Romantic Music era

  • U.S. capital moved from Philadelphia to Washington D.C.

    Congress ended their business in Philadelphia and moved to the Federal District.
  • Trail of Tears

    In 1830, the Indian Removal act was enforced by the U.S. forcing all Indian Tribes to be moved east of the Mississippi River
  • Nocturnes, Op. 27

    The Nocturnes, Op. 27 are a set of two nocturnes for solo piano composed by Frédéric Chopin
  • Ballade No. 2

    The Ballade No. 2 in F major, Op. 38 is a ballade for a solo Fédéric Chopin, completed in 1839.
  • Berceuse

    Frédéric Chopin’s Berceuse, Op. 57, is a lullaby to be played on the piano.
  • Fédéric Chopin Died

  • Reservation Policy

    In 1851, federal government began to assign Indian Tribes large areas of land, which were referred to as reservations.
  • Waltz in A Minor

    The Waltz was written sometime between 1843 and 1848, but was not published until 1860, after the composers death, by Jacques Maho
  • The Homestead Act

    The Homestead Act which was signed by Abraham Lincoln during the Civil War in 1862, encouraged western migration by guaranteeing each citizen 160 acres of land
  • Etude Op. 25, No.11

    Often referred to as Winter Wind in English, is a solo piano technical study composed by Chopin in 1836.
  • Chisholm Trial

    The Chisholm trail was a route in Texas used for livestock.
  • Nez Perce War

    This was yet another event where the U.S. tried to limit Indian rights.