5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Tone Color
- Basso Continuo
- Medieval Polyphonic Motet
- a A set of chords continuous underlying the melody in a piece of Baroque music. - harpsichord/cello
- b The sonorous quality of a particular instrument, voice, or combination of instruments or voices
- c The quality of "highness" or "lowness" of sound; also applied to any particular pitch level, such as middle C
- d A composition written systematically in imitative polyphony, usually with a single main theme, the fugue subject.
- e a short piece of sacred choral music, typically polyphonic and unaccompanied.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Intervals or chords that sound relatively stable and free of tension.
- Music for catholic Mass. Same text every time. Ordinary set to new music
- Getting louder
- Changing key within a piece
- A musical texture that involves only one melody of real interest, combined with chords or other subsidiary sounds
5 True/False questions
Aria → the "shape" of the piece of music
Melody → The aspect of music having to do with the succession of pitches; also applied to any particular succession of pitches.
Imitative Polyphony → A musical texture involving a single melodic line, as in Gregorian Chant
Chord → A grouping of pitches played and heard simultaneously.
Dissonance → Intervals or chords that sound relatively tense and unstable.