One of the greatest classical melodists besides Mozart and Schubert
European composer/conductor who lived in New York City
Subject of both a Strauss tone poem and a Mozart opera
Tchaikovsky orchestral score which calls for real cannons: Title?
Tchaikovsky orchestral work based on which famous Shakespearean tragedy?
Romeo And Juliet
Compser whose piano prelude was performed onscreen by Mickey Mouse
Impressionism: Major compsers Studied
Parallel movement to impressionism: which fields?
Half-Spanish compser who drew musical inspiration from his Latin heritage
Impressionist compser who once worked as a music critic
Hungarian who systematically studied his country's folk music and based his own music upon it
English composer hwo freed his country's music from longtime German domination
Ralph Vaughn Williams
Premiere of this ballet in Paris in 1913 caused a riot
Right Of Spring
Born in Russia, this composer lived in Switzerland, France and finally the U.S.
Igor Feodorivich Stravinsky
Bartok piano literature considered the best teaching works since Bach: Title?
Mikrokosmos - meaning little universe
Two composers besides Beethoven and Schubert who each wrote nine symphonies
Malher & Vaughan Williams
Leonard Bernstein called him "the best composer we have"
African-American composer: conducted orchestra at 1893 Chicago World's Fair
Founded oldest black-owned music-publishing firm in world in 1918
William Christopher Handy
American musical form derived from African/European sources
His only opera is set in Charleston, SC African-American neighborhood called Catfish Row
Wrote both popular and classical music and conducted a major orchestra
Russian-born American songwriter who helped to found ASCAP in 1914
His best-known music blends jazz with American folksong influences
New York City insurance broker whose amateur compositions paralleled the same innovations as many famous European composers
1920s dance form which appears in several Gershwin orchestral works
Titles of two major piano works by the "King of Ragtime"
Maple Leaf Rag & The Entertainer (Joplin)
Name of prize won by Copland's ballet Appalachian Spring
Won the Pulitzer Prize in 1947 for his Symphony No.3 "The Camp Meeting" which he had composed four decades earlier
Broadway musical from 1950s is based on which Shakespearean tragedy?
Romeo And Juliet
Chattanooga-born singer known as "Empress of the Blues"
Jazz musician credited with inventing "scat" singing
Big-band style jazz popular during the Depression and World War 2
Vienna-born, he studied with Gustav Mahler before coming to America
Hungarian-born, he studied at Germany's Leipzig Conservatory
Ives- The Unaswered Question
Gershwin- Rhapsody In Blues
Bessy Smith- Lost Your Head Blues
Tchikivsky- 1812 overture
Malher- "The Titan" symphony #1 in D (I Mahaled a Titan)
Debussy- Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun 1894
Vaughn Williams- Fantasia on Green Sleeves
Bartok- Concerto For Orchestra
Stravinsky- The Right Of Spring
Joplin- Maple Leaf Rag
Handy- St. Louise Blues
Rozsa- Music By Niklos Rozsa