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Unformatted text preview: 800: charelemagne crowned holy roman emperor, brings together of church and state, connects old roman empire with papacy, manifested by Charlemagne intellectual orientation: Greco roman liturgy: Judaic Judaic psalm singing > catholic chants Judaic sacrificial rites> eucharist Hierarchy of liturgy and music Maintain power of a central authority (holy roman emperor) Hierarchy of calendar cycles/holidays High: Christmas/easter (public mass in latin, most people could not understand); low: saints days (clergy only) Offices Musical styles: Melismatic (celebration) Neumatic (ritual action) Syllabic(text) kyrie Texture: monophony Musical style: neumatic/melismatic Organized around pitch (the final)...
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This note was uploaded on 09/22/2008 for the course HUMN 1010 taught by Professor Cranahan,shirley during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.
- Fall '07