How many different types of music are there?


In the broadest sense, music can be divided into three types: art, popular and traditional. These three main types of music are separated into many subgenres, and there are many overlaps.

Art music refers to classical, both contemporary and historical. Classical music is found in many parts of the world, including Europe and Asia. Art music is usually formal, is often written down and lends itself to focused listening.

Popular music is accessible to the public and is usually distributed by the popular mass media such as radio and television stations, retailers and the Internet.

Traditional music, also known as folk music, is typically handed down through the generations in oral form and is particular to certain areas, regions and cultures of the world.

According to Furia, a website that has developed a scan list of music, there are at least 1,188 genres of music in the world.

Q&A Related to "How many different types of music are there?"
To put it simply, hundreds. With every new band that has any bit of originality a new sub-genre can be created. Now this may seem a bit ridiculous and metal has earned its share of
Smooth-coated dachshunds are traditionally brown or red. All dachshund types, no matter what coat or size they are, display the same body structure and appearance. This appearance
Many. But the most popular are the. Samba Enredo. (samba with a story) played at the Carnival; Samba de Roda. which is very traditional, and. Samba de Breque. (samba with a break)
Retro country music, pop country, country rock and alternative coun...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014