This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2020-2021 !
the modes of Western music;
the theory and evolution of counterpoint, from the beginning until the end of the 16th century.
At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :
Introducing the students to musical palaeography and pretonal musical languages, from the origins of musical notations (Carolingian period) until the 16th century.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.Lecture course illustrated through Powerpoint presentations and exercices.
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the information in this section is particularly likely to change.Written assignments and oral exam.
- Willi APEL, La notation de la musique polyphonique : 900-1600, trad. de l'anglais par Jean-Philippe Navarre, Sprimont, Mardaga, 1997.
- Marie-Noëlle COLETTE, Marielle POPIN et Philippe VENDRIX, Histoire de la notation du Moyen Age à la Renaissance, Paris, Minerve, 2003.