Music Test

37 cards

music app tes t﷯﷯﷯ ﷯﷯﷯


 
  
Created Dec 1, 2009
by
stanga

 

 
Table View
 
Download
 
Print

Flashcard Set Preview

  Side A   Side B
1
 Of all the inspirations for romantic art, none was more important than
 
 Nature
2
The deliberate intent to draw creative inspiration from the composer’s own homeland is...
 
 Nationalism
3
Instrumental music that is associated with a story, poem, idea, or scene is called        
 
Program Music
4
The composer whose career was a model for many romantic composers was
 
Ludwig Van Beethoven
5
A romantic composer who earned his living as a touring virtuoso was
 
Franz Liszt
6
One of the few composers fortunate enough to be supported by private patrons was
 
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
7
The word that is commonly used for a romantic art song with a German text
 
Lied
8
Franz Schubert (3, existence, reputation, # of songs)
 
·         Led a bohemian existence, living with friends...
9
The piano’s relentless rhythm in The Erkling unifies the episodes of the song and suggests...
 
Galloping Horse
10
Robert Schumann’s Works (3, descriptions)
 
·         They are intensely autobiographical ·        ...
11
Clara Schumann frequently performed the works of her husband and her close friend
 
Johannes Brahms
12
As a composer, Clara Schumann wrote...(4)
 
Wrote songs, piano pieces, a piano concerto, and a trio for piano, violin, and cello
13
Chopin's personality was
 
Shy and reserved
14
While in Paris, Chopin: (3, marries who, made a living, success)
 
·         Married the famous writer Aurore Dudevant...
15
Chopin’s Revolutionary Etude in C minor develops the pianist’s left hand because
 
The left hand must play rapid passages throughout
16
Until the age of 36, Liszt toured Europe as a virtuoso
 
Pianist
17
Liszt typified the romantic movement because he (3, characteristics and skill)
 
·         Had a charismatic personality ·        ...
18
Liszt created a one-movement orchestral composition based to some extent on a literary or pictoral...
 
Symphonic Poem
19
Mendelssohn is known as the man who rekindled an interest in the music of
 
Johann Sebastian Bach
20
Mendelssohn wrote in these musical forms: (3)
 
·         Symphonies ·        ...
21
The Fantastic Symphony reflects Hector Berlioz’s:
 
Love for the actress Harriet Smithson
22
Partisans were startled by Berlioz’s Fantastic Symphony because of its: (3, characteristics)
 
·         Sensationally autobiographical program ·        ...
23
 Berlioz’s Fantastic Symphony is unified by the recurrence of a theme known as the
 
Idee Fixe
24
Was the founder of Czezh national music
 
Bedrich Smetana
25
Even though Smetana was deaf at the time, he composed a musical work depicting Bohemia’s...
 
Moldau
26
Antonin Dvorak’s music was first promoted by
 
Johannes Brahms
27
Dvorak “found a secure basis for a new national American musical school” in the
 
African American spirituals
28
The popular character of Dvorak’s New World Symphony can be traced to the composer’s use...
 
·         Syncopations ·        ...
29
Tchaikovsky (3, occupation, considered himself of another ethnicity, made peaceful music)
 
·         Progress in music was so raped that after...
30
Tchaikovsky’s Sixth Symphony
 
Ends with a slow, despairing finale
31
Johannes Brahms (3, early occupations, influence, reintroduced 3 works)
 
·         When he was 13, Brahms studied piano, music...
32
Brahms’s works are very personal in style, but are rooted in the music of: (3)
 
·         Joseph Haydn ·        ...
33
The 1844 Treatise on Modern Instrumentation and Orchestration that signaled the recognition...
 
Hector Berlioz
34
A study piece designed to help a performer master specific technical difficulties
 
Etude
35
Nonprogram music is also known as
 
Absolute music
36
Berlioz influenced a whole generation of musicians, as one of the first great
 
Orchestral Conductors
37
Brahms named his composition A German Requiem because the text was chosen from
 
Luther’s German translation of The Bible


Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Upgrade    Cancel