en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Early_music

Early music generally comprises Medieval music (500–1400) and Renaissance music (1400–1600), but can also include Baroque music (1600–1760). Early music is a broad musical era in the history of Western art music. ... include "any music for which a historically appropriate style of performance must be reconstructed ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_music

Music is found in every known culture, past and present, varying widely between times and ... Consequently, the first music may have been invented in Africa and then evolved ..... The Baroque era took place from 1600 to 1750, as the Baroque artistic style flourished across Europe and, during this time, music expanded in its  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Art_music

Art music is music that implies advanced structural and theoretical considerations or a written ... As early as the 1930s, artists attempted to cultivate ideas of " symphonic jazz", taking it ... [it] moves continuously between explicit and implicit references to genres and strategies derived not only from European art music, but other ...

www.medieval.org/emfaq/misc/whatis.htm

In this way, early music usually designates the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque ... Baroque music has its origins in the rise of the recitative style among  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ancient_music

Ancient music is music that developed in literate cultures, replacing prehistoric music. Ancient music refers to the various musical systems that were developed ...

www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/renm/hd_renm.htm

The most important music of the early Renaissance was composed for use by the ... Josquin's music epitomized these trends, with Northern-style intricate ...

www.nytimes.com/2011/03/06/arts/music/06early.html

Mar 4, 2011 ... The early-music movement has made it into the mainstream with ... William Christie, the musician who leads the early-music ensemble Les Arts Florissants, ... and valveless horns in what now passes for proper period style.

www.earlymusicseattle.org/school-programs

Teaching artists from Early Music Seattle have shared their skills with ... students with demonstrations of the instrument's wide range of musical styles and ...

www.infoplease.com/arts-entertainment/music/music-timeline

Read this history of music and find a timeline of milestones in the music industry, ... This rebirth favors the simplistic virtues of Greek and Roman Classic styles, moves .... Arts and Sciences sponsors the first Grammy Award ceremony for music ...