Famous Composers

Explore the lives and works of famous composers who have left an indelible mark on the world of music. Discover their contributions and be inspired to listen to their timeless masterpieces.
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Composer, Conductor, Pianist. A leading light of early Romantic music. Robert Schumann called him The Mozart of the 19th Century. The grandson of German-Jewish philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, he was born Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn in Hamburg and lived in Berlin from age two. His affluent and culture-loving parents...

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Franz Schubert (1797-1828) - Find a Grave Memorial Romantic Composers, Classical Music Composers, Famous Composers, Winterreise Schubert, Schubert Franz, Mozart, Victoria Movie, The Young Victoria, Video Clips

Composer. A giant of 19th century music, he was the foremost creator of lieder (German art songs) and produced masterpieces in a wide variety of forms. Although he died at the age of 31, he left a more substantial body of work than many composers who lived fuller lives. Franz Peter Schubert was born in...