One of my fellow TOS Crew Members just started hosting this Meme. We enjoy studying great composers, so I thought I'd join in.
So far we've studied some of the history and music of:
We enjoyed learning about Vivaldi last term and so we are on to Handel.
I am fortunate to have part of 'The Classical Collection' which is one of those fortnightly magazines I used to get. Each magazine looked at a different composer which included a bit of his history, a timeline, quotes and sheet music and also looked at different instruments. The magazine also had an accompanying CD with some of the beautiful music of the composer. Here is an amazing post about this collection.
Apart from this collection we get books from the library to read more about these amazing people.
So in my next post I'll let you know how our study on Handel is going.