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C. when Pythagoras experimented with acoustics and how math related to tones formed from plucking strings.� The main form of music during the Middle Ages was the Gregorian chant, named for Pope Gregory I.� This music was used in the Catholic Churches to enhance the services.� It consisted of a sacred Latin text sung by monks without instrumentation.� The chant is sung in a monophonic texture, which means there is only one line of music.� It has a free-flowing rhythm with little or no set beat.� The chants were originally all passed through oral tradition, but the chants became so numerous that the monks began to notate them.� Towards the end of the Middle Ages, about the 12th and 13th centuries, music began to move outside of the church.� French nobles called troubadours and trouveres were among the first to have written secular songs.� Music of this time was contained among the nobility, with court minstrels performing for them.� There were also wandering minstrels who would perform music and acrobatics in castles, taverns, and town squares.� These people were among the lowest social class, along with prostitutes and slaves, but they were important because they passed along information, since there were no newspapers. ��������� During the Renaissance Period, vocal music was still more important then instrumental.� A humanistic interest in language created a close relationship between words and music during this time.� Composers began to write music to give deeper meaning and emotion to the words in their songs.� They wrote in a style referred to as word painting, where the music and words combine to form a representation of poetic images.� Renaissance music is very emotional music, although to us it seems to be much calmer.� This is because the emotion is expressed in a balanced way, without extreme contrasts of dynamics, tone color, and rhythm.� Renaissance music has a mostly polyphonic texture, which means there are many lines of music being played at the same time.� As opposed to medieval times, this music has a more full sound, because the bass register was used, expanding the range of music to about four octaves.� Each line of melody has rhythmic independence, giving Renaissance music a more flowing rhythm and not a sharply defined beat.� The melodies are also easy to sing because they move along scales with few large leaps. ��������� Music was becoming more popular during this time.� Much of this was due to the invention of the printing press, which could circulate copies of music.� The number of composers also began to increase.� The Renaissance had the ideal of the �universal man� and believed that every educated person was to be trained in music.� Musicians still worked in the churches, courts, and towns.� The size of church choirs grew.� But unlike the Middle Ages where just a few soloists performed in the church, an entire male choir would now sing.� Music was still important in the church, although it has shifted more to the courts.� The kings, princes, and dukes were all fine composers.� One court alone might have had ten to sixty composers consisting of vocalists and instrumentalists.� There was a music director for each court that would compose and direct the court�s performers.� The town musicians would perform for civic processions, weddings, and religious services.� Musicians now had a higher status in society with better pay, and they wanted to be known and sought credit for their work. ��������� Unlike the previous two periods in music, the Baroque Age was a time of unity.� Most musical pieces of this time expressed one mood throughout the whole piece.� These moods were conveyed through a musical language with specific rhythms and melodic patterns.� One exception to the unified mood is vocal music.� There would be drastic changes in emotion, but they would still convey one mood for a long period in the piece.� One thing that helps the unity of mood was the continuity of rhythm of this time.� The rhythm is maintained throughout the entire piece creating a drive and feel of forward motion that goes uninterrupted.� Along with mood and rhythm, the melody is also continuous.� The melodies tend to be varied throughout the piece and many are elaborate and difficult to sing or remember.� They do not give an impression of balance and symmetry; many times a short opening phrase is followed by a longer one with a flow of rapid notes.� Dynamics are in the same category with the other characteristics; they are usually continuous.� The dynamics in Baroque music have a term called terraced dynamics.� This means that the dynamics usually stay the same for a while, but shift suddenly.� Much of the Baroque music was played in a polyphonic texture with multiple melodic lines.� People of this time believed that music could move the listener in more ways than one.� Opera was a major ideal for this belief. ��������� There was a new demand for music now.� Churches, aristocratic courts, opera houses, and municipalities wanted music.� Composers were pressured to write new music because audiences did not want to hear pieces of music in the �old-fashioned� style.� The composers of the courts were paid well and more prestigious, but they were still considered a servant of the court.� They could not quit nor vacation without the patron�s permission.� The demand for music in the church was greater so they employed musicians, although they were paid less and had less status than the court musicians.� In the Baroque Age, a person became a musician usually by being the son of a musician or an apprentice.� An apprentice would live in the musician�s home and in return for instruction the young boy would do odd jobs for the musician.� Orphanages would give thorough musical training to both the boys and girls who lived there.� The word conservatory, which today means a music school, originated from the Latin word for orphans� home.� Musicians usually had to pass a difficult test in order to receive a job.� The test was usually performing and submitting compositions, but sometimes the test consisted of nonmusical requirements.� The musician might have had to contribute to the town�s treasury, or marrying the daughter of a retiring musician.� The Baroque Age began the sprout of music in society, and it continued to blossom further. ��������� The Classical Period of music differs from the Baroque Age in that is does not value the fluidity and smoothness of the individual elements of music.� There are contrasts of mood; many of the pieces in classical music will convey numerous moods.� The moods may be a gradual change or a sudden change, depending on the composer, but the composer always has a firm control.� Rhythm is another element that is varied in classical music.�� Unlike the Baroque Age of fluid rhythm that rarely changes, classical composers used unexpected pauses, syncopations, and frequent changes in length of the notes.� The texture in classical music in mainly homophonic, meaning there is a main melody backed with a progression of chords, although, like the rhythm, it can also change unexpectedly.� The melodies in classical music have an easy tune to remember.� Although they may be complex compositions, there is usually a basic melody to follow.� They are often balanced and symmetrical with two phrases of the same length.� The widespread use of dynamic change comes from the composer�s interests in expressing their different layers of emotions.� The crescendo and decrescendo became increasingly used to get the audience more involved.� The gradual shift from using a piano instead of the harpsichord came from this desire to have more dynamic changes.� Unlike the harpsichord, the piano allows the player to adjust the dynamic by pressing harder or softer on the keys.� Most classical composers began to want to control their own music, not make music according to what someone else wanted. ��������� During the eighteenth century, the economy began rising and people starting making more money.� The prospering middle class could afford larger homes, nicer clothes and better food.� They also wanted aristocratic luxuries such as theatre, literature, and music.� The middle class had a great impact on music in the Classical Period.� The palace concerts were usually closed to the middle class, so public concerts were held.� Many people were not satisfied with always going to concerts to listen to music; they wanted it in their homes as well.� They wanted their children to take music lessons and play as well as the aristocratic children.� Many composers wrote music to appease the public and their music was often easy enough for amateur musicians to play.� ��������� The Romantic Period was a time when emotion was poured into the music.� Each composer had an individual style and expression.� Music lovers could quickly decipher the composer of a piece of music because of its style.� Many of the compositions convey nationalism and exoticism.� Nationalism is expressed when a composer writes in the style of their native homeland.� Exoticism was a style of music in which the composer was fascinated with a foreign land and would create music to sound like it.� Composers used exoticism to keep up with their obsessions with remote, picturesque, and mysterious things.� Program music was a huge part of the Romantic Period.� This is when the composer would write music to follow a story, poem, idea, or scene.� The instruments would represent the emotions, characters, and events of a particular story; it would also convey sounds and motion of nature.� One of the greatest program music composers was Hector Berlioz, who wrote the Symphonie fantastique, a story about an artist who overdoses on opium.� Timbre, or tone color, was used more now than ever before.� It was extremely important to the composer to obtain their specific mood or atmosphere that they wanted the audience to feel.� Along with new tone colors, composers also sought new harmonies for greater emotional intensity.� They began using the chromatic harmony, which uses chords from the twelve tone scale as opposed to the major and minor eight tone scales.� By doing this they could use more tension and release methods.� They would play extremely dissonant chords, and then release it with a more stable consonant chord to create feelings of yearning, tension, and mystery.� To follow the expansion of timbre, and harmonies, dynamics, pitch, and tempo were also expanded.� Composers used extreme dynamics ranging from pppp to ffff, which is extremely soft to extremely loud.� Composers experimented with new instruments, such as the piccolo and contrabassoon to expand the pitches of the orchestra.� The other thing they varied was tempo.� Accelerandos and ritardandos were used more for variety along with the rubato, a hesitation or pushing of the tempo.� ��������� In the earlier periods of music, composers had specific jobs, such as writing for churches or courts.� In the Romantic Period, more composers became freelancers; 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