Music in the Romantic Era

Music in the Romantic Era had a lot to do with emotion and showing it through song.  The emotion included was intense and inspired new genres. Some composers included: Gioacchino Rossini and Carl Maria von Weber.

 

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Baroque Music of the British Isles

During the Restoration period, Baroque music was the most popular. It is known to bridge the music of the Restoration period with Medieval and Renaissance periods. The word Baroque is an English word taken from the Italian word borroco which means bizarre. This article, Baroque Music of the British Isles, further explains Baroque music and highlights important musical figures. Included below is a sound clip of what Baroque music sounds like.