4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- A process where it is expected to read figured bass symbols while performing the music.
- (First Practice) Method of making music strictly according to Zarlino's rules of counterpoint.
- (from Italian concertare: to reach agreement) In 17th c. music, the combination of voices with one or more instruments, where the instruments do not simply double the voices but play independent parts.
- note or notes added to the original melodic line for embellishment and added interest
3 True/False questions
Basso Continuo → system of notation and performance practice used in the baroque period, in which an instrumental bass line is written out and one or more players of keyboard, lute, or similar instruments fill in the harmony with appropriate chords or improvised melodic lines
Affections → baroque term for human emotions or states of the soul
Baroque → Elaborate passage decorating important cadences to Aria's