Web Results

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 ...

www.gramophone.co.uk/feature/a-brief-history-of-classical-music

Dec 22, 2016 ... Fixing a date for 'the beginning of music' is as elusive as .... did not make a significant contribution to any musical development until the arrival of .... the first opera was produced and music began to be printed for the first time.

www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Classical_music

Feb 24, 2017 ... 4 Background of Classical Music; 5 Timeline; 6 Classical music as "music of .... were becoming more prevalent and as a result, music itself began to change. .... The term classical music did not appear until the early nineteenth ...

answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20080401201807AAn21rn

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

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.

www.gentlemansgazette.com/history-of-classical-music

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 ...

cmed.faculty.ku.edu/private/classical.html

This style is most evident in keyboard and orchestral music, but it is mentioned here because it represented a transition from the Baroque to the Classical era, ...

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  ...