US_43 Chapters from Music History I.

Faculty of Arts
Autumn 2019
Extent and Intensity
0/0/0. 2 credit(s) (plus 3 credits for an exam). Recommended Type of Completion: zk (examination). Other types of completion: k (colloquium).
Mgr. Vladimír Maňas, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
PhDr. Dagmar Koudelková
Department of Musicology - Faculty of Arts
Contact Person: Mgr. Jan Karafiát
Supplier department: Department of Musicology - Faculty of Arts
Mon 12:00–13:40 N51
Prerequisites (in Czech)
NOW ( US_43cv Chapters from Music History I. )
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 130 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 37/130, only registered: 1/130, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/130
Fields of study the course is directly associated with
there are 9 fields of study the course is directly associated with, display
Course objectives
The course gives students a brief survey of history of music from the very beginnings to the mid-18th century. Apart from the emphasis on history of European music culture, enough attention will also be paid to music in the history of the Czech Lands. Please see also the given literature below and the corresponding e-learning course.
  • Brief introduction into the basic music theory and terminology
  • music of the Antique cultures and the period thinking about music
  • liturgical a paraliturgical monody
  • secular monody
  • medieval polyphony
  • music of the renaissance
  • music of the baroque
  • traditional music of selected European countries
  • MICHELS, Ulrich. Encyklopedický atlas hudby. Praha: Nakladatelství Lidové noviny, 2000. ISBN 80-7106-238-3. info
  • SMOLKA, Jaroslav. Dějiny hudby. Vyd. 1. Brno: TOGGA agency, 2001. 657 s. ISBN 80-902912-0-1. info
  • ČERNÝ, Jaromír. Hudba v českých dějinách :od středověku do nové doby. Praha: Supraphon, 1989. 483 s., [1. ISBN 80-7058-163-8. info
  • KOUBA, Jan. ABC hudebních slohů : od raného středověku k J.S.Bachovi. Praha: Supraphon, 1982. info
  • SEHNAL, Jiří and Jiří VYSLOUŽIL. Dějiny hudby na Moravě. : Muzejní a vlastivědná společnost v Brně, 2001. Vlastivěda Moravská. Země a lid. Svazek 12. ISBN 80-7275-021-6. info
  • ZENKL, Luděk. ABC hudební nauky. : Editio Supraphon Praha, 1991. info
Teaching methods
Lectures with musical examples.
Assessment methods
Active participation in the corresponding e-learning course, reviews, 4 successive test in ELF, final written test with music examples.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
Teacher's information
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2004, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Autumn 2018.
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