Sweet Music Studio Podcast

The Evolution of Solfege

July 13, 2018 Season 1 Episode 3
Sweet Music Studio Podcast
The Evolution of Solfege
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Sweet Music Studio Podcast
The Evolution of Solfege
Jul 13, 2018 Season 1 Episode 3
Sweet Music Studio
In this episode, Adam Sweet explores the evolution of solfege
Show Notes
Sometime in the 11th century, when Guido of Arezzo (c.992-1050) proposed an ascending diatonic scale for music.* He realized that the hymn was a perfect mnemonic for the scale, and so he described the scale using the syllables on which the ascending tones fell: ut, re, mi, fa, sol, la. In this episode, Adam Sweet explores the evolution of solfege
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