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Celebrated Boston pianist and composer ____ Beach
Les ____, loose group of 20th c French composers with whom Germaine Tailleferre was affiliated
Tragic heroine of Henry Purcell's opera adapted from Book IV of Vergil's Aeneid
18th century composer and keyboardist Nannerl ____
Heroine who sings 'Vissi d'arte' ('I lived for art')
Haydn's Symphony 85, 'La Reine' ('the ____'), so called because it was a favorite of Marie Antoinette
Wanda Landowska and Rosalyn Tureck were known for playing Bach on this instrument as well as on the piano.
Tempestuous Argentinian pianist Martha ____
Though they never met, Nadezhda von Meck supported this composer financially and had a long, intimate epistolary relationship with him.
Schubert's song cycle Die Schoene Muellerin (The Fair Maid of the ___)
Pseudonym of Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin, French writer best known for her association with Chopin
Notebook for Anna Magdalena ___
Mozart opera baddie Die Koenigen der Nacht (The ____ of the Night)
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Pelléas and ____ , Debussy's only completed opera
Early German composer ____ von Bingen
19th c virtuoso pianist and composer Clara Wieck ____
La Stupenda, soprano Dame Joan ____
Percy Grainger's '____ on the Shore'
Composer whose Symphonie Fantastique sprang from his obsession with actress Harriet Smithson
Alice Goodman wrote the libretto for John Adams' opera about this president.
Kiwi soprano Kiri Te Kanawa is one of few classical artists who belong to this ethnic group.
Beethoven's 'Fuer ___'
Jacqueline du Pré's instrument
Christmas Eve ballet of which Clara is the heroine
Controversial Richard Strauss opera which features the Dance of the Seven Veils

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