Orchestral Music History: An Examination of Orchestral Works from 1150 CE to Present Day

Part 5 • 19m 30s beginner Beginner
Author: Chris Fitzgerald

Part 5: Romantic Period

  • Timeline: c.1830-c.1920
  • The golden age of the virtuoso
  • Emphasis on free rein of inspiration and forgoing of form
  • Widening of emotional range of music

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