This is an alphabetical list of classical music composers sorted by eras.

See: list of composers for composers of other genres of music.

See also: Classical music.

Table of contents
1 Medieval era
2 Renaissance era
3 Baroque era
4 Classical era
5 Romantic era
6 20th century classical music

Medieval era

Up to around 1500. See also Medieval music.

Renaissance era

From about 1500 to 1600. See also
Renaissance music.

Baroque era

''From about 1600 to 1750. See also
Baroque music.

Classical era

''From about 1750 to 1820. See also
Classical music era.

Romantic era

From about 1820 to 1900. See also
Romantic music.

20th century classical music

list of 20th century classical composers and 20th century classical music.