MUSIC CHAP16

25 terms by htowne54 Plus

Ready to study?
Start with Flashcards

Create a new folder

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads

MUSIC CHAP 16

At which point in the text of Fair Phyllis does the work change to triple meter?
a) "Up and down he wandered"
b) "O then they fell a-kissing"
c) ";The shepherds knew not

b) "O then they fell a-kissing"

The recording of Susato's dances features mostly soft (bas) instruments.

FALSE

The use of major and minor tonality was already well established in Renaissance music.

FALSE

The mood of Farmer's madrigal Fair Phyllis can best be described as:
a) light and pastoral.
b) serious and courtly.
c) sad and melancholy.

a) light and pastoral.

Which instrument heard here is a cross between a woodwind and a brass instrument?
a) shawm
b) cornetto
c) tabor

b) cornetto

A cappella vocal performance is more characteristic of the:
a) Renaissance music.
b) Baroque music.

a) Renaissance music.

The English madrigal preceded the development of the Italian madrigal by some twenty years.

FALSE

What meter is heard in these dances?
a) duple
b) triple
c) compound

a) duple

Farmer's Fair Phyllis is set for _______ voices.
a) three
b) four
c) five

b) four

The madrigal flourished principally in France.

FALSE

The chanson and madrigal were the major secular genres of the:
a) Renaissance era.
b) Baroque era.

a) Renaissance era.

Purcell, Vivaldi, Handel, and Bach are associated with the:
a) Renaissance era.
b) Baroque era.

b) Baroque era.

The Susato dances are examples of which kind of instrumental dance?
a) galliard
b) Pavane
c) ronde

c) ronde

Specific instruments to be used were often identified in the musical scores for Renaissance dance music.

FALSE

Two new vocal genres that developed in the Baroque era were the oratorio and cantata.

TRUE

Farmer "paints" the first line of the text, "Fair Phyllis I saw sitting all alone," through:
a) homorhythm.
b) monophony.
c) imitation

b) monophony.

The musical structure of each of Susato's dances can be described as:
a) two sections, each repeated (A-A-B-B-)
b) three sections, each repeated (A-A-B-B-C-C)
c) in four sections, without repeats (A-B-C-D)

a) two sections, each repeated (A-A-B-B-)

All of the following statements about Fair Phyllis are true EXCEPT:
a) The texture alternates often between homorhythm and polyphony.
b) The music closly mirrors the action and sentiments of the text.
c) Farmer uses dissonance as a main expressive device.

c) Farmer uses dissonance as a main expressive device.

The principal forms of Renaissance secular music were the chanson and the motet.

FALSE

Fair Phyllis features repeated sections with repeated text.

TRUE

Tielman Susato was well known for his work as:
a) a music publisher
b) a composer
c) an instrumentalist
d) all of the above

d) all of the above
a music publisher, a composer, an instrumentalist

Public theaters became an important venue for musical performance during the Baroque era.

TRUE

Instrumental dance pieces derived from vocal forms was characteristic of the
a) the Renaissance era.
b) the Baroque era.

a) the Renaissance era.

Women were barred from secular music-making in the Renaissance.

FALSE

Large-scale instrumental genres, such as sonatas and concertos, are associated with the:
a) Renaissance era.
b) Baroque era.

b) Baroque era.

Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.

Having trouble? Click here for help.

We can’t access your microphone!

Click the icon above to update your browser permissions above and try again

Example:

Reload the page to try again!

Reload

Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom

Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom

It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.

Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.

For more help, see our troubleshooting page.

Your microphone is muted

For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.

Star this term

You can study starred terms together

NEW! Voice Recording

Create Set