PDF file of this part of the chronology some details
Download more complete chronology (MS Word format): Renaissance & Baroque

under construction..... Early Fifteenth-Century Chronology (13901449) .....under construction

Conditions of Use
      .................................................. .................................................. .................................................. .................................................. .................................................. ..................................................    

History:         ca. 1415: Limbourg brothers, Tres Riches Heures, (for the Duc de Berry). 1420: English occupy Paris.   1431: Jeanne d'Arc executed. 1436: French recapture Paris.    
  13911399: Turks besiege Constantinople.       1415: Battle of Agincourt. 1419: Alliance between Burgundy and England.     1432: Jan van Eyck (13861440), the Ghent Altar-piece.     14471455: Pope Nicholas V establishes Vatican Library.
  (Hundred Years' War)           1436: Brunelleschi, Dome of Florence Cathedral completed.   ca. 1445: Johann Gutenberg (ca. 14001467), printing with movable type.
      13371453:    

Music Events:                1412: Prosdocimus de Beldemandis, Tractatus practice cantus mensurabilis as modum Ytalicorum.                     
Back 1390



1395



1400



1405



1410



1415



1420



1425



1430



1435



1440



1445



Forward

Composers:
      ca. 1327-1397 Francesco Landini Landini d. 1397
      ?1370/85-1445 Leonel Power Power d. 1445
      1373 [or ca. 1335]-1411[/?12] Johannes Ciconia Ciconia d. 1411/?12
  ca. 1390-1453 John Dunstaple [Dunstable]    
  1397-1474 Guillaume Du Fay      
  ca.1400-1460 Gilles de Bins dit Binchois    
[Paumann] : ca. 14101473 Conrad Paumann    
[Ockeghem] : ca. 1410/20-1497 Jean de Ockeghem    
[Morton] : ca. 1430-1476 (or later) Robert Morton    
[Busnoys] : ca. 1430-1492 Antoine Busnoys    
[Tinctoris] : ca. 1435-1511 Johannes Tinctoris    
[Isaac] : ca. 1440/50-1517 Heinrich Isaac    
[Josquin] : ca. 1440-1521 Josquin Desprez      
[Finck] : 1444/45-1527 Heinrich Finck    
[H. van Ghizeghem] : c.1445-1472/97 van Ghizeghem    
[Agricola] : 1445/46-1506 Agricola    
Back 1390



1395



1400



1405



1410



1415



1420



1425



1430



1435



1440



1445



Forward

Back 1090-1149
Back 11401199 Back 11901249 Back 12401299 Back 12901349 Back 13401399 Back 14401499
Back 14901549 Back 15401599 Back 15901649 Back 16401699 Back 16901749 Back 17401799

courses (GJC)

Back   Sixteenth-Century Vocal Counterpoint  |  Course Description
    Special Studies in Music History (Independent Study)  |  Course Description
    Baroque Counterpoint  |  Course Description
    Acadia Early Music Archive  

site map
Last updated: 24 May 2008.
Copyright © 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, & 2008 by Gordon J. Callon. All rights reserved.

Back Acadia University Home Page Back Faculty of Arts Home Page