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St Michael'sCatholic Primary School

Music History and Composers

Did you know that the music history of the Western Classical Music tradition is divided into 5 main periods? These periods are: The Medieval/Rennaisance period, the Baroque period, the Classical period, the Romantic period and the finally the Modern Period.  Various music composers represent each main musical period.  Here at St Michael's, music history is taught in the weekly music lessons as it is a requirement of the new music curriculum. Click on the link below to learn more about musical composers and the periods that they represent.