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Music and Musicians

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The Worlds Oldest Recorded Music "The Lost Chord" by English composter Arthur Sullivan 1888. This was the first recording of music ever played, during a press conference in London to introduce Thomas Edison's phonograph. The gramophone records that followed were one of the dominant audio recording formats throughout much of the 20th century

Noël Coward - Mad Dogs and Englishmen. He served briefly in The Artists Rifles.

Fred Baty - "For Hannah". A very moving piece that my son wrote a few years ago following the death of a friend.

François Couperin (1668–1733).

Tomaso Albinoni (1671–1751).

Tomaso Albinoni – Wikipedia

Georg Philipp Telemann (1681–1767)

Antonio Vivaldi (1678–1741).

Franz Liszt by Herman Biow- 1843

The Italian Opera House (King's Theatre), built by John Vanbrugh, at the Haymarket. It was destroyed by a fire on 17th June 1789. The first performance of Rodelinda took place here on 13th February 1725.

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 / Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

The Firebird Royal Ballet 2001, Part 2/6, Choreography by Mikhail Fokine, Music composed by Igor Stravinsky. Premiere in 1910

Stravinsky, The Rite of Spring

Igor Stravinsky

Igor Stravinsky


Montage of great classical music composers. From left to right: Top row – Antonio Vivaldi, Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ludwig van Beethoven; second row – Gioachino Rossini, Felix Mendelssohn, Frédéric Chopin, Richard Wagner, Giuseppe Verdi; third row – Johann Strauss II, Johannes Brahms, Georges Bizet, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Antonín Dvořák; bottom row – Edvard Grieg, Edward Elgar, Sergei Rachmaninoff, George Gershwin, Aram Khachaturian

Classical music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Elgar: Music Makers / Sea Pictures: Sarah Connolly: MP3 Downloads

Jacqueline Du Pre - Elgar Concerto - Part 1.avi

Elgar - Nimrod (from "Enigma Variations")


Tchaikovsky - beautiful music

Essential Tchaikovsky



Spem in alium Thomas Tallis