Category Archives: Composers

Marcello: Alessandro. Sheet Music and Biography

Alessandro Marcello Sheet Music Alessandro Marcello was an Italian composer and nobleman. He published the large majority of his works under the pseudonym ‘Eterio Stinfalico’. His brother Benedetto Marcello was more famous than Alessandro, however, this doesn’t take away the fact that Alessandro was still an accomplished composer. We have a small selection of arrangements of his works… Read More »

Rameau: Jean-Philippe. Sheet Music and Biography

Rameau Sheet Music Jean Philippe Rameau (born 25 September 1683) was a French composer of the Baroque period. He is best known for his harpsichord music and pieces for the theatre covering all genres. His most famous pieces include Gavotte, Hippolyte Et Aricie; Castor Et Pollux; Les Cyclopes, Les Indes Galantes; La Triumphante and La Poule. On… Read More »

Marcello: Benedetto. Sheet Music and Biography

Benedetto Marcello Sheet Music Benedetto Marcello is a famous Italian Baroque composer and writer. He was also an advocate, magistrate, teacher, and poet! His works include operas, sonatas, oratorios, concerti, and cantatas. We have a small selection of his works arranged for different instruments on our site. Family Benedetto was born into a noble Venetian family. His father… Read More »

Marais: Marin. Sheet Music and Biography

Marais Sheet Music Marin Marais is famous as a virtuoso of the viol/viola de gamba and as the primary French composer for this instrument. There is not much information regarding his family. However, his son, Roland Marais, was a composer and viol player. We have a small selection of his works arranged for different instruments on Career… Read More »

Malats: Joaquin. Sheet Music and Biography

Malats Sheet Music Joaquin Malats (born 5 March 1872) was a famous composer and skilled pianist from Barcelona. We have a selection of sheet music by Joaquin Malats on our site for you to try. Early Life Joaquin Malats studied with Juajn Bautisa Pujol at the Conservatori Municipal de Musica de Barcelona. Following this he went on to… Read More »

Magnani: Aurelio. Sheet Music and Biography

Magnani Sheet Music Aurelio Magnani was born 26 February 1856 in Longiano, Italy. He was a performer and teacher of the clarinet and composer. He taught in both Venice and Rome producing numerous successful pupils who became professors at conservatories and others travelled, some to the US to become musicians and teachers. Magnani wrote his ‘Méthode Complète de… Read More »

Massenet: Jules. Sheet music and Biography

Massenet Sheet Music Jules Massenet (born 12 May 1842) is famous as a French operatic composer during the Romantic era. We have a selection of his works arranged for different instruments on He is best known for his operas Manon and Werther along with solo violin for the opera Thais. Family His father was a metal worker… Read More »

Llobet: Miguel. Sheet Music and Biography

Llobet Sheet Music Miguel Llobet was a Spanish composer and guitarist though his fame lay more in playing virtuoso guitar which paved the way for future generations of guitarists. We feature several arrangements of La Filla del Marxant  and El Testament d’Amelia on our site. You can see our Llobet sheet music collection on the site. Family and… Read More »

Yradier: Sebastian. Sheet Music and Biography

Yradier Sheet Music Sebastia Iradier (born Yradier on 20 January 1809) is one of very few Basque composers. His habana ‘La Paloma’ is possibly one of the most popular Spanish songs of all time and his most popular piece. If you aren’t familiar with the name you will definitely know the song once you’ve listened to it. It… Read More »

Peterson-Berger: Wilhelm. Sheet Music and Biography

Peterson-Berger Sheet Music Wilhelm Peterson-Berger was a famous Swedish composer and music critic born on 27 February 1867. His most famous collection of works is Frösöblomster (‘Flowers of Frösö’) which he wrote to ‘appeal to the masses’. We have a selection of his works arranged for different instruments on Early Life Peterson-Berger’s mother was an established piano player… Read More »