CC Classical Music- Lindy

This timeline is based on the Challenge II curriculum for Classical Conversations 2nd semester

Main

Giovanni da Palestrina

1525 - 1594

Claudio Monteverdi

1567 - 1643

Jean-Baptiste Lully

1632 - 1687

Antonio Vivaldi

1648 - 1741

Johann Sebastian Bach

1685 - 1750

George Frideric Handel

1685 - 1759

Giuseppe Sammartini

1700 - 1775

Joseph Haydn

1732 - 1809

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

1756 - 1791

Ludwig Van Beethoven

1770 - 1827

Niccolo Pagnini

1782 - 1840

Carl Maria von Weber

1786 - 1826

Franz Schubert

1797 - 1828

Hector Berlioz

1803 - 1869

Mikhail Glinka

1804 - 1857

Felix Mendelssohn

1809 - 1847

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

Frederic Chopin

1810 - 1849

Franz Liszt

1811 - 1886

Richard Wagner

1813 - 1883

Bedrich Smetana

1824 - 1884

Alexander Borodin

1833 - 1887

Johannes Brahms

1833 - 1897

Ceasar Cui

1835 - 1918

Mily Balakirev

1837 - 1910

Georges Bizet

1838 - 1875

Modest Mussorgsky

1839 - 1881

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

1840 - 1893

Antonin Dvorak

1841 - 1904

Edvard Grieg

1843 - 1907

Nicolai Rimsky- Korsakov

1844 - 1908

Hugo Wolf

1860 - 1903

Gustav Mahler

1860 - 1911

Claude Debussy

1862 - 1918

Richard Strauss

1864 - 1949

Jan Sibelius

1865 - 1957

Carl Nielsen

1865 - 1931

Scott Joplin

1868 - 1917

Ralph Vaughan Williams

1872 - 1958

Sergei Rachmaninoff

1873 - 1943

Arnold Schoenberg

1874 - 1951

Arnold Schoenberg

1874 - 1951

Charles Ives

1874 - 1954

Maurice Ravel

1875 - 1937

Igor Stravinsky

1882 - 1971

Anton Webern

1883 - 1945

Alban Berg

1885 - 1935

Alban Berg

1885 - 1935

Sergei Prokofiev

1891 - 1953

George Gershwin

1898 - 1937

Eugene Ormandy

1899 - 1985

Aaron Copland

1900 - 1990

Dmitri Shostakovich

1906 - 1975

Samuel Barber

1910 - 1981

John Cage

1912 - 1992

Leonard Bernstein

1918 - 1990

Leonard Bernstein

1918 - 1990

Steve Reich

1936

Philip Glass

1937

John Corigliano

1938

John Adams

1947

Works

Handel's Water Music

1717

Bach's Well Tempered CLavier

1722

Handel's Messiah First Performed

1742

Handel's Music for the Fireworks

1749

Mozart's Piano Concerto no. 22

1785

Mozart's Don Giovanni

1787

Haydn's Symphony no. 94

1791

Beethoven's Fourth Symphony

1806

Beethoven's Fifth and Sixth Symphonies

1807

Beethoven's Seventh and Eighth Symphonies

1812

Metronome Invented

1815

Beethoven's Ninth Symphony

1823

Schubert's Die schone Mullerin

1823

Mendelssohn's Overture to A Midsummer Night's Dream

1826

Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique premiers

1829

Schaumann's Kinderszenen and Kreisleriana

1838

Glinka's Ruslan and Ludmila

1842

Wagner's Rienzi

1842

Schaumann's Third Symphony

1851

Wagner's Tannhauser

1861

Brahms' German Requiem

1868

Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov and Pictures at an Exhibition

1874

Smetana's Ma Vlast

1875

Grieg's Music for Peer Gynt

1875

Dvorak's Serenade for Strings

1875

Brahm's First and Second Symphonies

1877

Brahms' Fourth Symphony

1885

Rimsky-Korsakov's Sheherazade

1888

Mahler's First Symphony

1889

Strauss' Don Juan

1889

Tchaikovsky Conducts Opening Concert at Carnegie Hall

1891

Tchaikovsky's Sixth Symphony

1893

Debussy's Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

1894

Dvorak's Ninth Symphony

1894

Sibelius' Finlandia

1899

Joplin's Maple Leaf Rag

1899

Mahler's Fourth Symphony

1901

Rachmaninoff's Second Piano Concerto

1901

Debussy's La Mer

1905

Ravel's Daphnis and Chole and the Mother Goose Suite

1910

Stravinsky's Rite of Spring

1913

Prokovief's First Symphony

1918

Joyce's Ulysses

1922

Nielsen's Fifth Symphony

1922

Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue

1924

Shostakovich's First Symphony

1926

Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury

1929

Gershwin's Porgy and Bess

1935

Berg's Violin Concerto

1935

Barber's Adagio for Strings

1935

Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony

1937

Copland's Ballet Appalachian Spring

1944

Cage's Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano

1948

Benstein Launches West Side Story

1957

Glass Writes Score to the Movie Koyaanisqatsi

1982

Adams' Nixon in China

1987

Life Events

Italian Renaissance Starts

1400

Columbus Sails the Ocean Blue

1492

Italian Madrigals Appear

1533

Claudio Monteverdi Publishes His First Book of Madrigals

1587

Monteverdi Writes Orfeo, His First Opera

1607

Baroque Era Begins

1650

The First Piano Is Invented

1709

Classical Period Begins

1750

Sweden Begins Rule of Norway

1814

Music Taught for the First Time in an American Public School

1838

New York Philharmonic and Vienna Philharmonic Orchestras Founded

1842

Dvorak Invited to America

1892

Music is Broadcast Over the Radio for the First Time

1907

Mahler Becomes Conductor of the Metropolitan Opera

1907

Mahler Becomes Conductor of New York Philharmonic

1909

Finland Breaks Free From Russia

1918