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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Classical_music

Classical music is art music produced or rooted in the traditions of Western music , including ... The term "classical music" did not appear until the early 19th century , in an attempt to .... towards the end, especially as composers of sacred music began to adopt secular forms (such as the madrigal) for their own designs.

www.naxos.com/education/brief_history.asp

Musical history during the Medieval Times, Renaissance, Classical Period, ... so ' classical' music (as opposed to 'popular') gradually began to work its way into ...

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Dec 22, 2016 ... He did not write the first opera (that honour goes to Jacopo Peri and his Dafne, now ... Round about the start of the 18th century composers began to write ... The term 'Classical Music' has two meanings: used to describe any ...

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Classical_music

Feb 24, 2017 ... Certainly, this period has seen classical music falling well behind the ... The term classical music did not appear until the early nineteenth ...

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Classical music is a general term meaning the development of music in the western tradition over centuries. It started for all practical purposes ...

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Oct 16, 2013 ... Overview of the history of classical music explaining the differences between ... Although early music did exist as church and court music, it is very much ... This began to change with the standardization of the mass and chant ...

www.quora.com/Where-was-classical-music-started-What-country

Where Did X Come From? ... Western classical music originated in western Europe. ... I honestly hadn't given it much thought, but I had to allow that it did.

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While many now think of Classical music as stodgy and stiff, the style itself began as a ... their distinctive sounds, but the way in which each does it is truly different. ... in 1750, composers began to rebel against the strict rules of Baroque music.

www.columbia.edu/itc/music/ito/history

The following is an outline of the history of Western classical music. ... In the 10th and 11th centuries, composers began setting sacred texts ... He did this by greatly slowing down an existing plainchant, and adding to it a new, more rapidly  ...