Introduction to Music, Mozart-Boulez

Germany

Carl Maria Von Weber

1786 - 1826

Meyerbeer

1791 - 1864

Franz Schubert

1797 - 1828

Lieder

Felix Mendelssohn

1809 - 1847

Robert Schumann

1810 - 1856

Schubert's song year

1815

Schubert writes 150 songs in this one year

Clara Schumann

1819 - 1896

Brahms

1833 - 1897

Schumann's song year

1840

writes 150 songs bc so happy he married Clara

France

Hector Berlioz

1803 - 1869

Austria

Gluck

1714 - 1787

Opera. Brings French opera to Vienna, keeps orchestra playing throughout the recitative, and orchestra is simple in aria. Interested in simplicity, in breaking the distinction between aria and recitative.

Haydn

1732 - 1809

Mozart

1756 - 1791

Beethoven

1770 - 1827

Eroica

1803

Beethoven's

Fifth Symphony

1808

Beethoven

Beethoven deaf

1814

Fidelio

1814

Beethoven's Fidelio is a success. In front of Congress of Vienna.
Same year that Meyerbeer began learning Italian opera

Themes

Classical

1770 - 1827

Romantic

1827 - 1925

Modern

1925 - 2013

Other

Chopin

1810 - 1849

Polish

Franz Liszt

1811 - 1886

Hungarian

Italian

Rossini

1792 - 1868

Verdi

1813 - 1901