Music Appreciation Test 1

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1.  Piano: (p)  
2. 
  1. At least two melody lines and harmony.
3.  Forte(f
4.  Name 3 string instruments: 
5.  Is sad/ melancholy 
6.  Name 3 woodwinds: 
7. 
  1. two part form- for ex. hymns in church[verse A-Chorus B] 
8.  no music, just singing
9.  Name 2 percussion-pitched: 
10.  One musical line(a melody line)-no harmony 
11.  Name 5 Mass Ordinaries 
12. 
  1. a temporary shifting of the normally accented beat to a normally weak beat.
13. 
  1. one of the most influential composers in the history of music. Composed over a 100 motets and 18 complete masses.
14.  represent the first type of notes/pitches. 
15. 
  1. the organization of a composition around a key note or home base pitch(the tonal center).
16. 
  1. creating a musical composition during performance.
17. 
  1. is tension filled music.
18. 
  1. means the combinations of notes played are stable in their sound.
19.  1 neume to 1 syllable of text. 
20. 
  1. when the notes of a melody are close together.
21. 
  1. the earliest polyphonic music- existing chant melody.
22. 
  1. sought to regulate every aspect of religious discipline (including music).
23. 
  1. developed organum- the earliest polyphonic music- existing chant melody.
24. 
  1. is determined by frequency.
25.  Name 2 female vocal ranges: 
26.  Name 2 percussion-unpitched: 
27. 
  1. how a composition is structured.
28.  Name 3 Brass instruments: 
29. 
  1. a scale is a community of eight notes, beginning and ending on the same pitch.(Scales are named after the first note).
30. 
  1. the organized movement of music in time.
31. 
  1. in music deals with the number of musical threads or parts woven together to create the composition.
32.   song form- ternary form becomes the most popular form in music during the Baroque period.
33.  Is happy/ bright 
34. 
  1. A succession of single pitches perceived by the mind as a whole. (a horizontal line)
35.  List 4 types of tempo. 
36.  constitutes a reenactment of the last days of Christ.  
37.   developed Motet- harmony line-old melody #1- old chant(credo)
38. 
  1. this mass viewed the entire Mass Ordinary as a whole- it also was a four part polyphonic setting.
39. 
  1. One melody line with harmony.
40.  Nmae 2 vocal ranges for men:
41. 
  1. a melody’s notes are far apart from one to another.
42.  name 2 keyboard instruments: 
43.  2  2  2      3 3 3     4  4   4 4  8  16    4 2 8    4 16  8  
44.   is also known as plain chant, plain song, or by its association with a particular group or order.
45. 
  1. the distance (interval) between the highest note and the lowest note of a melody. (A range can be narrow 4/5 notes, medium 8 notes, or wide 10 or more notes.
46.  5+ neumes to 1 syllable of text.  
47.   the volume
48. 
  1. Catholic priest and musician- composed the Masse de Notre Dame(Mass of our Lady)- displayed unruly behavior- composed exclusively secular music.
49. 
  1. refers to several pitches sounding together or the support system for the melody(a vertical line).
50.  6  9  12    5  7   6 8  8   8     4  4  16  
51.   2-4 neumes to 1 syllable of text.
52. 
  1. the pace of the music.
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