Canal March

The music of Notre Dame in Paris: codifying the rythm

Carmen Julia Gutiérrez introduces the concert "Notre Dame and the origins of polyphony"

The first manifestations of multi-voice singing (polyphony) date from the 9th century. But it was in the 12th century, around Notre Dame cathedral, that this new way of writing music crystallised. Musicologist Carmen Julia Gutiérrez synthesizes the history of primitive polyphony and the main musical genres in which it manifested itself. 

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