Parlour music
Parlour music is a type of popular music which, as the name suggests, is intended to be performed in the parlours of middle-class homes by amateur singers and pianists. Disseminated as sheet music, it...
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Timeline of progressive rock
This is a timeline of artists, albums, and events in progressive rock and its subgenres. The timeline is presented in separate articles for each decade.
Music history of the United States to the Civil War
From independence to the start of the Civil War, American music underwent many changes. The folk vernacular traditions diversified and spread across the nation, while a number of prominent composers ...
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Queen Mary Harp
3°11′20″W / 55.947°N 3.189°W / 55.947; -3.189The Queen Mary Harp (Scottish Gaelic: Clàrsach na Banrìgh Màiri) or Lude Harp, is a Scottish clarsach currently displayed in t...
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Sangita Ratnakara
The Sangita-Ratnakara of Sharngadeva (1210–1247) is one of the most important musicological texts from India, which both Hindustani music and Carnatic music regard as a definitive text.The text is als...
Romantic music
Romantic music is a term denoting an era of Western classical music that began in the late 18th or early 19th century. It was related to Romanticism, the European artistic and literary movement that a...
Avant-garde music
The term avant-garde is applied to music when it is considered "ahead of its time" by critics or fans, i.e., it contains unique or original elements, or it explores unusual fusions of different genres...
Coon song
Coon tunes was a genre of music that presented a racist and stereotyped image of Blacks. They were popular in the United States and around the English-speaking world from 1880 to 1920.
The first e...
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1623 in music
The year 1623 in music involved some significant events.
Drum cymbals are made by the Avedis Zildjian Company. Zildjian /ˈzɪldʒⁱən/ cymbals were created in 1623 by Avedis Zildjian, an alchemist wh...
Irish showband
The Irish Showband was a dance band format which was popular in Ireland during the early rock and roll era from mid-1950s to the late 1970s. The showband was based on the internationally popular six ...
Sarangadeva
Sarangadeva (1210–1247) was a 13th-century Indian musicologist, who was the author of the classical Sanskrit text on music, Sangita Ratnakara, the first modern book on Indian music. The book is consid...
Medieval music
Medieval music is Western music written during the Middle Ages. This era begins with the fall of the Roman Empire in the fifth century and ends sometime in the early fifteenth century. Establishing t...
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Humoreske (Schumann)
Humoreske in B-flat major, Op. 20, is a romantic piano piece by Robert Schumann, composed in 1839 and dedicated to Julie von Webenau. Schumann cited Jean Paul's style of humour as source of inspiratio...
1970s in music
This article includes an overview of the major events and trends in popular music in the 1970s.In North America, Europe, and Oceania, the decade saw the rise of disco, which became one of the biggest ...
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1990s in music
Popular music in the 1990s saw the continuation of teen pop and dance-pop trends which had emerged in the 1970s and 1980s. Furthermore, hip hop grew and continued to be highly successful in the decade...
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Harmoniemusik
Harmoniemusik (German: literally, "harmony-music") is a musical term denoting a form of 18th century chamber music similar to Tafelmusik, but almost exclusively for wind instruments. From 1780 until ...
2000s in the music industry
In the first decade of the 21st century, the rise of computers as the primary means to record, distribute, store, and play music caused widespread economic changes in the music industry, fundamentally...
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