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  • Johann Pachelbel

    Johann Pachelbel
    Canon in D Major
    Baroque
    Died 9 March 1706
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi
    Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons)
    Baroque
    Died 28 July 1741
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach
    Ich hatte viel Bekummernis
    Baroque
    Died 28 July 1750
  • George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel
    Acis and Galatea in 1717
    Baroque
    14 April 1759
  • Franz Joseph Haydn

    Franz Joseph Haydn
    Symphony No. 101, the Clock Symphony, 2nd movement (chamber arrangement)
    Classical
    31 May 1809
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Requiem Mass
    Classical
    Died 5 December 1791
  • Ludwig van Beetoven

    Ludwig van Beetoven
    Germany
    Classial & Romantic
    Died March 26, 1827
    Fur Elise
  • Frédéric François Chopin

    Frédéric François Chopin
    Polish
    Romantic
    Etude
    Died 17 October 1849
  • Wilhelm Richard Wagner

    Wilhelm Richard Wagner
    German
    Romantic
    Faust Overture
    Died 13 February 1883
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
    Russian
    Classical
    Romeo and Juliet Overture
    Died November 6, 1893
  • Edvard Grieg

    Edvard Grieg
    Norwegian
    Romantic
    Lyric Suite
    Died 4 September 1907
  • Achille-Claude Debussy

    Achille-Claude Debussy
    French
    Impressionism
    Bilitis
    Died 25 March 1918
  • Scott Joplin

    Scott Joplin
    African-American
    Ragtime
    Maple Leaf Rag
    Died April 1, 1917
  • Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky

    Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
    Russian
    20th Century
    The Rite of Spring
    Died 6 April 1971
  • Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington

    Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington
    American
    Jazz
    I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
    Died May 24, 1974
  • Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong
    American
    Jazz
    Stardust
    Died July 6, 1971
  • Alton Glenn Miller

    Alton Glenn Miller
    American
    Big Band
    Little Brown Jug
    MIA December 15, 1944
  • William James "Count" Basie

    William James "Count" Basie
    American
    Jazz
    Atomic Swing
    Died April 26, 1984
  • Benjamin David "Benny" Goodman

    Benjamin David "Benny" Goodman
    American
    Jazz
    A Jazz Holiday
    Died June 13, 1986
  • John Milton Cage Jr.

    John Milton Cage Jr.
    American
    20th Century
    Cheap Imitation
    Died August 12, 1992
  • Billie Holiday

    Billie Holiday
    American
    Jazz
    God Bless the Child
    Died July 17, 1959
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    Ella Fitzgerald
    American
    Jazz
    Hello, Love
    Died June 15, 1996
  • John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie

    John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie
    American
    Jazz
    Salt Peanuts
    Died January 6, 1993
  • Charles "Charlie" Parker, Jr.

    Charles "Charlie" Parker, Jr.
    Jazz
    Bird Gets the Worm
    Died March 12, 1955
  • Sarah Lois Vaughan

    Sarah Lois Vaughan
    American
    Jazz
    The Divine One
    Died April 3, 1990
  • William John Clifton Haley

    William John Clifton Haley
    American
    Rock and Roll
    Crazy Man, Crazy
    Died February 9, 1981
  • Riley B. King

    Riley B. King
    American
    Blues
    The Thrill is Gone
  • Miles Dewey Davis III

    Miles Dewey Davis III
    American
    Jazz
    Go Ahead John
    Died September 28, 1991
  • Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry

    Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry
    Rock and Roll
    My Ding-a-Ling
  • Ray Charles Robinson

    Ray Charles Robinson
    Blues
    Ellie My Love
    Died June 10, 2004
  • Jiles Perry "J. P." Richardson, Jr.

    Jiles Perry "J. P." Richardson, Jr.
    Rock and Roll
    Running Bear
    Died February 3, 1959
  • Elvis Aaron Presley

    Elvis Aaron Presley
    Rock and Roll
    Love Me Tender
    Died August 16, 1977
  • Jerry Lee Lewis

    Jerry Lee Lewis
    Rock and Roll
    Crazy Arms
  • Charles Hardin Holley

    Charles Hardin Holley
    Rock and Roll
    Crying, Waiting, Hoping
    Died February 3, 1959
  • Herbert Jeffrey "Herbie" Hancock

    Herbert Jeffrey "Herbie" Hancock
    American
    Jazz
    Rockit
  • Joan Baez

    Joan Baez
    Folk
    Joe Hill
  • Ritchie Valens

    Ritchie Valens
    Rock and Roll
    The Day the Music Died
    Died February 3, 1959
  • Bob Dylan

    Bob Dylan
    Rock
    Talkin' John Birch Paranoid Blues
  • Aretha Louise Franklin

    Aretha Louise Franklin
    Soul
    Respect
  • James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix

    James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix
    Rock
    Hey Joe
    Died September 18, 1970
  • Janis Lyn Joplin

    Janis Lyn Joplin
    Blues
    Ball and Chain
    Died October 4, 1970
  • Joni Mitchell

    Joni Mitchell
    Canadian
    Folk
    You've Got a Friend
  • Elton John

    Elton John
    Rock
    Candle in the Wind
  • Billy Joel

    Billy Joel
    Rock
    We are the World
  • The Beatles

    The Beatles
    England
    Rock
    In My Life
  • The Beach Boys

    The Beach Boys
    Rock
    Surfin USA
  • The Rolling Stones

    The Rolling Stones
    England
    Rock
    Let it Bleed
  • The Who

    The Who
    Rock
    My Generation
  • The Mamas and the Papas

    The Mamas and the Papas
    Folk Rock
    Don't Call Me Mama Anymore
  • The Grateful Dead

    The Grateful Dead
    Rock
    The Golden Road
  • Led Zeppelin

    Led Zeppelin
    Hard Rock
    Stairway to Heaven
  • ABBA

    ABBA
    Disco
    Dancing Queen
  • Kiss

    Kiss
    Hard Rock
    Crazy Crazy Nights
  • The Clash

    The Clash
    Punk
    Train in Vain
  • The Cars

    The Cars
    Rock
    Drive
  • The Village People

    The Village People
    Disco
    Y.M.C.A.
  • Green Day

    Green Day
    Punk
    American Idiot
  • James Joseph Brown, Jr.

    James Joseph Brown, Jr.
    Funk
    I Got You
    Died December 25, 2006