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- 14 th C o famines, plague, war o Ars Nova Phillipe De Vitry (1291-1361) Duple/triple rhythmic divisions and new notation (long, breve, semibreve), mensuration signs o Isorhythm- tenor is composed of recurring rhythmic pattern (talea) and a recurring melodic pattern (color) o Hocket- voices alternate rapidly (one rests while other sings) o Guillaume Machaut 1 st composer to set all mvmts of Mass Ordinary as a unit (La Messe de Notre Dame) polyphonic chansons o music ficta- performers alter notes chromatically to notes outside the standard gamut - Renaissance (15 th /16 th C) o Intellectual/cultural rebirth o Humanism- emphasized the individual o Musical developments International style Textures: imitative counterpoint and homophony Textual expression Music printing o Glareanus pushed for new modes, Aeolian (final=a) and Ionian (C) - 1540 - English Sound o Faburden – succession of sonorities o Added voice a 4 th above and 3 rd below to plain chant o ♫ Alleluia ♫ Quam Pulchra es
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