Venezuelan music is full of vibrancy as a mixture of different cultures ranging from their indigenous peoples, to the Spanish Conquistadores, to the African-Creole influences have combined and evolved together over the past centuries. Venezuelan music is ever-changing as it continues to move with the times and open up to bigger audiences. Despite the constant innovations and new styles, Venezuelan music is deeply rooted in the past. No more can that be seen than in the impactful art music composers of the beautiful country. The following art music composers have been influenced by the many different cultural music styles of Venezuela, and this inspiration is seen in their works. These composers have also had their own impact on Venezuelan music and continue to do so.