Umculo we-classic ngumculo wezobuciko okhishwe noma osuselwe emasikweni aseNtshonalanga, kufaka phakathi kokubili amasiko (ezenkolo) nomculo wezwe. Ngenkathi ikulumo eqondile isetshenziselwa ukubhekisela esikhathini esivela ku-1750 kuya ku-1820 (isikhathi esiyingqayizivele), lesi sihloko sibhekene nobubanzi besikhathi esivela ngaphambi kwekhulu le-6th AD kuze kube yilolu suku, okufaka isikhathi sesikhathi esijwayelekile kanye nokuhlukahlukene ezinye izikhathi. Izimiso eziyinhloko zalesi siko zahlanganiswa phakathi kwe-1550 ne-1900, eyaziwa ngokuthi inkathi evamile. Umculo wezobuciko waseYurophu uhlukaniswe kakhulu nakwezinye izinhlobo eziningi zomculo ezingezona zaseYurophu nezinye izinhlobo ezidume kakhulu zomculo nge-system of staff notation, ezisetshenziswa kusukela ngekhulu le-11th. [2] [hhayi ekukhulunyweni okunikeziwe] abaholi bamaKatolika bahlakulela izinhlobo zokuqala zesimanje Ukwaziswa komculo waseYurophu ukuze kulungiswe ukuvakasha kulo lonke elaseSonto. Ukuqashwa kwabasebenzi baseNtshonalanga kusetshenziselwa abakhiqizi ukuba babonise umenzi wezingoma (ezakha izingoma, ama-basslines nezinketho), tempo, imitha kanye nesigqi somculo.

Akukho imikhiqizo atholakele ukumadanisa ukukhetha kwakho.