Classical Orchestral Music


Orchestral music, being one of the categories of Classical Music, covers all musical works for eleven or more instruments. The most popular form of orchestral music is the symphony which ranges from string symphonies using between twelve and fourteen string players to the huge symphonies of Mahler, many of which require more than a hundred players. Other forms in the orchestral category include symphonic poems, overtures, orchestral dances, incidental music for plays. Enjoy our collection of classical orchestral music at ClassicsOnline.