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Music Quiz #2

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Texture
interweaving of the melodic lines with harmony
Polyphony
describes a many voiced texture base
imitation
melodic idea is presented in one voice
form
organizing principle in music
strophic form
common in songs, music repeats
ternary
ABA
theme
melodic idea used as a building block
tempo
rate of speed/pace of music
dynamics
describe volume
pitch
note or tone, melody created
String Instrument
violin, viola, cello, bass
woodwinds
piccolo, flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon
brass
trumpet, horn, trombone, baritone, tuba
Pitched Percussion
xylophone, timpani, hand bells
Unpitched Percussion
snare drum, bass drum, bongos, triangle, cymbals, tambourine
Voices
Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass