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The author concluded, nevertheless, that 'the earliest musical curriculum of the medieval universities drew heavily upon boethius and his program of the seven almost a generation later, johannes de muris (jehan de murs, c1290/5–after 1344), a mathematician and distinguished astronomer as well as a.
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Anicius manlius severinus boëthius, commonly called boethius was a roman senator, consul, magister officiorum, and philosopher of the early 6th century he was born four years after odoacer deposed the last roman emperor and declared himself king of italy, and entered public service under ostrogothic king. Life and works anicius severinus manlius boethius was born into the roman aristocracy c 475–7 ce—about the same time as the last roman later neoplatonists accepted the importance of aristotelian logic, and the harmony between platonic and aristotelian teaching, but they tended to try and.
Anicius manlius severinus boethius, fundamentals of music (c520 ce) music theorists in classical antiquity were different from those today they were phi- losophers and mathematicians, as well as music theorists, but they did not analyze spe- cific compositions but later on i will speak of this further the third type of.