2,000 Years of Music Compiled by and Released in Memory of Dr. Curt Sachs

2,000 Years of Music Compiled by and Released in Memory of Dr. Curt Sachs

produced by Curt Sachs, 1881-1959 (Folkways Records, 1962), 1 hour 5 mins

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Field of Interest
World Music

A tribute to prominent musicologist and pioneering ethnomusicologist Dr. Curt Sachs, this compilation of Western classical music tours Greek, Jewish and Gregorian chant traditions; early polyphony of the 2nd century; religious polyphony of the 16th century; German dances and opera; songs of the troubadours; early music from the Netherlands; madrigals and motets.

Content Type
Music recording
1 hour 5 mins
Sub Genre
Piece, Song
Folkways Records
Curt Sachs, 1881-1959
Release Date
World Music, Music & Performing Arts, Europe, Europa
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