history of music

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In Music
  • 1400


    The music of the Renaissance or Renaissance music is the European old music written during the Renaissance, between the years 1400 and 1600, approximately. The stylistic characteristics that define Renaissance music are its polyphonic texture, which follows the laws of counterpoint, and is governed by the modal system inherited from Gregorian chant.
  • music baroque

    is a period or style of Western art music composed from approximately 1600 to 1750.This era followed the Renaissance music era, and was followed in turn by the Classical era. Baroque music forms a major portion of the "classical music" canon, and is now widely studied, performed, and listened to. Key composers of the Baroque era include Johann Sebastian Bach, Antonio Vivaldi...
  • midlle age

    Medieval music was an era of Western music, including liturgical music (also known as sacred) used for the church, and secular music, non-religious music. ... Bach and Classical music period composers from the 1700s such as W.A.
  • romanticism

    Romantic music is a period of Western classical music that began in the late 18th or early 19th century. It is related to Romanticism, the Western artistic and literary movement that arose in the second half of the 18th century, and Romantic music in particular dominated the Romantic movement in Germany.
  • classicism

    The major time divisions of classical music up to 1900 are the Early music period, which includes Medieval (500–1400) and Renaissance (1400–1600) eras, and the Common practice period, which includes the Baroque (1600–1750), Classical (1750–1820) and Romantic (1810–1910) eras.
  • nacionalism

    Musical nationalism is the term used to describe art music that was created with the intention to promote nationalism or help inspire patriotic sentiments. The 19th century, also know as the Romantic Era, was a turbulent political time in the Western world.
  • impresionism

    Impressionism in music was a movement among various composers in Western classical music (mainly during the late 19th and early 20th centuries) whose music focuses on suggestion and atmosphere, "conveying the moods and emotions aroused by the subject rather than a detailed tone‐picture .mpressionism is a philosophical and aesthetic term borrowed from late 19th-century French painting after Monet's Impression, Sunrise.Composers were labeled impressionists by analogy to the impressionist painters.