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Famous Classical Composers/Musicians

Biographical information on some of the most famous classical musicians.

The Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart Connection
When we speak of the Classical period in music, the names of these three composers always come to mind - Beethoven, Haydn and Mozart.

Composers of the Classical Period
Largely different from Baroque music which was mostly flamboyant, new music styles during the Classical period had simpler harmony and clearer tonality. Here are several notable composers during this period:

Ludwig van.Beethoven

Johannes Brahms

Francesco Cavalli

Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin

Antonin Dvorak

Christoph Willibald Gluck

Franz Joseph Haydn

William Mason

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Johann Pachelbel

Richard Wagner

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