What Is A Pops Orchestra?

If you've attended orchestral performances or listened to classical music for any length of time, you've probably seen the terms "philharmonic", "symphony", and "chamber" in the names of various organizations.…

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What Is A Concerto Grosso?

If you've ever listened to baroque music (think Vivaldi, Corelli, Handel, etc.), you've probably seen the term Concerto Grosso and wondered, "What is that?" Well, as you can probably guess,…

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Impressionism In Music

  Impressionism is a term most familiar to fans of late 19th century painters such as Monet, Renoir, Cézanne, and Degas among other notable names. In fact, the term derives…

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