5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Tone Color
- Ritornello Form
- a The sonorous quality of a particular instrument, voice, or combination of instruments or voices
- b The notes or chords (or the whole short passage) ending a section of music with a feeling of conclusiveness.
- c Getting louder
- d A baroque musical form based on recurrences of a ritornello
- e A grouping of pitches played and heard simultaneously.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The complete book of words for an opera, oratorio, cantata, etc.
- Drama presented in music, with the characters singing instead of speaking
- The difference or distance between two pitches, measured by the number of diatonic scale notes between them.
- The aspect of music having to do with with duration of the notes in time; also applied to any particular durational patterns
- A motive, phrase, or theme repeated over and over again played in the bass.
5 True/False questions
Imitative Polyphony → A musical texture involving a single melodic line, as in Gregorian Chant
Texture → The blend of various sounds and melodic lines occurring simultaneously in a piece of music
Decrescendo → Getting louder
Octave → A short fragment of melody or rhythm used in constructing a long section of music
Recitative → A half-singing, half-reciting style of presenting words in opera, cantata, oratorio, etc, following speech rhythms closely.