Sentence Examples


  • Do you like classical music?
  • In general, the remains of the classical epoch attest the influence of Roman rather than of Greek civilization.
  • Richard Strauss, in his edition of Berlioz's works on Instrumentation, paradoxically characterizes the classical orchestral style as that which was derived from chamber-music. Now it, is true that in Haydn's early days orchestras were small and generally private; and that the styles of orchestral and chamber music were not distinct; but surely nothing is clearer than that the whole history of the rise of classical chamber-music lies in its rapid differentiation from the coarse-grained orchestral style with which it began.
  • Cook in Classical Review, xvi.
  • Cook in Classical Review, xvii.