The beginnings of secular instrumental music as a distinct genre in the Florence of Lorenzo the Grea
- Lady Barbara Santangelo ( Barbara Lee)
- European Music 1 (Mockingbird on Saturday at 3:00PM
We will explore pieces that appear to be strictly instrumental that appear in chansonniers of the time. What was the typical secular instrumental use before this, and what changed with these pieces? What changed about instruments to make this possible? If time allows, we can read some of these pieces, so bring your instruments.