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What is the first classical composer whose music you remember being able to recognize?

Asked by tabbycat (1803points) August 23rd, 2008
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anthony81212's avatar

Mozart’s variations on “Ah vous dirai-je, Maman”, the melody to Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

JackAdams's avatar

I’d say it was probably Ludwig von Beethoven.

His 9th Symphony leaps to mind.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=imv2M64t_og

August 23, 2008, 3:24 PM EDT

stratman37's avatar

Beethoven – his 5th. dun dun dun DUN!!!

MacBean's avatar

Vivaldi. Still my favorite.

loser's avatar

Mozart!

seVen's avatar

Frederic Chopin since he’s my fellow countryman.
Especially his famous burial march .

oceansmist's avatar

Mozart was the first one I remember.

scamp's avatar

Beethoven

JackAdams's avatar

Has anyone ever heard of the “Funeral March for a Marionette?”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3nOfjHPcflI

August 23, 2008, 5:13 PM EDT

mzgator's avatar

Mozart, The Magic Flute

marinelife's avatar

Bach. Love at first hear.

gailcalled's avatar

Bach also.

emt333's avatar

Beethoven

tidesong's avatar

Mozart Symphony No. 40 and Requiem; and Beethoven Symphony No. 5.

left3rd's avatar

Brahms – Piano Concerto #2

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