Field, John Composers Composition Music

Irish early Romantic piano composer John Field was born in 1782 and died in 1837. He receives credit as the inventor of the nocturne, a form later developed by Chopin and others.

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  • John Field - Karadar dictionary entry with life, works, related composer links, and field, john MIDI audio sample.
  • Field, John - Biography with musical training and influences, piano virtuosity and touring, composers influence on subsequent composers, noted compositions, and summary list of composers works. From the Grove Concise Dictionary of Music entry at composers WQXR radio.
  • Field, John (1782-1837) - Brief biographical sketch, caricature, comments on his piano composers works, and composers a Naxos discography.

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