Music History


Rock History

June 22, 2012 | In: Music History

Rock music is a genre specific to the second half of the 20th century and the first half of the 21st. There are two main instruments needed to play rock music: the guitar (6 string guitar and bass guitar) and drums. Rock music first appeared in the...

Hip-Hop History

June 19, 2012 | In: Music History

Hip hop is both a cultural movement as well as a music genre. It started to grow in the American suburbs in the early 70s which gave us old school rap. Kool Herc and Grandmaster Flash were two of those who created music especially for the suburb parties...

Antonio Vivaldi facts

June 16, 2012 | In: Music History

Antonio Lucio Vivaldi was born in 1678 in Venice. His father, Giovanni Battista, was a violinist in the San Marco Dome orchestra. He knew a beautiful girl while he was playing the violin and she also fell in love with him. So, Camilla Calicchio gave him a...

Short music history

June 13, 2012 | In: Music History

Music has been around since the beginning of mankind. All over the world, people sang songs of greef, sorrow, happiness, greed, and so on. Music is the most interesting method to share your feelings. It doesn’t matter if you’re singing with your...