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Music History Resources

This page is for the live Thursday Music History 8A class only.

Study Guide for Quiz 1 (Chapters 1-4)

Links for Midterm (memorize the first minute of the following):

  1. A) Orestes, Stasimon chorus (Ancient Greece, Euripides)
  2. B) Puer natus est (Gregorian Chant)
  3. C) Victimae paschali laudes (Sequence)
  4. D) In principio omnes (Hildegard of Bingen)
  5. E) Can vei la lauzeta mover (Troubador Bernart de Ventadorn)
  6. F) A chantar (Troubaritz Comtessa de Dia)
  7. G) Jeu de Robin et de Marion (Adam de la Halle) [0′ 6″]
  8. H) Palästinalied (Walther von der Vogelweide)
  9. I) La quarte estampie royale (Le manuscit du roi)
  10. J) Viderent omnes (Pérotin)
  11. K) Ave virgo virginum (Polyphonic Conductus)
  12. L) Sumer is icumen in (English Rota)
  13. M) In arboris/Tuba (Philippe de Vitry)
  14. N) La Messe de Notre Dame, Kyrie (Guillaume de Machaut)
  15. O) Rose, liz, printemps, verdure (Guillaume de Machaut)
  16. P) Petrum Marcello Venetum (Johannes Ciconia)
  17. Q) Non avrà ma’ pietà (Francesco Landini)
  18. R) Quam pulchra es (John Dunstable)
  19. S) De plus en plus (Gilles de Binchois)
  20. T) Se la face ay pale (Guillaume Du Fay)

Links for Final (memorize the first minute of the following):

  1. Missa prolationum, Kyrie (Jean de Ockeghem)
  2.  Innsbruch, ich muss dich lassen (Henricus Isaac)
  3. Ave Maria (Josquin des Pres)
  4. Mille regretz (Josquin des Pres)
  5. Ein feste Burg (Johann Walter)
  6. Sing joyfully unto God (William Byrd)
  7. If Ye Love Me (Thomas Tallis)
  8.  Sicut cervus (Palestrina)
  9. O magnum mysterium (Tomas Luis de Victoria)
  10. Il bianco e dolce cigno (Jaques Arcadelt)
  11. Solo e pensoso (Luca Marenzio)
  12. “Io parto” e non più dissi (Carlo Gesualdo)
  13. La nuict froid et sombre (Orlando di Lasso)
  14. Revecy venir du printans (Claude le Jeune)
  15. My bonny lass, she smileth (Thomas Morely)
  16. Flow, My Tears (John Dowland)
  17. (Basse danse) La morisque (Tielman Susato)
  18. Cancion Mille regres (Luis de Narváez)
  19. Pavana Lachrymae (William Byrd)
  20. Canzon septimi toni a 8 (Giovanni Gabrielli)

Other Resources:

Text: A History of Western Music. Peter Burkholder (2014)

Youtube Videos in Historical Categories (work in progress)

Western Music in Context (series of six books by W.W. Norton & Co.)

Source Readings in Music History. Oliver Strunk/Leo Treitler (1998)

Women Composers

Composers of African Descent

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