• Period: to

    Baroque Era

  • Monteverdi's L'Orfeo

  • First Public Concerts in England

  • Period: to

    Johann Sebatian Bach

  • Vivaldi's L'Estro Armonico

    The desired style in the eighteenth century is clearly depicted in Vivaldi's music. His music was very popular in its day and created many modern trends. For example, the sections throughout this piece are very clearly unique. Which introduced a greater variety throughout one piece.
  • Bach's Well Tempered Clavier volume I

    These are some of Bach's best keyboard works from different periods of his life. These pieces not only had a performance aspect, but an educational one. These preludes and fugues were used as etudes. They also illustrate different types of keyboard performance.
  • Rameau's Traite de l'harmonie

    This treatise outlines the basis of harmony and the laws of acoustic. His writing influences music theory for two hundred years after it was published.
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    Franz Joseph Haydn

  • Handel's Messiah

  • Period: to

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

  • Viennese Classical Period

  • Period: to

    Le Chevailer de Saint- George director of Concerts des Amateurs

    This group of musicians premiered many contemporary or unpublished works. These amateurs considered themselves music lovers instead of inexperienced.
  • Mozart's Don Giovanni

  • Haydn Surprise Symphony premiere