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So What If Pop Music Funds Classical Recordings? That's Simply Tradition
"The divide [in the Middle Ages] was between Gregorian chant and vernacular music outside the church sung by traveling entertainers known as jongleurs. Eventually, church composers began to use the bass lines of 'popular' tunes as a way to keep the masses coming to Mass." Los Angeles Times 07/13/13
Posted July 14, 2013 08:02 AM

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