Judgement based on personal impressions, feelings and opinions, rather than facts.
A love of one's country; expressed by composers of the Romantic period.
The quality of a musical notes/sound that distinguishes itself from other sounds.
Instrumental music associated with a poem, idea or scene. This was done with sounds only- no words!
An expressive technique that is the moving forward or holding back of a tempo.
A composition for solo voice and piano: The music was perfectly molded to the lyrics.