His work is notable for integrating electronic music sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements.Jean Sibelius ( pronunciation (help·info)) (8 December 1865 – 20 September 1957) was a Finnish composer of the later Romantic period whose music played an important role in the formation of the Finnish national identity.Nonetheless he frequently adapted Russian traditional melodies and dance forms in his music, which enhanced his success in his home country. Petersburg at the premiere of his Third Orchestral Suite may have been due in large part to his concluding the work with a polonaise.He also used a polonaise for the final movement of his Third Symphony.Aesthetically, Tchaikovsky remained open to all aspects of Saint Petersburg musical life.He was impressed by Serov and Balakirev as well as the classical values upheld by the conservatory.
Early success in Germany was followed by travel throughout Europe; Mendelssohn was particularly well received in England as a composer, conductor and soloist, and his ten visits there, during which many of his major works were premiered, form an important part of his adult career.
Hans Florian Zimmer (born September 12, 1957) is a German film score composer and music producer.
He has composed music for over 100 films, including Hollywood blockbusters such as the Pirates of the Caribbean series, Gladiator, The Lion King, The Da Vinci Code and The Dark Knight.
His essentially conservative musical tastes however set him apart from many of his more adventurous musical contemporaries such as Liszt, Wagner and Berlioz.
The Conservatory he founded at Leipzig became a bastion of this anti-radical outlook.