Amanda Tittle French Vocal Lit Timeline Spring 2013

Includes: major world events, French composers, American composers, and British composers

Main

John Dowland

1563 - 1626

Thomas Campion

1567 - 1620

Henry Purcell

1659 - 1695

Great Northern War

1700 - 1721

Russo Turkish War

1710 - 1711

War of the Austrian Succession

1740 - 1748

Seven Years War

1756 - 1763

American Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

Napoleonic War

1792 - 1815

Hector Berlioz

1803 - 1869

End of the Holy Roman Empire

1806

German War of Liberation

1813 - 1814

Congress of Vienna

1814 - 1815

Charles Gounod

1818 - 1893

Pauline Viardot

1821 - 1910

Cesar Franck

1822 - 1890

Stephen Foster

1826 - 1864

Georges Bizet

1838 - 1875

Emmanuel Chabrier

1841 - 1894

Gabriel Faure

1845 - 1924

Reynaldo Hahn

1847 - 1947

Henri Duparc

1848 - 1933

Ernest Chausson

1855 - 1899

Cecile Chaminade

1857 - 1944

Claude Debussy

1862 - 1918

Erik Satie

1866 - 1925

H.T. Burleigh

1866 - 1949

Amy Beach

1867 - 1944

Albert Roussel

1869 - 1937

Ralph Vaughan Williams

1872 - 1958

Charles Ives

1874 - 1954

Maurice Ravel

1875 - 1937

Roger Quilter

1877 - 1953

John Ireland

1879 - 1962

Charles Griffes

1884 - 1920

George Butterworth

1885 - 1916

Ivor Gurney

1890 - 1937

Darius Milhaud

1892 - 1947

Lili Boulanger

1893 - 1918

Peter Warlock

1894 - 1930

Virgil Thomson

1896 - 1989

Francis Poulenc

1899 - 1963

John Duke

1899 - 1984

Michael Head

1900 - 1976

Gerald Finzi

1901 - 1956

Samuel Barber

1910 - 1981

Paul Bowles

1910 - 1999

Benjamin Britten

1913 - 1976

First World War

1914 - 1919

Leonard Bernstein

1918 - 1990

Ned Rorem

1923

Lee Hoiby

1926 - 2011

Dominick Argento

1927

Richard Hundley

1931

William Bolcom

1938

Second World War

1939 - 1945

Libby Larsen

1950

John Musto

1954

Daron Hagen

1961