Music is one of the most important aspects in human life. It influences humans’ emotion and spirit. People like music because everyone can find something for himself or herself with the great variety of music today. Modern day music traces its root back to classical music, and classical music traces its root back to the medieval music. Hence, medieval music, with all development since the dawn of the Christian chant, is the origin of the Western classical music.
"A Brief History of Medieval Music,"
The Histories: Vol. 3
, Article 11.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.lasalle.edu/the_histories/vol3/iss1/11