Georg Philipp Telemann

Self-Taught Composers

Georg Philipp Telemann never studied composition - he taught himself how to write music. There are quite a few composers who taught themselves, including Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Edward Elgar, Francis Poulenc, Scott Joplin and others.

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Music In This Episode

Wand of Youth Suite

Scheherazade

Gloria

Maple Leaf Rag

Celtic Symphony

Violin Concerto in E

Bach Brasileiras #5

Rhapsody in Blue

Gigue from Suite in D

Wand of Youth Suite

Scheherazade

Gloria

Maple Leaf Rag

Celtic Symphony

Violin Concerto in E

Bach Brasileiras #5

Rhapsody in Blue

Gigue from Suite in D