VOCAL LIT 2016

COMPOSERS

Joseph Haydn

1732 - 1809

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

1756 - 1791

Ludwig Van Beethoven

1770 - 1827

Louis Spohr

1784 - 1859

Carl Maria von Weber

1786 - 1826

Carl Loewe

1796 - 1869

Franz Schubert

1797 - 1828

Hector Berlioz

1803 - 1869

Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel

1805 - 1847

Felix Mendelssohn

1809 - 1847

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

Franz Liszt

1811 - 1886

Richard Wagner

1813 - 1883

Charles Gounod

1818 - 1893

Clara Wieck Schumann

1819 - 1896

Pauline Viardot

1821 - 1910

Johannes Brahms

1833 - 1897

Leo Delibes

1836 - 1891

Modest Mussorgsky

1839 - 1881

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

1840 - 1893

Antonín Dvořák

1841 - 1904

Emmanuel Chabrier

1841 - 1894

Edvard Grieg

1843 - 1907

Gabriel Faure

1845 - 1924

Henri Duparc

1848 - 1933

Ernest Chausson

1855 - 1899

Hugo Wolf

1860 - 1903

Gustav Mahler

1860 - 1911

Anton Arensky

1861 - 1906

Claude Debussy

1862 - 1918

Richard Strauss

1864 - 1949

Eric Satie

1866 - 1925

Amy Cheney Beach

1867 - 1944

Albert Roussel

1869 - 1937

Ralph Vaughan Williams

1872 - 1958

Sergei Rachmaninoff

1873 - 1943

Renaldo Hann

1874 - 1947

Arnold Schoenberg

1874 - 1951

Charles Ives

1874 - 1954

Maurice Ravel

1875 - 1937

Roger Quilter

1877 - 1953

Andre Caplet

1878 - 1925

Frank Bridge

1879 - 1941

John Ireland

1879 - 1962

Joseph Marx

1882 - 1964

Richard Hageman

1882 - 1966

Anton Webern

1883 - 1945

Peter Warlock

1884 - 1930

Charles Griffes

1884 - 1920

Alban Berg

1885 - 1935

Arthur Butterworth

1885 - 1916

Rebecca Clarke

1886 - 1979

Ivor Gurney

1890 - 1937

Herbert Howells

1892 - 1983

Lili Boulanger

1893 - 1918

Erich Wolfgang Korngold

1897 - 1957

Francis Poulenc

1899 - 1963

John Duke

1899 - 1984

Kurt Weill

1900 - 1950

Aaron Copland

1900 - 1990

John Work

1901 - 1967

Gerald Finzi

1901 - 1956

William Walton

1902 - 1983

Oliver Messiaen

1908 - 1992

Samuel Barber

1910 - 1987

Benjamin Britten

1913 - 1976

Margaret Bonds

1913 - 1972

Leonard Berstein

1918 - 1990

Ned Rorem

1923

Lee Hoiby

1926 - 2011

Dominick Argento

1927

William Bolcom

1938

Libby Larsen

1950

John Musto

1954

Lori Laitman

1955

HISTORICAL EVENTS

French Revolution

1789 - 1799

Napoleon's Empire

1804 - 1814

World War I

1914 - 1918

Russian Revolution

1917

World War II

1939 - 1945

IMPORTANT WORKS

An die Ferne Geliebte (Beethoven)

1815

Die Schöne Müllerin

1823

Winterreise

1827

Dichterliebe

1840

Ariettes oubliées

1885 - 1887

IMPORTANT POETS

William Shakespeare

1564 - 1616

Wilhelm Müller

1749 - 1827

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1749 - 1832

Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff

1788 - 1857

Heinrich Heine

1797 - 1856

Victor Hugo

1802 - 1885

Eduard Mörike

1804 - 1875

Théophile Gautier

1811 - 1872

Charles Baudelaire

1821 - 1867

Emily Dickinson

1830 - 1886

Thomas Hardy

1840 - 1928

Stéphane Mallmarmé

1842 - 1898

Paul Verlaine

1844 - 1896

Robert de Bonnières

1850 - 1905

Guillaume Apollinaire

1880 - 1918

Edith Sitwell

1887 - 1964

Langston Hughes

1902 - 1967

W.H.Auden

1907 - 1973

Paul Goodman

1911 - 1972