HISTORY OF THE MUSIC

  • 380

    CHRISTIANITY

    Christianity was growing and it became the
    official religion.
  • 476

    BEGINNING OF THE MIDDLE AGES

    The Western Roman Empire fell.
  • 800

    GREGORIAN CHANT

    It was sang in the church .It's a monodic chant.Its text is in latin , no instruments were used , only male voices.
  • 1000

    MEDIEVAL LITERATURE

    Medieval literature is a broad subject, encompassing essentially all written works available in Europe and beyond during the Middle Ages.
  • 1050

    GUIDO DE AREZZO

    Guido de Arezzo was an Italian Benedictine monk, music theorist and a central figure in Middle Ages music. He is considered the father of modern musical notation through the adoption of the tetragram.
  • 1300

    MEDIEVAL ART

    The gothic art was starting to develop as an important form.
  • 1400

    BEGINNING THE RENAISSANCE

    Reached its height in the 15th century.
  • 1400

    THE BLACK DEATH

    Pandemic that ended with 1/3 of Europe's population
  • 1454

    GUTENBERG BIBLE

    Gutemberg bible was published in 1454
  • 1492

    END OF THE MIDDLE AGES

    Christopher Columbus discovers America.
  • Period: 1495 to 1560

    NICOLSAS GOMBERT

    He was a composer in the Franco-Flemish
    school.He was also a composer of the chapel of Charles V, in 1526.
  • 1517

    MONA LISA

    Icon of the Renaissance, perhaps the most recognized painting in the world. The Mona Lisa is a portrait of the wife of a Florentine merchant.
  • 1527

    END OF THE RENAISSANCE

    Ended with the fall of Rome in 1527.
  • Period: 1564 to

    SHAKESPEARE

    He was a writer from England, Stratford.