Ambrosian chant

Gallican chant

Mozarabic chant

Veni Creator Spiritus

liturgical drama

Gregorian chant

church modes

syllabic/neumatic/melismatic

neumes

Psalm tone

psalmody

tenor

Liber Usualis

Mass Ordinary/Proper

versicle/versus

quilisma

trope

Notker Balbulus

antiphon

jubilus

sequence

Bernart de Ventadorn

trouvre

troubadour

ballade/rondeau/virelai

Las Cantigas de Santa Maria

lauda

rhythmic modes

minnelied

barform

organum

Musica Enchiriadis

St. Martial style/melismatic organum

Notre Dame School

Leonin

organum duplum

Magnus Liber Organi

Perotin

hoketus

Mass of Tournai

estampie

ductia

puncta

ouvert/clos

conductus

motet

incipit

motetus

duplum

triplum

Guillaume de Machaut

isorhythmic motet

double leading tone cadence

Ars Nova/Ars Antiqua

cantus firmus

Graduale Romanum

Francesco Landini

trecento

madrigal/ballata/caccia

Giovanni da Firenze

Anthonello de Caserta

Landini cadence

Guillaume DuFay

fauxbourdon

LĠhomme armŽ

Gilles Binchois

chanson

superius

Johannes Ockeghem

prolation

Jacob Obrecht

Flemish School

Dodekachordon (Glareanus)

Juan del Encina

villancico

Marchetto Cara

frottola

Petrucci

Vincenzo Capirola

meistersinger

Josquin des Prez

Thomas Crequillon

Andrea Gabrieli

canzona

division

lute

tablature

ricercar

fantasia

pavane/galliard

Cristobal Morales

Johann Walter

Claude Goudimel

Genevan Psalter

Thomas Tallis

anthem

John Blow

canticle

Hans Leo Hassler

cori spezzati

Orlandus Lassus

text painting

Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

parody mass

William Byrd

Luca Marenzio

John Bennet

madrigalisms

Musica transalpine

Triumphs of Oriana

Giles Farnaby

Orlando Gibbons

In Nomine

Claudio Merulo

John Bull

Parthenia

Fitzwilliam Virginal Book

virginals

quodlibet

Ludwig Senfl

Carlo Gesualdo

John Dowland

lute song

passamezzo

Giulio Caccini

Le Nuove Musiche

stile rappresentativo

monody

basso continuo

Claudio Monteverdi

Orfeo

opera

recitative/aria

Giacomo Carissimi

Emilio deĠ Cavalieri

Florentine Camerata

oratorio

historicus

cantata da chiesa/cantata da camera

Denis Gaultier

Alessandro Poglietti

Johann Hermann Schein

concertato

Heinrich SchŸtz

concerto/sacred concerto

polychoral

Girolamo Frescobaldi

Fiori musicali

Johann Jakob Froberger

clavichord

allemande/courante/saraband/gigue

Jean Baptiste Lully

French overture

sinfonia

Dietrich Buxtehude

Johann Pachelbel

toccata

Henry Purcell

ground

basso ostinato

passacaglia

chaconne

Arcangelo Corelli

sonata da chiesa/sonata da camera

trio sonata

Franois Couperin

agreements

clavecin

Marc-Antoine Charpentier

AndrŽ Campra

Jean-Philippe Rameau

recitativo secco/recitativo accompagnato

arioso

da capo aria

Domenico Scarlatti

sonata

Alessandro Scarlatti

George Frederick Handel

Antonio Vivaldi

Il Cimento dellĠarmonia e dellĠinventione

concerto grosso

tutti

ripieno

solo

concertino

ritornello

Reinhard Keiser

Georg Philipp Telemann

Johann Sebastian Bach

chorale

chorale prelude

chorale motet

Passion

oboe da caccia

fugue

subject/answer/countersubject

episode/stretto

Benedetto Marcello

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

opera buffa

opera seria

intermezzo