CMNS 321 Lecture Notes - Johann Sebastian Bach, Salem Media Group, Theology

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Published on 14 Jun 2012
School
Simon Fraser University
Department
Communication
Course
CMNS 321
16th may 2012
CMN 321
SHORT writing assignment will be posted next week
When did popular music begin?
Medieval period 700 -1400
Aristocratic 1400- 1800
Bourguois / capitalist 1800
Music was split as sacred and secular.
The church has a strong influence of musical culture.
“What music best pleases God?” –
1700-1800 , theologist/ philosopher decide that the best kind of music is no music,
just singing. Like a chain
Guido d’arezzo
Western music begins with media (Medium)
Notation is used to record music. Only till 15th century, notation is used as
composition tool.
Jongleur : didn’t have the formal training any musicians will have in church. Self-
taught. Beginning of folk music.
Characteristics that define both the music and musician
1) Jongleur was music. Music cannot be separate from the mind and the person.
“As j went, so did music”
2) Music was not just a form of entertainment but it is also to convey
information. A distinct way of communication. She was singing news and
other towns that people can reach and listen to.
Music production consumption was governed by the popular church.
Era of aristocratic musical culture (1400- 1800): cities begin to develop. Villages
town cities
JS bach 1685-1750
Opera develop in 16th century
Symphony: u need musicians, pay musicians Only the course of aristocracy that
orchestra had money to perform the music.
1789: beginning of French revolution. This time (18th century) musician begins to go
out of just performing. Advertising their music, etc
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Short writing assignment will be posted next week. The church has a strong influence of musical culture. 1700-1800 , theologist/ philosopher decide that the best kind of music is no music, just singing. Only till 15th century, notation is used as composition tool. Jongleur : didn"t have the formal training any musicians will have in church. Characteristics that define both the music and musician: jongleur was music. Music cannot be separate from the mind and the person. As j went, so did music : music was not just a form of entertainment but it is also to convey information. She was singing news and other towns that people can reach and listen to. Music production consumption was governed by the popular church. Era of aristocratic musical culture (1400- 1800): cities begin to develop. Symphony: u need musicians, pay musicians only the course of aristocracy that orchestra had money to perform the music.

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