Describes the history of classical music in Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Early Romantic, Romantic, and post 'Great War' time periods. Talks about a wide variety of classical composers in all of these time periods, as well as depicting a short biography on a few of the popular composers; Mozart, Beethoven, Verdi, etc
Emmanuelle Haïm (1982) developed a regular activity as continuo player and musical assistant in a number of opera houses. Though nobody realized it at the time, she was also studying conducting. This activity naturally led her to conducting, thus realising a long-held dream. Her conducting debut was as unplanned as her turn toward the harpsichord. A new figure on the Baroque music scene in the early 2000's, she electrified audiences with passion & interpretations operatic and choral works.