Index of Classical Composers

Composer

Born

Died

Nationality


Adam: Adolphe Charles
1803
1856
French
Albeniz: Isaac M. F.
1860
1909
Spanish
Albinoni: Tomaso
1671
1750
Italian
Alkan: Charles
1813
1888
French
Arban: Jean Baptiste
1825
1889
French
Arne: Thomas
1710
1778
British
Attwood: Thomas
1765
1838
British
Bach: Johann Sebastian
1685
1750
German
Bach CPE: Carl Philip Emanuel
1714
1788
German
Balfe: Michael
1808
1870
Irish
Bateson: Thomas
1570
1630
British
Beethoven: Ludwig van
1770
1827
German
Behr: Franz
1837
1898
German
Bizet: Georges
1838
1875
French
Boccherini: Luigi
1743
1805
Italian
Bononcini: Giovanni
1670
1747
Italian
Borodin: Alexander Porfiryevich
1833
1887
Russian
Braga: Gaetano
1829
1907
Italian
Brahms: Johannes
1833
1897
German
Bridge: Frank
1879
1941
English
Bruch: Max
1838
1920
German
Burgmuller J: Johann Friedrich Franz
1806
1874
German
Burgmuller N: Norbert
1810
1836
German
Caccini: Giulio
1551
1618
Italian
Cannon: Hughie
1877
1912
American
Chapi: Ruperto
1851
1909
Spanish
Chopin: Frédéric François
1810
1849
Polish
0
0
Unknown
Cimarosa: Domenico
1749
1801
Italian
Clarke: Jeremiah
1673
1707
British
Clementi: Muzio
1752
1832
Italian
Corelli: Arcangelo
1653
1713
Italian
Corrette: Michel
1707
1795
French
Couperin: François
1668
1733
French
Czerny: Carl
1791
1857
Austrian
d Anglebert: Jean Henry
1635
1691
French
Dandrieu: Jean-Francois
1682
1738
French
De Visee: Robert
1655
1733
French
Debussy: (Achille) Claude
1862
1918
French
Delibes: Leo
1836
1891
French
Delius: Frederick
1862
1934
British
Despres: Josquin
1450
1521
French
1739
1799
Austrian
Dvorak: Antonín
1841
1904
Czech
Elgar: Edward
1857
1934
British
Faure: Gabriel
1845
1924
French
Field: John
1782
1837
Irish
Franck: César
1822
1890
French
Gade: Niels
1817
1890
Danish
Gershwin: George
1898
1937
American
Gibbons: Orlando
1583
1635
British
Gluck: Christoph
1714
1787
Austrian
Gossec: Francois Joseph
1734
1829
French
Gounod: Charles François
1818
1893
French
Granados: Enrique
1867
1916
Spanish
Grieg: Edvard Hagerup
1843
1907
Norwegian
Gurlitt: Cornelius
1820
1901
German
Hall: Robert Browne
1858
1907
American
Handel: George Frideric
1685
1759
German
Haydn: (Franz) Joseph
1732
1809
Austrian
Heller: Stephen
1813
1888
German
Holst: Gustav
1874
1934
British
Hook: James
1746
1827
British
Hume: Tobias
1569
1645
English
Johnson: Charles Leslie
1876
1950
American
Joplin: Scott
1867
1917
American
Koenig: Herman
1815
1870
German
Le Couppey: Felix
1811
1887
French
Leoncavallo: Ruggero
1857
1919
Italian
Leontovich: Mykola Dmytrovich
1877
1921
Ukranian
Liszt: Franz
1811
1886
Hungarian
Lumbye: Hans Christian
1810
1874
Danish
MacDowell: Edward
1861
1908
American
Magnani: Aurelio
1856
1921
Italian
Malats: Joaquin
1872
1912
Spanish
Marais: Marin
1656
1728
French
Marcello: Benedetto
1686
1739
Italian
Marcello A: Alessandro
1669
1747
Italian
Martini: Jean Paul Egide
1741
1816
French
Massenet: Jules
1842
1912
French
Mendelssohn: Felix
1809
1847
German
Monti: Vittorio
1868
1922
Italian
Mouret: Jean-Joseph
1682
1738
French
Mozart: Wolfgang Amadeus
1756
1791
Austrian
Mussorgsky: Modest Petrovich
1839
1881
Russian
Nielsen: Carl
1865
1931
Danish
Offenbach: Jacques
1819
1880
German
Pachelbel: Johann
1653
1706
German
Paganini: Niccolo
1782
1840
Italian
Paradies: Pietro Domenico
1707
1791
Italian
Paradis: Maria Theresia von
1759
1824
Austrian
Pergolesi: Giovanni Battista
1710
1736
Italian
Ponchielli: Amilcare
1834
1886
Italian
Pryor: Arthur
1870
1942
American
Puccini: Giacomo
1858
1924
Italian
Purcell: Henry
1659
1695
British
Rachmaninoff: Sergei
1873
1943
Russian
Rameau: Jean Philippe
1683
1764
French
Ravel: Joseph-Maurice
1875
1937
French
Rebikov: Vladimir
1866
1920
Russian
Rimsky-Korsakov: Nikolay Andreyevich
1844
1908
Russian
Rosas: Juventino
1868
1894
Mexican
Rossini: Gioacchino Antonio
1792
1868
Italian
Saint-Saens: Camille
1835
1921
French
Satie: Erik
1866
1925
French
Scarlatti: Domenico
1685
1757
Italian
Schubert: Franz Peter
1797
1828
Austrian
Schumann: Robert
1810
1856
German
Scriabin: Alexander
1872
1915
Russian
Smith: John Stafford
1750
1836
British
Sor: Fernando
1778
1839
Spanish
Sousa: John Philip
1854
1932
American
Strauss: Johann Jr
1825
1899
Austrian
Sullivan: Arthur
1842
1900
British
Susato: Tylman
1500
1561
Dutch
Tarrega: Francisco
1852
1909
Spanish
Tchaikovsky: Peter Illich
1840
1893
Russian
Tejada: Miguel Lerdo de
1869
1941
Mexican
Telemann: Georg Philipp
1681
1767
German
0
0
Unknown
Toselli: Enrico
1883
1926
Italian
0
0
Unknown
Vecsey: Franz von
1893
1935
Hungarian
Veracini: Francesco Maria
1690
1768
Italian
Verdi: Giuseppe
1813
1901
Italian
Villoldo: Angel
1861
1919
Argentinian
Vivaldi: Antonio
1678
1741
Italian
Wagner: Richard
1813
1883
German
Waldteufel: Emile
1837
1915
French
Weber: Carl Maria von
1786
1826
German
Westendorf: Thomas
1848
1923
American
Wolf: Hugo
1860
1903
Austrian
Yradier: Sebastián
1809
1865
Spanish

Contemporary composers featured on the site.

Composer

Nationality


Baldwin: Andrew
New Zealander
Bergkvist: Johannes
Swedish
British
American
Gil Valencia: Francisco J.
Spanish
Gordon: Christopher
British
Gutteridge: Mark
British
Kolonelos: Alexandros
Greek
Lathbury: Benjamin
British
O Neill: Clare
British
Wakefield: Anthony
British
Wallace: Stewart
British
Wilfong: Tim
American
Winkelmann: Richard
Venezuelan

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