I have been in an introspective, contemplative, meditative frame of mind as of late. That is not an unusual state in which to find myself. I am a pretty thoughtful and analytical sort of person, maybe too much so. 1,323 more words
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One of the momentous moments in Western history is the Reformation. The Catholic Church had long been led by truly corrupt Popes and Bishops and the theology of the Church had become little more than a slate of justifications for the absurd power wielded by the upper echelons of the hierarchy. 348 more words
The End Of Antiquity
This lecture covers what happened to music during the transition from Classical Antiquity to the Middle Ages.
Classical Antiquity is sometimes called the Greco-Roman period because it includes the high cultures of the Romans as well as the Greeks. 1,699 more words