American/Classical music is music that is written in America but in the form of Classical European tradition.
American music has artists like J-Z, Pink Floyd, Green Day, etc. These artists use instruments such as electric guitars, drums, pianos, ans much more. They have made many great hits, but if it wasn't for artists of the Classical time period, they would have never made these great hits that we know today. American music falls into the world, and people enjoy this music every day by listening to the radio, cd's, or their Ipod's.
Classical music is music that thrived inEurope and many other places during the times of the knights, kings, and queens. Classical music is still arround today. Songs like Twinkle Twinkle Little Star were written during this time period. This children's song was composed by the famous Wolfgang Amadeus Motzart. Peopel are taught this song as a young child and do not even known that it is a classical song. Composers like Motzart, Beethoven, Hyden, and Martini have all written songs for the public to enjoy.
There are many different types of insrtuments in music. In classical music there are four different types of instruments that are most common. These instruments would be found in an orchestra. They are Violin, Viola, Chello, and Base. Music is generated by the vibrations that you make from plucking or bowing the strings. In music there is also a percussion section that includes the band or part of one. They are in charge of the symbol's and drums to give the orchestra an effect that overwelms the crowd. Instruments have been made in many different ways and have been moddified over the years. An insrument from back in the eighteen hundrends might not be reconizable in the modern aera.