the hits of classical music that you've always wanted to get to know intimately, and the central masterpieces that you may not know of yet.
basic information about classical music Essential Classics,
specially designed to introduce you to the best music of every period. All through the site you'll find almost 200 excerpts from Essential Classics
|Eras: Overviews of the six main periods in music history -- Middle Ages, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Twentieth Century.|
|Composers: Brief biographies of nearly 70 composers, which will bring to life the artists and their works.|
|Glossary: 200 definitions with numerous musical examples.|