The Origin of the Clarinet
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The Origin of the Clarinet

The clarinet is a musical instrument that was invented in 1690 from an instrument that was called the chalumeau. The ┬áchalumeau is believed to be the first instrument that was a single reed instrument. It was Johann Christof Denner in Nuremberg, Germany, who modified the chalumeau to make an instrument that became known as the…

Top Composers of All Time
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Top Composers of All Time

Many of the top composers of music came from Germany. Such genius composers including: Joseph Haydn, Ludwig van Beethoven, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. By the 1800s these composers had greatly influenced other musicians all over the world. Much of the compositions written by these three composers showed the influence of Viennese music, and so became…