Timeline of Musical Eras

Timeline created by carisseelizondo
In Music
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    Baroque

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    Classical

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    Romantic

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  • Civil War (1861-1865)

    Civil War (1861-1865)
    The civil war had a big impact on music. Society found music as an outlet and used it to look forward. Many composers used the emotional and physical battle and incorporated it into their music which influenced drastic styles during this period.
  • Impressionist music (1875-1925)

    Impressionist music (1875-1925)
    Impressionist music was a movement in European classical music, and was mainly in France. The music is focused on emotions and creating a mood or atmosphere for the audience, unlike the traditional European standards.
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    Contemporary

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