Written by Sara R. Longwell, M.M. Ed, LPMT, MT-BC
October is LGBT History Month, and with that in mind, we’re sharing some wonderful artists and composers who are celebrated this month. They are categorized so you can quickly find the most relevant musicians and composers by genre.
Manuel de Falla
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Contemporary classical composers: Stephen Hough, Jennifer Higdon, Gareth Farr
Listen to Leonard Bernstein conduct the 1812 Overture by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Rock and Pop Musicians and Songwriters
Watch Atlanta-natives, Indigo Girls, perform their Billboard charting song, Closer to Fine.
Americana/Country Musicians and Songwriters
Here is Brandi Carlile’s newly released video, Party of One, featuring pop musician, Sam Smith.
If you are inspired to learn music by these artists, please visit our friends at PianoWorks to learn more.