Music Timeline

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Middle Ages

450 - 1450

Monks
Gregorian chant

Renissance

1450 - 1600

Gabrieli
Good violin player
Italian

Baroque

1600 - 1750

Handel
Born in Germany
wrote the messiah

Vivaldi
Italian
Red headed priest

Bach
Good pianist
From a family of good musicians

Classical

1750 - 1820

Haydn
106 symphonies
Composer for the Esterhazy Family

Mozart
Child prodigy
started composing at age five

Romantic

1820 - 1900

Berlioz
Wrote program music
sent to paris to study medicine ended studying music

Schumann
Made the new journal of music
wrote pieces for little kids

contemporary

1900 - Present