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One-Page Composer Bios

50 Reproducible Biographies of Famous Composers (Teacher's Handbook)

By Jay Althouse

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50 Reproducible Biographies of Famous Composers (Teacher's Handbook). Composed by Jay Althouse. This edition: Book. Classroom Resources; Classroom/Pre-School; General Music and Classroom Publications; Music Prodigy; Other Resources; Reproducible; Resources. Book. 64 pages. Alfred Music #00-31263. Published by Alfred Music (AP.31263).

Item Number: AP.31263

ISBN 9780739061664. English.

One-Page Composer Bios is a 100% reproducible book containing brief, informative, and interesting one-page biographies of 50 of history's greatest composers. Use these easy-to-read bios as a complete course in composers or music history---studying as many or as few composers as you wish---or use them as supplemental material in the music classroom. Also included, as a bonus, are one-page histories of each of the six eras of music from the Medieval-era through the Twentieth century. Recommended for grades five and up.

  • The Renaissance Era 
  • The Baroque Era 
  • The Classical Era 
  • The Romantic Era 
  • The Twentieth Century 
  • About the Author 
  • Introduction 
  • Johann Sebastian Bach 
  • Bela Bartok 
  • Ludwig van Beethoven 
  • Hector Berlioz 
  • Leonard Bernstein 
  • Johannes Brahms 
  • Benjamin Britten 
  • Anton Bruckner 
  • Frederic Chopin 
  • Aaron Copland 
  • Claude Debussy 
  • Antonin Dvorak 
  • Duke Ellington 
  • Cesar Franck 
  • George Gershwin 
  • Christoph Gluck 
  • Edvard Grieg 
  • George Frideric Handel 
  • Franz Joseph Haydn 
  • Fannie Mendelssohn Hensel 
  • Hildegard von Bingen 
  • Charles Ives 
  • Scott Joplin 
  • Franz Liszt 
  • Gustav Mahler 
  • Felix Mendelssohn 
  • Claudio Monteverdi 
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 
  • Modest Mussorgsky 
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 
  • Francis Poulenc 
  • Sergei Prokofiev 
  • Giacomo Puccini 
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff 
  • Maurice Ravel 
  • Gioacchino Rossini 
  • Arnold Schoenberg 
  • Franz Schubert 
  • Clara Schumann 
  • Robert Schumann 
  • Dmitri Shostakovich 
  • John Philip Sousa 
  • Richard Strauss 
  • Igor Stravinsky 
  • Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky 
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams 
  • Giuseppe Verdi 
  • Antonio Vivaldi 
  • Richard Wagner 
  • The Medieval Era 
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