Periods & Genres

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Discover the Modern period, an era when composers overturned musical conventions and found new, daring subjects and new ways of expressing them. Listen and download modern classical works inspired in jazz, folk and native music.

The Romantic Era timeline Romantic Period

Discover the Romantic Period. Filled with intense energy and passion, this era produced some fantastic works. Learn about its composers; listen and download famous romantic symphonies and operas.

Classical Era Timeline Classical Period

Discover the great composers and the music that defined the classical era with our beautiful timeline.

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Discover the Baroque era - the music from the 17th to the 18th century, an era that saw an explosion of styles and forms - with our beautiful timeline.

The Renaissance era Renaissance Period

Learn about the Renaissance music, the period from the 15th and 16th centuries, an era of re-birth and discovery for composers. Listen and download renaissance choral and instrumental pieces.

Early Music Early Music

Discover Medieval and Pre-Renaissance Music, from the 6th to the 15th Century, the era that laid the foundations for the composers that were to come.