Renaissance Period in Music Quick Guide

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The Renaissance Period in Music is a quick guide to music samples, videos, fun facts, and major composers from the Renaissance Period. This interactive slideshow allows you to introduce middle school or junior high students to music in the Renaissance Period while keeping them engaged with relevant content and creative supplemental activities.

Scroll down to check out other music periods as well as the complete bundle

The interactive slideshow features:

VIDEO LINKS
**Disclaimer: three of the eight videos contain content that may not be suitable for all audiences. Please review each video thoroughly before showing to your students.**

links are through ViewPure (same concept as SafeShare). An internet connection is required to view each video.

VIDEOS
-fast and friendly guide to early music
-Renaissance history crash course
-Renaissance Music overview
-history of Renaissance
-Thomas Tallis' Spem in Alium
-another day in history: opera
-des Prez’ Ave Maria in graphical notation with lyrics
-Palestrina’s Sicut Cervus in standard notation

VOCABULARY
-Renaissance
-motet
-madrigal
-homophony
-consort
-counterpoint

FUN FACTS

ARTIFACTS
-Renaissance art example
-music score examples

COMPOSERS
-each composer page features their birth and death year, several biographical facts, a map to show where they lived/worked, and a short listening sample of their music

Ockeghem
Desprez
Tallis
Palestrina
Lassus
Byrd
Gabrieli
Monteverdi

SUPPLEMENTAL ACTIVITIES
(worksheets with guided instructions)
-students travel back in time to write a journal entry on what they see, hear, and experience in the Renaissance Period
-students write historical fiction using a Renaissance composer as a prominent character
-students compare and contrast today’s music with music from the Renaissance Period
-students name facts they know about each composer featured in the slideshow

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Renaissance Period in Music Quick Guide
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Renaissance Period in Music Quick Guide
Renaissance Period in Music Quick Guide