Post 1900's era

Timeline created by Giansheebole
In Music
  • Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)

    Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)
    Finnish composer and violinist. Introduced music styles that are today considered modern; symphonies, concertos.
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  • Ralph Vaughn Williams (1872-1958)

    Ralph Vaughn Williams (1872-1958)
    Leader in English folk song and hymns. Concertos, chamber music, band and orchestral, etc.
  • Gustav Holst (1874-1934)

    Gustav Holst (1874-1934)
    English composer. Best known for The Planets, and Suites in F and Eb. Original works that set precedent.
  • Bela Bartok (1881-1945)

    Bela Bartok (1881-1945)
    Hungarian composer and pianist. Ethnomusicologist; incorporated his culture's music into his own works. Concertos, orchestral, chamber music, etc. Did not know that the bass trombone cannot play a glissando from B to F.
  • Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)

    Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971)
    Uniquely interesting for his time period. Composed symphonies, choral music.
  • Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

    Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
    Russian composer and pianist. Composed all sorts of music, famous low brass orchestral parts and excerpts.
  • Aaron Copland (1900-1990)

    Aaron Copland (1900-1990)
    American composer. Modern classic, still widely appreciated. Composed a variety of music.