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

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

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.

Track Listing

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Greek Music n/a 2:33
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Jewish Music n/a 2:59
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Gregorian Chant n/a 2:26
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Early Polyphonic Music n/a 2:42
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The Troubadours n/a 2:02
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The Minnesingers n/a 2:45
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Early Netherland Music - About 1450 n/a 2:39
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Early Netherland Music - About 1500 n/a 1:50
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German Choral Music - About 1500 n/a 2:48
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German Choral Music of the Reformation n/a 2:34
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Zenith of Religious Polyphony in the 16th Century n/a 2:48
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Zenith of Religious Polyphony in the 16th Century n/a 2:36
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The Madrigal (Italy) n/a 2:55
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The Madrigal (Germany) n/a 3:09
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Harpsichord Music - About 1600 n/a 2:56
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German Dances - About 1600 n/a 2:43
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Italian Church Music - Early Baroque n/a 2:26
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Opera n/a 3:12
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The German Motet n/a 2:44
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The German Motet n/a 2:18
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Chamber Music--About 1700 n/a 2:58
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Chamber Music--About 1700 n/a 2:29
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Rococo n/a 2:52
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Sentiment n/a 2:45

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