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What are the dates of the Classical Period?
Formal, Elegant, Restrained
The music in the Classical Period is...
In the Classical Period, who were the primary patrons of the arts?
What is the texture of the music in the Classical Period?
One melody with chordal acommpaniment
What is homophonic texture?
What is sonata form?
In which section of sonata form is the main melody introduced?
What is an instrumental piece in four movements?
Theme and Variations
What is a melody on a theme followed by variations of that theme?
What is rondo form?
What form was a very popular dance in the 17th and 18th centuries and is in triple meter?
Which composer is considered the "Father of the Classical Era"?
Haydn was the first to feature what brass instrument in a concerto?
Which composer is considered the "Greatest Natural Genius" of all composers?
The Marriage of Figaro
Which of Mozart's compositions is an opera?
Which composer is considered the "Bridge to Romanticism"?
Which symphony by Beethoven was the first to feature vocals?