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Das Wohltemperierte Clavier, oder Praeludia, und Fugen durch alle Tone und Semitona I
Baroque prelude / fugue

The Well-Tempered Clavier, BWV 846–893, is a collection of two sets of preludes and fugues in all 24 major and minor keys, composed for solo keyboard by Johann Sebastian Bach. In the German of Bach's time Clavier (keyboard) was a ...

Das wohltemperierte Clavier, oder Praeludia, und Fugen durch alle Tone und Semitona II
Baroque prelude / fugue

The Well-Tempered Clavier, BWV 846–893, is a collection of two sets of preludes and fugues in all 24 major and minor keys, composed for solo keyboard by Johann Sebastian Bach. In the German of Bach's time Clavier (keyboard) was a ...

Wallingford Riegger
Wallingford Constantine Riegger (April 29, 1885 – April 2, 1961) was an American music composer, well known for orchestral and modern dance music, and film scores. He was born in Albany, Georgia, but lived much of his life in N...
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Fela Sowande
Olufela (Fela) Obafunmilayo Sowande (29 May 1905 – 13 March 1987) was a Nigerian musician and composer. Considered the father of modern Nigerian art music, Sowande is perhaps the most internationally known African composer of w...
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Arcangelo Corelli
Arcangelo Corelli was an Italian violinist and composer of the Baroque era. His music was key in the development of the modern genres of sonata and concerto, in establishing the preeminence of the violin, and as the first coale...
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Jean Sibelius
Jean Sibelius was a Finnish composer and violinist of the late Romantic and early-modern periods. He is widely recognized as his country's greatest composer and, through his music, is often credited with having helped Finland t...
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Bohuslav Jan Martinů
Bohuslav Martinů (Czech: [ˈboɦuslaf ˈmarcɪnuː]; December 8, 1890 – August 28, 1959) was a Czech composer of modern classical music. Martinů wrote 6 symphonies, 15 operas, 14 ballet scores and a large body of orchestral, chamber...
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Leevi Madetoja
Leevi Antti Madetoja (17 February 1887, Oulu – 6 October 1947, Helsinki) was a Finnish composer, music critic, conductor, and teacher of the late-Romantic and early-modern periods; he is generally considered to be among the mos...
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George Antheil
George Antheil (/ˈæntaɪl/; July 8, 1900 – February 12, 1959) was an American avant-garde composer, pianist, author and inventor whose modernist musical compositions explored the modern sounds – musical, industrial, mechanical –...
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Seán Ó. Riada
Seán Ó Riada ([ˈʃaːnˠ oː ɾʲiəd̪ˠə]; born John Reidy) (1 August 1931 – 3 October 1971), was an Irish composer and arranger of Irish traditional music. Through his incorporation of modern and traditional techniques he became the s...
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Trois Gymnopédies
Late-romantic instrumental piece

The Gymnopédies, published in Paris starting in 1888, are three piano compositions written by French composer and pianist Erik Satie. These short, atmospheric pieces are written in 3/4 time, with each sharing a common theme and structure. Collectively, the Gymnopédies ...

La Sonnambula
Romantic opera from 1831

La sonnambula (The Sleepwalker) is an opera semiseria in two acts, with music in the bel canto tradition by Vincenzo Bellini set to an Italian libretto by Felice Romani, based on a scenario for a ballet-pantomime written by Eugène Scribe ...

Les Pêcheurs de Perles
Romantic opera from 1863

Les pêcheurs de perles (The Pearl Fishers) is an opera in three acts by the French composer Georges Bizet, to a libretto by Eugène Cormon and Michel Carré. It was premiered on 30 September 1863 at the Théâtre Lyrique in ...

MODERN MUSIC IN MODERN ITALY
Modern Music (1934) Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 19
... An editorial on modern music is presented. ...
... , Musical Score, 8p; and Edition Modern 3006, Musical Score, 38p) by new music composer Hans Wüthrich ... Reviews four compositions (Edition Modern 2009, 3p; Edition Modern 3010, 3p; Edition Modern 3005 ...
Modern Music
Classical vocal + choral piece
... Attempts to define modern jazz and briefly traces the evolution of jazz from Louis Armstrong to ... the present. Also discusses the aesthetics of modern jazz. Considers what makes a piece of art ... timeless and gives examples using musicians such as Ben Webster and John Coltrane. Explores the difference between contemporary and modern jazz. ...
... A recording of music by Nikos Skalkottas performed by pianist Ueli Wiget and Ensemble Modern is reviewed (Ensemble Modern Medien). ...
... . Notes their success with modern music in a time when many composers and performers have abandoned that ... Discusses the playing style and recordings of the German chamber orchestra the Ensemble Modern ...