September 17

Musical notation

Seikilos epitaph (200 BC to 100 AD)

chant notation notation ca. 900

Charlemagne ca. 800

Offertorio Iubilate Deo universa terra

iubilate 1a

Guido of Arezzo (ca. 1020)

Belle bonne (ca. 1400)


-invented moveable type press ca. 1440

– Gutenberg bible ca. 1450

Gutenberg Galaxy – Marshall McLuhan

music publishing

music engraving

Odhecaton – 1501 – Petrucci Venice

josquin baises moy (1501)

Publishing Patents- Petrucci, Byrd/Tallis , Lully

Orfeo (1604)

Orfeo p1

Bach Brandenburg 1 (1721)

BC1 p1

Brahms Symphony 4 (pub. 1886)

Brahms 4 p1

Stockhausen Studie II

DJ Notation

Other notation styles

Searching for sounds…

Lead sheet:

Chuck Berry – Johnny B. Goode


Logic notation:

2 note entry methods-

1) play in real time

2) step entry

Enter some song lyrics

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