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Click to edit Master subtitle style 6/13/11 Elizabeth Cox CLASSICAL MUSIC
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6/13/11 THE CLASSICAL PERIOD IS BROKEN DOWN INTO SEVERAL ERAS. MEDIEVAL (500-1400) RENAISSANCE (1400-1600) BAROQUE (1600-1760) CLASSICAL (1750-1830) ROMANTIC (1815-1910) CONTEMPORARY (1910-present) THE BREAKDOWN
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6/13/11 The Medieval period includes music from after the fall of Rome to about 1400. Monophonic chant, also called plainsong or Gregorian Chant, was the dominant form until about 1100.Polyphonic (multi-voiced) music developed from monophonic chant throughout the late Middle Ages and into the Renaissance, including the more complex voicing of motet A motet is a vocal composition in polyphonic style, on a Biblical or MEDIEVAL
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This Era was also know as the time of “re-birth” because it was the revival of classical art, architecture, literature, and learning that originated in Italy in the 14th century. The increasing reliance on the interval of the third as a consonance is one of the most pronounced features of early Renaissance
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This note was uploaded on 06/10/2011 for the course IDS 2210 taught by Professor Downs during the Spring '11 term at Georgia Southern University .

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