The Great Composer Quiz – September 18, 2020
This time, it’s a Quiz about networking with greatness. This Great Composer received his entire musical education from another Great Composer. He went on to develop a style that was distinctly different from that of his teacher, called the “sensitive style,” which was a dynamic contrast to the mannered style of the day. Another Great Composers said of our Great Composer, “He is the father, we are the children.” Speaking of fathers, our Great Composer would eventually replace his godfather, another Great Composer, as director of music in a key music center. So who was this well connected man, this Great Composer?