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Composer's Classroom 


Welcome to 'Composer’s Classroom,' an on-air and online feature from WMHT-FM. You can hear Bill Winans on this month's composer just after the 7 a.m. news on Friday mornings on WMHT-FM. *Teachers: For related composer and classical music resources visit PBS Learning Media.*

Composer's Classroom

Antonin Dvořák

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for September 2018 is Antonin Dvořák.

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George Frederic Handel

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Handel was born in Germany in the same year as Johann Sebastian Bach and Domenico Scarlatti.

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Maurice Ravel

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for July 2018 is Maurice Ravel.

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Georg Philipp Telemann

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German Baroque composer. One of the most prolific composers in history. He was compared favorably to both J.S. Bach and Handel.

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Ludwig van Beethoven

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for May 2018 is Ludwig van Beethoven.

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Arvo Pärt

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for March 2018 is Arvo Pärt.

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Claude Debussy

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for March 2018 is Claude Debussy.

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Johannes Brahms

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for February 2018 is Johannes Brahms.

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Antonio Vivaldi

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for January 2018 is Antonio Vivaldi.

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Sir Edward Elgar

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for December 2017 is Sir Edward Elgar.

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