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The opening section of a fugue, in which all voices introduce the subject successively, is called the


A keyboard instrument in which the strings are plucked by quills is

the harpsichord

In a fugue, the areas of relaxation where the subject is not heard are called


What is the principal element of a fugue?


Bach's last demonstration of contrapuntal mastery was

The Art of Fugue

In a fugue, the technique of stating the theme in faster rhythmic values is called


After the fugue subject is stated, the second entrance of the subject is called the


The ____ is a keyboard form based on the principle of voices imitating each other


Bach was most famous in his day as a performer on

the organ

Which of the following is a set of forty eight preludes and fugues by Bach?

The Well Tempered Clavier

In the field of keyboard music, Bach's most important collection was

The Well Tempered Clavier

The harpsichord is different from the piano because

all three choices?

The harpsichord is incapable of crescendo and diminuendo


A fugue is a form exclusively for solo keyboard performance


During his lifetime, Johann Sebastian Bach was primarily known as a great organist


At the beginning of a fugue, the countersubject is stated alone


The three main keyboard instruments of the Baroque were the harpsichord, organ, and piano


Although J. S. Bach had twenty children, none of them became musicians


Bach's The Art of Fugue was scored for strings


A fugue is a contrapuntal composition in which a single subject is the focal point, thus unifying the work


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