Early Sacred Music: From the Temple Through the Middle Ages

Description: In this course, students will learn how the Gregorian Chant evolved into elaborate forms with many voices, and the critical role played by the monks who developed, preserved, and spread the music across Europe in meticulously hand-copied manuscripts. Students will learn about the early Christian Church and the influences of Greek and Roman antiquity. Along the way, students will encounter saints and philosophers, art and architecture, manuscripts and technology, emperors and political intrigue.

Grade Level: 8+ (ages 13-18)

Required Materials: Early Sacred Assignments and Quizzes and Early Sacred Music Text. Students will also need access to a USB headset microphone (built-in microphones also work well).

Early Sacred Music Fall ACarol ReynoldsW2:40 - 4:10 PM ET9/11/2023-1/26/20248$300.00