Historical Timeline

  • 476

    Born of Profan music

    profane music is non-religious music
  • 476

    begin of middle ages

  • 611

    Born of Islam

    Islam began with the preaching of Muhammad in 611 AD. in Mecca
  • Period: 718 to 722

    Battle of covadonga

    The Battle of Covadonga was a battle that took place in 718 or 722 between the army of Pelagius the Visigoth and the army of the Umayyad Caliphate.
  • 732

    Battle of Poitiers

    An army under the command of the Valí of Al-Andalus faced the Franks under the command of Carlos Martel.
  • Period: 742 to 814

    Carlo Magno

    Charlemagne was as great a conqueror as he was an organizer. He expanded the inheritance and, in addition, he managed to become the emperor of Christendom.
  • Period: 992 to 1050

    Guido de Arezzo

    El monje benedictino Guido de Arezzo aportó las bases para este nuevo sistema de escritura
  • 1453

    Fall of the byzantine empire

    Fall of the byzantine empire
    Constantinople was conquered by the troops of Mehmed II
  • Period: 1453 to


  • Period: 1474 to 1516

    Reign of the Catholic kings

    the spouses Fernando II of Aragon and Isabel I of Castile
  • 1492

    Discovery of America

    Discovery of America
    when Europeans first arrived on the American continent on an expedition commanded by Christopher Columbus
  • Period: 1532 to

    Orlando di Lasso

    He was one of the most prolific, versatile and universal composers of the Renaissance
  • Psalmi David i poenitentiales

    Psalmi David i poenitentiales
    It is a musical work by Orlando di Lasso
  • Period: to


    Renaissance humanism is a European intellectual, philosophical and cultural movement