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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

Edvard Grieg

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for May 2017 is Edvard Grieg.

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Antonin Dvořák

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for April 2017 is Antonin Dvořák.

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Johann Sebastian Bach

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for March 2017 is Johann Sebastian Bach.

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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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Ludwig van Beethoven

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for December 2016 is Ludwig van Beethoven.

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Maurice Ravel

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for October 2016 is Maurice Ravel.

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Georges Bizet

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for January 2016 is Frédéric Chopin.

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George Frideric Handel

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for December 2015 is George Frideric Handel.

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Johann Sebastian Bach

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for June 2015 is Johann Sebastian Bach.

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Georges Bizet

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WMHT's Composer of the Month for September 2014 is Georges Bizet.

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