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composers and CM Testing

composers and time period characteristics.
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J.S. Bach
Baroque
Mozart
Classical
Copland
Contemporary
Grieg
Romantic
Telemann
Baroque
Chopin
Romantic
Bartok
Contemporary
Handel
Baroque
Liszt
Romantic
Tchaikovsky
Romantic
Scarlatti
Baroque
Brahms
Romantic
Shostakovich
Contemporary
Kuhlau
Classical
Corelli
Baroque
Schumann
Romantic
Prokofiev
Contemporary
Czerny
Classical
Beethoven
Classical
Schubert
Romantic
Kabalevsky
Contemporary
Britten
Contemporary
Poulenc
Contemporary
Mendolsohn
Romantic
Rameau
Baroque
Vivaldi
Baroque
Diabelli
Classical
Haydn
Classical
Della Joio
Contemporary
the acronym for Barouqe?
Stop taking valuble corn right handed
Clementi
Classical
acronym for classical?
Cee? Mozart & Beethoven Can't Hide Deer. K?
acronym for romantic?
can't stupid schumann leave burned gravy turkey ?
acronym for contemporary?
Kabalevsky Stop baking Delicious Burned Pork Chop Please.
Baroque characteristics.
limited use of dynamics and expression marks.
use of ornamentation
Dance suites
Polyphonic texture
Classical Characteristics
use of Alberti Bass
Homophonic Texture predominates
multi-movement Sonata/ sonatina form developed.
Cadence Points usually obvious
Romantic Characteristics
Programatic music with descriptive titles
more chromaticism
lyrical melodies
use of colorful harmonies and altered and unusual chords
Contemporary Characteristics
Compositional style including atonality, bitonality, and polytonality
Irregular and changing time signatures
more use of polyphonic texture
A return to use of older forms such as sonata and suite.
Sonata form
exposition
development
recapitulation
exposition
first and second theme
ends in dominant or relative Major if piece was in minor
development
new material may appear
themes are developed throught key changes
use of compositional devices
recapitulation
returns with the original key of the piece
ends in tonic
Allemande
German Origin
binary form usually in common time
courante
french origin
shifting meters
corrente
Italitan origin
quick triple meter
Sarabande
spanish origin
slow; dignifies
triple meter
Gigue, giga, jig
Irish origin
compound duple meter
usually quick
bouree
french origin
begins on upbeat
duple meter
gavotte
French origin
usually begins on upbeat
duple meter
minuet
french origin
simple triple meter
moderate tempo
polonaise
polish origin
triple meter
moderate tempo
fugue
a contrapunctal form of music that has 2 or more voices.
toccata
a virtuoso composition with rapid passages