Midterm Timeline Project

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In Music
  • Period:

    Medieval Period

  • 1030

    Guido of Arezzo's Micrologus

    Guido of Arezzo was the first to publicly use lots of elements of music that are used today, This includes accidentals (round (flat) and square(natural)), relative pitch, and staff paper with four lines.
  • Period:

    Hildegard of Bingen

  • 1323

    Ars Nova Treatise

    Ars Nova translates to "New Art" and this became a large wave in France in 1323. This wave of new art leads to the creation of many features of modern notation such as, how we express note value and division of music into the triple and duple meters.
  • Period:

    Renaissance Period

  • 1485

    Josquin's Ave Maria ... virgo serena Motet

  • 1529

    Martin Luther Chorale Ein feste burg (A Mighty Fortress..)

  • 1538

    Arcadelt Madrigal Il bianco e dolce cigno

  • 1560

    Palestrina Pope Marcellus Mass

    This piece exemplified that polyphonic music with 6 different voices could be intelligent and not simply a jumble. This was heavily doubted before this piece was publicized.
  • 1572

    Victoria Missa O magnum mysterium

  • Gabrieli Sonata pian'e forte

    This piece was the first of its kind in terms of written dynamics and designating which instrument is to play which part.