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FIF 213 History of Western Classical Music

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Do you know what a hurdy gurdy is? Learn about similarities and differences between this musical instrument and others including the cornett, trumpet, sackbut, percussions and woodwinds. In this overview of the history of western classical music we will explore the evolution of musical styles from its beginning in Medieval Europe to the present day. Discuss and listen to music of the Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic and 20th century eras.



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