Tone color; the individual sound of each instrument or voice
A scene in a ballet
The end of a work.
music that lacks a tonal center or key signature
A compositional method that uses all 12 chromatic tones, arranged in rows, to create a larger work
"speech-singing" - strict rhythms with a loose interpretation of pitches - creates a "sing-song" feel
a group of notes that do not sound good together
a group of notes that sound good together
This time period started in ______.
This time period lasted until __________.
Impressionist composers created a new "____________" type of music.
_____________ composers created a new "atmospheric" type of music.
_____________ used intense emotions and rejected consonant sounds.
The 4 Important World Events were:
World Wars I & II, development of computers, Great Depression in the USA - 1930's, Motor vehicles
3 Important Musical Events
Classical music was not popular, Invention of electric instruments, Invention of recording technology
3 New employment opportunities for musicians
Music Publisher, Member of the Recording Industry, Music Critic
The 5 compositional styles of the Modern Period
Neo-Classicism, Neo-Romanticism, Avant-Garde, Impressionism, and Expressionism
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