Bass line played by organ/harpsichord.
Bass line with harmony played many times
Music written for Roman Catholic Service.
Opera on religious subject
BACH; based on lutheran chorale
Like a "hymn"; single hymn
Soloist(s) working in contrast to larger ensemble
Group of solo instruments & small orchestra
Small group of soloists
Genre of vocal music that is the predecessor of opera
2 main ideas that alternate with eachother
Collection of dances; beginnings in the court of King Louis XIV
Composition written systematically in imitative polyphony, usually with single main theme, the fugue subject
A written-out composition in improvisational style, for organ or harpsichord
CLosing Movements (ABACAD Coda)
1 or 2 instruments. Intended for private hearing.
Improvised solo passage, usually coming at end of 1st movement.
Technique of declaiming words in a heightened musical manner
Extended piece for solo singer that has a lot more musical elaboration
Instrumental intro, containing music from opera
words of the opera
male singer castrated before puberty to conserve high voice
My Ladye Nevells Booke (1591)
George Frideric Handel; Oratorio
Violin Concerto in G major, Op. 4, No. 12 (1713)
Antonio Vivaldi;Ritornello form
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047 (1721)
Bach; Concerto Grosso
Le Mariage force suite (1664)
Jean Baptiste Lully
Claudio Monteverdi; First masterpiece of opera literature.
Symphony No. 6 in D major (Hob. 1/6)(1761)
Franz Joseph Haydn;Virtuoso
Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550 (1788)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; "Le Matin"