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The 6 Eras of Music History

By grothjs
  • Period: 400 to Jan 1, 1400

    The Middle Ages

    Also known as the "Dark Ages"
  • Period: Jan 1, 1400 to

    The Renaissance Era

  • Death of Palestrina

    Death of Palestrina
  • Period: to

    The Baroque Era

  • Period: to

    The Classical Era

  • Death of JS Bach

    Death of JS Bach
    Marks the end of the Baroque era
  • Death of Mozart

    Death of Mozart
  • Period: to

    The Romantic Era

  • Death of Beethoven

    Death of Beethoven
  • Death of Brahms

    Death of Brahms
  • Period: to

    The 20th Century Era

    Also known as the Contemporary Era
  • Death of Copland

    Death of Copland