History of music
Music is found in every known culture, past and present, varying widely between times and places. Since all people of the world, including the most isolated tribal groups, have a form of music, it may...
History of music - Wikipedia
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 - Mvt. 4 - Barenboim/West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Prom 18: Beethoven Cycle -- Symphony No. 9, 'Choral' Friday 27 July 6.30pm -- c. 7.55pm Royal Albert Hall Anna Samuil (soprano) Waltraud Meier (mezzo-soprano) Michael König (tenor) René Pape (bass) N...
Bach: Erbarme dich, mein Gott (Matthäuspassion) - Galou (Roth)
Johann Sebastian BACH (1685-1750) Erbarme dich, mein Gott Aria (No. 39) from the oratorio 'Matthäuspassion', BWV 244 Text: Picander (1700-1764) First performance: probably 11 April 1727, in Leipzig (T...
Top 10 Decade Defining Songs: 1950s
Hitch up your skirts and loosen your neckties! It's time to let your hair down and let your dancing speed up! Welcome to WatchMojo.com, and today we're counting down our picks for the top 10 decade de...
La sagra della primavera - Igor' Stravinsky
Coreografie di Pina Bausch al Wuppertal Dance Theater.
A VERY BRIEF history of Classical Music (from 1000 A.D. to the present day)
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Jerusalem Quaretet: Shostakovich, Quartet No. 8 - 2. Allegro Molto
Alexander Pavlovsky, Sergei Bresler, violins; Ori Kam, viola; Kyril Zlotnikov, cello. Festival Aix en Provence 2011
André Rieu - O Fortuna (Carmina Burana - Carl Orff)
André Rieu performing 'O Fortuna' live in Maastricht 2012. Taken from the DVD "HAPPY BIRTHDAY! A celebration of 25 years of the Johann Strauss Orchestra". Av...
Mozart: Piano Quartet No. 1 / KV 478 / Pogostkina, Hagen, Meyer, Ducros
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791): Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, KV 478 (1784) Alina Pogostkina, Violine / Veronika Hagen, Viola / Mischa Meyer, Cello / Jérôme Ducros, Piano I. Allegro (00:02)...
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Shostakovich Piano Quintet Opus 57 (g)
Martha Argerich, Piano Joshua Bell, 1st Violin Henning Kraggerud, 2nd Violin Yuri Bashmet, Viola Mischa Maisky, Cello
Bach: Concerto for 4 pianos BWV 1065 III. Allegro (D. Fray, J. Rouvier, E. Christien, A. Vigoureux)
Speaking of the Concerto for Four Keyboards, David Fray says: “It is vital to achieve the right balance and to create a single sound, not four separate sounds. As pupils of Jacques Rouvier, we were al...
Bach - Mass in B minor (Proms 2012)
Prom 26: Bach -- Mass in B minor Johann Sebastian Bach - Mass in B minor Joélle Harvey soprano Carolyn Sampson soprano Iestyn Davies counter-tenor Ed Lyon tenor Matthew Rose bass Choir of the Englis...
Marga Höffgen - Widerstehe doch der Sünde, BWV 54 (Bach)
Widerstehe doch der Sünde (Just resist sin), BWV 54 performed by Maarten Engeltjes and the Netherlands Bach Society conducted by Lars Ulrik Mortensen. Beautiful! Marga Höffgen, contralto. Gewandhaus...
Chopin - Etude Op. 10 No. 12 Revolutionary (Kissin)
Frédéric Chopin - Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor, Revolutionary Étude Piano: Evgeny Kissin
H.M.Górecki - Concerto for Piano and Strings (1980)
Jose Maria Florencio - Conductor Adam Kosmieja - Piano https://www.facebook.com/Adam.Zbigniew.Kosmieja?ref=bookmarks Capella Bydgostiensis http://adamkosmieja.com
Timeline of musical events
This page indexes the individual year in music pages.
Prehistoric music
Prehistoric music (previously primitive music) is a term in the history of music for all music produced in preliterate cultures (prehistory), beginning somewhere in very late geological history. Prehi...
History of music in the biblical period
Knowledge of the biblical period is mostly from literary references in the Bible and post-biblical sources. Religion and music historian Herbert Lockyer, Jr. writes that "music, both vocal and instrum...
History of music in the biblical period - Wikipedia
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 across various geographical regions suc...
Ancient music - Wikipedia
Music of Mesopotamia
This article treats the music of Ancient Mesopotamia.Cuneiform sources reveal an orderly organized system of diatonic scales, depending on the tuning of stringed instruments in alternating fifths and ...
Music in ancient Assyria
This article treats the music of Ancient Mesopotamia.Cuneiform sources reveal an orderly organized system of diatonic scales, depending on the tuning of stringed instruments in alternating fifths and ...
Persian traditional music
Persian traditional music (mūsīqī-e sonnatī-e īrānī, mūsīqī-e aṣīl-e īrānī) is the traditional and indigenous music of Persia / Iran: mūsīqī, the science and art of music, and moosiqi, the sound and p...
Persian traditional music - Wikipedia
Music of ancient Greece
The music of ancient Greece was almost universally present in society, from marriages and funerals to religious ceremonies, theatre, folk music and the ballad-like reciting of epic poetry. It thus pla...
Music of ancient Greece - Wikipedia
Music of ancient Rome
The music of ancient Rome was a part of Roman culture from earliest times. Music was customary at funerals, and the tibia (Greek aulos), a woodwind instrument, was played at sacrifices to ward off ill...
Music of ancient Rome - Wikipedia
Medieval music
Medieval music is Western music written during the Middle Ages. This era begins with the fall of the Roman Empire in the fifth century and ends sometime in the early fifteenth century. Establishing t...
Medieval music - Wikipedia
Byzantine music
Byzantine music (Modern Greek: Βυζαντινή μουσική), in a narrow sense, is the music of the Byzantine Empire. Originally it consisted of songs and hymns composed to Greek texts used for courtly cere...
Gregorian chant
Gregorian chant is the central tradition of Western plainchant, a form of monophonic, unaccompanied sacred song of the western Roman Catholic Church. Gregorian chant developed mainly in western and ce...
Gregorian chant - Wikipedia