Guido d'Arezzo


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Gui·do d'A·rez·zo

 (gwē′dō dä-rĕt′sō) or Guido A·re·ti·no (är′ĕ-tē′nō) 990?-1050.
Benedictine monk and music theorist who devised the four-line staff, thereby allowing precise musical notation.

Guido d'Arezzo

(Italian ˈɡwiːdo daˈrettso)
n
(Biography) ?995–?1050 ad, Italian Benedictine monk and musical theorist: reputed inventor of solmization

Gui•do d'A•rez•zo

(ˈgwi doʊ dəˈrɛt soʊ)
n.
(Guido Aretinus) ( “Fra Guittone” ), c995–1049?, Italian monk and music theorist.
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Veinticinco anos despues, el monje benedictino Guido D'Arezzo inventa los nombres silabicos de las notas de la escala para ayudar a leer lo que se canta: do, re, mi, fa, sol, la y si.
Do Re Mi: If you can read music, thank Guido d'Arezzo.
It was Guido d'Arezzo whose efforts lead to the sheet music records we have today, and his biography and challenges are here presented in a lively fictional form backed by solid facts.
For many years, Guido D'Arezzo, a young man from Tuscany imagined that his system of lines and spaces could be used as a written language of music, and he was determined to make his ideas work.
El conocimiento de la teoria musical del Medievo ha llegado hasta nosotros a traves de importantes tratados, entre los cuales destacan los de Boecio, Casiodoro, Odo de Cluny, Guido d'Arezzo y Franco de Colonia.