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There are many types of music genres. Everyone has their own taste of music and the many types satisfy people in the world of music. The list of music type could be endless since different cultures in the world have their own types that they have created. This means that alongside the ones listed below, there can be many others to add in the list. Below each type of music, there are many sub types and thus the list is as long as it can be.
Types of music
This is a famous music style that is favorite for many people. It was developed from the western cowboy and south American folk. This was in the rural regions of the southern parts of the United States in the early 1920s. One of the main instruments playing these types of songs is the guitar. Ballads and dance tunes with harmonies which are played with acoustics, electric guitars, fiddles and harmonicas. There are many types of country music such as the early country music which is also known as the mountain music, the traditional type, the western swing, Texas country among many others.
This is the type of music where its creation and manipulation is done using electronics rather than the usual acoustic instruments. The term electronic music suggests that the quality and character of the music is more synthetic. This music started some time back at around 1942. This is the time that Pierre Schaeffer came up with what is now believed to have been the very first electronic music studio. When doing this, he used a mixture of normal sounds that were recorded. He also used phonographs, microphones and tape recorders of variable speed. Under this type, there are several types that come under it such as ambient, break, electro music and electronic rock among many others.
This is the type of music that was conceived from a mixture of African and European music traditions. This was around the beginning of the 20th century. Those who came up with this music type were the African American communities that resided in the southern parts of the United States. In this music there is evidence of a mixture of blue tones, improvisation, swing note and polyrhythms among many others. Some sub types that fall under this type are the New Orleans jazz, the Chicago style and the fashion jazz music.
Naturally, this music originated in the broader Latin world. It is normally defined by the cultural background of the artists, the music style as well as their geography is among some of those elements that define this type of music. When all these elements combine, their unique fusion with a combination of two other of the main elements is what breeds the Latin Music Tag.…