Charm of Music Final

Events

Early Romanticism

1750 - 1850

Gioachino Rossini (Italian, 1792-1868)

1792 - 1868

Schubert (Austrian, 1797-1826)

1797 - 1826

Louis Berlioz (French, 1803-1869)

1803 - 1869

Ohio becomes a state (1803)

1803

Frederic Chopin (Polish, 1810-1849)

1810 - 1849

Robert Schumann (German, 1810-1856)

1810 - 1856

Franz Ritter von Liszt (Hungarian, 1811-1886)

1811 - 1886

Louisiana becomes a state (1812)

1812

Giuseppe Verdi (Italian, 1813-1901)

1813 - 1901

Wilhelm Richard Wagner (German, 1813-1883)

1813 - 1883

Indiana becomes a state (1816)

1816

Mississippi becomes a state (1817)

1817

Clara Schumann (German, 1819-1896)

1819 - 1896

Alabama becomes a state (1819)

1819

Maine becomes a state (1820)

1820

Bedrich Smetana (Swedish, 1824-1884)

1824 - 1884

Johannes Brahms (German, 1833-1867)

1833 - 1867

Arkansas becomes a state (1836)

1836

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Russian, 1840-1893)

1840 - 1893

Edvard Hagerup Grieg (Norwegian, 1843-1907)

1843 - 1907

Florida becomes a state (1845)

1845

Texas becomes a state (1845)

1845

Iowa becomes a state (1846)

1846

Wisconsin becomes a state (1848)

1848

California becomes a state (1850)

1850

Late Romantic Era

1850 - 1900

Puccini (Italian, 1858-1924)

1858 - 1924

Gustav Mahler (Austrian, 1860-1911)

1860 - 1911

Achille-Claude Debussy (French, 1862-1918)

1862 - 1918

West Virginia becomes a state (1863)

1863

Richard Strauss (German, 1864-1949)

1864 - 1949

Charles Edward Ives (American, 1874-1954)

1874 - 1954

Arnold Schonberg (Austrian, 1875-1951)

1875 - 1951

Joseph-Maurice Ravel (French, 1875-1937)

1875 - 1937

Bela Bartok (Hungarian, 1881-1945)

1881 - 1945

Igor Stravinsky (Russian, 1882-1971)

1882 - 1971

North Dakota becomes a state (1889)

1889

Montana becomes a state (1889)

1889

Wyoming becomes a state (1890)

1890

Carl Heinrich Maria Orff (German, 1895-1982)

1895 - 1982

Utah becomes a state (1896)

1896

Jacob Gershwin (American, 1898-1937)

1898 - 1937

Duke Ellington (American, 1899-1974)

1899 - 1973

Early 20th Century

1900 - 1950

Aaron Copland (American, 1900-1990)

1900 - 1990

Oklahoma becomes a state (1907)

1907

John Milton Cage Jr. (American, 1912 - 1992)

1912 - 1992

Arizona becomes a state (1912)

1912

New Mexico becomes a state (1912)

1912

Louis Bernstein (American, 1918-1990)

1918 - 1990

Arvo Part (Estonian, 1935-present)

1935 - Present

Stephen Michael Reich (American, 1936-present)

1936 - Present

Late 20th Century

1950 - 2000

Alaska becomes a state

1959

Hawaii becomes a state (1959)

1959

Jennifer Higdon (American, 1962-present)

1962 - Present