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/List_of_musical_genres_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 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_music

Music is found in every known culture, past and present, varying widely between times and ... Prehistoric music is followed by ancient music in most of Europe ( 1500 BC) and ..... 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  ...

www.classicfm.com/discover-music/periods-genres/early-music

The first fully acknowledged era in classical music was the Renaissance ... Classic FM collection: Early & Renaissance: 1400 to 1600 Various artists: 1400 to  ...

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

In this way, early music usually designates the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque ... If one views the Baroque as a style with specific traits, then those traits were .... Although ultimately a performer makes an artistic decision as to what and  ...

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.earlymusicamerica.org/about-us/what-early-music

Early Music in a sense is any music that is not new now. ... and vocal techniques —and the right software: performance style, improvisatory skills, understanding ...

www.thoughtco.com/styles-of-music-2456339

Aug 18, 2017 ... Learn to tell the difference between music styles of the early music and common- practice period, including cantata, motet, opera, symphony ...

www.esm.rochester.edu/early

The Eastman Early Music Program provides instruction and performance opportunities on a wide range of instruments and musical styles for both ... full- and part-time faculty, master classes featuring visiting artists are presented regularly.