in 361 we examine the Paraphrase Cyclic Mass; we have outlined the Tenor CF Mass; in “Pange Lingua” by Josquin, we see and hear the impact of the Phrygian mode
with Quarterly Exams later this week in Honors Music & also in Survey of Music History, prepare a thorough background in definitions, chronology and your numerous listening examples. All the best, students!!
memorization of the Ars Nova never stops
the ternary structure of Sonata Allegro Form = Exposition (Boy Meets Girl), Development (Boy Loses Girl) & Recapitulation (Boy Finds Girl Again!!
a discussion of rhythmic meter patterns in several instrumental examples
we explore Handel’s financial strain as he pivots from Seria to Oratorio
the world of early polyphony; the vox principalis; the vox organalis; such a “sustaining experience!!