Classical Era

Timeline created by Lacatalani
In Music
  • Classical Music

    Classical Music
    A lighter and less complex style of music with different instruments.
  • Franz Joseph Haydn

    Franz Joseph Haydn
    Franz Joseph Haydn was one of the first people to be credited for the move to the newer classical style.
  • C.P.E. Bach

    C.P.E. Bach
    Bach moved to Berlin and wrote a book called "Versuch Uber Die Wahre Art Das Klavier Zu Spielen" a book about the art of playing the keyboard instruments. Keyboards were very relevant in the Classical Era.
  • Johann Stamitz

    Johann Stamitz
    By 1750 he became the Director of Instrumental Music and created techniques of composition such as the "Mannheim Sigh" and "Mannheim Roll".
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    a prolific and influential composer during this era with music of opera, symphony, concerto, chamber, and may more.
  • Industrial Revolution

    Industrial Revolution
    Mass production of instruments was made possible
  • American Revolution

    American Revolution
    The change of American political systems and social order involving a war
  • Piano

    Piano
    the first patented version of a piano in London this year.
  • French Revolution

    French Revolution
    A revolution to abolish constitutional monarchy
  • Haydn's Later Orchestra

    Haydn's Later Orchestra
    Strings, Brass, Percussion, Woodwinds
  • Vienna

    Vienna
    "Papa Haydn" has his final public performance, he was frail but still composed until he couldn't anymore