Western music was influenced by folk music traditions of England, Scotland,Wales, Ireland. Many cowboy songs, sung around campfire in 19th century, such as ‘Streets of Laredo’, can be traced back to European folk songs. Western music uses equal temperament system of tuning. And, Do Re Mi Fa Sol La Si Do in Western music. Indian music has great emphasis on improvisation. In Catholic Church the music and its melodic rise and fall indicates that western music is diverted from universal norms. Western musical phenomena is evolved from ancient norms. Emotions like drama, romance, sublimed sentiment all were expressed in the form of music.
Western classical music has some popular styles: