Learn About Renaissance Music Quiz

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Learn About Renaissance Music Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    During what years did the Renaissance take place?
    • A. 

      1200-1300

    • B. 

      1800-2000

    • C. 

      1600-1800

    • D. 

      1400-1600

  • 2. 
    Which of the following was not a cultural change taking place during the Renaissance?
    • A. 

      Change in social order

    • B. 

      Change in views of the universe

    • C. 

      Change in monetary unit

    • D. 

      Rebirth of Classical Learning

  • 3. 
    The word "Renaissance" literally means ___________________.
  • 4. 
    Which of the following was not a Renaissance artist?
    • A. 

      Van Gough

    • B. 

      Michaelangelo

    • C. 

      Raphael

    • D. 

      Leonardo da Vinci

  • 5. 
    The intellectual and cultural movement that emphasized human values and capabilities was also known as______________________.
  • 6. 
    Which of the following factors resulted in a growth in music during the Renaissance?
    • A. 

      Increased wealth led to increased patronage of music

    • B. 

      The moveable type printing press led to more access to music

    • C. 

      Religious institutions supported music to a high degree

    • D. 

      All of the above are correct

  • 7. 
    Which of the following were techniques used by Renaissance composers?
    • A. 

      Punctuation, polyphony, and word painting

    • B. 

      Imitation, word painting, and homophony

    • C. 

      Word painting, polyphony, and imitation

    • D. 

      Dictation, Imitation, and homophony

  • 8. 
    ___________ _____________________ was a technique used by Renaissance composers where composers tried to portray the literal meaning of the text through music.
  • 9. 
    Which of the following was NOT an English Renaissance composer?
    • A. 

      Orlando Gibbons

    • B. 

      Giovanni Palestrina

    • C. 

      William Byrd

    • D. 

      John Dowland

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