University of Atlantia

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From Neumes to Notes: Period Musical Notation

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Instructor:
Reynsa Kyferin


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
CA40 July 18, 2015
Crs #:
1307
Time:
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
2/∞
Room:
Course Category:
Performing Arts
Description
Ever wonder how modern musical notation came to be? What are those weird shaped things in medieval song books? how did music go from a predominately oral/aural tradition to one that has its own written language? This class will answer how musical notation evolved into what we know today, as well as musical traditions of various cultures throughout our period. No prior musical experience is required!
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