Honoring the great 19th century French symphonic composer who still to this day, hasn’t gotten her fair share of acclaim.
Tag: 20th century composer
Today we take a look at 10 essential scores that changed the game for what roles and responsibilities composers take to bring a film to life.
Hey! It’s the 20th episode of “Themes and Variation!” We have a ton of fun making this podcast, so this episode is all about whimsical songs.
Taken from our “Themes and Variation” companion course on Soundfly, this lesson uses Saint-Saëns’ to explore how stories get told musically.
My journey to discover more women composers led me to create a database of scores written by women from the last 150 years. Here’s how.
Stravinsky’s music and the music of Charlie Parker and John Coltrane have been compared to Cubism, is jazz the connector? We trace the influences.
Composers throughout history have created great masterworks of art during times of hardship, here’s an examination of three such pieces.
Today we’re taking an introductory look at one of the 20th century’s most daring avant-garde composers and his music, Christian Wolff.
We look at Ligeti’s famous composition in order to decide how much, or how little, the use of music’s foundational parameters really matter in composing.
This list profiles the most influential composers of the current century. But these artists are linked by more than just their accolades. Read on!