Music Lit Final Part 1

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Created Dec 12, 2010
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1
the term "dark ages" refers to the time:
 
between 500& 1000 c.e.
2
in sonata-allegro form, the contrasting key is established by the statement of:
 
the second theme.
3
in the 19th century saw the rise of a new social order shaped by:
 
the technological advances of the industrial revolution
4
the post-romantic era lasted from approx:
 
1890-1910
5
the frankish emperor who encouraged education & the concept of a centralized government...
 
Charlemagne
6
mozart is remembered today as :
 
the most gifted child prodigy in the history of music
7
in the romantic era skilled musicians were trained at:
 
conservatories
8
in the movement that, along with post-romanticism, ushered in the 20th century was known as:
 
impressionism
9
the  most important patron of music in the middle ages was:
 
the roman catholic church
10
of the following which characterizes Maria Theresa Paradis? -a. women virtuoso piano -b. friend...
 
All of the above
11
during the 19th century, concert life began to center in the 
 
public concert hall
12
_____ was a post-romantic composer known for his symphonic poems & operas such as 
 
RIchard Strauss
13
the high middle ages witnessed:
 
building of great cathedrals, founding universities, & the rise of the bourgeoisie
14
using material from an earlier movement in each subsequent movement of a symphony is called...
 
cyclical form
15
what trend inspired composers to write music evoking scenes or sounds of far off lands
 
exoticism
16
in which of the following movements if gustav mahler most closely associated?
 
post-romantic
17
early notation suggested melodic contours using small ascending & descending signs called:
 
Neumes
18
which composer established the scherzo was a regular alternative to the minuet movement?
 
Beethoven
19
of the following, which does NOT describe romantic orchestral music? -works were linked to...
 
Composers produced more symphonies than their classical counterpoints.
20
impressionism is music is best exemplified by the works of :
 
Claude Debussy
21
the portion of the mass that changes from day to day, dependent on the feast celebrated is...
 
the Proper
22
haydn enjoyed phenomenal musical success with two trips to which country:
 
England
23
the leipzig conservatory was founded by:
 
Felix Mendelssohn
24
which of the following was NOT characteristic of Impressionist music? -whole-tone scales, -parallel...
 
Accents on the first beat of each measure
25
which of the following women was not only a religious leader but also a prominent figure in...
 
Hildegard of Bingen
26
mozart's compositions were often listed by their K numbers which refer to:
 
the man who first catalogued his works.
27
of the following who is a noted woman composer of the romantic era:
 
Amy Cheney Beach
28
what is unusual about the opening of debussy's Prelude to the afternoon of a faun?
 
it opens w/a flute solo in the velvety lower register.
29
in what part of the liturgy does the Alleluia occur?
 
Mass Proper
30
in the classical orchestra, which group of instruments served as the ensemble's nucleus?
 
strings
31
a german texted song with piano accompaniment that sets a short lyric poem is called:
 
A lied
32
debussy was highly influenced by the sounds of the gamelan from:
 
Java
33
the musical texture that arose around 1000 c.e. towards the end of the Romanesque period was
 
polyphony
34
which of the following is common characteristic of the second movement of a multi-movement...
 
all of the above
35
___ was NOT an important composer of the 19th century lieder? -heine - schumann -brahmns -schubert
 
Heine
36
in which early 20th century style dealt with the realm of the unconscious, distorted images,...
 
expressionism
37
which was NOT a function of secular music in medieval court life? -accompaniment for dancing...
 
Devotional services
38
a typical feature of a concerto is a free solo passage without orchestral accompaniment is...
 
Cadenza
39
which was NOT a typical theme of the Romantic Lied?-beauty of nature -love & longing -praise...
 
praise of the Virgin Mary
40
the early 20th century style that sought to revive certain principles & forms of earlier...
 
neoclassicism
41
according to your test, which of the following would NOT be a common subject of troubadour...
 
Work
42
Name the masters of the first Viennese School.
 
Haydn, Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven. (HEY MARISSA STUPID BITCH)
43
the favorite romantic poets for the composers of lieder were
 
Goethe & heine
44
which of the following composers would NOT have been emulated during the neoclassical era?-vivialdi...
 
Wagner
45
the outstanding composer-poet of the french Ars Nova was
 
Machaut
46
beethoven's own instrument for which he wrote numerous concertos & sonatas was
 
the piano
47
schubert lived a tradigical short life but was a remarkable prolific composer of: -lieder -chamber...
 
All of the above
48
which of the following genres was NOT favored by the neoclassicists of the early 20th century 
 
symphonic poem
49
the french courtly love song of the middle ages was called the 
 
chanson
50
mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik is an example of 
 
a serenade 
51
which is true of schubert's erlking? -masterpiece of his youth -based on the legend...
 
all of the above
52
composers introduced new harmonic styles in the 20th century including -atonality, -polytonality...
 
all of the above
53
italian explorer who traveld to china in the 13th century was 
 
marco polo
54
which western orchestral instrument or instruments derive from turkish military bands
 
triangle, cymbals, bass drum
55
the composer who founded the new journal for music was
 
schumann
56
the melody in 12 tone music is called
 
a tone row
57
medieval instruments can be divided in bas & haut  meaning
 
soft & loud
58
the most important instrumental genre of the classical period was
 
the symphony
59
schumann's in the lovely month of may is from which song cycle
 
A poet's love
60
what was the name of the paris-based russian ballet impresario who commissioned stravinksy...
 
Diaghilev
61
which historical event did NOT take place in the renaissance -discovery of the new world -introduction...
 
writing of the magna carta
62
the dreamy first movement of the moonlight sonata features -singing melody -accompaniment...
 
all of the above
63
which of the following was NOT a technical improvement in the 19th century piano? -it was made...
 
second keyboard was added 
64
which of the following is NOT ballet by stravinksy -daphnis et chloe -the firebird -petrushka...
 
Daphnis et Chloe
65
renaissance musicians could make their living in all of the following ways EXCEPT: -as choirmasters,...
 
as professional orchestral conductors 
66
how did comic opera differ from opera seria? -it presented down-to-earth- plots -it featured...
 
all of the above
67
a short lyric piece was the instrumental equivalent of 
 
the song
68
the rite of spring is characterized by -percussive use of dissonance -polyrhythms...
 
all of the above
69
the fixed melody used as a basis for elaborate polyphonic writing in the renaissance was called 
 
a cantus firmus
70
who was haydn's principal patron?
 
prince esterhazy
71
19th century composers of the short lyric piano piece included -brahms -r. schumann -chopin...
 
all of the above. think acronym silly clara lee makes big farts really colorful -schubert chopin...
72
alban berg & anton webern were disciples of :
 
arnold schoenberg
73
movements of the ordinary mass??
 
Kyrie Gloria Credo Sanctus Agnus Dei - acronym Kyle gave carlie some apple dumplings 
74
the system in which the aristocracy sponsored musicians is called
 
patronage
75
chopin is considered to be the national composer of 
 
poland
76
the 12 tone method
 
revolutionized composition in the 20th century
77
what is a cantus firmus
 
fragment of georgian chant used as the foundation of a polyphonic mass
78
in the classical multi-movement cycle, which movement was most commonlu in a contrasting key...
 
second
79
which was NOT a genre of music by Chopin? -nocturnes -polonaises -ballades -symphonies
 
Symphonies
80
schoenberg created a newt style in which vocal melodies were spoken rather than sung with exact...
 
sprechstimme
81
josquin's ave maria...virgo serena is an example of
 
a motet
82
the typical first movement of a classical concerto begins with
 
the orchestra
83
which of the following does NOT characterize the music of Chopin? -rubato -virtuosity -reserved...
 
Reserved emotions
84
what accompanies the voice in pierrot lunaire
 
chamber group
85
which composer responded to the reforms of the council of trent in exemplary fashion?
 
palestrina
86
the early classical symphony was characterized by quickly ascending themes with a strong rhythmic...
 
rocket themes
87
the term temp rubato associated with chopin's music means that the performer should
 
take liberties with the tempo
88
schoenberg experimented with the idea of tone-color melody, or shifting each note of a melody...
 
klangfarbenmelodie
89
the structure known as binary form is
 
A-A-B-B
90
how many symphonies did Beethoven write
 
9
91
clara schumann's later creative activities were supported by the devoution of which composer
 
brahms
92
which of the following was NOT a member of the 20th century russian school? -rachmaninoff -delius...
 
Delius remember acronym really sh sh darla -russian sergei rachmaninoff sergei prokofiev dmitri...
93
which of the following was the chief form of intalisn secular music in the renaissance? 
 
madrigal
94
a string quartet consists of 
 
2 violins, viola & cello
95
clara schumann's compositional output was predominantly 
 
songs, & solo piano works
96
the cantata carmina burana was written by
 
carl orff
97
the late renaissance madrigal came to full flower in the music of
 
claudio monteverdi
98
the dies irae text from the requiem describes
 
the day of judgement
99
who was the first internationally acclaimed american composer of classical music
 
gottschalk
100
the hungarian composer who combined native folk music characteristics with main currents of...
 
bartok
101
during the late 16th century, the principal center for polychoral singing was 
 
st mark's of venice
102
in sonata allegro form a modulatory section that leads from one theme to the next is called 
 
a bridge
103
gottschalk based many of his works off of
 
native american & caribbean songs
104
what characterizes the published devotional music in america during the 19th century ? -simpler...
 
simpler notation for people lacking music literacy 
105
the first composer to indicate dynamics & specific instruments in music was
 
Gabrieli
106
what is the form of the second movement of haydn's surprise symphony 
 
themes & variations
107
instrumental music is endowed with literary, philosophicl or pictorial associations called
 
program music
108
which 19th century american composer is best remembered for his popular ballads & minstrel...
 
Stephen foster
109
the term baroque probably derives from
 
a portuguese word meaning irregular in shape
110
the classical period in music is ranged from approx:
 
1750-1825
111
in absolute music, the lack of a prescribed story or text to hold the music together makes...
 
melody
112
the 3 main sections of sonata form are the expositions, development &
 
recapitulation 
113
music written for players, generally of consisting of an overture & a series of pieces...
 
incidental music
114
Middle ages-
 
476-1450 FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE
115
Dark Ages
 
500-1000
116
Late Middle ages
 
1000-1450
117
the renaissance
 
1450-1600
118
baroque era
 
1600-1750
119
romantic era
 
1825-1890
120
2 movements styles follow the romantic era in 1890ish
 
post romanticism & impressionism
121
around 1915 appears
 
expressionism, neoclassicism, serialism, nationalism, world music, aleatoric music
122
centers of power are & development of?
 
church & state; libraries, cities, cathedrals, universities & monasteries
123
georgian chant was named for
 
pope georgory the great
124
georgian chant is
 
monophony with conjunct melodies
125
syllabic 
 
one note sung with each syllable of text
126
neumatic
 
small groups of up to 5 or 6 notes sung to a syllable
127
meslimatic 
 
long groups of notes set to a single syllable of text
128
susato
 
three dances
129
polyphony appears in
 
1150 organum
130
bach's 3 periods
 
weimar, cothen, leipzig
131
cyclical form
 
using material from an earlier movement in a symphony
132
mult-movement cycle 
 
1st movement- in sonata allegro form, 2nd movement slow in different key theme & variations...
133
sonata allegro form
 
exposition, development,  & recapitulation ELEPHANTS DREAD RATS
134
concertos have:
 
3 movements 
135
Program music examples
 
Concert Overtures, Incidental Music, Program Symphony, Symphonic Poem. CUNT IS PUSSY STANK
136
what is program music
 
instrumental music that is endoed with literary, philosophical or pictorial associatsions
137
what is absolute music
 
instrumental music that is not based on a text or picture
138
part songs-
 
3 or 4 voice parts with no accompaniment
139
the composer of bel canto style singing is
 
verdi
140
the opera house in Milan is
 
La Scala
141
Wagner ; Gesamtkunstwerk
 
all the arts are fused together
142
leitmotif
 
basic themes that reoccur. 
143
the opera house specifically designed for Wagner
 
Bayreuth
144
who composed the first symphony by an african american to be performed by a major american...
 
William Grant Still
145
the second Viennese school
 
Schoenburg, Alban & Webern SANTA ATE WORMS
146
what did the 1950s & 60s saw?
 
the rise of electronic music & MIDI-musical instrument digital interface)
147
who was the first american born musician to be appointed conductor of the New York Philharmonic
 
Leonard Bernstein

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