Music 101 Final Quiz

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Music 101 Final Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Schoenberg is famous for 
  • 2. 
    Copland and Tchaikovski got their starts in 
  • 3. 
    Schubert wrote a lot of 
  • 4. 
    Vaugner wrote the ring cycle, which is considered a 
    • A. 

      Dramatic Musical

    • B. 

      Music Drama

    • C. 

      Cycle of rings

    • D. 

      Good thing

  • 5. 
    What is the common compositional norm in the modern era? 
    • A. 

      Classical

    • B. 

      I don't know

    • C. 

      Sonatas

    • D. 

      There is no compositional norm

  • 6. 
    Name the two types of Jazz
    • A. 

      Beebop

    • B. 

      Fusion

    • C. 

      Ring around the rosy

  • 7. 
    What is one way to manipulate 12 tone rows?
  • 8. 
    What is a song cycle?
    • A. 

      A set of songs that repeat themselves

    • B. 

      A collection of interrelated poems set to music

    • C. 

      Songs that cycle through the same set of notes

    • D. 

      A bicycle that plays music

  • 9. 
    What allows a composer to show what a charachter is thinking or feeling even though something else is sung
  • 10. 
    What is lieder
    • A. 

      A song that is lead by a lieder

    • B. 

      Chamber music

  • 11. 
    The beatles used 
    • A. 

      Musique concrète

    • B. 

      Beatles

    • C. 

      Drugs

  • 12. 
    Music that tells a story is known as
    • A. 

      Music that is on your program

    • B. 

      Story time music

    • C. 

      Program music

  • 13. 
    Types of miniatures
    • A. 

      Lieges

    • B. 

      Character pieces

    • C. 

      Dwarfs

  • 14. 
    Music that both you and the actor can hear is known as 
  • 15. 
    Music that only the audience can hear is 
  • 16. 
    What is a mazurka 
    • A. 

      A piece by musorgski

    • B. 

      A character piece

    • C. 

      A pie

  • 17. 
    A programmatic symphony has 
    • A. 

      Multiple movements

    • B. 

      4 movements

    • C. 

      One movement

    • D. 

      No movements

  • 18. 
    Who invented sprechstimma?
  • 19. 
    __________________ invented chance music 
  • 20. 
    Who was famous for quoting? 
    • A. 

      Charles Ives

    • B. 

      Schoenberg

    • C. 

      Copland

    • D. 

      Your face

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is used most often for hymns, patriotic songs, and children's songs? 
    • A. 

      Sonata form

    • B. 

      Strophic form

    • C. 

      Through-composed

    • D. 

      Modified strophic form

  • 22. 
    Which of the following romantic genres uses a popular classical era form? 
    • A. 

      Program symphony

    • B. 

      Concert overture

    • C. 

      Sonata

    • D. 

      Your face

  • 23. 
    Which of the following is LEAST likely to be the title of a character piece? 
    • A. 

      Sonata

    • B. 

      Mazurka

    • C. 

      Nocturne

  • 24. 
    Which of the following isms most often features harsh dissonance? 
    • A. 

      Mormonism

    • B. 

      Expressionism

    • C. 

      Impressionism

    • D. 

      Minimalism

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is an example of composers looking beyond the confines of western civilization for their compositions? 
    • A. 

      12 tone system

    • B. 

      Eastern scales, such as the pentatonic or whole tone scale

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