Types of electronic music

Types of electronic music were primarily created with electronic musical instruments or electronic music technology. A distinction has been made between sound produced using electromechanical means and that produced using electronic technology.Examples of electromechanical sound producing devices include the telharmonium, Hammond organ, and the electric guitar. Purely electronic sound production can be achieved using devices such as the Theremin,sound synthesizer, and computer.

 

  • Ambient
  • Break
  • Downtempo
  • Drum and bass
  • Electro music
  • Electroacoustic music
  • Electronica
  • Electronic rock
  • Eurodance
  • Hard dance
  • House music
  • Industrial music
  • Intelligent dance music
  • Jungle
  • Post-disco
  • Techno
  • Trance music
  • UK garage

Other articles about electronic music:

Electronic music definition

Electronic music history timeline

Electronic music bands

Greatest electronic songs