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Summary:Discusses the history of choral and instrumental music in Europe during the Renaissance (1420 to 1570), focusing on how the music of the Church changed from Gregorian chant to palestrina, and the increasing popularity of instrumental music.
Contributor:Gascoigne, Bamber
Lough, Robin
Dufay, Guillaume d. 1474
Marenzio, Luca 1553-1599
Josquin des Prez d. 1521
Lasso, Orlando di 1532-1594
Palestrina, Giovanni Pierluigi da 1525?-1594
Provider:Granada Television
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Music Italy Rome History and criticism
Music 15th century History and criticism
Music 16th century History and criticism
Church music Catholic Church
Music Religious aspects Catholic Church
Music Social aspects Italy Rome
Composers Italy
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Performing Arts, Music
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
Music
Performing Arts
Collection:Films@UM
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