One of the traits that people across centuries and countries have in common is their need for self-expression. Dating as far back as 2500 B.C., music seems to be one of the most ideal outlets for mankind to vent out their emotions. How does music convey the same emotion throughout different centuries and countries? Are there any common characteristics? What is the inspiration behind the different musical works and how do composers translate it into music? In order to narrow things down, we will explore how the feeling of ‘joyfulness’ has been portrayed in the history of classical music. …

Primephonic Catalog Team

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