Composers of the 20th Century
...15th century parody mass and the quodlibet. Specifically, Stravinsky used music attributed to his predecessors such as Giovanni Pergolesi to make his piece, Pulcinella. At another instance, Stravinsky used Tchaikovsky’s music to develop his technique which he used in his ballet, The Fairy’s Kiss. In light of the foregoing, it is clear that Stravinsky serves as an element of continuation in the 19th century Romantic tradition (Schmidt, 40... Insert Introduction Two of the most impressionable and renowned composers of the early 20th century are Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (June 17th, 1882- April 6th, 1971) and Arnold Schoenberg (September 13th- July 13th, 1951). These two are famous in the world of music...