Unit Seven: Modern Romantic

Important Composers of the era:

Richard Strauss (1864-1949)  

Carl Nielsen (1865-1931) 

Jean Sibelius (1865-1957)  

Edward Elgar (1857-1934) 

Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943

Musical Examples: (Excerpts)

HoIst Planets Jupiter                                            

Khachaturian Saber Dance                                                                                                                                                                                   

Sibelius Finlandia                                                                                                      

 Strauss Don Juan                                                                                                     

Entire Selections: (many more to be added)