Curious about the history of classical piano music? Take a journey through history and learn about the four distinct musical periods in this lesson from Brooklyn, NY music teacher Julie P. Musical styles are always shifting and developing.
"Classical" music is what we consider "older" music. But in reality, music does not age. Composers grow old and die, but their music never dies. People still listen to music that was created hundreds and even thousands of years ago.
Today& Art Bit: & classical music has endured because it has been made American. Talk to anyone who performs, composes, promotes, or organizes anything in this field and the blaze is palpable. It is not a profession for the apathetic.
Someone from Casper, Wyoming, US posted a whisper, which reads "Whenever I hear people say classical music is boring I just want to remind them that Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture called for a cannon to be fired for a total of 16 times"