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Music and Society Classical - Chaptertwo:ClassicalMusic

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Chapter two: Classical Music
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The death of Bach represents the end of Baroque  period, after this, a new type of music period  emerged, people called: Classical music , Classical  period is approximately around 1750 to 1820, The  best known composers from this period are Joseph  Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van  Beethoven
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So firstly, let me defined what is “Classical Music”   According to Oxford said: Music in traditional and  serious style. Which means “serious music”, when  people heard “serious music”, they may afraid to  approach, therefore Oxford made a correction in a later  version, and they redefine:  music that people consider  serious and that has been popular for a long time. And  there is no question that why people can easy get  inspiration when they heard the music during this  period. Especially from Mozart, Like his best well know  G Minor Nocturne.
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But there is a question, what cause these composers to create  this new type of music? Even a child can easily indicate the  difference between Baroque and Classical. How it happens?  Compare with Baroque, why classical music seems more  popular, and easy understands. In addition people can easily  accept classical music than Baroque music as well. I believe  after you read my Baroque SCAP you should know that  music is considered extreme holly, only those nobleman,  emperor can enjoy it during Baroque period. People,  especially Bach, believe music is the way to contact to god,  and only exist in heaven. So there is no question that why 
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