classical music

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Synonyms for classical music

traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste

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Millions of people across North America have an interest in, even a passion for, classical music, and yet the genre has all but disappeared from the mainstream media," stated ArkivMusic President Eric Feidner.
Dubai For the past 15 years, free concerts have entertained more than 82,000 classical music lovers in Dubai.
In the poll conducted by Classic FM, soaring violin and orchestra piece was voted the best piece of classical music followed by his 'Fantasia' on a Theme of Thomas Tallis at the second place.
The Gramaphone Awards - often called the Oscars of the classical music world - are the most significant honours bestowed on the classical music industry, and are voted for by a panel of renowned European and North American musicologists.
It has already featured the work of classical music heavyweights Josef Haydn, Felix Mendelssohn and Johannes Brahms.
Shaw decided to test the results of classical music on the brain, initially studying three-year-olds and then college students.
6 million a year designed to protect live performances of classical music.
Online Classical Music Retailer Bucks Industry Slide in CD Sales
ISLAMABAD, August 08, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The living legend of classical music Ustad Fateh Ali has been promoting and preserving the classical music heritage of the country through music classes at Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA).
The organisation will specialise in worldwide Internet broadcasts of classical music.
But from that point on, words continued to flow, and he soon found himself writing fun and outrageous lyrics to the greatest hits of classical music and getting paid for it.
Classical Music in America: a History of Its Rise and Fall, by Joseph Horowitz.
The classical music world aired a note of discord yesterday in protest at a shake-up in performance payments that could see composer royalties drop by an estimated 45 per cent.
Called aACAyVibrant Strings, A Melodious Conversation', the three-hour classical concert featured Hindustani music, the North Indian style of Indian classical music with influences from Iran and Middle Eastern countries.
classical music, "The History of Classical Music For Beginners" will help the non-specialist general reader learn some of the more interesting and sometimes comical stories behind the music and composers.