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Old 07-18-2021, 06:49 PM   #17 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by jadis View Post
Can we get some citation for the highlighted bit?
No need. I meant that modern classical evolved out of the baroque. The ideas get carried along but they are of no consequence. The baroque idea of an orchestra was to emulate the celestial orchestra they believed was in heaven. The modern orchestra spun out of that although nobody thinks about it that way today.
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