music history

Composers

Franz Joseph Haydn 1732-1809

1732 - 1809

William Billings 1746-1800

1746 - 1800

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756-1791

1756 - 1791

Ludwig van Beethoven 1770-1827

1770 - 1827

Gioachino Rossini 1792-1868

1792 - 1868

Franz Schubert 1797-1828

1797 - 1828

Vincenzo Bellini 1801-1835

1801 - 1835

Hector Berlioz 1803-1869

1803 - 1869

Fanny Hensel (Felix's Sister) 1805-1847

1805 - 1847

Felix Mendelssohn 1809-1847

1809 - 1847

Robert Schumann 1810-1856

1810 - 1856

Fryderyk Chopin 1810-1849

1810 - 1849

Franz Liszt 1811-1886

1811 - 1886

Guiseppe Verdi 1813-1901

1813 - 1901

Richard Wagner 1813-1883

1813 - 1883

Clara Schumann 1819-1896

1819 - 1896

Bedrich Smetana 1824-1884

1824 - 1884

Louis Moreau Gottschalk 1829-1869

1829 - 1869

Johannes Brahms 1833-1897

1833 - 1897

Georges Bizet 1838-1875

1838 - 1875

Piotr Il'yic Tchaikovsky 1840-1893

1840 - 1893

Antonin Dvorak 1841-1904

1841 - 1904

Giacomo Puccini 1858-1924

1858 - 1924

Gustav Mahler 1860-1911

1860 - 1911

Hugo Wolf 1860-1903

1860 - 1903

Richard Strauss 1864-1949

1864 - 1949

Pieces

Mozart's Symphony No.38 "Prague" 1786

1786

Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro 1786

1786

Don Giovanni by Mozart 1787

1787

Don Giovanni 1787

1787

Mozart's Symphony No.40 in Minor 1788

1788

Mozart's Symphony No.41 "Jupiter" 1788

1788

Mozart's Cosi fan tutte 1790

1790

Mozart's Die Zauberflote 1791

1791

Eroica Symphony by Beethoven 1803

1803

Haydn's Farewel Concert with CREATION conducted by Salieri 1808

1808

Schubert's Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished" 1822

1822

Beethoven Ninth Symphony 1823

1823

Schubert's Symphony No. 9 "Great" 1828

1828

Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique 1830

1830

Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique 1830

1830

Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 4 "Italian" 1833

1833

Berlioz's 2nd Symphony (Harold in Italy) 1834

1834

Schumann's Carnaval 1834-1835

1834 - 1835

Schubert's Symphony No. 9 "Great" performed 1839

1839

Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 3 "Scotch" 1842

1842

C. Schumann's Piano Trio in G minor 1846

1846

Verdi's Rigoletto 1851

1851

Verdi's La Traviata 1853

1853

Schubert's Symphony No. 8 "Unfinished" Performed 1865

1865

Wagner's Tristan and Isolde 1865

1865

Verdi's Aida 1871

1871

Bizet's Carmen 1875

1875

Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen 1876

1876

Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake 1876

1876

Verdi's Otello 1887

1887

Strauss' Don Jaun 1889

1889

Tchaikovsky's The Sleeping Beauty 1889

1889

Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker 1892

1892

Verdi's Falstaff 1893

1893

Strauss' Also Sprach Zarathustra 1896

1896

Strauss' Don Quixote 1898

1898

Puccini's Madam Butterfly premiered 1904

1904

Hoboken catalouges Haydn's works 1920's

1920

Historical

New England Psalm Singer Written 1770

1770

French Revolution 1789-1794

1789 - 1794

Beethoven moves to Vienna 1792

1792

Napoleon crowned himself king 1804

1804

Goethe's Faust Part1 1808

1808

Napoleon Defeated 1813

1813

Invention of the Metronome 1815

1815

Queen Victoria reigns 1837-1901

1837 - 1901

Berlioz's Treatise on Instrumentation 1844

1844

Mahler is Director of Metropolitan Opera 1907-1910

1907 - 1910

Mahler is Director of New York Philharmonic 1909-1911

1909 - 1911