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Music History Multiple Choice

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Hasse
master of opera seria, married to Bordoni?
Stamitz
whose Mannheim Orchestra/rocket?
Lorenzo Da Ponte
librettist for Mozart?
Wanderer above the Sea of Fog
painting that epitomizes Romanticism?
Bonn, Germany
where Beethoven was born?
Salzburg, Austria
where Mozart was born?
German Lieder
quintessential Romantic genre?
Schubert
influenced by Rossini?
I -- VI/flatVI
Romantic modulation par excellence?
1840
Schumann's year of song?
Schumann
founded the New Zeitschrift fur Musik?
Metastasio
prolific librettist; formulaic?
Liszt and Berlioz
figure heads of New German School?
Berlioz
writer of Treatise on Instrumentation and Orchestration (1843)?
Berlioz
literary, conductor, programmatic?
cavatina
entrance aria?
Gesamtkunstwerk
total artwork?
tradition: Brahms, Schumann, Joachim
innovation: Wagner, Liszt, Strauss
tradition vs. innovation composers?
symphonic/tone poem
single mvt piece outfitted w titles/short prefaces to specify poetic content?
klangfarbenmelodie
creating a melody from a bunch of instruments filling in the notes