Arts Music Composition Composers G Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von
Christoph Gluck (1714 - 1787) is considered a reformer in the world of opera. The German (born in Erasbach) and Austrian (lived for many years and died in Vienna) composer moved toward more realism in reaction to the highly stylized works of the Late Baroque period.

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Christoph Willibald Gluck
Biography noting his escape from his father's disapproval, portraits, partial discography, notable works, and related material from theHere Of A Sunday Morning radio program.
Christoph Willibald Gluck
Find A Grave entry of the composer's tomb with biographical background and links to others buried in the cemetery.
Christoph Willibald Gluck
Biography, key works, timeline, recommended recordings, quotes, and suggested further resources from Humanities Web.
Christoph Willibald Gluck
Filmography listing movies and television programs based upon or otherwise using his works from the Internet Movie Database (IMDb).
Christoph Willibald von Gluck (1714-1787)
Vocal works, some with German, French, or Italian texts, a few also with English translations. From the Lied and Art Song Texts Page at REC Music.
Classical Archives - Christoph Willibald von Gluck
Biography, works offered in MIDI, MP3, and Windows Media audio formats, including live recordings of featured artists.
Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714 - 1787)
Brief biography, caricature, and summaries of his operatic and balletic music with Naxos discography. - Christoph Willibald Ritter von Gluck
Links, recommended recordings and books, new and forthcoming recordings, music editions and pictures of Gluck.
Ritter Gluck: A Recollection from the Year 1809
John Louis Miller translation of the E. T. A. Hoffmann story of a series of encounters with the composer. If the date is correct then the story is a fabrication; however, it gives insight into Gluck's later life. [PDF]
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