Lunch with the Composers is a great way to introduce kids to classical music. The posts go up on Sunday afternoon - each week there is a new piece of music and information about the composer with a video link included.
Franz Liszt was a major figure in music, an innovator in the way he combined creative fire with a fully developed appreciation of both the music of contemporary composers and the great musical figures from the past.
Weve had Johannes Brahms on here before, but we really cant stress the the hotness of this Romantic composer. Did we mention that he played piano in brothels to make ends meet? Submitted by Carl Rhodes of the artist
American conposer Samuel Barber Some of his best-known works include the operas "Vanessa" and "Antony and Cleopatra," the "Adagio for Strings," "The School for Scandal" overture, and the "Medea" ballet.