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Composer Combat: Tchaikovsky Vs Rimsky-Koraskov

This month we’re considering head-to-head match ups, starting with these 28 composers left as a comment in “10 Classical Music Composers Recommended by Charlie Martin”:

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After yesterday’s opening match-up pitting William Byrd vs Thomas Tallis, another of PJ Lifestyle’s classical music professionals offered his suggestions for match-ups:

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Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture

vs

Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Overture

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0lAV4I5-Fpc

Here are the previous recordings included so far in this feature. Please leave your suggestions in the comments, on twitter to @DaveSwindle, or via email: DaveSwindlePJM AT Gmail.com

Johann Sebastian Bach

Ludwig van Beethoven

Hector Berlioz

John Dowland

George Frideric Handel

Joseph Haydn

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Felix Mendelssohn

Maurice Ravel

Richard Strauss

Franz Schubert

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Antonio Vivaldi

10 Recommended by Charlie Martin

Franz Liszt

Rimsky-Korsakov

Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky

Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin

Mily Balakirev

Cesar Cui

Frederic Chopin, Gabriel Faure

Charles Gounod, Erik Satie

28 Recommendations from Commenter Markham S. Pyle

William Byrd and Thomas Tallis