What is Early Music?

What is Early Music?

Arizona Early Music invites you to enjoy this special music that connects us to the arts, culture, and history of times past.

If you are new to early music, you may want to read the introduction at New to Early Music?.

If you are wondering what attending an early music performance might be like, explore some of the instruments and sounds that make early music unique.

To delve further into the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque periods, which together are the core of early music, we invite you to check out these pages:

Medieval Music

Renaissance Music

Baroque Music

You may wish to explore additional examples of early music that are favorites of our Board members.