Music Appreciation Romanticism

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Music Appreciation for the Romantic Era.  Questions follow the study guide for Dr. Brawands course at SDSU.


 
  
Created Apr 27, 2010
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What is Absolute Music?
 
Instrumental music having no intended association with a story, poem, idea, or scene; nonprogram...
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Who was a model for Romantic composers?
 
Beethoven
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What is a short piece for piano called?
 
Character Piece
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What is a great example for a character piece
 
Schumann   Estrella
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What is Chromatic Harmony
 
Tones outside major and minor scale.
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What type of music was considered "distant lands"?
 
Exoticism
7
Who was Franz Liszt?
 
A touring piano virtuoso
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What was expressed when romantic composers deliberately created music with a specific national...
 
Nationalism
9
Who was Pagini?
 
a touring violin virtuoso
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Who inspired Liszt to virtuosity?
 
Paganini
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What was the favorite romantic age instrument?
 
Piano
12
Name 4 piano traits?
 
1. Frame2. Damper Pedal3. Hammers4. Range
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The 19th Century was the great age of program music? T of F
 
True
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What was program music?
 
Instrumental associated with a story, poem, idea, or scene.
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Was a romantic orchestra usually larger?
 
Yes
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The romantic orchestra did no vary in tone color? T of F
 
False
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What is a slight holding back or pressing forward of tempo to intensify the expression of the...
 
Rubato
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Who lived and died in Vienna?
 
Franz Schubert
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Franz Schubert composed 600+ lieder. T of F
 
True
20
Who was the founder and editor of New Journal of Music?
 
Robert Schumann
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Who was the composer of Carnaval?
 
Robert Schumann
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What piece of Robert Schumann's music had 21 brief pieces?
 
Carnaval
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Estrella was evident in Schumann's Carnaval
 
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24
What is a song cycle?
 
grouped in a set
25
What are some violin techniques in Mendelssohn Cadenza?
 
1. Appregios2. Harmonics3. Trills4. Double stops
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What is a double stop?
 
Two or more notes at once
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What is an exmple of a program symphony?
 
Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique
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When did the Stravinsky riot occur?
 
May 29th, 1913
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Where did the Stravnksy riot occur?
 
Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris

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