The Baroque is often thought of as a period of artistic style that used exaggerated
motion and clear, easily interpreted detail to produce drama, tension, ...
Derived from the Portuguese barroco, or “oddly shaped pearl,” the term “baroque
” has been widely used since the nineteenth century to describe the period in ...
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Note: It took longer for the Baroque style to reach Russia. Indeed, it wasn't until
the period of Petrine art in St Petersburg under Peter the Great (1686-1725), that
The baroque style started around 1600 in Rome, Italy and spread to most of
Europe. In music the Baroque applies to the final period of dominance of imitative
THE BAROQUE PERIOD (1600-1750). The transition from Renaissance to
Baroque musical style began in the late sixteenth century. The polychoral motets
Baroque Music is a style of European Classical Music between 1600 to 1750.
The baroque era followed the Renaissance period (approx. 1400 - 1600) and ...
The period called "Baroque" in music history extends roughly from 1600 to 1750.
Baroque music is tuneful and very organized and melodies tend to be highly ...