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What is a renaissance consort?

A consort is a group of instruments playing together. There are two types of consorts: a) whole consort, which consists of instruments all from the same family, and b) broken consort, which has instruments from more than one family. A…

What has the author Jeremy Montagu written?

Jeremy Montagu has written: 'The Flute' 'Reed Instruments' -- subject(s): Catalogs and collections, Musical instrument collections, Catalogs, Musical instruments 'Making early percussion instruments' -- subject(s): Percussion instruments, Construction 'Reed Instruments: The Montagu Collection' 'The world of medieval and Renaissance musical…

Why Renaissance music sounds fuller than medieval music?

There were more established musical instruments by then. There were beginning to be a lot of good performers on those instruments. Composers were broadening their experimentation with music to include two and three part harmonies, instead of just individual polyphonic…

What was the first guitar?

It is not known when the first guitar was made. This is in part because the guitar evolved from other string instruments and was not an invention. Many cultures used instruments recognized as precursors to the guitar. These include, most…