Share this entry

Share this page

classical music

División en sílabas: clas·si·cal mu·sic

Definición de classical music en inglés:

sustantivo

1Serious or conventional music following long-established principles rather than a folk, jazz, or popular tradition.
Example sentences
  • This data set was split into two broad categories of classical music and popular music.
  • He writes books of poetry but his contact with classical music had been rather limited thus far.
  • He said classical music was still popular among the youth, but it needed the medium of films to generate interest.
1.1(More specifically) music written in the European tradition during a period lasting approximately from 1750 to 1830, when forms such as the symphony, concerto, and sonata were standardized. Often contrasted with baroque and romantic.

Definición de classical music en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día emulous
Pronunciación: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something