4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- symbols used to denote the inversion of a chord (such as 6, 6/4, 6/5, 4/3, or 2)
- system of notation and performance practice used in the baroque period, in which an instrumental bass line is written out and one or more players of keyboard, lute, or similar instruments fill in the harmony with appropriate chords or improvised melodic lines
- (from Italian concertare: to reach agreement) In 17th c. music, the combination of voices with one or more instruments, where the instruments do not simply double the voices but play independent parts.
- the division of the scale based on an octave that is divided into twelve exactly equal semitones
3 True/False questions
Seconda Practica → also known as Second Practice, Monteverdi's new text-driven approach to music , reverses the relationship between music and text; music reflects textual/ poetic structure and meaning; textual painting
Affections → baroque term for human emotions or states of the soul
Prima Practica → (First Practice) Method of making music strictly according to Zarlino's rules of counterpoint.