Final exam timeline

By blau27
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    Baroque period

  • Monteverdi's L’Orfeo

  • First Public Concerts in England

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    Birth also possibly the 21st
  • Antonio Vivaldi's L’Estro Armonico

    These concertos were amongst the first to bring in an orchestral unison. Op. 3 also was Vivaldi's claim to fame
  • Rameau's Traité de l’harmonie

    In short, this established tonal theory as we know it today
  • Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier volume 1

    Besides the sheer size and complexity of the collection, it explores the "24 keys". In this time, people would be able to use equal temperament instead of retuning the instrument for each key
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    Franz Joseph Haydn

  • Handel's Messiah

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    Viennese Classical Period

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    WA Mozart (dates)

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    Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges as director of Concerts des Amateurs

    His leadership of this orchestra led it to become one of if not the finest orchestra in Europe
  • Mozart's Don Giovanni

  • Haydn's Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"