Ludovico Einaudi (1955) is an Italian composer and pianist particularly noted for the use of developing melodious phrases in his piano compositions. He began his musical training at the Conservatorio Verdi in Milan, gaining a diploma in composition. Later, he studied with Luciano Berio. In 1982 he gained a scholarship to the Tanglewood Music Festival. Although Einaudi would prefer not to be labeled as any particular type of composer, he is generally considered a minimalist.
Bum Bum Bum BAAAAM! For those who don't read music, these are the first four notes of Beethoven's 5th Symphony in C minor. This Music degree poster is a great graduation gift, dorm decoration, or teacher / professed gift. This trendy minimalist print could also be used to make a family degree collage at your home!
Franz Schubert (Austrian Composer) He wrote 600 songs, nine symphonies, liturgical music, operas, some incidental music and a large body of chamber and solo piano music. He became more famous after his young death of 31. One of the leading figures of the Romantic Era. He is most recognized for his "Unfinished Symphony" and his Symphony No. 9.