Medieval

(500–1400)
Adam de la Halle
Bernart de Ventadorn
Franco of Cologne
Gautier de Coincy
Johannes Ciconia
John Dunstaple
Guillaume de Machaut
Hildegard of Bingen
Jacopo da Bologna
Léonin
Leonel Power
Francesco Landini
Oswald von Wolkenstein
Pérotin
Guiraut Riquier
Solage
Philippe de Vitry
Walther von der Vogelweide

Renaissance

(1400–1600)
Alexander Agricola
Gilles Binchois
William Byrd
Thomas Crecquillon
John Dowland
John Dunstaple
Walter Frye
Giovanni Gabrieli
Carlo Gesualdo
Nicolas Gombert
Orlande de Lassus
Pierre de Manchicourt
Johannes Ockeghem
Jacob Obrecht
Jacob Clemens non Papa
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Josquin des Prez
Philippe Rogier
Heinrich Schütz
Thomas Tallis
John Taverner

Baroque

(1600–1760)
Tomaso Albinoni
Johann Sebastian Bach
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
Dieterich Buxtehude
Arcangelo Corelli
François Couperin
Girolamo Frescobaldi
George Fridrich Händel
Jean-Baptiste Lully
Claudio Monteverdi
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Henry Purcel
Alessandro Scarlatti
Domenico Scarlatti
Giuseppe Tartini
Georg Philipp Telemann
Antonio Vivaldi
Jan Dismas Zelenka

Classicism

(1750–1830)
Ludwig van Beethoven
Franz Benda
Georges Bizet
Carlo Cecere
Carl Czerny
Jan Ladislav Dussek
Johann Ernst Eberlin
Christopher Willibald Gluck
Johann Gottlieb Graun
Joseph Haydn
Johann Nepomuk Hummel
Johann Gottlieb Janitsch
Franz Liszt
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Claudio Monteverdi
Santa della Pietà
Franz Xaver Richter
Antonio Salieri
Giovanni Battista Sammartini
Domenico Scarlatti
Franz Schubert
Antonio Soler
Carl Maria von Weber

Romantism

(1815–1910)
Adolphe Adam
Charles-Valentin Alkan
Daniel Auber
Ludwig van Beethoven
Vincenzo Bellini
Hector Berlioz
Franz Berwald
Johannes Brahms
Anton Bruckner
Max Bruch
Frederyk Chopin
Félicien David
Ferdinand David
Gaetano Donizetti
Antonín Dvořák
John Field
César Franck
Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka
Edvard Hagerup Grieg
Fromental Halévy
Friedrich Kalkbrenner
Ferencz Liszt
Johann Carl Gottfried Loewe
Pietro Mascagni
Gustave Mahler
Heinrich Marschner
Santiago Masarnau Fernández
Étienne Méhul
Félix Mendelsson Bartholdy
Giacomo Meyerbeer
Ignaz Moscheles
Nikola Rimskyi Korsakov
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky
Jacques Offenbach
Nicolo Paganini
Anton Reicha (Rejcha
Gioachino Rossini
Franz Schubert
Robert Schumann
Jean Sibelius
Bedřich Smetana
Gaspare Spontini
Sigismond Thalberg
Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
Giuseppe Verdi
Jan Václav Voříšek
Richard Wagner
Carl Maria von Weber

Impresionism

(1870–1930)
Isaac Albéniz
Lili Boulanger
Camille Saint-Saens
André Caplet
Claude Debussy
Frederick Delius
Enrique Granados
Charles Tomlinson Griffes
Arthur Honneger
Federico Mompou
Maurice Ravel
Max Reger
Albert Roussel
Erik Satie
Alexander Scriabin
Igor Stravinsky
Karol Szymanowski

20th Century

(1900–2000)
Sándor Balassa
Alban Berg
Malcolm Arnold
Arnold Bax
Béla Bartók
Leonard Bernstein
Harrison Birtwistle
Ernest Bloch
William Bolcom
Alexander Borodin
Frank Bridge
Benjamin Britten
John Cage
George Crumb
Luigi Dallapiccola
Frederick Delius
Franco Donatoni
Henri Dutilleux
Edward Elgar
Brian Eno
Gabriel Fauré
Morton Feldman
Reinhold Glière
Percy Grainger
George Gershwin
Howard Hanson
Roy Harris
Lou Harrison
Pierre Henry
Paul Hindemith
Gustav Holst
Alan Hovhaness
Scott Joplin
Aram Khachaturian
Zoltán Kodály
Włodzimierz Kotoński
György Kurtág
Kamilló Lendvay
György Ligeti
Witold Lutosławski
Gian Carlo Menotti
Carl Nielsen
Carl Orff
Arvo Pärt
Sergej Prokofijev
Harry Partch
Krzysztof Penderecki
Ástor Piazzolla
Francis Poulenc
Giacomo Puccini
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Joaquín Rodrigo
Ned Rorem
Carl Ruggles
Arnold Schoenberg
Dmitry Shostakovich
Shchedrin Rodion
Peter Sculthorpe
Elie Siegmeister
Alfred Schnittke
Richard Strauss
Josef Tal
Boris Tischenko
Michael Tippett
Galina Ustvolskaya
Heitor Villa-Lobos
Edgar Varése
William Walton
Kurt Weill
Charles Maria Widor
Anton Webern
Charles Wuorinen

Minimalism

La Monte Young
Philip Glass
Steve Reich
Terry Riley

Contemporary

Henryk Górecki
Nicholas Jackson
Lydia Kakabadse
Arvo Pärt
Alla Pavlova
Einojuhani Rautavaara
Carl Rütti
Frank Zappa
John Zorn

Czech Music

20th Century – today
Báchorek Milan
Bárta Jiří
Bažant Jaromír
Burghauser Jarmil
Ceremuga Josef
Domažlický František
Eben Petr
Faltus Leoš
Felix Václav
Fischer Jan Frank
Flosman Oldřich
Gregor Čestmír
Haas Pavel
Hanuš Jan
Hanzlík Petr
Hybler Martin
Janáček Leoš
Kalach Jiří
Klusák Jan
Kapr Jan
Kopecký Pavel
Korte Oldřich František
Kubička Miroslav
Mácha Otmar
Martinu Bohuslav
Matoušek Vlastislav
Medek Ivo
Ostrčil Otakar
Ryba Jan Jakub
Slavický Klement
Šesták Zdeněk
Suk Josef
Tausinger Jan
Vanhal Jan Křtitel
Viklický Emil
Wimmer Vladimír

Slovak Music

20th Century – today
Adamčiak Milan
Albrecht Alexander
Berger Roman
Beneš Juraj
Breiner Peter
Buffa Ivan
Burlas Martin
Figuš-Bystrý Viliam
Frešo Tibor
Cikker Ján
Godár Vlado
Hatrík Juraj
Holoubek Ladislav
Iršai Jevgenij
Kardoš Dezider
Krajčí Mirko
Kolman Peter
Kubička Víťazoslav
Machajdík Peter
Moyzes Alexander
Očenáš Andrej
Parík Ivan
Salva Tadeáš
Schneider-Trnavský Mikuláš
Sixta Jozef
Suchoň Eugen
Zeljenka Ilja