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Classical music on the radio

Classical music is a genre of music that originated in Europe during the Classical period, which lasted from approximately 1750 to 1820. It is characterized by its use of orchestral instruments, complex harmonies, and structured forms such as sonatas, symphonies, and concertos. Classical music has evolved over time and continues to be a popular genre today.

There are several radio stations dedicated to classical music. One of the most popular is Classic FM in the UK, which plays a mix of classical music, including both popular and lesser-known pieces. Other popular classical radio stations include WQXR in New York, which broadcasts live performances, and CBC Music in Canada, which plays a variety of classical music, as well as jazz and world music.

Classical music continues to be a popular genre of music, with new recordings and interpretations of classic pieces being released all the time. It is also often used in film soundtracks and advertising, proving its timeless appeal and versatility. Whether you're a long-time classical music enthusiast or just starting to explore the genre, there are many ways to listen and appreciate this rich and complex form of music.