List of musical forms by era

This is a list of musical forms and genres organized according to the eras of Classical music. The form of a musical composition refers to the general outline of ...

Classical Music Genres - Music Genre List

The most comprehensive list of classical music genres available on the Internet. The Music Genres List site covers many of the most popular styles of classical ...

A Beginner's Guide to Classical Music - Music Styles

A description of Classical Music Styles and forms, from the sonata, the symphony, concerto and to opera and chamber music.
In this article I hope to distinguish the most common genres of classical piano music and provide recommendations of notable works. In a piano concerto, the piano is the solo instrument. Notable piano sonatas are: Chopin - Piano Sonata No. 3( see video ) and Beethove... More »
By Aaron Green, Guide

Music Categories by Genre -

Over the last 1,000 years, 'classical' music has been composed in a variety of genres which are themselves worthy of investigation; indeed many seasoned ...

Genres & Styles in Western Classical Music | An Unquiet Mind

Oct 15, 2011 ... After looking at some of the Forms used in WCM, let us look at some of the popular Genres or Styles that make up the world of WCM. Note that ... Music Genres&v=5Pp4rZKPtdI
May 13, 2013 ... Classical Music Genres (Part I) Includes: 5 of 18 subgenres of Classical Music 1. Prehistoric Music 2. Ancient Music 3. Chant 4. Choral 5.

Classical Music Genres of the Common Practice Period | Kennedy ...

Nov 12, 2012 ... Much of the classical music you hear today (Baroque, Classical, and Romantic) is from the Common Practice Period between 1600 and 1910.

Basic glossary of musical forms - Yale University Library

May 25, 2011 ... aleatory music: music in which chance or indeterminacy are ... canzona: (1) 16th- 17th-century instrumental genre in the manner of a French .... sonata, or one of modest intent; especially popular during the Classical Period.

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