Music History Timeline - Bethany Petri

  • Period: 500 to 1450

    Medieval Period

  • 1026

    Guido of Arezzo's Micrologus

    Guido of Arezzo's Micrologus
  • Period: 1098 to 1179

    Hildegard of Bingen

  • 1317

    Ars nova Treatise

    Triple and duple music notation
  • Period: 1450 to

    Renaissance Period

  • 1529

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

  • 1538

    Arcadelt Madrigal Il bianco e dolce cigno

  • 1567

    Palestrina Pope Marcellus Mass

    "Palestrina saved polyphony from being condemned by the Council of Trent by composing a six-voice mass that was both reverent in spirit and attentive to the words."
  • Victoria Missa O magnum mysterium

  • Gabrieli Sonata pian’e forte

    St. Marks church Venice, double chorus motet, 2 groups of 4 instruments and organ accompaniment.
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    Baroque Time Period

  • Monteverdi's L’Orfeo

  • Monteverdi's L’Orfeo

  • First Public Concerts in England

  • Period: to

    JS Bach

  • Antonio Vivaldi's L’Estro Armonico

  • Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier volume 1

    twenty-four preludes and fugues, paired in each of the twelve major and minor keys, arranged in rising chromatic order from C to B.
  • Rameau's Traité de l’harmonie

    operating within the system of major and minor keys. Tonal.
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    Franz Joseph Haydn

  • Handel's Messiah

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    Viennese Classical Period

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    WA Mozart

    Lifespan
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    Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges

    Director of Concerts des Amateurs
  • Mozart's Don Giovanni

    Premier
  • Haydn's Symphony No. 94 "Suprise"

    Premier Date in London