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How do you pronounce Lyra?

Leer-ah. While the name shares a root with the lyre, this iteration is pronounced differently. Think leer, like peer.

When was the baroque era?

Baroque music was composed from 1600-1750, roughly, though the start and finish of musical periods are always a bit blurry due to shifts in trends being a gradual process over years, if not decades.