4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- (First Practice) Method of making music strictly according to Zarlino's rules of counterpoint.
- 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
- 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
3 True/False questions
Realization → A process where it is expected to read figured bass symbols while performing the music.
Ornamentation → note or notes added to the original melodic line for embellishment and added interest
Concertato medium → (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.