Music markup
Music notation or musical notation is any system used to visually represent aurally perceived music through the use of written symbols, including ancient or modern musical symbols. Types and methods o...
Byzantine music - Music in Hagia Sofia
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gquhL5ZGrPQ Εξέδυσαν με. Οι ανθρωποι βάζουν στον πλάστη τους και Θεό στέφανον εξ ακανθών, του δίνουν να πιεί όξος, τον ραπίζ...
Byzantine music
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gquhL5ZGrPQ Εξέδυσαν με. Οι ανθρωποι βάζουν στον πλάστη τους και Θεό στέφανον εξ ακανθών, του δίνουν να πιεί όξος, τον ραπίζ...
Byzantine music
Ἀλληλούϊα. -Ὑψώσω σε ὁ Θεός μου, ὁ Βασιλεύς μου καὶ εὐλογήσω τὸ ὄνομά Σου εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα καὶ εἰς τὸν αἰῶνα τοῦ αἰῶνος. Ἀλληλούϊα. -Καθ'ἑκάστην ἡμέρα εὐλογήσω ...
Byzantine music - Hymn
This is a Greek Orthodox Christian Chant from a book called To Psaltirio. The hymn is located in the 8th Ode of the collection.
Music of ancient Greece
The music of ancient Greece was almost universally present in society, from marriages and funerals to religious ceremonies, theatre, folk music and the ballad-like reciting of epic poetry. It thus pla...
Byzantine music
Byzantine music (Modern Greek: Βυζαντινή μουσική), in a narrow sense, is the music of the Byzantine Empire. Originally it consisted of songs and hymns composed to Greek texts used for courtly cere...
List of musical symbols
Musical symbols are the marks and symbols, used since about the 13th century in the musical notation of musical scores, styles, and instruments, in order to describe pitch, rhythm, tempo – and, to som...
Swara
In the context of Indian classical music, Swara is a Sanskrit word that means a note in the octave. The seven basic swaras of the scale are named shadja, rishabh, gandhar, madhyam, pancham, dhaivat an...
Shakuhachi musical notation
Shakuhachi musical notation refers to the systems of transcribing playing instructions for shakuhachi music. The shakuhachi in Japan dates back to approximately 700 AD, though similar predecessor bam...
Music of Indonesia
The music of Indonesia demonstrates its cultural diversity, the local musical creativity, as well as subsequent foreign musical influences that shaped contemporary music scenes of Indonesia. Nearly th...
Solfège
In music, solfège (/sɒlˈfɛʒ/, /ˈsɒlfɛʒ/, [sɔl.fɛʒ]) or solfeggio (/sɒlˈfɛdʒɪoʊ/, [solˈfeddʒo]), also called sol-fa, solfa, solfeo, solfejo, among many names, is a music education method used to teach ...
Letter notation
In music, letter notation is a system of representing a set of pitches, for example, the notes of a scale, by letters. For the complete Western diatonic scale, for example, these would be the letters ...
Tablature
Tablature (or tabulature, or tab for short) is a form of musical notation indicating instrument fingering rather than musical pitches.Tablature is common for fretted stringed instruments such as the l...
Klavarskribo
Klavarskribo (sometimes shortened to klavar) is a music notation system that was introduced in 1931 by the Dutchman Cornelis Pot. The name means "keyboard writing" in Esperanto. It differs from conven...
Graphic notation (music)
Graphic notation is the representation of music through the use of visual symbols outside the realm of traditional music notation. Graphic notation evolved in the 1950s, and it is often used in combin...
Parsons code
The Parsons code, formally named the Parsons Code for Melodic Contours, is a simple notation used to identify a piece of music through melodic motion—the motion of the pitch up and down. Denys Parsons...
Braille music
Braille music is a Braille code that allows music to be notated using Braille cells so that music can be read by visually impaired musicians. The Braille music system was originally developed by Loui...
Diatonic genus
Genus (Gr.: γένος [genos], pl. γένη [genē], "type, kind") is a term used in the Ancient Greek theory of music to describe either certain classes of intonations of the two movable notes within a tetrac...
Paschal troparion
The Paschal troparion or Christos anesti (Greek: Χριστὸς ἀνέστη) is the characteristic hymn for the celebration of Pascha (Easter) in the Eastern Orthodox Church and those Eastern Catholic Churches w...
Byzantine lyra
The Byzantine lyra or lira (Greek: λύρα) was a medieval bowed string musical instrument in the Byzantine Empire. In its popular form the lyra was a pear-shaped instrument with three to five string...
Clef
A clef (from French: clef “key”) is a musical symbol used to indicate the pitch of written notes. Placed on one of the lines at the beginning of the stave, it indicates the name and pitch of the notes...
Indo pop
Indo-pop (Indonesian:Pop Indo) also known as Indonesian pop is loosely defined as Indonesian pop music, however in wider sense it can also encompassed Indonesian pop culture which also includes Indone...
Kroncong
An example of keronchong from the Free Music ArchiveKroncong (pronounced "kronchong"; Indonesian: Keroncong, Dutch: Krontjong) is the name of a ukulele-like instrument and an Indonesian musi...
Cappella Romana
Cappella Romana is a vocal ensemble founded in 1991 in Portland, Oregon. Its name, meaning "Roman Chapel", refers to the medieval Greek concept of the Roman oikoumene (inhabited world), which embrace...
Gamelan
Gamelan is traditional ensemble music of Java and Bali in Indonesia, made up predominantly of percussive instruments. The most common instruments are metallophones played by mallets as well as a set o...
Chord notation
Various kinds of chord names and symbols are used in different contexts, to represent musical chords. In most genres of popular music, including jazz, pop, and rock, a chord name and the corresponding...
Angklung
The angklung is a musical instrument made of two to four bamboo tubes attached to a bamboo frame. The tubes are carved to have a resonant pitch when struck and are tuned to octaves. The base of the fr...
Lyre
The lyre (Greek: λύρα, lýra) is a string instrument known for its use in Greek classical antiquity and later. The lyre is similar in appearance to a small harp but with distinct differences. The word ...