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5 Matching questions

  1. Offices (the Mass)
  2. singspiel
  3. castrato
  4. the patronage system
  5. chamber music
  1. a cycle of daily services of the roman catholic church, distinct from the mass.
  2. b a male singer who was castrated before puberty and retains a soprano or alto voice
  3. c Music for a small instrumental ensemble with one instrument per line of music
  4. d German comic opera
  5. e sponsorship of an artist or a musician, historically by a member of a wealthy or ruling class.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. baroque overture consisting of three sections:Fast-Slow-Fast
  2. informal academy held at Bardi's palace in Florence where scholars discussed literature, science, and the arts, and musicians performed new music
  3. First polyphonic music composed with measured rhythem = Leonin and Perotin are composers
  4. Music that is independent of words, drama, visual images, or any kind of representational aspects.
  5. ordinary-sections of the roman catholic mass that remain the same from day to day throughout the church year, as distinct from the proper, which changes daily to the liturgical occasion

5 True/False questions

  1. rhythmic modefixed rhythmic patterns of long and short notes, popular in th thirteenth century


  2. the age of enlightenmentmusical expansion of a theme by varying its melodic outline, harmony, or rhythm.


  3. divertimentoorchestral music played at the beginning of an opera or oratorio


  4. overturethe set order of religious services and the structure of each service, within a particular denomination


  5. Ars Novaan elaborate song for solo voice


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