Composer of the Month
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873-1943) was a Russian pianist, composer, & conductor who wrote in the Romantic style. Learn more by. . .
Valentina Lisitsa: Rachmaninoff's 18th Variation on a Theme by Paganini
Many people agree this is one of the most beautiful pieces of music ever written. What do you think?
Valentina Lisitsa: Rachmaninoff's Etude-tableau Op. 39, No. 6 "Little Red Riding Hood"
This piano solo tells the story of Little Red Riding Hood. Can you hear the wolf's snarl?
Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904) was a composer from the Czech Republic who lived during the Romantic Era. His most famous music includes a set of fun piano duets, Slavonic Dances (one piano, four hands), as well as a symphony based on a trip he made to America, called the New World Symphony.
Learn more by. . .
Slavonic Dance Op. 46 No. 8, orchestral version
Franz Schubert (1797-1828) was a composer from Austria who lived during the Romantic Era. Learn more by. . .
"Trout" String Quintet, 4th movement
Enjoy learning more about famous composers from history. Of course, you'll earn mu$ic money by listening & completing written activities. :)