The convenient origin of this musical genre is Brian Eno's 1978 album, Music for Airports, the first album to be released as an “ambient” disc and imagined as music made for the waiting room.
Both the “strophic” and the “composed” structure played a major role in the history of music for many years. Will any of them have an advantage or is it more attractive than the other? Or is it that there is no significant difference between them?
Reggae then emerged from Ska on the way to the mid-60s, mixing ska with soul or gospel music. In this genre of music, we can choose a slower beat and the familiar off-beat electric guitar or the Hammond organ parts.
Chamber music venues dictate, in a way, the nature of the music that is written. Instead of cavernous concert halls or stone cathedrals, chamber music was expected to be played in halls for a smaller number of people.
The popular version of Gospel music that we regularly see in the cinema and that echoes in many churches - in the US in particular - has its roots in the early 19th century.
Classical music covers a very wide range of music from the Middle Ages to the present day. Each era of music has its unique characteristics and idiosyncrasies.
Jazz's turn to movement was in full swing with the dawn of the '60s. “Nina Simone sang the incendiary Mississippi Goddam, writes KCRW's Tom Schnabel, “Coltrane performed a sad dance with, Alabama