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285 People in group: Profession; Composers

George Frideric Handel

1685-1759
Composer
Sitter associated with 36 portraits

Henry Purcell

1659-1695
Composer
Sitter associated with 11 portraits

Richard Addinsell

1904-1977
Composer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Thomas Joseph Edmund Adès

1971-
Composer
Sitter in 3 portraits

William Alwyn

1905-1985
Composer
Sitter in 6 portraits

Julian Anderson

1967-
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Neil Richard Ardley

1937-2004
Composer, musician and writer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ludovico Ariosto

1474-1533
Composer
Sitter associated with 1 portrait

Thomas Augustine Arne

1710-1778
Composer
Sitter in 5 portraits

Richard Anthony Sayer Arnell

1917-2009
Conductor and composer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir Malcolm Henry Arnold

1921-2006
Composer
Sitter in 6 portraits

Samuel Arnold

1740-1802
Composer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Johann Christian Bach

1735-1782
Composer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Johann Sebastian Bach

1685-1750
Composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Francis Athelstone Baines

1917-1999
Doublebassist, composer and conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Albert Edward Baker

1875-1945
Organist and composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Michael William Balfe

1808-1870
Composer
Sitter associated with 8 portraits

John Banister

1662-1736
Violinist and composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Granville Bantock

1868-1946
Composer
Sitter in 8 portraits

Sir Joseph Barnby

1838-1896
Composer and conductor
Sitter in 4 portraits

John Barnett

1802-1890
Composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

John Barry

1933-2011
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Jonathan Battishill

1738-1801
Musical composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Arnold Bax

1883-1953
Composer
Sitter in 33 portraits

David Bedford

1937-
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ludwig van Beethoven

1770-1827
Composer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Sir Julius Benedict

1804-1885
Conductor and composer
Sitter in 16 portraits

Arthur Benjamin

1893-1960
Composer
Sitter in 12 portraits

George William John Benjamin

1960-
Composer, conductor and pianist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Richard Rodney Bennett

1936-2012
Composer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Sir William Sterndale Bennett

1816-1875
Composer
Sitter in 8 portraits

Francesco Berger

1834-1933
Pianist, composer and teacher of music
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir Lennox Randal Francis Berkeley

1903-1989
Composer
Sitter in 23 portraits

Michael Fitzhardinge Berkeley

1948-
Composer and broadcaster; son of Sir Lennox Berkeley
Sitter in 5 portraits

Henri Montan Berton

1767-1844
Composer and teacher
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ferdinando Bertoni

1725-1813
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Harrison Birtwistle

1934-
Composer
Sitter in 7 portraits

Sir Henry Rowley Bishop

1786-1855
Composer of operas and glees
Sitter in 3 portraits

Stanley Black (Solomon Schwartz)

1913-2002
Composer and conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Arthur Edward Drummond Bliss

1891-1975
Composer
Sitter in 41 portraits

John Blockley

1801-1882
Music publisher and composer
Artist associated with 1 portrait

Rutland Boughton

1878-1960
Composer
Sitter in 6 portraits

William Boyce

1711-1779
Organist and composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Sir (Alfred) Herbert Brewer

1865-1928
Organist and composer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Frank Bridge

1879-1941
Musician and composer
Sitter in 6 portraits

Benjamin Britten

1913-1976
Composer
Sitter in 117 portraits | Artist of 5 portraits

Gavin Bryars

1943-
Composer and contrabass player
Sitter in 2 portraits

John Bull

1563?-1628
Composer
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Hans Guido von Bülow, Baron von Bülow

1830-1894
Conductor, pianist and composer
Sitter in 4 portraits

Diana Elizabeth Jane Burrell

1948-
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Alan Dudley Bush

1900-1995
Composer, conductor and pianist
Sitter in 6 portraits

John Wall Callcott

1766-1821
Composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Howard Carr

1880-1960
Composer and operatic conductor
Sitter in 4 portraits

Pablo Casals (né Pau Casals Defilló)

1876-1973
Cellist, composer and conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait

James Cervetto

1747-1837
Cellist and composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Frederic Chopin

1810-1849
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Muzio Clementi

1752-1832
Composer and pianist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Albert Coates

1882-1953
Conductor and composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Eric Coates

1886-1957
Composer and conductor
Sitter in 5 portraits

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

1875-1912
Musical composer
Sitter in 6 portraits