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Music in medieval Europe

by Jeremy Yudkin

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Published by Prentice Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- 500-1400 -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies, discographies, and index.

    StatementJeremy Yudkin.
    SeriesPrentice Hall history of music series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML171 .Y8 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 612 p. :
    Number of Pages612
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2054466M
    ISBN 100136082254, 0136081924
    LC Control Number88032495

    An illuminated manuscript is a book written and decorated completely by hand. Such manuscripts were among the most precious objects in medieval and early Renaissance monasteries and courts. Discover how skilled artists and craftspeople . Medieval Films A thematically organized guide to over medieval-themed films (until ). Listening to Medieval Music An extensive guide to the periodization of music from ancient times until the Baroque with an annotated guide to recordings illustrating each period.

    Medieval musicians The Grinnigogs play medieval music on authentic instruments in medieval costumes. Multi-skilled medieval minstrels they play medieval music for listening and dancing. They play music on the following medieval instruments: Hammer Dulcimer; Hurdy-Gurdy; bagpipes; shawms; viol; cittern and percussion. Amanda Lowe is recognised as one of the . Music in Medieval Europe combines a cultural history of the Middle Ages and in-depth scholarship on the music and leading composers active during the period. It includes an integrated anthology of key works with approachable and enlightening explanations, making it easily accessible for both beginning and advanced students. Its chronological.

      About the Book. The twelfth century in Europe, hailed by historians as a time of intellectual and spiritual vitality, had a dark side. As Robert Chazan points out, the marginalization of minorities emerged during the "twelfth-century renaissance" as part of a growing pattern of persecution, and among those stigmatized the Jews figured prominently. The complexity of polyphonic music compelled the development of staff origins of staff notation lie in the Dark Ages, when melodies were approximately indicated with simple markings. The evolution of modern staff notation was accomplished chiefly during the later medieval and Renaissance periods; the representation of precise pitch developed first (with .


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Historical survey of music in medieval Europe, from the end of An /5(24). Medieval music was completely different from modern-day music. Medieval music consisted of Gregorian chants that featured trance-like quality notes. Domingo de Silos composed many of the chants and popularized them.

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Medieval Music by Richard H. Hoppin surveys the history and development of music in the Western world from its roots in early Christian liturgy up to the initial glimmerings of the Renaissance in the fifteenth century. Hoppin considers the sources and uses of monophonic chant, the development of increasingly complex polyphony, and the earliest surviving /5.

Music in Medieval Europe combines a cultural history of the Middle Ages and in-depth scholarship on the music and leading composers active during the period.

It includes an integrated anthology of key works with approachable and enlightening explanations, making it easily accessible for both beginning and advanced students. Condition: Very good.

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Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. The performance of music wouldn’t be possible, however, without a system of musical notation that is uniform and understood by musicians everywhere. The development of musical notation began centuries ago during the Middle Ages.

Music in medieval Europe had different forms and style from what we know today, but was just as appreciated. Medieval music that will take you back to the times of kings and queens, knights and blacksmiths, minstrels and inns.

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Music of Medieval Europe has 2, members. This page is dedicated to the music of Medieval Europe circa The intention is to promote and. Book Description. This series of seven volumes provides an overview of the best current scholarship in the study of medieval music.

Each volume is edited by a ranking expert, and each presents a selection of writings, mostly in English which, taken together, sketch a picture of the shape of the field and of the nature of current inquiry.

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Description. Medieval Europe and the World: From Late Antiquity to Modernity, examines the development of western European social, political, economic, and cultural institutions during one of the most complex and creative periods the world has ever known.

The book looks at the history of Medieval Europe in relation to its links with the rest of the world. For five decades, Medieval Europe: A Short History has been the best-selling text for courses on the history of Medieval Europe.

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Duggan, Anglican and Episcopal Brand: Yale University Press. MEDIEVAL MUSIC: There were two main types of music - secular and religious. Secular music was made up of folk songs and ballads, many of which were sung by wandering musicians called troubadours.

These were mostly song about love or great valor in battle. The secular musicians sang and accompanied themselves with all kinds of instuments.The Cambridge History of Medieval Music. 2 vols. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, E-mail Citation» A comprehensive history of medieval music, with chapters written by authorities on their subjects.

Chapter 11 is devoted specifically to medieval music theory, but references to the subject appear also in chapt 22, 26, and He previously worked in the British Library as Curator of Music Manuscripts. His published works include Music in Medieval Manuscripts () and two companion volumes to facsimiles of medieval music manuscripts.

He is the Secretary of the Henry Bradshaw Society, which publishes scholarly editions of medieval liturgical texts.