Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)

Gustav Mahler July 1860 – 18 May was a late-Romantic Austrian composer and one of the leading conductors of his generation. Truly one of my favorite Classical composers. I hope you enjoy them---especially Symphony

Arthur Bliss (1891-1975)

October – Sir Arthur Bliss replaces Sir Arnold Bax as Master of the Queen's Music.

William Alwyn - (1905-1985)

William Alwyn CBE, born William Alwyn Smith November 1905 – 11 September was an English composer, conductor, and music teacher.

Joseph Canteloube - (1879-1957)

Joseph Canteloube, composer of the hauntingly lovely song cycle, "Chants d'Auvergne"

Gian Carlo Menotti (1911-2007)

December 1951 – Gian-Carlo Menotti's opera, Amahl and the Night Visitors, premieres live on NBC, becoming the first opera written especially for television.

Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787)

Christoph Willibald Gluck - composer of opera, proponent of operatic genre reforms

Malcolm Arnold - (1921-2006)

Malcolm Arnold Playing his Four Scottish Dances, arr. There is a beautiful oboe solo in the mvmt. Fourth mvmt part is WICKED, though.

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