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MUSI 2730 Exam 2 for Dr. Wood
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comes from a Portuguese word that originally meant "misshapen" or "distorted"
involves vocal and instrumental music, poetry, acting, scenery, and costumes
the text or script of an opera
famous for his opera, "Dido and Aeneas"
a genre made famous by Bach. composed to serve as part of a Lutheran church service
a genre made famous by Handel. a large-scale dramatic genre with a sacred text.
when a leader sings each line of a song and the congregation repeats it
Handel's "water music"
what is an example of a baroque dance suite
baroque dance suite
has movements such as "hornpipe", "allemande," and "courante"
Stradivarius, Guarneri, and Amati
famous instrument manufacturers
consists of a soloist or group of soloists alternating with a larger accompanying ensemble
the composer of "the four seasons"
a short recurring instrumental passage that is often found in baroque concerti
mimicking a noise on an instrument.
ex: in Vivaldi's "Spring"
the soloist mimics the sound of a bird on his/her violin
what is an example of program music in Vivaldi's "spring"?
a school of that that includes Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven
who is not included in the Viennese school?
the most prevalent texture during the classical era
"music expression of a theme by varying melodic outline, harmony, or rhythm"
which movement of a symphony or string quartet is likely to be long and dramatic at an allegro tempo
which movement of a symphony or string quartet is likely to be slow and lyrical
which movement of a symphony or string quartet is likely to be dancelike
who spent most of his career working for the Esterhazy family
composed his final 12 symphonies to be performed in London
consists of 3 themes that are stated in the first movement, developed in the second, and restated in the 3rd (home, away from home, home)
exposition, development, recapitulation
the 3 themes in sonata-allegro form
introduces a theme
during sonata-allegro form when themes are varied, expanded, contracted, and broken apart
during sonata-allegro form when themes are restated
W.A. Mozart's father
who is leopold mozart
typically performed by one solo instrument (usually piano) or by duos (violin and piano)
a song without words
the first movement of Beethoven's "Moonlight Sonata" is considered
what sonata is considered different from traditional sonatas of the classical era
who is an important transitional figure between the classical and romantic periods
what is the name of beethoven's 3rd symphony
Who did Beethoven originally dedicate his third symphony, "eroica" to
which of Beethoven's symphonies is considered to be a model of the symphonic genre
what is Beethoven's 5th symphony best known for
Which of Beethoven's symphonies contains the "Ode to Joy" tune
the italian term for comic opera especially from the classical era
Mozart's "Don Giovanni"
what opera contains aspects of both opera buffa and opera seria
Lorenzo da Ponte
who was the librettist of "Don Giovanni"
he is dragged to hell for his evil ways
In "Don Giovanni", what eventually happens to the title character