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Medieval Music Genres

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An Overview of Gospel Music
Gospels refer to the first four books of the Bible’s New Testament. These hymns became integral part of worship services of “Protestants”.
>> Poetry & Fable
Enochian >> Rituals
Black Gospel Music
Black Gospel music is also known as Urban Contemporary Gospel music. Its roots were the Negro spiritual songs that were sang by the African slaves while tilling the rich cotton fields of their white Southern masters in the early 18th century.
>> Poetry & Fable
Magick >> Rituals
Lynne, Carol
Growing up surrounded by music, Carole Lynne’s musical education has ranged from the informal training of her parents teaching her how to sing jazz to formal instruction at The Juilliard School of Music, University of Michigan Music School, and The American...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Harding, Deborah
Deborah Harding began gardening alongside her parents when she was just able to walk. She lives in Ohio with her husband and two daughters. She writes articles on herbal concerns for magazines and web-zines, and gives lectures and workshops on growing herbs...
Real Interviews >> Authors
Art during the Age of Faith
The Age of Faith is the one thousand medieval years from 400 A.D. to 1400 A.D. It must be noted though that faith was not a uniquely medieval phenomenon as medieval pursuits were not purely geared towards faith only.
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology

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Echoes from Azerbaijan
In their works, Azerbaijani poets Nizami and Fizuli speak in detail of medieval music, genres and instruments.
Marvin Gaye Meets The Middle Ages At chatterbird's Next Nashville Concert
Looking at Machaut's words and music, Eve Beglarian sees parallels to much more recent sounds and the lyrics. A virelai about how Love pushes a man to the best and worst emotional states almost seems like a direct commentary on a Marvin Gaye song ...
Eschewing Pop Ideology: An Interview With Grimes
It's an answer that reminds me, by virtue of the collaborative nature of the genre, of a comment Boucher recently made about the content of the album – that it definitively wasn't pop music. ....
Music genres impact listeners throughout history
Music has always been a phenomenon throughout various historical periods. From the pre-medieval era to the 20th century, there has been a quintessential blend of influences that has shaped today's music. While some people find music therapeutic, others ...
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