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  1. clas·si·cal mu·sic
    IPA[ˈklasəkəl ˈmyo͞ozik]
  2. noun

    • 1. serious or conventional music following long-established principles rather than a folk, jazz, or popular tradition.

    • 2. (more specifically) music written in the European tradition during a period lasting approximately from 1750 to 1830, when forms such as the symphony, concerto, and sonata were standardized.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: classical music