The Resource 50 Best Classical Composers, (electronic resource)

50 Best Classical Composers, (electronic resource)

Label
50 Best Classical Composers
Title
50 Best Classical Composers
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Arranger
Composer
Lyricist
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eng
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  • technical information on music
  • discography
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ballets
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other
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Biondi, Fabio, Artist -- Europa Galante, Orchestra -- English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra -- Ledger, Philip, Conductor -- Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra, Orchestra -- Briger, Alexander, Conductor -- Sinfonia Varsovia, Orchestra -- Pommier, Jean-Bernard, Artist -- Norrington, Roger, Conductor -- London Classical Players, Orchestra -- Rabin, Michael, Artist -- Keilberth, Joseph, Conductor -- Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Villazon, Rolando, Artist -- Viotti, Marcello, Conductor -- Munich Radio Orchestra, Orchestra -- Capucon, Gautier, Artist -- Braley, Frank, Artist -- Callas, Maria, Artist -- Milan La Scala Chorus, Choir -- Serafin, Tullio, Conductor -- Zaccaria, Nicola, Artist -- Milan La Scala Orchestra, Orchestra -- Corelli, Franco, Artist -- Ludwig, Christa, Artist -- Johann Strauss Orchestra, Orchestra -- Boskovsky, Willi, Conductor -- Nelson, John, Conductor -- Evans, Rebecca, Artist -- Orchestre de Paris, Orchestra -- DiDonato, Joyce, Artist -- Jeune Choeur de Paris, Le, Choir -- Oxford and Cambridge Shakespeare Company, Ensemble -- Andsnes, Leif Ove, Artist -- Hough, Stephen, Artist -- Duchable, Francois-Rene, Artist -- Ghiaurov, Nicolai, Artist -- Lloyd, Robert, Artist -- Collins, Kenneth, Artist -- Luchetti, Veriano, Artist -- Scotto, Renata, Artist -- Muti, Riccardo, Conductor -- Obraztsova, Elena, Artist -- Philharmonia Orchestra, Orchestra -- Manuguerra, Matteo, Artist -- McCarthy, John, Artist -- Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Choir -- Edwards, Anne, Artist -- Jansons, Mariss, Conductor -- Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Lundkvist, Erik, Artist -- Ericson, Eric, Conductor -- Stockholm Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra -- Hendricks, Barbara, Artist -- Oliver, Alexander, Artist -- Norman, Jessye, Artist -- Rydl, Kurt, Artist -- Shicoff, Neil, Artist -- Van Dam, Jose, Artist -- Murray, Ann, Artist -- Tear, Robert, Artist -- Serra, Luciana, Artist -- Duesing, Dale, Artist -- Brussels La Monnaie - De Munt Opera Chorus, Choir -- Cambreling, Sylvain, Conductor -- Plowright, Rosalind, Artist -- Brussels La Monnaie - De Munt Opera Orchestra, Orchestra -- Taillon, Jocelyne, Artist -- Vanaud, Marcel, Artist -- Dran, Thierry, Artist -- Dimitrov, Stefan, Artist -- Ciccolini, Aldo, Artist -- Tetzlaff, Christian, Artist -- Pesek, Libor, Conductor -- Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Klemperer, Otto, Conductor -- Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theatre Chorus, Choir -- Jarvi, Paavo, Conductor -- French Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Harding, Daniel, Conductor -- Bremen German Chamber Philharmonic, Orchestra -- Nash Ensemble, Ensemble -- Lombard, Alain, Conductor -- Paris Opera-Comique Orchestra, Orchestra -- Mesple, Mady, Artist -- Millet, Danielle, Artist -- Guschlbauer, Theodor, Conductor -- Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Mackerras, Charles, Conductor -- Previn, Andre, Conductor -- London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Plasson, Michel, Conductor -- Toulouse Capitol Orchestra, Orchestra -- Maazel, Lorin, Conductor -- Capucon, Renaud, Artist -- Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Cluytens, Andre, Conductor -- Mutter, Anne-Sophie, Artist -- Ozawa, Seiji, Conductor -- Orchestre National D'Ile de France, Orchestra -- Argenta, Nancy, Artist -- Keenlyside, Simon, Artist -- Hill, David, Conductor -- Farr, Stephen, Artist -- Studt, Richard, Artist -- Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Orchestra -- Winchester Cathedral Choristers, Choir -- Rickenbacher, Karl Anton, Conductor -- Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Anderszewski, Piotr, Artist -- Menuhin, Yehudi, Conductor -- Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Allen, Thomas, Artist -- Carreras, Jose, Artist -- Benelli, Ugo, Artist -- Nurmela, Kari, Artist -- Isbin, Sharon, Artist -- Saraste, Jukka-Pekka, Conductor -- Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Parsons, Geoffrey, Artist -- Bach, Johann Sebastian, Composer -- Gounod, Charles-Francois, Composer -- Bible - New Testament, Lyricist -- Bizet, Georges, Composer -- Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich, Composer -- Smetana, Bedrich, Composer -- Verdi, Giuseppe, Composer -- Solera, Temistocle, Lyricist -- Anonymous, Arranger -- Schubert, Franz, Composer -- Massenet, Jules, Composer -- Romani, Felice, Lyricist -- Donizetti, Gaetano, Composer -- Barbier, Jules, Lyricist -- Offenbach, Jacques, Composer -- Lalo, Edouard, Composer -- Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich, Composer -- Giacosa, Giuseppe, Lyricist -- Puccini, Giacomo, Composer -- Illica, Luigi, Lyricist -- Bellini, Vincenzo, Composer -- Janacek, Leos, Composer -- Liszt, Franz, Composer -- Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich, Composer -- Humperdinck, Engelbert, Composer -- Faure, Gabriel, Composer -- Mass Text, Lyricist -- Vivaldi, Antonio, Composer -- Debussy, Claude, Composer -- Grieg, Edvard, Composer -- Strauss II, Johann, Composer -- Mahler, Gustav, Composer -- Weatherly, Frederick Edward, Lyricist -- Leoncavallo, Ruggero, Composer -- Dvorak, Antonin, Composer -- Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Composer -- Schumann, Robert, Composer -- Sarasate, Pablo de, Composer -- Beethoven, Ludwig van, Composer -- Rossini, Gioachino, Composer -- Berlioz, Hector, Composer -- Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, Composer -- Ravel, Maurice, Arranger -- Gondinet, Edmond, Lyricist -- Gille, Philippe, Lyricist -- Delibes, Leo, Composer -- Strauss I, Johann, Composer -- Chabrier, Emmanuel, Composer -- Brahms, Johannes, Composer -- Segovia, Andres, Arranger -- Albeniz, Isaac, Composer -- Bruckner, Anton, Composer -- Weber, Carl Maria von, Composer -- Chopin, Fryderyk, Composer -- Elgar, Edward, Composer -- Wagner, Richard, Composer -- Paganini, Nicolo, Composer -- Wolf, Hugo, Composer -- Morike, Eduard, Lyricist -- Waldteufel, Emile, Composer -- Mendelssohn, Felix, Composer -- Shakespeare, William, Lyricist -- Saint-Saens, Camille, Composer -- Handel, George Frideric, Composer -- Hale, Simon, Arranger -- Bauer, Harold, Arranger -- Franck, Cesar, Composer
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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian
  • Gounod, Charles-Francois
  • Bible - New Testament
  • Bizet, Georges
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich
  • Smetana, Bedrich
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Solera, Temistocle
  • Anonymous
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Massenet, Jules
  • Romani, Felice
  • Donizetti, Gaetano
  • Barbier, Jules
  • Offenbach, Jacques
  • Lalo, Edouard
  • Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Illica, Luigi
  • Bellini, Vincenzo
  • Janacek, Leos
  • Liszt, Franz
  • Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich
  • Humperdinck, Engelbert
  • Faure, Gabriel
  • Mass Text
  • Vivaldi, Antonio
  • Debussy, Claude
  • Grieg, Edvard
  • Strauss II, Johann
  • Mahler, Gustav
  • Weatherly, Frederick Edward
  • Leoncavallo, Ruggero
  • Dvorak, Antonin
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Schumann, Robert
  • Sarasate, Pablo de
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Rossini, Gioachino
  • Berlioz, Hector
  • Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich
  • Ravel, Maurice
  • Gondinet, Edmond
  • Gille, Philippe
  • Delibes, Leo
  • Strauss I, Johann
  • Chabrier, Emmanuel
  • Brahms, Johannes
  • Segovia, Andres
  • Albeniz, Isaac
  • Bruckner, Anton
  • Weber, Carl Maria von
  • Chopin, Fryderyk
  • Elgar, Edward
  • Wagner, Richard
  • Paganini, Nicolo
  • Wolf, Hugo
  • Morike, Eduard
  • Waldteufel, Emile
  • Mendelssohn, Felix
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Saint-Saens, Camille
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Hale, Simon
  • Bauer, Harold
  • Franck, Cesar
  • Naxos Digital Services US
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Naxos Music Library
Target audience
specialized
Label
50 Best Classical Composers, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.vpl.ca/extDB/login.Naxos?http://vpl.naxosmusiclibrary.com/catalogue/item.asp?cid=5099997245650
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Naxos Digital Services electronic collection
  • Streaming audio
Contents
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in E Major, Op. 8, No. 1, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring): I. Allegro ( 03 min., 02 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Overture (Suite) No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air, "Air on a G String" ( 04 min., 56 sec. ) / Bach -- Keyboard Suite No. 4 (Set II) in D Minor, HWV 437: III. Sarabande (arr. S. Hale) ( 03 min., 24 sec. ) / Handel -- Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante ( 07 min., 53 sec. ) / Mozart -- Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio ( 06 min., 33 sec. ) / Beethoven -- 24 Caprices, Op. 1: No. 24 in A Minor: Tema quasi presto - 11 Variations - Finale ( 04 min., 42 sec. ) / Paganini -- Der Freischutz, J. 277: Overture ( 02 min., 11 sec. ) / Weber -- Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture ( 03 min., 31 sec. ) / Rossini -- L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love), Act II: Una furtiva lagrima ( 04 min., 26 sec. ) / Donizetti -- Schwanengesang, D. 957: No. 4. Standchen (Leise flehen meine Lieder) (arr. for cello and piano) ( 04 min., 44 sec. ) / Schubert -- Norma, Act I: Casta diva ( 07 min., 03 sec. ) / Bellini -- Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: II. Un Bal ( 05 min., 54 sec. ) / Berlioz -- Radetzky March, Op. 228 ( 02 min., 54 sec. ) / Strauss I -- A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act I: Scherzo: Allegro vivace (Sung in English) ( 04 min., 26 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Etude No. 16 in A Minor, Op. 25, No. 4 ( 01 min., 54 sec. ) / Chopin -- Davidsbundlertanze, Op. 6: No. 8. Frisch ( 01 min., 01 sec. ) / Schumann -- Liebestraume, S541/R211: No. 3. Nocturne in A-Flat Major ( 04 min., 24 sec. ) / Liszt -- Nabucco, Act III: Va, pensiero, sull ali dorate ( 05 min., 11 sec. ) / Verdi -- Die Walkure, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries ( 04 min., 52 sec. ) / Wagner -- Ave Maria ( 03 min., 19 sec. ) / Bach -- Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann), Act IV: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour ( 04 min., 22 sec. ) / Offenbach -- Prelude, fugue et variation in B Minor, Op. 18: Prelude (arr. H. Bauer) ( 04 min., 24 sec. ) / Franck -- Symphonie espagnole, Op. 21: II. Intermezzo: Allegretto non troppo ( 06 min., 02 sec. ) / Lalo -- Symphony No. 4 in E-Flat Major, WAB 104, "Romantic": IV. Finale: Bewegt, doch nicht zu schnell ( 18 min., 59 sec. ) / Bruckner -- Ma vlast (My Fatherland): No. 2. Vltava (Moldau) ( 11 min., 58 sec. ) / Smetana -- An der schonen, blauen Donau (The Beautiful Blue Danube), Op. 314 ( 09 min., 26 sec. ) / Strauss II -- Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor), Act II: Polovtsian Dances: Presto ( 02 min., 05 sec. ) / Borodin -- Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: III. Poco allegretto ( 05 min., 56 sec. ) / Brahms -- Carnival of the Animals: VII. Aquarium (arr. for chamber ensemble) ( 02 min., 40 sec. ) / Saint-Saens -- Lakme, Act I: Sous le dome epais, "Flower Duet" ( 04 min., 46 sec. ) / Delibes -- Amour et printemps ( 04 min., 06 sec. ) / Waldteufel -- Petite Suite: No. 5. Le Bal (arr. of Jeux d'enfants for orchestra) ( 01 min., 56 sec. ) / Bizet -- Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate of Kiev (orch. M. Ravel) ( 05 min., 07 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act II By a Lake: No. 10. Scene: Moderato ( 02 min., 47 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Suite pastorale: I. Idylle ( 04 min., 38 sec. ) / Chabrier -- Slavonic Dances, Series 2, Op. 72, B. 147: No. 2 in E Minor ( 06 min., 43 sec. ) / Dvorak -- Thais, Act II: Meditation ( 05 min., 18 sec. ) / Massenet -- Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: I. Morning Mood ( 04 min., 09 sec. ) / Grieg -- Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumblebee ( 01 min., 15 sec. ) / Rimsky-Korsakov -- Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 (version for violin and orchestra) ( 07 min., 50 sec. ) / Sarasate -- Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu ( 03 min., 28 sec. ) / Faure -- Hansel und Gretel: Prelude ( 07 min., 32 sec. ) / Humperdinck -- V mlhach (In the Mists), JW VIII/22: I. Andante ( 03 min., 38 sec. ) / Janacek -- 5 Military Marches, Op. 39, "Pomp and Circumstance": No. 1 in D Major ( 05 min., 50 sec. ) / Elgar -- Pagliacci, Act I: Vesti la giubba ( 02 min., 56 sec. ) / Leoncavallo -- Tosca, Act III: E lucevan le stelle ( 02 min., 47 sec. ) / Puccini -- Suite espanola No. 1, Op. 47: No. 5. Asturias (arr. A. Segovia) ( 06 min., 32 sec. ) / Albeniz -- Symphony No. 5 in C-Sharp Minor: IV. Adagietto ( 09 min., 21 sec. ) / Mahler -- Gedichte von Eduard Morike: No. 17. Der Gartner ( 01 min., 25 sec. ) / Wolf -- Children's Corner: VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk ( 02 min., 39 sec. ) / Debussy
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5099997245650
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5099997245650
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Mode of access: Available online
Label
50 Best Classical Composers, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.vpl.ca/extDB/login.Naxos?http://vpl.naxosmusiclibrary.com/catalogue/item.asp?cid=5099997245650
Publication
Note
  • Naxos Digital Services electronic collection
  • Streaming audio
Contents
The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in E Major, Op. 8, No. 1, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring): I. Allegro ( 03 min., 02 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Overture (Suite) No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air, "Air on a G String" ( 04 min., 56 sec. ) / Bach -- Keyboard Suite No. 4 (Set II) in D Minor, HWV 437: III. Sarabande (arr. S. Hale) ( 03 min., 24 sec. ) / Handel -- Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante ( 07 min., 53 sec. ) / Mozart -- Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio ( 06 min., 33 sec. ) / Beethoven -- 24 Caprices, Op. 1: No. 24 in A Minor: Tema quasi presto - 11 Variations - Finale ( 04 min., 42 sec. ) / Paganini -- Der Freischutz, J. 277: Overture ( 02 min., 11 sec. ) / Weber -- Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture ( 03 min., 31 sec. ) / Rossini -- L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love), Act II: Una furtiva lagrima ( 04 min., 26 sec. ) / Donizetti -- Schwanengesang, D. 957: No. 4. Standchen (Leise flehen meine Lieder) (arr. for cello and piano) ( 04 min., 44 sec. ) / Schubert -- Norma, Act I: Casta diva ( 07 min., 03 sec. ) / Bellini -- Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: II. Un Bal ( 05 min., 54 sec. ) / Berlioz -- Radetzky March, Op. 228 ( 02 min., 54 sec. ) / Strauss I -- A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act I: Scherzo: Allegro vivace (Sung in English) ( 04 min., 26 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Etude No. 16 in A Minor, Op. 25, No. 4 ( 01 min., 54 sec. ) / Chopin -- Davidsbundlertanze, Op. 6: No. 8. Frisch ( 01 min., 01 sec. ) / Schumann -- Liebestraume, S541/R211: No. 3. Nocturne in A-Flat Major ( 04 min., 24 sec. ) / Liszt -- Nabucco, Act III: Va, pensiero, sull ali dorate ( 05 min., 11 sec. ) / Verdi -- Die Walkure, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries ( 04 min., 52 sec. ) / Wagner -- Ave Maria ( 03 min., 19 sec. ) / Bach -- Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann), Act IV: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour ( 04 min., 22 sec. ) / Offenbach -- Prelude, fugue et variation in B Minor, Op. 18: Prelude (arr. H. Bauer) ( 04 min., 24 sec. ) / Franck -- Symphonie espagnole, Op. 21: II. Intermezzo: Allegretto non troppo ( 06 min., 02 sec. ) / Lalo -- Symphony No. 4 in E-Flat Major, WAB 104, "Romantic": IV. Finale: Bewegt, doch nicht zu schnell ( 18 min., 59 sec. ) / Bruckner -- Ma vlast (My Fatherland): No. 2. Vltava (Moldau) ( 11 min., 58 sec. ) / Smetana -- An der schonen, blauen Donau (The Beautiful Blue Danube), Op. 314 ( 09 min., 26 sec. ) / Strauss II -- Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor), Act II: Polovtsian Dances: Presto ( 02 min., 05 sec. ) / Borodin -- Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: III. Poco allegretto ( 05 min., 56 sec. ) / Brahms -- Carnival of the Animals: VII. Aquarium (arr. for chamber ensemble) ( 02 min., 40 sec. ) / Saint-Saens -- Lakme, Act I: Sous le dome epais, "Flower Duet" ( 04 min., 46 sec. ) / Delibes -- Amour et printemps ( 04 min., 06 sec. ) / Waldteufel -- Petite Suite: No. 5. Le Bal (arr. of Jeux d'enfants for orchestra) ( 01 min., 56 sec. ) / Bizet -- Pictures at an Exhibition: X. The Great Gate of Kiev (orch. M. Ravel) ( 05 min., 07 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act II By a Lake: No. 10. Scene: Moderato ( 02 min., 47 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Suite pastorale: I. Idylle ( 04 min., 38 sec. ) / Chabrier -- Slavonic Dances, Series 2, Op. 72, B. 147: No. 2 in E Minor ( 06 min., 43 sec. ) / Dvorak -- Thais, Act II: Meditation ( 05 min., 18 sec. ) / Massenet -- Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: I. Morning Mood ( 04 min., 09 sec. ) / Grieg -- Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumblebee ( 01 min., 15 sec. ) / Rimsky-Korsakov -- Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 (version for violin and orchestra) ( 07 min., 50 sec. ) / Sarasate -- Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu ( 03 min., 28 sec. ) / Faure -- Hansel und Gretel: Prelude ( 07 min., 32 sec. ) / Humperdinck -- V mlhach (In the Mists), JW VIII/22: I. Andante ( 03 min., 38 sec. ) / Janacek -- 5 Military Marches, Op. 39, "Pomp and Circumstance": No. 1 in D Major ( 05 min., 50 sec. ) / Elgar -- Pagliacci, Act I: Vesti la giubba ( 02 min., 56 sec. ) / Leoncavallo -- Tosca, Act III: E lucevan le stelle ( 02 min., 47 sec. ) / Puccini -- Suite espanola No. 1, Op. 47: No. 5. Asturias (arr. A. Segovia) ( 06 min., 32 sec. ) / Albeniz -- Symphony No. 5 in C-Sharp Minor: IV. Adagietto ( 09 min., 21 sec. ) / Mahler -- Gedichte von Eduard Morike: No. 17. Der Gartner ( 01 min., 25 sec. ) / Wolf -- Children's Corner: VI. Golliwogg's Cake-Walk ( 02 min., 39 sec. ) / Debussy
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1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribers
Other control number
5099997245650
System control number
5099997245650
System details
Mode of access: Available online

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