Today's Art Bit: "… classical music has endured because it has been made American. Talk to anyone who performs, composes, promotes, or organizes anything in this field and the blaze is palpable. It is not a profession for the apathetic.
20 Most Important Classical Music Composers of All Time [Infographic]
Curious about the history of classical piano music? Take a journey through history and learn about the four distinct musical periods in this lesson from Brooklyn, NY music teacher Julie P. Musical styles are always shifting and developing.
Did Beethoven have Paget's ? Ludwig van Beethoven - German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers.
Debussy's Clair de Lune (or "Moonlight") is a beautifully expressive piece of music, with a dreamy quality making it ideally suited for wedding and funeral services, whether held in a church or elsewhere.