Philippe de
French
 
1844-1937
Widor, Charles-Marie
French
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1604-1651
Albert, Heinrich
German
 
1714-1788
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
German
 
1735-1782
Bach, Johann Christian
German
 
1642-1703
Bach, Johann Christoph
German
 
1685-1750
Bach, Johann Sebastian
German
Vocal, Orchestral, Keyboard
1807-1742
Bach, P.D.Q.
German
Classical Satire
1710-1784
Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann
German
 
1770-1827
Beethoven, Ludwig van
German
Orchestral Music, Chamber Music, Vocal/ Choral Music, Opera
1903-1975
Blacher, Boris
German
 
1661-1733
Böhm, Georg
German
 
1833-1897
Brahms, Johannes
German
Orchestral Music, Vocal Music, Choral Music, Chamber Music
1838-1920
Bruch, Max
German
 
1830-1894
Bülow, Hans Guido von
German
Orchestral Music
c. 1637-1707
Buxtehude, Dietrich
German
 
1013-1054
Contractus, Hermannus
German
Choral Music - Plainchant
1824-1874
Cornelius, Peter
German
 
1598-1662
Crüger, Johann
German
 
c. 1490-1548
Dietrich, Sixtus
German
 
1908-1942
Distler, Hugo
German
 
c. 1490-1544
Ducis, Benedictus
German
 
1553-1611
Eccard, Johannes
German
 
1897-1972
Eimert, Herbert
German
 
c. 1730-1760
Filtz, Anton
German
 
1445-1527
Finck, Heinrich
German
 
c. 1665-1746
Fischer, Johann Kaspar Ferdinand
German
 
1812-1883
Flotow, Fredrich Adolf von Flotow
German
Operas, Ballets, Incidental theater music.
1907-1987
Fortner, Wolfgang
German
 
1815-1892
Franz, Robert
German
 
1616-1667
Froberger, Johann Jokob
German
 
c. 1445-1505
Fulda, Adam von
German
 
1714-1787
Gluck, Christoph Willibald
German
 
1704-1759
Graun, Carl Heinrich
German
 
c. 1703-1771
Graun, Johann Gottlieb
German
 
1683-1760
Graupner, Christoph
German
 
1612-1675
Hammerschmidt, Andreas
German
 
1685-1759
Handel, George Frederic
German
Opera, Oratorio
1550-1591
Handl (Gallus), Jacob
German
 
1699-1783
Hasse, Johann Adolf
German
 
1564-1612
Hassler, Hans Leo
German
 
1926-
Henze, Hans Werner
German
 
1098-1179
Hildegard of Bingen
German
Liturgical Music
1728-1804
Hiller, Johann Adam
German
 
1895-1963
Hindemith, Paul
German
Opera, Orchestral, Ballet, Chamber Music
1776-1822
Hoffmann, Ernst Theodor Amadeus
German
 
1459-1537
Hofhaimer, Paul
German
 
1854-1921
Humperdinck, Englebert
German
 
1785-1849
Kalkbrenner, Friedrich
German
 
1886-1946
Kaminski, Heinrich
German
 
1877-1933
Karg-Elert, Sigfrid
German
 
1674-1739
Keiser, Reinhard
German
 
1721-1783
Kimberger, Johann Philipp
German
 
1634-1666
Krieger, Adam
German
 
1651-1735
Krieger, Johann
German
 
1649-1725
Krieger, Johann Philipp
German
 
1660-1722
Kuhnau, Johann
German
 
1660-1727
Kusser (Cousser), Johann Sigismund
German
 
c. 1553-1606
Lechner, Leonhard
German
 
1796-1869
Loewe, Carl
German
 
1801-1851
Lortzing, Albert
German
 
1795-1861
Marschner, Heinrich
German
 
1681-1764
Mattheson, Johann
German
 
1763-1845
Mayr, Simon
German
 
1809-1847
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
German
 
1791-1864
Meyerbeer, Giacomo
German
 
1653-1704
Muffat, Georg
German
 
1690-1770
Muffat, Gottlieb (Theophil)
German
 
1748-1798
Neefe, Christian Gottlob
German
 
1810-1849
Nicolai, Otto
German
 
1895-1982
Orff, Carl
German
 
1653-1706
Pachelbel, Johann
German
 
c. 1410-1473
Paumann, Conrad
German
 
1901-1981
Pepping, Ernst
German
 
1869-1949
Pfitzner, Hans Erich
German
 
1560-1629
Praetorius, Hieronymus
German
 
1571-1621
Praetorius, Michael
German
 
1697-1773
Quantz, Johann Joaquim
German
 
1873-1916
Reger, Max
German
 
1752-1814
Reichardt, Johann Friedrich
German
 
1623-1722
Reinken, Johann Adam
German
 
c. 1180-c. 1240
Reuental, Neidhardt von
German
 
1636-1679
Reusner, Esajas
German
 
c. 1620-1684
Rosenmuller, Johann
German
 
1494-1576
Sachs, Hans
German
 
c. 1595-1663
Scheidemann, Heinrich
German
 
1587-1654
Scheidt, Samuel
German
 
1586-1630
Schein, Johann Hermann
German
 
c. 1720-1767
Schobert, Johann
German
 
1747-1800
Schultz, Johann Abraham Peter
German
 
1819-1896
Schumann, Clara Wieck
German
Piano Works, Art Songs
1810-1856
Schumann, Robert Alexander
German
 
1585-1672
Schutz, Heinrich
German
 
1622-1683
Sebastiani, Johann
German
 
1784-1859
Spohr, Louis (Ludwig)
German
 
1607-1655
Staden, Sigmund Theophil
German
 
1928-2007
Stockhausen, Karlheinz
German
 
c. 1475-1526
Stoltzer, Thomas
German
 
1864-1949
Strauss, Richard
German
 
1681-1767
Telemann, Georg Philipp
German
 
1646-1724
Theile, Johann
German
 
1614-1667
Tunder, Franz
German
 
c. 1170-c. 1230
Vogelweide, Walther von der
German
 
1749-1814
Vogler, Georg Joseph
German
 
1813-1883
Wagner, Richard
German
Opera
1496-1570
Walter (Walther), Johann
German
 
1650-1717
Walther, Johann Jakob
German
 
1906-1967
Waxman, Franz
German
Film Music
1786-1826
Weber, Carl Maria von
German
Opera Music, Orchestral Music, Chamber Music
1619-1674
Weckmann, Matthias
German
 
1900-1950
Weill, Kurt
German
 
1686-1750
Weiss, Sylvius Leopold
German
 
c. 1377-1445
Wolkenstein, Oswald von
German
 
1663-1712
Zachow, Friedrich Wilhelm
German
 
1758-1832
Zelter, Carl Friedrich
German
 
1760-1802
Zumsteeg, Johann Rudolf
German
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1904-1949
Skalkottas, Nikolaus
Greek
 
1922-2001
Xenakis, Iannis
Greek
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1881-1945
Bartók, Béla
Hungarian
Hungarian Folk Music
1877-1960
Dohnányi, Ernst von
Hungarian
Piano and Pianoforte.
1898-1954
Harsányi, Tibor
Hungarian
 
1778-1837
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
Hungarian
Concerto, Sonata
1903-1983
Kadosa, Pál
Hungarian
 
1882-1967
Kodály, Zoltán
Hungarian
 
1897-1984
Kósa, György
Hungarian
 
1811-1886
Liszt, Franz
Hungarian
 
1855-1960
Weiner, Léo
Hungarian
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1920-
Shankar, Ravi
Indian
Indian classical music
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1782-1837
Field, John
Irish
 
1859-1924
Herbert, Victor
Irish
Operetta
1852-1924
Stanford, Charles Villiers
Irish
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1675-1742
Abaco, Evaristo Felice dall'
Italian
 
c. 1635-1680
Agostini, Pietro Simone
Italian
 
c. 1710-1740
Alberti, Domenico
Italian
 
1671-1750
Albinoni, Tomaso
Italian
 
1560-1614
Anerio, Felice
Italian
 
c. 1514-1571
Animuccia, Giovanni
Italian
 
1666-c. 1729
Ariosti, Attolio
Italian
 
1568-1634
Banchieri, Adriano
Italian
 
1801-1835
Bellini, Vincenzo
Italian
 
1605-1672
Benevoli, Orazio
Italian
 
1925-2003
Berio, Luciano
Italian
 
1743-1805
Boccherini, Luigi
Italian
 
1842-1918
Boito, Arrigo
Italian
 
1340-c. 1360
Bologna, Jacopo da
Italian
 
1670-1747
Bononcini, Giovanni
Italian
 
1866-1924
Busoni, Ferruccio Benvenuto
Italian
 
1551-1618
Caccini, Giulio
Italian
 
1670-1736
Caldara, Antonio
Italian
 
1746-1825
Cambini, Giuseppe Maria
Italian
 
c. 1710-c. 1780
Capua, Rinaldo di
Italian
 
c. 1470-c. 1525
Cara, Marchetto
Italian
 
1605-1674
Carissimi, Giacomo
Italian
 
1883-1947
Casella, Alfredo
Italian
 
Late 14th Century-Early 15th Century
Caserta, Anthonello de
Italian
 
c. 1550-1602
Cavalieri, Emilio del
Italian
 
1602-1676
Cavalli, Pier Francesco
Italian
 
c. 1620-1677
Cazzati, Maurizio
Italian
 
1623-1669
Cesti, Marc' Antonio
Italian
 
1760-1842
Cherubini, Luigi
Italian
 
1749-1801
Cimarosa, Domenico
Italian
 
1752-1832
Clementi, Muzio
Italian
 
1637-1695
Colonna, Giovanni Paolo
Italian
 
1653-1713
Corelli, Arcangelo
Italian
Sonata and Concerto
1904-1975
Dallapiccola, Luigi
Italian
 
c. 1480-??
Dalza, Joan Ambrosio
Italian
 
1797-1848
Donizetti, Gaetano
Italian
Opera
c. 1490-1545
Festa, Costanzo
Italian
 
1583-1643
Frescobaldi, Girolamo
Italian
 
c. 1520-1586
Gabrieli, Andres
Italian
 
c.1555-1612
Gabrieli, Giovanni
Italian
Motets and Madrigals
1706-1785
Galuppi, Baldassare
Italian
 
1668-1727
Gasparini, Francesco
Italian
 
c. 1550-1622
Gastoldi, Giovanni Giacomo
Italian
 
1687-1762
Geminiani, Francesco
Italian
 
c. 1560-1613
Gesualdo, Don Carlo
Italian
 
1867-1948
Giordano, Umberto
Italian
 
c. 1575-1630
Grandi, Alessandro
Italian
 
1910-2000
Heiden, Bernard
Italian
 
c. 1582-1629
India, Sigismondo d'
Italian
 
1714-1774
Jommelli, Niccolò
Italian
 
c. 1590-
Landi, Stefano
Italian
 
c. 1325-1397
Landini, Francesco
Italian
 
1626-1690
Legrenzi, Giovanni
Italian
 
1858-1919
Leoncavallo, Ruggiero
Italian
 
1695-1764
Locatelli, Pietro Antonio
Italian
 
1698-c. 1765
Logroscino, Nicola
Italian
 
c. 1667-1740
Lotti, Antonio
Italian
 
1545-1607
Luzzaschi, Luzzasco
Italian
 
1920-1973
Maderna, Bruno
Italian
 
1882-1973
Malipiero, Gian Francesco
Italian
 
1686-1739
Marcello, Benedetto
Italian
 
1553-1599
Marenzio, Luca
Italian
 
c. 1587-1663
Marini, Biagio
Italian
 
1706-1784
Martini, Giovanni Battista
Italian
 
1863-1945
Mascagni, Pietro
Italian
 
1592-1665
Mazzochi, Domenico
Italian
 
1911-2007
Menotti, Gian Carlo
Italian
Opera
c. 1594-1665
Merula, Tarquinio
Italian
 
1533-1604
Merulo, Claudio
Italian
 
1875-1952
Montemezzi, Italo
Italian
 
1567-1643
Monteverdi, Claudio
Italian
 
c. 1545-1607
Nanino, Giovanni Maria
Italian
 
1924-1990
Nono, Luigi
Italian
 
1527-1575
Padovano, Annibale
Italian
 
1782-1840
Paganini, Niccolò
Italian
Orchestral Music
1740-1816
Paisiello, Giovanni
Italian
 
c. 1525-1594
Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da
Italian
 
1630-1688
Pallavicino, Carlo
Italian
 
1710-1736
Pergolesi, Giovanni Battista
Italian
 
1561-1633
Peri, Jacopo
Italian
 
1661-1756
Perti, Giacomo Antonio
Italian
 
1904-2003
Petrassi, Goffredo
Italian
 
1728-1800
Piccinni, Niccolò
Italian
 
1657-1743
Pitoni, Giuseppe Ottavio
Italian
 
?-1683
Poglietti, Alessandro
Italian
 
1653-1722
Pollarolo, Carlo Francesco
Italian
 
1834-1886
Ponchielli, Amilcare
Italian
 
1686-1768
Porpora, Nicola Antonio
Italian
 
1627-1704
Provenzale, Francesco
Italian
 
1858-1924
Puccini, Giacomo
Italian
 
1879-1936
Respighi, Ottorino
Italian
 
1597-1653
Rossi, Luigi
Italian
 
1792-1868
Rossini, Gioacchino Antonio
Italian
Opera, church music, and chamber music
1750-1825
Salieri, Antonio
Italian
 
1701-1775
Sammartini, Giovanni Battista
Italian
 
1729-1802
Sarti, Giuseppe
Italian
 
1630-1680
Sartorio, Antonio
Italian
 
1660-1725
Scarlatti, Alessandro
Italian
 
1685-1757
Scarlatti, Dominico
Italian
 
1774-1851
Spontini, Gasparo
Italian
 
1654-1728
Steffani, Abbate Agostino
Italian
 
1644-1682
Stradella, Alessandro
Italian
 
c. 1540-1592
Striggio, Alessandro
Italian
 
1692-1770
Tartini, Giuseppe
Italian
 
1658-1709
Torelli, Giuseppe
Italian
 
c. 1575-1647
Trabaci, Giovanni Maria
Italian
 
1727-1779
Traetta, Tommaso
Italian
 
1550-1605
Vecchi, Orazio
Italian
 
1690-c. 1750
Veracini, Francesco Maria
Italian
 
1813-1901
Verdi, Giuseppe
Italian
Opera
1560-1627
Viadana, Lodovico Grossi da
Italian
 
1690-1730
Vinci, Leonardo
Italian
 
1632-1692
Vitali, Giovanni Battista
Italian
 
c. 1665-1747
Vitali, Tomaso Antonio
Italian
 
1678-1741
Vivaldi, Antonio Lucio
Italian
Orchestral Music, Opera, Chamber Music
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1929-1997
Mayuzumi, Toshirô
Japanese
 
1938-
Takahashi, Yuji
Japanese
 
1930-1996
Takemitsu, Toru
Japanese
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1899-1978
Chávez, Carlos
Mexican
 
1910-1993
Galindo, Blas
Mexican
 
1912-1958
García, José Pablo Moncayo
Mexican
 
1942-1995
Mata, Eduardo
Mexican
 
1882-1948
Ponce, Manuel María
Mexican
 
1899-1940
Revueltas, Silvestre
Mexican
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1843-1907
Grieg, Edvard Hagerup
Norwegian
Orchestral (Norwegian Folk)
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1810-1849
Chopin, Frédéric
Polish
Concertos, Sonatas, Mazurkas, Preludes, Etudes
1913-1994
Lutoslawski, Witold
Polish
 
1819-1872
Moniuszko, Stanislaw
Polish
 
1860-1941
Paderewski, Jan Ignacy
Polish
Concertos, Sonatas, Operas, Piano
1933-
Penderecki, Krzysztof
Polish
 
1882-1937
Szymanowski, Karol
Polish
 
1835-1880
Wieniawski, Henryk
Polish
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1962-
Santa Rosa, Gilberto
Puerto Rican
Salsa Music
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1881-1955
Enesco, Georges
Romanian
 
1923-2006
Ligeti, György
Romanian
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1837-1910
Balakirev, Mily
Russian
Orchestral Music
1833-1887
Borodin, Alexander Porfiryevich
Russian
Opera
1751-1825
Bortniansky, Dimitri
Russian
 
1835-1918
Cui, César
Russian
Songs, Piano music, and Operas
1831-1869
Dargomyzhsky, Alexander
Russian
 
1856-1936
Glazunov, Alexander
Russian
 
1875-1956
Glière, Reinhold
Russian
 
1804-1857
Glinka, Mikhail
Russian
 
1859-1935
Ippolitov-Ivanov, Mikhail
Russian
 
1904-1987
Kabalevsky, Dmitri
Russian
 
1903-1978
Khachaturian, Aram
Russian
 
1855-1914
Liadov, Anatoly
Russian
 
1881-1950
Miaskovsky, Nicolai
Russian
 
1839-1881
Musorgsky, Modest Petrovich
Russian
Orchestral, Opera
1891-1953
Prokofiev, Sergei
Russian
 
1873-1943
Rachmaninoff, Sergei
Russian
 
1844-1908
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nicolai Andreyevich
Russian
Orchestral, Opera
1829-1894
Rubinstein, Anton
Russian
 
1872-1915
Scriabin, Alexander
Russian
 
1906-1975
Shostakovich, Dmitri
Russian
Orchestral
1882-1971
Stravinsky, Igor
Russian
 
1856-1915
Taneyev, Sergei Ivanivich
Russian
 
1840-1893
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich
Russian
Orchestral
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1928-
Musgrave, Thea
Scottish
Instrumental compositions, Opera
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1860-1909
Albéniz, Isaac
Spanish
 
1644-1712
Cabanilles, Juan Bautista José
Spanish
 
1510-1566
Cabezón, Antonio de
Spanish
 
1469-1529
Encina, Juan del
Spanish
 
1876-1946
Falla, Manuel de
Spanish
 
1867-1916
Granados, Enrique
Spanish
 
1528-1599
Guerrero, Francisco
Spanish
 
c. 1500-c. 1561
Milán, Luis de
Spanish
 
c. 1500-1553
Morales, Cristóbal de
Spanish
 
1530-1550
Narváez, Luys de
Spanish
 
1841-1922
Pedrell, Felipe
Spanish
 
c. 1573-1626
Pujol, Juan
Spanish
 
1901-1999
Rodrigo, Joaquin
Spanish
 
1844-1908
Sarasate, Pablo de
Spanish
 
1713-1751
Terradellas, Domingo
Spanish
 
1882-1949
Turina, Joaquín
Spanish
 
c. 1550-c. 1557
Valderrábano, Enríquez de
Spanish
 
1548-1611
Victoria, Tomás Luis de
Spanish
Motets
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1796-1868
Berwald, Franz Adolf
Swedish
 
Dates
Composer
Nationality
Main Musical Genres
1901-1989
Beck, Conrad
Swiss
 
1880-1959
Bloch, Ernest
Swiss
 
1892-1955
Honegger, Arthur
Swiss
Orchestral Music
1890-1974
Martin, Frank
Swiss
 
c. 1486-1543
Senfl, Ludwig
Swiss
 
1812-1871
Thalberg, Sigismond
Swiss