Thursday, 27 August 2009

Medieval Music Score Found in Stirling Castle

When master craftsman John Donaldson discovered an intricate set of written binary notation on the wooden 'Stirling Heads' medallions from Stirling Castle, he soon realised he had stumbled onto one of the earliest musical scores ever written in Scotland, dating to between 1530 and 1544.

For more on the story visit http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/8222727.stm

Chris

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