History And Analysis Q & As

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History And Analysis Q & As

Take this ultimate history and analysis Q & A to see how much you can remember from class. (Note: Try to answer all these questions without referring to class notes or searching to gauge your true level of learning. )


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these dates best defines the Baroque Period in Music?
    • A. 

      1550-1715

    • B. 

      1650-1785

    • C. 

      1600-1750

    • D. 

      1615-1765

  • 2. 
    Describe anything you can remember about the Alberti Bass. Include which Period you think it belongs to, and talk about its usage. No more than two sentences.
  • 3. 
    When do you think this piece was composed?
    • A. 

      Renaissance Period

    • B. 

      Late Romantic Period

    • C. 

      Classical Period

    • D. 

      Baroque Period

    • E. 

      20th Century

  • 4. 
    Can you think of three leading composers from the Baroque period? Name them as best as you can remember.
  • 5. 
    Which of these choices reminds you of the Renaissance Period?
    • A. 

      Modalism

    • B. 

      Alberti Bass

    • C. 

      Basso Ostinato

    • D. 

      Gregorian Chant

    • E. 

      Start of Polyphony

    • F. 

      Secular Music more popular

    • G. 

      Orfeo

    • H. 

      Expression of self most important

    • I. 

      Simplicity was vital

    • J. 

      Ornamentation and Ostentatious

  • 6. 
    Mention at least five things you can remember which help you identify Romantic Period Music
  • 7. 
    Which was the first surviving opera?
    • A. 

      Jacopo Peri's Euridice 

    • B. 

      Claudio Monteverdi's L'Orfeo

    • C. 

      Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 's Idomeneo

    • D. 

      Vincenzo Bellini's Norma

  • 8. 
     In which year, famous composer Bacilly published a collection of “songs to dance and drink to”?
    • A. 

      1783

    • B. 

      1619

    • C. 

      1564

    • D. 

      1688

  • 9. 
    What was the major characteristic associated with the Baroque Period?
    • A. 

      Grandeur

    • B. 

      Serenity

    • C. 

      Nationalism

    • D. 

      Liberalism