HV062 Seminar to Music History 1

Faculty of Education
Autumn 2018
Extent and Intensity
0/2/0. 2 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
prof. Michal Košut, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
MgA. Marek Olbrzymek, Ph.D. (seminar tutor)
doc. Mgr. Vladimír Richter (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
prof. Michal Košut, Ph.D.
Department of Music – Faculty of Education
Contact Person: prof. Michal Košut, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Music – Faculty of Education
Timetable of Seminar Groups
HV062/01: Thu 8:00–9:50 učebna 20, M. Košut, V. Richter
Basic knowledge of music theory.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The aim of the Seminar on the history of music is to give a lecture on theoretical overview of the developmental stages of music production from prehistory to the end of the Renaissance.
  • 1. Periodisation music history -General historical and degree of musical thinking 2. Style rhythmic monomelodický 3. Music in the Ancient cultures 4. China, Greece, Rome 5. Music at the time of early Christianity, Gregorian chant, Eastern variants 6. Knight lyric 7. Style polymelodic 8. Secular and spiritual forms of the Middle Ages, early medieval polyphony, 9. Ars Antiqua, Ars Nova, Dutch schools 10.Oldest monuments of Czech music, the Hussite movement, literary brotherhoods 11.Franus Code, Code Speciálník 12.Music at the court of Rudolf II. 13.Jacobus Handl Gallus, Kryštof Harant
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Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2019, autumn 2020, Autumn 2021, Autumn 2022, Autumn 2023, Autumn 2024.
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