The Classical Genius Composer Series is comprised of twenty-four, one hour audio biographical programs giving remarkable insights of the struggles and victories in the lives of the greatest composers of all time. It is a history of music as a cultural artifact told through the life-stories of the ingenious individuals who invigorated the work with the music they created. From Bach to Schoenberg, their lives unfold against the historical backdrop of their times with the same individual clarity recognized in each of their master works. Hear the varied circumstances into which each of these musical giants was born, and how they rose to prominence in their own unique way. The series takes you on a journey through the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Modern and Twentieth-Century musical eras and fifty-five incredible individuals who arose within them and created the beautiful masterpieces still heard today.