Music 103 Exam II Study Guide

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Han Chinese
 
Largest and oldest Ethnic Group in China
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Qin (Chin)
 
A Seven Stringed Chordophone (zither) from China (Means meditation, self introspection)
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Chordophones
 
Instruments can be (Lutes or Zithers)
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Qin Techniques
 
Vibrato, Portamento, Harmonics
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Confucianism
 
The Moral and Ethical Code of Chinese Society inspired by Confucious 
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Parts of Qin Music
 
Sanqui  (Introduction)
Rudiao  (Exposition)
Ruman  (Variation)
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Qin Techniques
 
Virbrato, Portamento, and Harmonics
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Pipa
 
A Four Stringed Plucked Chordophone (Lute) From China
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Wen (Woman)
 
Wen - (Feminine) Soft and Subtle Piece
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Wu (Men)
 
Wu - (Masculine) Loud and Dramatic Piece with more strumming patterns
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Jiangnan Sizhu
 
Jiangnan - (Region)
Sizhu - (Silk and Bamboo
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Chinese Musical Styles
 
(Beijing/Peking Opera)

(Jiangju) : (Jiang-Region) (Ju-Opera)
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Sheng
 
Male in Beijing Opera
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Dan
 
Female in Beijing Opera
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Jing
 
Heroic Male Character
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Chou
 
Comedic Relief
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Aria
 
Action in Drama or Speech usually done to reflect upon something seen in Chinese Opera
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Wuchung
 
Percussion Based Ensemble (Loud and Dramatic)
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History of China
 
Quing Dyansty (1644 to 1911)

ROC (Republic of China) (1912 to 1949)
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Taiwan
 
Native Taiwanese : People Who Migrated to Taiwan Before 1945 Takeover of China by Japan
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Mainland Ideology (Taiwan)
 
The Taiwanese Government believed that the PRC was incompetent and did not understand the needs...
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True Culture of China
 
Nationalist Party wanted to regain Mainland China after they were Exiled from there since they...
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Gouju
 
The Taiwanese Version of JingJu Opera Art Form
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Shanghai Popular Song
 
Combines Many Styles of Music especially Western (Includes Piano and sounds like old western...
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Internationale
 
Marxist Ideology that all means of production controlled and owned by small number of people
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Teleology
 
All the world heading towards one single direction
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Mongolian Music 
 
Main Style is Overtone Singing (Throat Singing)
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Morin Khuur
 
Mongolian Stringed Instrument (Chordophone)
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Discourse
 
The sum total of ideas, beliefs, and more surrounding a person, place or thing. A stereotype...
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Musics of the Middle East
 
Music 103 Part II
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Languages of the Middle East
 
There are many languages spoken throughout cultures throughout the middle east 
(ARABIC,...
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Nation with Most Muslims
 
Indonesia
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Middle Eastern Sound
 
Monophonic Texture: One single melodic line no harmony
Solo Voice Music: Virtuosic Voice
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Three Unities of Middle Eastern Music
 
Influence of Koranic Recitation (AVAZ) Virtuosity

Music creates emotional bond...
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Highly Esteemed Musical Characteristics
 
Monophonic Texture, Vocalized, Improvised, Ametric
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Low Esteemed Musical Characteristics
 
Non-Monophonic, Instrumental, Precomposed, Metered
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Mode 
 
A form of Improvisation that is a set of rules for composing and improvising a melody
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Dastagh
 
Persian Style of Music (Meter or Scale)
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Maqam
 
Arabic System (Short Melodies Used For Improvisation to create Longer Ones)
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Rhythmic Mode
 
Repeating Pattern of Long and Short Beats (2+2+3)
Opposite from Western Scale 
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AVAZ
 
Solo Ametric Vocal Music that is Improvised and Monophonic that focuses on Virtuosity of Performer
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Ornamentation
 
The way performers orient their voices in order to improvise and add variation (How Musicians...
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RADIF
 
Short Precomposed Melodies that are used as a basis for (Dastaghs) or scale and ornamentation...
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RAI
 
A Mix of Electronic Dance with Traditional Vocal Styles in  Algeria and North Africa
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Musical Attitudes in the Middle East
 
In the Middle East there is a common view that music can be uplifting and influential or can...
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Influences of Music
Musics of the Carribbean
 
Musics of the World Part III
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Diaspora
 
The Forced Migration of a population from their homeland
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Nationalism
 
The Identification and Association of a group in a specific homeland 
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Distinction
 
People who are singled out and identified in New Countries they go to 
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African Diaspora
 
The Carribbean and Europe have a large African Diaspora due to slavery 
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Colonialism
 
The imperialistic spread of power and influence of Europe on nations accross the world. The...
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Syncretism
 
The combination of two cultures to create a new culture in language, religion, and society
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Creolization
 
A form of Syncretism that combines European and African identities and cultures with influences...
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Transnational Practices
 
The Ideas, Practices, and Styles that Crosses national boundaries without a centre of power....
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Decimation of Individual Populations
 
Replacing traditional customs and values with dominant ones from Europe causing loss of Heritage...
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Syncretic Religions
 
Judaism, Christianity
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RAKE N' SCRAPE
 
A Band from (Cat Island) in the Bahamas drawing on many different styles of music from all...
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Ancient Man
 
A Rastafarian Singer who represents Transnationalism due to his African Roots
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TUBS SYSTEM
 
TIME UNIT BOX SYSTEM
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Calypso
 
A Band from Trinidad and Tobago that voices political and social commentary about life in society. 
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Carnival
 
This is the festival before lent that is seen as a threat by the Trinidadian authorities
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Kumba
 
Means (Creativity) 
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Picony
 
A Competition between two Calypsonians
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Steel Pans
 
a Musical Instrument From Trinidad and Tobago
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The Mighty Sparrow
 
A famous Calypsonian
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Tresillo
 
Pattern (1+1+1)
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Cinquillo
 
(1+1+1) (1+1)
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Habanera
 
Pattern (1+1+1+1)(1+1+1+1) Raggaeton
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Son Clave
 
Salsa Music Rythmn
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Rumba Clave
 
Afro-Cuban Music
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Canto
 
Narrative Text (improvised)
Strophic Form
Thoroughly Composed 
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Montuno
 
Ostinato
Call and Response
Improvisation
Lead singer with Chorus
Intensified
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Rumba
 
Style of music created by Afro-Cuban Musicians associated with Carnival and was form of expression...
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Rumba Instruments
 
Percussion - (2 to 3 Congas)
               ...
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Vocal 
 
Chorus and Vocalists (Highly improvised, interlocking, dense overlapping texture, dynamic,...
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Danzon
 
Cuban - Cinquillo Ryhtm used, Orchestra Tipica, and Charanga (Violin and Flutes)
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Son
 
Eastern Cuban form of music with Characteristics:
(sexteto - Group of Six Musicians)
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Septeto
 
Seven Musicans in a band with trumpet added 
Canto/Montuno
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Conjunto
 
Style of Music that becomes internationally popular 
(Canto becomes shorter and...
80
Mambo
 
Very Dense Layers with Chorus Accompaniment (Latin Dance of Cuba)
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Guaguanco
 
A sub-genre of Cuban Rumba, a complex music and dance style
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U Tin Ye
 
 The Burmese Artist U Tin Yi draws mainly on Western Classical Music and Burmese Vocal...
83
World Beat
 
A Mix of Ethnic Musical Styles from around the world with Western Popular Music 
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World Music 
 
A Category that includes many different styles and genres of music from all around the world
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Exoticism
 
This is the tradition of representing the differences in other cultures understood through...
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Shanachie
 
A company that records folk and traditional music 
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Earthlan
 
A CD that was believed to be copyrighted and inauthentic


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