Perhaps all music is essentially romantic ~ i.e. it engages the emotions as well as the intellect ~ but true Romanticism in the creative arts was getting into its swing about a couple of hundred years ago, around the time of the end of the Napoleonic Wars and as a 'counter' to the Industrial Revolution which was then hitting its stride. Much wonderful, accessible and memorable music came out of those times ~ how much of it do you know?
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