The medieval era (476 to 1400), which took place in the course of the Middle Ages, began with the introduction of monophonic (single melodic line) chanting into Roman Catholic Church services. The only European Medieval repertory that has been found in written kind from earlier than 800 is the monophonic liturgical plainsong chant of the Roman Catholic Church, the central tradition of which was known as Gregorian chant. Alongside these traditions of sacred and church music there existed a vibrant custom of secular track (non-spiritual songs).
This fund will award grants of $500 to individual artists who stay in Maine and whose inventive practices and incomes are being adversely impacted by the coronavirus. Individual artists, or educating artists, humanist, or scientists who promote training in the arts, humanities, or interpretive sciences residing in Massachusetts can apply for this reduction fund. This statewide effort that gives monetary relief to … Read More