History of Music

  • Period: 500 to 1450

    Medieval Period

  • 1030

    Arezzo's Micrologus

    1) First 4 line staff in music
    2) Relative pitch and spacing were key
  • Period: 1098 to 1179

    Hildegard of Bingen

    Lived in this era
  • 1323

    Ars Nova

  • Period: 1450 to

    Renaissance Period

    Period of musical expansion and invention
  • 1485

    Ave Maria by Josquin

    Virgo serena Motet
  • 1529

    Martin Luther Chorale

    Ein feste burg
  • 1538

    Arcedelt Madrigal

  • 1567

    Pope Marcellus Mass

  • O'Magnum Mysterium

    Victoria version
  • Sonata Piane Forte

    Gabrieli
    Used different dynamics to assume emotion