Category Archives: Historical

Let’s talk some more about Bach, Beethoven and the rest of the gang.

Can you spell classical music?

Is it “classical” or “Classical”?

Here are the two most confusing and misused words:
Classical music & classical music.

Was Chopin a Classical composer? Don’t jump the gun yet. The correct answer is ‘NO’.┬áHe wasn’t; yet, his music is referred to as classical music. Chopin was in fact a Romantic composer. That doesn’t mean he was a romantic fellow, even though he was, but again the term “Romantic” refers to the period in time in the History of Western Music. The classical music is an umbrella-term under which falls the different periods in history such as Baroque, Classical, Romantic and etc.