This is a listing of Classical composers; that is, only those people who wrote music primarily during the Classical period (1750 - 1820). It is not for everyone who ever wrote orchestral music, even though this is often lumped together as "classical."
Information on the period linked to biographical material for selected composers from The Conservatory at Humanities Web.
Wikipedia article outlining the style of the period, providing history of times within the period, and listing noted composers. Includes internal references to related people and topics plus external links.
Definition of this movement.
Biographies and discographies of several composers.
Inclusive list of fugues written in the 1700's, comprising all the relevant repertory up to date and links to classical musician pages.
Composers, major styles and developments, illustrations, and Real Audio RAM sound files from the Internet Public Library.
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