Late Middle Ages: Ars Antiqua-Ars Nova (1100-1400)

Events

Crusades

1100 - 1300

Troubadours

1150

School of Notre Dame

1150

Notre Dame Cathedral (Paris)

1163

Trouveres, Troubadours, and Minnesingers

1200

Ars Antiqua

1200 - 1300

Magna Carta

1215

Ars Nova

1300 - 1400

Papacy in Avignon

1309 - 1376

The Black Death

1348

continuing throughout the Middle Ages

Belgian Composers and Musicians

Jacques de Liege

1260 - 1330

English Composers and Musicians

Leonel Power

1370 - 1445

French Composers and Musicians

Leonin

1150 - 1201

fl. 1160

Perotin

1160 - 1230

fl. 1180-1200

Adam de la Halle

1237 - 1287

Franco of Cologne

1250 - 1280

fl. 1250-1280

Jean de Muris

1290 - 1351

Philippe de Vitry

1291 - 1361

Guillaume de Machaut

1300 - 1377

German Composers and Musicians

Abbess Hildegard von Bingen

1098 - 1179

Italian Composers and Musicians

Giovanni da Cascia (Giovanni da Firenze)

1270 - 1350

fl. 1330-1350

Marchetto da Padua

1274 - 1319

fl. 14th century

Francesco Landini

1325 - 1397

Prominent Historical Figures

St. Francis of Assisi

1182 - 1226

St. Thomas Aquinas

1227 - 1274

Dante Alighieri

1265 - 1321

Giotto

1266 - 1337

Philippe de Vitry

1291 - 1361

Francesco Petrarch

1304 - 1374

Giovanni Boccacio

1313 - 1375

Geoffrey Chaucer

1340 - 1400