Final Timeline Project By brandonet3 Period: 476 to 1485 Medieval Period Period: 1025 to 1028 Guido of Arezzo's formulation of the Solmization System 1098 Hildegard of Bingen Born Sep 17, 1179 Hildegard of Bingen Died 1320 Ars Nova Treatise The monophonic chant, already harmonized with simple organum, was becoming altered, fragmented, and hidden beneath secular tunes Period: 1350 to 1527 Renaissance Period 1529 Martin Luther Chorale Ein feste burg 1538 Arcadelt Madrigal Il bianco e dolce cigno 1567 Palestrina Pope Marcellus Mass Proved that polyphonic music could still have understandable text, thus "saving" polyphony 1592 Victoria Missa O magnum mysterium 1597 Giovanni Gabrieli Sacrae Symphoniae Venice, Italy It was among some of the first few instrumental pieces to make use of designation to specific instruments within its parts that were being printed Period: 1600 to 1750 Baroque Period 1607 Monteverdi's L’Orfeo 1672 First Public Concerts in England Period: Mar 31, 1685 to Jul 28, 1750 JS Bach 1711 Antonio Vivaldi's L’Estro Armonico It was one of the most influential pieces of instrumental music publication that set a new precedent for violin playing. 1722 Rameau's Traité de l’harmonie Contained record of Rameau's observed harmonic practices that he described and codified into universal laws. Also influenced Berlioz as one of the textbooks he used to teach himself harmony. 1722 Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier volume 1 Written to prove that one could compose a piece to be played in all keys. Period: Mar 31, 1732 to May 31, 1809 Franz Joseph Haydn 1741 Handel's Messiah Period: 1750 to 1820 Viennese Classical Period Period: Jan 27, 1756 to Dec 5, 1791 WA Mozart Period: 1773 to 1781 Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges as director of Concerts des Amateurs During his time as director, it became regarded as the finest orchestra in Paris and even as one of the finest in all of Europe. 1787 Mozart's Don Giovanni Mar 23, 1792 Haydn's Symphony No. 94 "Surprise"