Music History

Music History

Music has a rich and varied history. This page provides links and information on ancient, western, and other types of music.

Encyclopedia Britannica list of composers worth learning about

History of classical music traditions - Wikipedia

Describes music from the prehistoric, biblical, ancient, early, medieval, renaissance, baroque, classical, romantic, and 20th century periods.

Know Your Composers: Famous People of Classical Music

Lists several renowned composers along with links to some of their most notable compositions

Music History - Wikipedia

Describes the academic field of music history, sometimes called historical musicology.