Welcome to the only French/English website entirely dedicated to the American composer Samuel Barber (1910-1981). Here you will find:
- Details of the current concerts connected to Barber, throughout the world ;
- A brief biography of the composer of the world-famous Adagio for strings ;
- A chronological and a topical catalogue of Barber’s works ;
- A review of the best recordings, past and present, available to the public ;
- The official page of Capricorn, the French Samuel Barber Society ;
- An up-to-date selection of video and audio performances of Barber's Music ;
- A number of links to find out more about the life and works of the composer.
Last update : All the Barber concerts in May are in our Agenda section. Also this month, an enthralling performance of the Essay for Orchestra No.2 by the Orchestre national de Lyon conducted by Leonard Slatkin !