Who Is The Greatest Composer Of The 21st Century?

Who is the greatest composer of our time?

Ludwig van BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven (1770–1827) The German composer and pianist Ludwig van Beethoven is widely regarded as the greatest composer who ever lived..

Who is the one of the most important and influential composers of the 20th century?

Igor Fyodorovich StravinskyIgor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (17 June 1882–6 April 1971) was a Russian (and later, a naturalized French and American) composer, pianist and conductor. He is widely considered one of the most important and influential composers of the 20th century.

Who was the last great composer?

StravinskyThe composer George Perle observed when Stravinsky died that the world was without a great composer for the first time in six hundred years. It still is.

Who is the greatest composer of the 20th century?

You Gotta Know These 20th-Century ComposersIgor Stravinsky (1882–1971). … Arnold Schoenberg (1874–1951). … Benjamin Britten (1913–1976). … Aaron Copland “COPE”-lund (1900–1990). … Sergei Prokofiev (1891–1953). … Dmitri Shostakovich (1906–1975). … Béla Bartók (1881–1945). … Charles Ives (1874–1954).More items…