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Unformatted text preview: Gregorian chant 0 0 0 Sacred Towards the end of the era more secular music and polyphony evolved0 Mostly consonance 0 Some dissonance o At the beginning and the very end of phrases Instrumental colour Vocal music is principal o Instrumental was improvised not written music o Gregorian Chant Named for Pope Gregory Replaced every sacred piece that existed before Unaccompanied vocal music Text is sacred and in Latin Uses a unique measure Sung in unison Alternation of cantor and choir Cantor sings one line a text Choir sing above Called antiphonal psalmody...
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