Final Project Overview History of Piano 17th-19th Century Piano Developments Piano As We Know It The Mysterious Past
The Mysterious Past • Early History • Pipe organ, Hurdy-gurdy, Clavichord, Hydraulis, Clavicytherium, Organetto, Clavisibalum • Guillaume Dufay (1400s), Phillipe de Vitry (1291), Guillaume de Machaut (1300s) • Sheet Music Here— • Contemporary vs Church
17th-19th Century Piano Developments • 17th-19thcenturies • Harpsichord, Pianoforte • Composers; Bach, Mozart, Beethoven • Music; Bach & Such • Church vs Contemporary • Harpsichord Mechanism activity?
Piano As We Know It • Modern Piano • Composers; Chopin, Copland, & Such • Music; Chopin, Copland & Such
Result • Students will develop a basic understanding of the history of keyboard instruments • Students will be able to identify various keyboard instruments through sight and sound • Students will have a basic understanding of how music composition has changed through time • Students will have basic understanding of classical and contemporary music and composers
Sources • http://www.catalinavicens.com/medieval_keyboards.html • http://library.thinkquest.org/15413/history/history-med-comp.htm • http://www.cengage.com/resource_uploads/downloads/049518974X_78790.pdf • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Medieval_composers