classical music

A loose expression for European and American music of the more serious kind, as opposed to popular or folk music.


Nearby words

  1. classical conditioning,
  2. classical economics,
  3. classical greek,
  4. classical latin,
  5. classical mechanics,
  6. classical mythology,
  7. classical nahuatl,
  8. classical pathway,
  9. classical physics,
  10. classical probability

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