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Music Timeline

  • Period: 510 BCE to 323 BCE

    Classical period

    Music gained a lighter, clearer texture. it also had more variety of keys and notes.
  • Period: 476 to 1300

    Medieval period

    Most the music in this time period were monophonic.
  • Period: 1300 to 1527

    Renaissance period

    Most the music in this time was religious. Also most the music was polyphonic.
  • Period: to

    Baroque period

    In this period people made tonality a thing. They used more elaborate musical orientation.
  • Period: to

    Romantic Period

    This period had intense energy and passion. It became more expressive and attentive.
  • Period: to

    20th-21st century

    We gained a lot more styles of music. Now we have, pop, heavy metal, rap, and other really intense music.