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Music Appreciation Test 1

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