The Great Composers

Your essential guide to all the great composers from Bach to Wagner
The musical revolutionary
Find out more about one of the greatest composers who ever lived
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A composer of many colours
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From New England schoolboy to the most performed composer in the USA

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Edvard Grieg
The voice of the fjords
Orlando Gibbons
'The best hand in England'
Philip Glass
More than a Minimalist
Voice of America
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A composer of rare chemistry
George Gershwin
Whether it's Broadway songs or jazz-influenced pieces for the concert hall, George Gershwin is regarded as one of the greatest melodists of the 20th century.