Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, and Romantic-Musical influences By adortiz Jan 1, 1435 Printing Press 1) Print music- copies of musical scores 2) Knowledge to the masses 3) text becomes available to masses Mar 16, 1465 Printed music appears 1) Everyone can learn music 2) Mar 16, 1506 Mona Lisa 1) Art is inspiriational 2) Nat King Cole- Mona Lisa Mar 16, 1519 Magellan's Voyage around the world 1) Exposed to different world music 2) Allows musical styles to spread Mar 19, 1600 Operas are performed The combination of music, drama, and dancing to tell a story is still used in media today. Mar 19, 1672 Admission charged for concert It influenced musicians to become performers as a viable career. Apr 10, 1672 Admission charged for concerts You can make money Mar 19, 1685 Oratorio A musical performance without dramatic action. Mar 19, 1710 Piano created Pianos are still used today Mar 19, 1750 J.S. Bach Prolific composer of the Baroque era Apr 23, 1770 Beethoven Born Grows up to be one of the best composers Apr 10, 1775 Revolutionary War War songs, new country (US) creates a new style of music Apr 10, 1808 Beethoven's 5th symphony Successful musical composer who influences what music sounds like today Apr 23, 1830 1st railroad Transporation brings people and music together Apr 10, 1852 Frankin invents the lightning conductor Electricity is used to power instruments, mixers, amplification, portable music devices, etc. Apr 23, 1865 Civil War War music influences popular music. Apr 23, 1876 Telephone Communication long distances. helps music and internet develop Apr 23, 1877 Movie Projector invented Media uses music embedded throughout videos, helps establish mood and popularity.