GPS and LPS Greek and then Medieval Theoretical Musical Structures

In this email I am going to use the terminology for both the ancient Greek Harmoniai, the later ancient Greek Tonoi (and Tropoi) along with the Medieval Tonus (which are theoretical constructions that were attempts to organize and ‘explain’ the ecclesiastic plainchants) and later became the Medieval Modes. When I am talking about ‘Mese’ and … Continue reading

Negative Rhythms?

Hey Mr.Coleman, Thank you very much for the class yesterday at SIM. It was very intense, and the most engaging masterclass we have had so far. I thought it was very well organized as far as playing vs. explaining, and I had a great time clapping and singing through everything. I am writing because you … Continue reading