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Music Appreciation Test 1

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