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Humoresque by Antonin Dvorak

Humoresque by Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904) Antonin Dvorak was a Czech composer of the late Romantic music, who employed the idioms of the folk music of Moravia and his native Bohemia. Dvořák’s own style is sometimes called “romantic-classicist synthesis”. His works include symphonic, choral and chamber music, concerti, operas and many of other orchestral and vocal-instrumental …

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Momento Musicale Opus 94 No 2 by Franz Schubert

Momento Musicale Opus 94 No 2 by Franz Schubert (1797-1828) Although he died at an early age, Schubert was tremendously prolific. He wrote some 600 Lieder, nine symphonies (including the famous “Unfinished Symphony”), liturgical music, operas, some incidental music, and a large body of chamber and solo piano music. Appreciation of his music during his …

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Symphony No.5 by Franz Schubert

Symphony No.5 by Franz Schubert (1797-1828) Level Beginner Although he died at an early age, Schubert was tremendously prolific. He wrote some 600 Lieder, nine symphonies (including the famous “Unfinished Symphony”), liturgical music, operas, some incidental music, and a large body of chamber and solo piano music. Appreciation of his music during his lifetime was …

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New World Symphony (2nd Movement) by Antonin Dvorak

Symphony No. 9 in E Minor by Antonin Dvorak (1841-1904) Level Beginner Antonin Dvorak was a Czech composer of the late Romantic music, who employed the idioms of the folk music of Moravia and his native Bohemia. Dvořák’s own style is sometimes called “romantic-classicist synthesis”. His works include symphonic, choral and chamber music, concerti, operas …

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Symphony No. 3 (3rd Movement) by Johannes Brahms

Symphony No. 3 (3rd Movement) by Johannes Brahms (1833 -1897) Johannes Brahms was a German composer and pianist, and one of the leading musicians of the Romantic period. Born in Hamburg, Brahms spent much of his professional life in Vienna, Austria, where he was a leader of the musical scene. Brahms is sometimes grouped with …

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Ode to Joy (chords) by Ludwig van Beethoven

Ode to Joy (chords) by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. The crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential composers of all time.