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During the Middle Ages, the status of women:
was raised through the concept of chivalry held by knights and idealized in music.
The opening-night audience of The Rite of Spring was undoubtedly startled and repelled by the pagan rites being enacted.
The melody for the slow movement of Haydn's String Quartet, Op. 76, No. 3 became the national anthem for:
Which of the following make up the movements of the Ordinary of the Mass?
Kyrie, Gloria, Credo, Sanctus, Agnus Dei
Unity in film music through the use of leitmotifs was inspired by which nineteenth-century composer?
Which of the following does NOT characterize the Interrupted Intermezzo from Bartók's Concerto for Orchestra?
Why is the music for Handel's Water Music marked by lively rhythms and catchy melodies?
It was performed outdoors on barges
The fixed melody used as a basis for elaborate polyphonic writing in the Renaissance was called:
A cantus firmus.
Nationalistic composers expressed their nationalism by:
basing songs on dances/people, folklore, peasant life, operas, symphonic poems
The most important development in art music in the 1950s and 1960s was the increasing importance of:
The use of preexisting literary sources such as books and plays for the plots of musicals helped the new genre to gain maturity and permanence.
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