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www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/music/music_20th_century

A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Music about music in the 20th century, theatre, Reich and Schoenberg.

www.slideshare.net/deldel14/music-of-20th-century

Oct 20, 2015 ... “Neo” means new “Classicism” means the revival of a classical style or treatment in art, literature, architecture, or music. Neo-classicism in music-was a twentieth century development, particularly popular in the period between the two World Wars, in which composers drew inspiration from music of the ...

www.primephonic.com/period/early-20th

The early twentieth century saw a sudden emergence of innovation – both technologically and artistically. Twentieth century music brought more freedom in compositional styles, breaking down the moulds of previous conventions and reaching new audiences. At the beginning of the 20th century, classical composers ...

www.dummies.com/art-center/music/minimalist-and-avant-garde-music-in-the-20th-century

By Scott Jarrett, Holly Day. The most interesting periods of music are those at the turning point from one accepted musical style to the next, such as the break from Baroque music to Classical music. These turning points are generally not recognized during the period itself; in fact, they're often dismissed as fads.

listverse.com/2010/05/31/top-10-compositions-of-the-20th-century

May 31, 2010 ... Wozzeck is an opera based on a surprisingly unheroic plot. What makes this a major stepping-stone for musical history is that this is the first major Opera from the 20th century style, one that incorporates the advant garde ideas of the period. The opera became so popular that it allowed Berg to live his life off ...

sites.google.com/site/classicalmusicinthe21stcentury/background/periods-of-classical-music

The most conspicuous differentiation between classical music in the Contemporary period and in previous periods is the shift in tone. Whereas music from the Common Practice Period was largely tonal, much Contemporary music is atonal. Contemporary classical music can be divided into: 20th-century Contemporary ...

wiki.kidzsearch.com/wiki/20th-century_classical_music

Jan 23, 2014 ... 20th-century classical music is classical music written during the last century. During earlier periods of music history composers from different countries wrote in styles which were often quite similar. For example, composers in the Classical music period (about 1740-1820) had fairly similar ideas about what ...

www.pianotv.net/2017/05/modernism-in-music

May 16, 2017 ... Key composers in modernism include Stravinsky, Mahler and more – lots of very intense, very strange writing. We're going to talk about key musical components of the modernist era (around 1900-1930), and the genres involved (such as ballet and symphony). We're also going to look at the Neoclassical ...

www.sfsymphony.org/Watch-Listen-Learn/Read-Program-Notes/Music-Then-and-Now-Twentieth-Century-and-Contempor

The music of our own time matches in high degree the chaos and uncertainty, the violence and adventure, the collapse of consensus, and the fascination with new technology and new sounds and rancid commercialism that defines our era overall. Add the return to improvisation in the rise of jazz, a recognition of ...