Mozart

Composers of Study

Piano

Period Composer
Middle Ages Guillaume de Machaut (~1300-1377)
Renaissance Giovanni Palestrina (~1525-1594)
Baroque Antonio Vivaldi  (1678-1741)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Classical C.P.E.Bach (1714-1788)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Extensive list of Mozart sound files. (Need to register as a member)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
-A beautiful sight, which include virtual concerts.
Photos
of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


*Ludwig van Beethoven-Dallas Symphony Orchestra Kid's Site
*Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) -biography, images, activities
Wikipedia-Life and Work of Ludwig van Beethoven
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Extensive list of Beethoven sound files. (Scroll down to "Beethoven.")
The Guevara Lock of Beethoven's Hair
Ira F. Brilliant Center for Beethoven Studies
NPR: Beethoven Suffered From Lead Poisoning-Interesting interview from NPR.

Beethoven Manuscript Sells for Nearly 2 Million Dollars-NPR interview
Beethoven's childhood and early years in Bonn, Germany

Images of Beethoven 

Kids Music Corner - interesting facts about Beethoven
Beethoven  

Early Romantic Gioachino Antonio Rossini- (1792-1868) (Classics for Kids)
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Romantic Frederik Chopin (1810-1849)
Franz Liszt (1811-1866)
Late/Post Romantic Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921)
Facts about Saint-Saens, and his Danse Macabre
Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904)
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilich (1840-1893)
  ***Peter and the Wolf- story and musical themes***
Modern Romantic Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
Impressionist Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
Modern Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
Contemporary George Gershwin (1898-1934)
  • View a timeline of important musical events.
  • Listening Library -Cincinnati Classical Public Radio's Classics for Kids Website.

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