MAIN HISTORICAL FACTS

  • 476

    Beginning of the middle ages

    Beginning of the middle ages
    It began with the fall of the Western Roman Empire and transitioned into the Renaissance and the Age of Discovery.
  • Period: 476 to 1400

    Profane music

    Any type of music without religious mode.
  • 732

    Battle of Poitiers

    Battle of Poitiers
    The Franks managed to stop the Muslim advance.
  • Period: 800 to 1400

    Feudalism

    Social, political and economic system...
  • 1100

    Medieval music

    Medieval music
    Medieval music used many stringed instruments, as well as the lute, the Moorish or mandolin guitar, the guiterna, and the psaltery.
  • 1212

    El Studium Generale de Palencia,

    El Studium Generale de Palencia,
    The emergence of general education in Castile was driven by the initiative of the monarch, based on the existence of the cathedral school.
  • Period: 1378 to 1445

    Lorenzo Ghiberti.

    Lorenzo Ghiberti, born Lorenzo di Bartolo, was an Italian sculptor, goldsmith, architect and writer of Quattrocento art. He is known above all as the creator of the bronze doors of the Baptistery of Florence, called by Michelangelo the Door of Paradise
  • 1492

    End of the middle ages

    End of the middle ages
    Fall of the Byzantine Empire and the discovery of America.