Early Music

  • September 10, 2013
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The study of European music from the early Middle Ages until the end of the Renaissance.


 

In this course at MIT, Dr. Michael Scott Cuthbert and his students examine European music from the early Middle Ages until the end of the Renaissance, focusing on methods and pitfalls in studying musics of the distant past. The course employs numerous tools for studying music history, including: manuscript study, original notion work and historical performance practice.

Early Music Syllabus