One-Page Composer Bios

One-Page Composer Bios
50 Reproducible Biographies of Famous Composers

By Jay Althouse Book & Data CD Grade: 5 & up Item: 00-40033
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One-Page Composer Bios is a 100% reproducible book containing brief, informative, and interesting one-page biographies of 50 of history's greatest composers. Use these easy-to-read bios as a complete course in composers or music history---studying as many or as few composers as you wish---or use them as supplemental material in the music classroom. Also included, as a bonus, are one-page histories of each of the six eras of music from the Medieval-era through the Twentieth century. Recommended for grades five and up.

Sample Pages


Johann Sebastian Bach
Béla Bartók
Ludwig van Beethoven
Hector Berlioz
Leonard Bernstein
Johannes Brahms
Benjamin Britten
Anton Bruckner
Frédéric Chopin
Aaron Copland
Claude Debussy
Antonin Dvorák
Edward Elgar
Duke Ellington
César Franck
George Gershwin
Christoph Gluck
Edvard Grieg
George Frideric Handel
Franz Joseph Haydn
Fannie Mendelssohn Hensel
Hildegard von Bingen
Charles Ives
Scott Joplin
Franz Liszt
Gustav Mahler
Felix Mendelssohn
Claudio Monteverdi
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Modest Mussorgsky
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Francis Poulenc
Sergei Prokofiev
Giacomo Puccini
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Maurice Ravel
Gioacchino Rossini
Arnold Schoenberg
Franz Schubert
Clara Schumann
Robert Schumann
Dmitri Shostakovich
John Philip Sousa
Richard Strauss
Igor Stravinsky
Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky
Ralph Vaughan Williams
Giuseppe Verdi
Antonio Vivaldi
Richard Wagner
The Medieval Era
The Renaissance Era
The Baroque Era
The Classical Era
The Romantic Era
The Twentieth Century
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Additional Information

Author: Jay Althouse
Format: Book & Data CD
Page Count: 64
Item Number: 00-40033
ISBN 10: 0-7390-9671-0
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-9671-0
UPC: 038081446899

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