How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

20 terms

Music 3

STUDY
PLAY
Right of Spring
Stravinsky
Pierott Lunaire "Madonna"
Schoenberg
Variations for Orchestra Op.31 Theme and Variation
Schoenberg
Berg
Wozzeck
Atonal
20th century music
20th Century Scales
pentatonic (5-note), whole tone (6-note), octatonic (8-note)
20th Century Rhythm
May change many times in a single piece, individual may play slightly faster or slower than the group
20th Century Length
Much shorter or longer than traditional
20th Century Tone
Expanded instrumentation and larger orchestras
20th Century Color/Sound
New ways of playing traditional instruments. New interest in electronic/computer generated sound.
Traditional Harmony
Tonal (key centered)
Traditional Scales
Major and Minor Scales
Traditional Melody
Balanced, smooth, predictable
Traditional Rhythm
Regular and largely predictable, all instruments perform a single rhythm together.
Traditional Length
Standardized by genre
Traditional Tone
Standardized around family of classical instruments
Traditional Color/Sound
Ensemble size/types of instruments conventional for each genre.
Stravinsky
St. Petersburg
Shoenberg
Vienna
Berg
Vienna