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453 People in group: Profession; Classical musicians

George Frideric Handel

1685-1759
Composer
Sitter associated with 36 portraits

Henry Purcell

1659-1695
Composer
Sitter associated with 11 portraits

Karl Friedrich Abel

1723-1787
Composer and concert impresario
Sitter in 5 portraits

Richard Addinsell

1904-1977
Composer
Sitter in 4 portraits

John Addison

1920-1998
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

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

Ernest Ansermet

1883-1969
Conductor
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

Daniel François Esprit Auber

1782-1871
Composer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Frederic Austin

1872-1952
Singer and composer
Sitter associated with 2 portraits

Richard Austin

1903-1989
Conductor
Sitter in 11 portraits

Johann Christian Bach

1735-1782
Composer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Johann Sebastian Bach

1685-1750
Composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Gina Bachauer

1913-1976
Greek pianist; wife of Alec Sherman
Sitter in 1 portrait

Walter Bache

1842-1888
Pianist
Sitter in 2 portraits

Wilhelm Backhaus

1884-1969
German pianist
Sitter in 3 portraits

Dame Isobel Baillie

1895-1983
Singer
Sitter in 11 portraits

Sir Edward Cuthbert Bairstow

1874-1946
Organist and composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Janet Baker

1933-
Singer
Sitter in 12 portraits

Michael William Balfe

1808-1870
Composer
Sitter associated with 8 portraits

Sir Granville Bantock

1868-1946
Composer
Sitter in 8 portraits

Sir John Barbirolli

1899-1970
Conductor and cellist
Sitter in 17 portraits

Herbert Bardgett

active 1940s
Chorus pianist; Huddersfield Choral Scociety choirmaster and conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Daniel Barenboim

1942-
Pianist, conductor and musical director; husband of Jacqueline du Pré
Sitter in 7 portraits

John Barnett

1802-1890
Composer
Sitter in 2 portraits

Rudolf Borisovich Barshai

1924-2010
Soviet conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Arnold Bax

1883-1953
Composer
Sitter in 33 portraits

Hugh Cecil Bean

1929-2003
Violinist
Sitter in 2 portraits

David Bedford

1937-
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Thomas Beecham, 2nd Bt

1879-1961
Conductor
Sitter in 24 portraits

Sidney Beer

1899-1971
Conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait

Ludwig van Beethoven

1770-1827
Composer
Sitter in 3 portraits

Nicola Benedetti

1987-
Violinist
Sitter in 1 portrait

Sir Julius Benedict

1804-1885
Conductor and composer
Sitter in 15 portraits

Arthur Benjamin

1893-1960
Composer
Sitter in 11 portraits