At the Raglan schools, we have a new composer every month where children listen to and explore pieces of music by a variety of composers.

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  • Published on 25/09/19 by Katherine Hart

    September: Leonard Bernstein

    Welcome back, our first composer of the term is Leonard Bernstein.
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  • Published on 05/06/18 by Katherine Hart

    June: Edward Elgar

    BORN: 1857 / DIED: 1934 / NATIONALITY: British
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  • Published on 05/06/18 by Katherine Hart

    May: Duke Ellington

    Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington  (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974)
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  • Published on 31/01/18 by Katherine Hart

    February: Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius  (8 December 1865 –20 September 1957)
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  • Published on 17/01/18 by Katherine Hart

    January: Jaco Pastorius

    John Francis Anthony "Jaco" Pastorius December 1, 1951 – September 21, 1987)
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  • Published on 01/11/17 by Admin

    Composer of the month: Henry Purcell

    Born in England: 1659–1695 He is considered to be England's greatest composer of the Baroque era. On September 10, 1677, Purcell was given the Court position of composer-in-ordinary for the violins.  Purcell, a great keyboard virtuoso. 
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  • Published on 09/10/17 by Admin

    Composer of the month: Aaron Copland

    Aaron Copland American Composer 1900-1990
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