Avant-garde music
The term avant-garde is applied to music when it is considered "ahead of its time" by critics or fans, i.e., it contains unique or original elements, or it explores unusual fusions of different genres...
Ballet (music)
Ballet as a music form progressed from simply a complement to dance, to a concrete compositional form that often had as much value as the dance that went along with it. The dance form, originating in ...
List of classical music composers by era
This is a list of classical music composers by era.
See the List of Medieval composers and Medieval music.
Film score composers
A film score (also sometimes called background score, background music, film music or incidental music) is original music written specifically to accompany a film. The score forms part of the film's s...
Songwriter
A songwriter is an individual who writes songs and can also be called a composer. The pressure to produce popular hits has tended to distribute responsibility between a number of people. Popular cultu...
William Walton
Sir William Turner Walton OM (29 March 1902 – 8 March 1983) was an English composer. During a sixty-year career, he wrote music in several classical genres and styles, from film scores ...
Classical composers
This is a list of classical music composers by era.
See the List of Medieval composers and Medieval music.