Music to paint by

As we paint we listen to great music. This informs our:

  • Rhythm
  • Articulation
  • Phrasing
  • Dynamics
  • ... and so much more!

List A

Baroque Handel: Messiah
Classical Mozart: Opera Overtures
Romantic Brahms: Symphony No.4
Impressionist Gabriel Faure:
Pelleas et Melisande
Pavane
Fantaise por Flute
Masques et Bergamasques
Soundtrack John Williams: Harry Potter selections

List B

Baroque Vivaldi: Il Quatro Stagioni (The Four Seasons), performed by Nigel Kennedy.
Here is myself playing Vivaldi: Autumn with my string quartet.
Classical Haydn: Symphony No.1 in D Major, Symphony No.2 in C Major
Romantic Tchaikovsky: Excerpts from "The Nutcracker"
Impressionist Maurice Ravel: Rhapsodie Espagnol (Prelude a la nuit, Malaguena, Habanera, Feria)
La Valse
Pavane pour une Infante Defunte
Soundtrack John Williams: Raiders of the Lost Ark, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, E.T., Jurassic Park, Schindler's List, Saving Private Ryan (Hymn), A.I., Minority Report, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.

Here is my YouTube playlist which contains many of these pieces.