Asked • 03/19/19

Is it possible to understand and enjoy classical music just by listening, without music theory knowledge?

Pretty much every book out there which claims to teach the readers to appreciate classical music, has significant amount of theory in it. Ex: What to listen for in Music by Aaron Copland. Is it not possible to enjoy a classical piece without having any theoretical knowledge? If it is possible, kindly point to correct resources which helps in achieving the goal.

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David W. answered • 03/21/19

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Music Theory, Composition, Ear Training, Piano

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