Music Styles

Bluegrass

Bluegrass Music
Bluegrass music is considered a form of American roots music with its own roots in the English, Irish and scottish traditional music of immigrants from the British Isles (particularly the Scots-Irish immigrants of Appalachia), as well as the music of rural African-Americans, jazz, and blues…

Blues History
Blues History
A brief history of the blues…

Blues Guitar
Blues Guitar
A summary of blues guitar including the parts of a blues song, 12 bar blues patterns, and blues guitar techniques…

Celtic Music
Celtic Music
Celtic music is a broad grouping of musical genres that evolved out of the folk musical traditions of the Celtic peoples of Western Europe…

Christian Music

Christian Music
Christian music is music created by or adapted for the Christian church. It also includes Contemporary Christian music, in which the music explores Christian themes but is designed to be played in places other than churches…

Christian Country Music
Christian Country Music
Christian Country music is a format of gospel music, first created in the 1980s, during the surge in popularity of country music on mainstream radio…

Christian Music
Classical Music
Classical music in its widest sense is held to refer to music deriving from learned traditions…

Country Music

Country Music
In popular music, country music, also called country and western music or country- western, is an amalgam of popular musical forms developed in the Southern United States, with roots in traditional folk music, Celtic music, blues, gospel music, and old-time music that began to develop rapidly in the 1920s…

New Country Music Lyrics

New Country Music Lyrics
Finding lyrics to country music is a popular search item for country fans. Many people are looking for the lyrics of their favorite new country songs. You can also create your own lyrics…

Folk Music
Folk Music
Folk Music, in the original sense of the term, is music by and of the common people…

Jazz

Jazz
Jazz is an original American musical art form originating around the start of the 20th century in New Orleans, rooted in Western music technique and theory, and is marked by the profound cultural contributions of African Americans…

Jazz Scales

Jazz Scales
One important aspect of jazz is its use of many complementary scales and the modification of these scales by the introduction of blue notes. In addition to the scales of Western European classical music, diminished, pentatonic and altered scales are very important…