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T/F The harmony of Palestrina's Gloria from the Pope Marcellus Mass is best described as full and consonant.
t/f The text of the Gloria in Palestrina's Pope Marcellus Mass is easily understood, due largely to its syllabic nature and Palestrina's frequent use of homorhythm.
t/f Palestrina's Gloria from the Pope Marcellus Mass belongs to the Proper, the variable part of the Mass celebration.
cantus-firmus technique in the Renaissance is the only Gregorian chant used as the fixed melody.
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what was a recommendation of the Council of Trent regarding music for the church?
t/f During the Renaissance, the Mass was recited and sung in the vernacular (the language of the people).
The Catholic Church's effort in the early sixteenth century to recapture the loyalty of its followers through a return to true Christian piety is known as the
t/f Hildegard's chant Alleluia, O virga mediatrix was intended for performance on a feast day for the Virgin
t/f The chants of the church only used the major and minor scale patterns found in later music.
t/f A unique feature of Hildegard's chant is her occasional use of an upward leap of a fifth, lending an expansive feel to the music.
t/f Early notation used neumes, little ascending and descending signs written above the words that suggested the shape of the melodic line.
t/f Gregorian chant features regularly phrased melodic lines supported by instrumental accompaniment.
t/f The texts of the Mass service that are specific to a particular feast day are called the Ordinary.
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