Western art music
Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western music (both liturgical and secular). It encompasses a broad span of time from roughly the 11th century to the present day. ...
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Antonio Vivaldi - Double cello concerto - Henri Demarquette / Claire-Lise Démettre - OCNE / Nicolas Krauze
Henri Demarquette et Claire-Lise Démettre interprètent le concerto pour deux violoncelles en sol mineur de Vivaldi. Orchestre de Chambre de la Nouvelle Europ...
Baroque music - Carl Heinrich Graun : Harpsichord Concerto in C Minor (Complete) - Rare Baroque Music
Wonderful treasure of german baroque music . Rare masterpiece for harpsichord and strings composed by Carl Heinrich Graun , opera composer. 1 ) Allegro 2)Lar...
Baroque music
1. Monteverdi - Orfeo 2. Lully - Le Burgeois Gentilhomme (Bouree) 3. Buxtehude - Prelude in G minor 4. Pachelbel - Canon in D 5. Corelli - Christmas Concerto...
20th-century classical music
Benjamin BRITTEN: The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34 Part 1 The conductor is Michael Tilson Thomas Britten's theme is taken from Purcell's Th...
Classical music era
Leonard Bernstein conducts the Vienna Philharmonic in Beethoven's Ode to Joy. This is the final part of the piece, which contains the incredible Prestissimo ...
Romantic music
Some of the greatest classical composers of the Romantic era.
Renaissance music - Three Basse Dance
Medieval/renaissance music Basse dance la brosse Basse dance la gatta Basse dance mon desir.
Renaissance music
Christina Pluhar and Arpeggiata on the album Los Impossibles
Baroque music - Baroque Vocals and Madrigals
The silver swan The Hilliard Ensemble.
Baroque music - Splendori del Barocco italiano
A hauntingly beautiful madrigal by early baroque genius Claudio Monteverdi. From his Settimo Libro De Madrigali This is probably my favorite madrigal by Mo...
Ancient music
Ancient music is music that developed in literate cultures, replacing prehistoric music. Ancient music refers to the various musical systems that were developed across various geographical regions suc...
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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...
Medieval music - Wikipedia
Renaissance music
Renaissance music is music written in Europe during the Renaissance. Consensus among music historians – with notable dissent – has been to start the era around 1400, with the end of the medi...
Renaissance music - Wikipedia
List of Medieval composers
This is a list of Medieval composers. Composers whose names are italicised have no known surviving music, although in some cases texts to songs attributed to them survive.
List of Medieval composers - Wikipedia
List of Renaissance composers
This is a list of composers active during the Renaissance period of European history. Since the 14th century is not usually considered by music historians to be part of the musical Renaissance, but pa...
List of Renaissance composers - Wikipedia
Baroque music
Baroque music is a style of Western art music composed from approximately 1600 to 1750. This era followed the Renaissance, and was followed in turn by the Classical era. The word "baroque" comes from...
Baroque music - Wikipedia
Classical period (music)
The dates of the Classical period in Western music are generally accepted as being between about 1750 and 1820. However, the term classical music is used in a colloquial sense as a synonym for Western...
Classical music era
The dates of the Classical period in Western music are generally accepted as being between about 1750 and 1820. However, the term classical music is used in a colloquial sense as a synonym for Western...
Classical music era - Wikipedia
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...
List of Romantic composers
This is a list of Romantic-era composers. Note that this list is purely chronological, and also includes a substantial number of composers, especially those born after 1860, whose works cannot be conv...
List of Romantic composers - Wikipedia
20th-century classical music
20th-century classical music was without a dominant style and highly diverse.
At the turn of the century, music was characteristically late Romantic in style. Composers such as Gustav Mahler, Rich...
Contemporary classical music
Contemporary classical music can be understood as belonging to the period that started in the mid-1970s to early 1990s, which includes modernist, postmodern, neoromantic, and pluralist music. However,...
21st-century classical music
21st-century classical music is a diverse art form. Some elements of the previous century have been retained, including post-modernism, polystylism and eclecticism, which seek to incorporate elements ...
List of 20th-century classical composers by birth date
This is a list of composers of 20th-century classical music, sortable by name, year of birth, year of death, nationality, notable works, and remarks. It includes only composers of significant fame and...