The Lark Ascending is a short, single-movement work by Vaughan Williams, inspired by the 1881 poem of the same name by George Meredith.
Antoni Leopold Dvořák was a composer and one of the first to achieve worldwide recognition. In line with the Romantic era’s nationalist idiom he frequently employed rhythms and other aspects of the traditional folk music of Moravia and his native Bohemia.
Title: Minuetto Date: 1771 Composer: Luigi Boccherini Movement: Classical Born: 19 February 1743, Lucca, Italy Italian Died: 26 May 1805, Madrid, Spain
Gustavos Theodore von Holst was an English composer, arranger and teacher. There had been professional musicians on the Holst family and it was noted when he was a young boy he would follow the same calling. Apart from the Planet Suite and a few other pieces his music was largely ignored until the 1980s.
https://youtu.be/vvVl15XXrOg Title: Dance of the Furies Date: 1776 Composer: Christoph Wilibald Ritter von Gluck Movement: Classical German 1714 - 1767 Christoph Wilibald Ritter von Gluck was a composer of Italian and French opera during the early classical era. With a series of radical works, including Orfeo ed Euridice, he broke into the stranglehold of … Continue reading Dance of the Furies by Christoph Willibald Ritter von Gluck
https://youtu.be/73rX1AfaHz0 Title: Ode to Death Date: 1919 Composer: Gustav Holst English 1874 – 1934 Gustav Holst Gustavos Theodore von Holst was an English composer, arranger and teacher. There had been professional musicians on the Holst family and it was noted when he was a young boy he would follow the same calling. Apart from the … Continue reading Ode to Death
https://youtu.be/j6gP3Lim7_k Title: Serenade No. 13 in G Major Date: 1787 Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Movement: Classical Austrian 1756 – 1791
https://youtu.be/Gu77Vtja30c Title: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity Date: 1916 Composer: Gustav Holst English 1874 – 1934
https://youtu.be/aJQZ6qjn-q4 Title: Phantasy Quartet Date: 1932 Composer: Benjamin Britten Movement: 20th Century Classical English 22 November 1913 – 4 December 1976
https://youtu.be/kAJcVR0n-ek Title: Flight of the Bumblebee Date: 1899 Composer: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov Russian 18 March 1844 – 21 June 1908
https://youtu.be/lLjRDlnbyOw Wolfgang Amdeus Mozart Movement: Classical 27 Jan 1756 – 5 Dec 1791 Austrian
https://youtu.be/4Tr0otuiQuU Ludwig van Beethoven Movement: Transitional between Classical and Romantic Dec 1770 – 26 Mar 1827
https://youtu.be/OyNi19dceMo Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Era: Classical 27 Jan 1756 – 5 Dec 1791