Final Exam Timeline

  • Monteverdi's L’Orfeo

    1607 One of the most important first examples of early opera.
  • First Public Concerts in England

    1672 This soon spread to the rest of Europe, this was the birth of modern concert life.
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    JS Bach

  • Antonio Vivaldi's L’Estro Armonico

    1711 L'estro armonico pioneered orchestral unison in concerto movements.
  • Traité de l’harmonie 1722

    Became basis for teaching
    functional harmony.
  • Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier volume 1

    1722 This demonstrated the feasibility of equal temperament, and aided in teaching students.
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    Franz Joseph Haydn

  • Handel's Messiah

    1742 It was performed however it was finished in 1742.
  • Period: to

    Joseph Bologne Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges

    Music Director of Concert des
    Amateurs (1773-1781) Virtuoso Violinist and composer, one of France’s best composers, conductors, violinists, and master Swordsman
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    WA Mozart

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    Viennese Classical Period

  • Mozart's Don Giovanni

  • Haydn's Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"