5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Of the following, which does NOT describe orchestras of the nineteenth century?
- Vivaldi was known as "the red priest" for:
- A typical feature of a concerto is a free solo passage without orchestral accompaniment called:
- Beethoven's temperment could be best described as:
- All of the following were new opera types that sought to reflect simplicity and real human emotions EXCEPT:
- a His red hair.
- b The size of orchestras decreased, making for more compact ensembles.
- c The cadenza.
- d Opera Seria.
- e Explosive and independent.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A ground bass.
- Unaccompanied four-voice choir.
- Twelve-tone Music.
- The composer himself.
5 True/False Questions
A keyboard instrument in which the strings are plucked by quills is: → Patronage.
The new pre-Classical "sensitive" style, which saw the first stirrings of Romanticism, was called: → The symphony.
The greatest native English composer of the Baroque was: → 1600-1750.
Which early Renaissance composer exerted a powerful influence on generations of composers who followed? → Josquin.
A song structure that is composed from beginning to end without repetition of whole sections is called: → Poland.