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9 terms
Western Music Review 1
In Paradisum (In Paradise)
La dousa votz
As Vesta was from Latmos Hill Descending
The Coronation of Poppea
N/A, Anonymous, Middle Ages, Plainchant
N/A, Ventadorn, Late 12th C., Troubador Song
N/A, Weelkes, Early 17th C., Madrigal
Act I, Monteverdi, Early 17th C., Opera
In Paradisum (In Paradise)
N/A, Anonymous, Middle Ages, Plainchant
La dousa votz
N/A, Ventadorn, Late 12th C., Troubador Song
17 terms
Western Music Chapter 1
musical template
timpani
consonance
dissonance
A set of musical expectations that we engage as we listen to…
kettle drums
the combination of notes that are in harmony with eachother
lack of harmony among musical notes
musical template
A set of musical expectations that we engage as we listen to…
timpani
kettle drums
41 terms
Western Civ. Test #1 Music
Chordophones
Aerophones
Membranophones
Idiophones
Guitars/Pianos
Wind Instruments
Instruments with membranes, Drums
Hit the instrument for a sound (cow bell/triangle)
Chordophones
Guitars/Pianos
Aerophones
Wind Instruments
44 terms
Western Music Quiz 1
Pitch
Interval
Register
Octave Equivalence
Frequency,(high,low)
Distance between two pitches (big/small, wide/narrow)
Highness or lowness of a sound, within the context of its sou…
Idea that pitches/frequencies that are interfering multiples…
Pitch
Frequency,(high,low)
Interval
Distance between two pitches (big/small, wide/narrow)
Western Music Test 1
A rhythm
Beats
Meter
Duple meter
The actual arrangement of long and short notes
Provide the basic unit of measurement for time and music
Any recurring pattern of strong and weak beats. A strong and…
Beats are grouped in twos
A rhythm
The actual arrangement of long and short notes
Beats
Provide the basic unit of measurement for time and music
13 terms
Western Music Chapter 1
Popular Music
Classical Music
Popular Music
Popular Music
It usually makes use of a text or "Lyric" to convey its meani…
It relies on preset musical notation and is to a certain exte…
Compositions in this style are relatively short, averaging fr…
The rhythmic "beat" often rests beneath the surface of this k…
Popular Music
It usually makes use of a text or "Lyric" to convey its meani…
Classical Music
It relies on preset musical notation and is to a certain exte…
49 terms
Western Music test #1
Encore
Symphony
Measure (bar)
Movement
Extra piece added at the end of a comcert by a performe oto g…
A genre of instrumental music for orchestra consisting of sev…
A group of beats, or musical pulses. Beat is fixed and constant
A large, independent section of a major instrumental work
Encore
Extra piece added at the end of a comcert by a performe oto g…
Symphony
A genre of instrumental music for orchestra consisting of sev…
42 terms
Western Music Test 1
Monophony
Homophony
Polyphony
Primitive Music
One melody without harmony "unison"
One melody supported by chords
More that one melody occurring simultaneously
Rhythmic, Leader Chorus, Improvising
Monophony
One melody without harmony "unison"
Homophony
One melody supported by chords
73 terms
Western Music Midterm 1
rhythm
beat
tempo
accent
the organization of music in time
what each rhythm has; the basic sense of a pulse that a piece…
speed of the beat; may be, andante(walking tempo), allegro(fa…
when emphasis is placed on a particular note
rhythm
the organization of music in time
beat
what each rhythm has; the basic sense of a pulse that a piece…
90 terms
Masterpieces of Western Music quiz 1
rhythm
beat
accent
meter
the way music unfolds over time
basic unit of measurement for musical time
emphasis on a certain beat to make it sound stronger than the…
recurring pattern of strong beats and weak beats
rhythm
the way music unfolds over time
beat
basic unit of measurement for musical time
29 terms
western music quiz 1
Pitch
Contour--give examples
Range
Interval
particular quality of sound that is fixed in its most... fundame…
the shape of the melody (ascending, descending, arch, wave, s…
...
the distance in relationship between two pitches--two types c…
Pitch
particular quality of sound that is fixed in its most... fundame…
Contour--give examples
the shape of the melody (ascending, descending, arch, wave, s…
292 terms
Western Music Test 1
notation
sacred
secular
Middle Ages
not unique to western culture, but has defined the developmen…
music from the middle ages and renaissance was intended for _…
social music-making for entertainment and personal expression
fall of roman empire in 476 CE marked beginning; a period of…
notation
not unique to western culture, but has defined the developmen…
sacred
music from the middle ages and renaissance was intended for _…
34 terms
Western Music Quiz 1
Characteristics of Primitive Music
Monophony
Homophony
Polyphony
-a capella... -rythmic and percussive... -call and response... -fast-p…
only one part, sung in unison
Two or more parts, creating chords, harmony
variety of different parts for different instruments
Characteristics of Primitive Music
-a capella... -rythmic and percussive... -call and response... -fast-p…
Monophony
only one part, sung in unison
13 terms
Survey of Western Music Chapter 1
Popular Music
Classical Music
Popular Music
Popular Music
It usually makes use of a text or "Lyric" to convey its meani…
It relies on preset musical notation and is to a certain exte…
Compositions in this style are relatively short, averaging fr…
The rhythmic "beat" often rests beneath the surface of this k…
Popular Music
It usually makes use of a text or "Lyric" to convey its meani…
Classical Music
It relies on preset musical notation and is to a certain exte…
30 terms
Western Music History Ch. 1 Music in Antiquity
Western Culture is also known as?
Where is the best-documented ancient m…
The invention of writing marked the en…
What invention and new type of evidenc…
The culture of Europe and the Americas
Greece
Prehistoric
The invention of writing
Western Culture is also known as?
The culture of Europe and the Americas
Where is the best-documented ancient m…
Greece
10 terms
Western Music Midterm Part 1
Monophony
Polyphony
Texture
Imitation
Single, unaccompanied voice.
Two or more voices simultaneously.
The combination of elements in a piece or passage (monophony,…
In polyphonic music, repeating a melody sung in one part in o…
Monophony
Single, unaccompanied voice.
Polyphony
Two or more voices simultaneously.
128 terms
Non-Western Music Test 1
South Africa
Morocco
Zimbabwe
Nigeria
bottom tip of Africa, UN enacted a cultural boycott to exert…
North/West Africa, Western Sahara, nuba for a suite, old Jewi…
Mbira music, national symbol, Southern Africa, shona people,…
Fela Kuti, independent around 1963, hero/social force in mode…
South Africa
bottom tip of Africa, UN enacted a cultural boycott to exert…
Morocco
North/West Africa, Western Sahara, nuba for a suite, old Jewi…
48 terms
Western Music
Pitch
Interval
Octave
Tone
Highness or lowness of a sound.
Distance in pitch between any 2 tones.
When tones are separated by an interval.
Sound that has a definite pitch (piano not snare drum).
Pitch
Highness or lowness of a sound.
Interval
Distance in pitch between any 2 tones.
39 terms
History of Western Music Exam 1
Melody
Rhythm
Plainchant
Chanson
succession of pitches
patterns of accented and unaccented beats
unaccompanied, monophonic music, no fixed rhythm or meter, su…
secular French vocal music, polyphonic love songs
Melody
succession of pitches
Rhythm
patterns of accented and unaccented beats
70 terms
masterworks of western music test#1
medieval
renaissance
baroque
classical
450-1450
1450-1600
1600-1750
1750-1820
medieval
450-1450
renaissance
1450-1600
10 terms
Core Western Music History 1
Gigue
Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre
Allemande
Courante
Lively Baroque Dance Originating from the British Jig
Renowned female composer in Paris born March 17 1665. She pla…
French for "German," it is one of the most popular instrument…
Refers to a family of triple meter dances from the late Renai…
Gigue
Lively Baroque Dance Originating from the British Jig
Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre
Renowned female composer in Paris born March 17 1665. She pla…
199 terms
History of Western Music: Unit 1
lyre
harp
bull lyre
genre
plucked string instrument with a resonating sound-box, two ar…
plucked string instrument with a resonating soundbox, neck, a…
Sumerian lyre with a bull's head at one end of the soundbox
type or category of musical composition
lyre
plucked string instrument with a resonating sound-box, two ar…
harp
plucked string instrument with a resonating soundbox, neck, a…
65 terms
Intro to Western Music: Exam 1
who were the main composers associated…
who was the master of organum
early form of polyphony is _____
magnus liber organi
1. leonin... 2. perotin
leonin
organum
first big documented case of polyphony we have
who were the main composers associated…
1. leonin... 2. perotin
who was the master of organum
leonin
13 terms
History of Western Music Exam 1
Son Imbrogliato io
Orfeo ed Euridice
Sonata in D K 119
Symphony #92 in G (Oxford)
Pergolesi, Opera: La Serva Pardon, aria 1733
Gluck, Act II scene I, opera scene, 1762
Scarlatt. Binary c 1740
Haydn, 1st movement symphony sonata allegro form. 4th movemen…
Son Imbrogliato io
Pergolesi, Opera: La Serva Pardon, aria 1733
Orfeo ed Euridice
Gluck, Act II scene I, opera scene, 1762
58 terms
Core Western Music History 1
leitmotiv
Gesamtkunstwerk
Eduard Hanslick
program music
a recurrent theme throughout a musical or literary compositio…
(translated as total work of art, ideal work of art, universa…
critic of virtuosic and more contemporary styles of music (li…
music that is intended to evoke images or convey the impressi…
leitmotiv
a recurrent theme throughout a musical or literary compositio…
Gesamtkunstwerk
(translated as total work of art, ideal work of art, universa…
8 terms
Intro to Western Music Test #1
Kyrie
Gloria
Credo
Agnus Dei
Composer: Gregorian chant ... Rhythm: no metric pulse... Melody: co…
Composer: Gregorian Chant ... Rhythm: no metric pulse... Melody: co…
Composer: Gregorian Chant... Rhythm: no metric pulse... Melody: con…
Composer: Gregorian Chant... Rhythm: no metric pulse... Melody: con…
Kyrie
Composer: Gregorian chant ... Rhythm: no metric pulse... Melody: co…
Gloria
Composer: Gregorian Chant ... Rhythm: no metric pulse... Melody: co…
10 terms
Core Western Music History 1
Gigue
Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre
Allemande
Courante
Lively Baroque Dance Originating from the British Jig
Renowned female composer in Paris born March 17 1665. She pla…
French for "German," it is one of the most popular instrument…
Refers to a family of triple meter dances from the late Renai…
Gigue
Lively Baroque Dance Originating from the British Jig
Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre
Renowned female composer in Paris born March 17 1665. She pla…
18 terms
Describing Western Music (Exam 1)
melody
interval
contour
rhythm
any succession of pitches perceived together
distance b/w two pitches of a melody
over shape of melody... CONJUCT- melody created by small interva…
specific arrangement of pitches in time; "time relation b/w s…
melody
any succession of pitches perceived together
interval
distance b/w two pitches of a melody
35 terms
Non-Western Music: Chapter 1
soundscape
biophony
culture
music-culture
the characteristic sounds of a particular place, both human a…
the combined voices of living things
the way of life of a people, learned and transmitted from one…
a group's total involvement with music: ideas, actions, insti…
soundscape
the characteristic sounds of a particular place, both human a…
biophony
the combined voices of living things
30 terms
Chapter 1 History of western music
Bull lyre
Sumerian lyre with a bulls head at one…
Hymn
Diatonic 1
...
...
Song to or in honor of a god. Christian tradition, song of pr…
Scale 1. In ancient greek music, adjective describing tetrach…
Bull lyre
...
Sumerian lyre with a bulls head at one…
...
13 terms
History of Western Music Assessment 1
El Nino
Symphony No. 5- 3rd Mvt
Missa Solemnis
Mass Ordinary
John Adams; Magnificat; Oratorio: Late 20th Century
Beethoven; Symphony Late Classical
Beethoven; Gloria; mass: Early Romantic
texts that remain the same for all mass; sung in Latin; usual…
El Nino
John Adams; Magnificat; Oratorio: Late 20th Century
Symphony No. 5- 3rd Mvt
Beethoven; Symphony Late Classical
75 terms
Western Musical Cultures EX1
Vocal ranges - soprano
Vocal ranges - mezzo-soprano
Vocal ranges - alto
Vocal ranges - tenor
1 (high) c4-c6
2. a3-a5
3. f3-f5
4. c3-c5
Vocal ranges - soprano
1 (high) c4-c6
Vocal ranges - mezzo-soprano
2. a3-a5
50 terms
Intro to Western Music Test 1
Rhythm
Beat
Meter
Melody
The organization of time and music, dividing up long spans of…
An even pulse in music that divides the passing of time in eq…
Gathering of beats into regular groups
A series of notes arranged in order to form a distinctive, re…
Rhythm
The organization of time and music, dividing up long spans of…
Beat
An even pulse in music that divides the passing of time in eq…
13 terms
Western Music
a young persons guide to the orchestra
alleluia o virga mediatrix
ma fin est mon commencement
gaude maria virgo
Benjamin Britten
Hildegard of Bingen
Guillaume de Machaut
Notre Dame School
a young persons guide to the orchestra
Benjamin Britten
alleluia o virga mediatrix
Hildegard of Bingen
50 terms
Western Art Music Exam 1
Melody
Pitch
Rhythm
Beat
Specific organization of pitches, direction
High or low sounds
duration of notes (short or long)
regular pulse in underlying music
Melody
Specific organization of pitches, direction
Pitch
High or low sounds
40 terms
History of Western Music: Test 1
Consonance
Dissonance
Meter
Monophonic
When two or more tones sound agreeable with each other
When two or more tones do not sound agreeable with each other
Patterns of accents. The groupings of notes.
Single line of music with no accompaniment.
Consonance
When two or more tones sound agreeable with each other
Dissonance
When two or more tones do not sound agreeable with each other
130 terms
Western Music Quiz 1/2
rhythm
beats
meter
duple meter
arrangement of durations (long and short)
basic unit of measurement for time
recurring pattern of strong and weak beats
beats grouped in twos
rhythm
arrangement of durations (long and short)
beats
basic unit of measurement for time
65 terms
Music in Western Society Exam 1
music
motive
genre
symphony
the rational organization of sounds and silences passing thro…
a short, distinct musical figure
a type of music
instrumental genre for orchestra
music
the rational organization of sounds and silences passing thro…
motive
a short, distinct musical figure
12 terms
Western Classical Music Quiz 1
basso continuo
Monteverdi Birth/Death Date
Bach Birth/Death Date
Orfeo Performance date
most improvised innovations in music in the 17th century, bas…
1567-643
1685 - 1750
Saturday, February 24, 1607
basso continuo
most improvised innovations in music in the 17th century, bas…
Monteverdi Birth/Death Date
1567-643
55 terms
Intro to Western Music Quiz 1
Melody
Pitch
Contour
Range
The musical line, the tune. The linear succession of pitches…
highness/lowness of a note
the shape of the music
the distance between the highest and lowest notes of the melody
Melody
The musical line, the tune. The linear succession of pitches…
Pitch
highness/lowness of a note
Western Art Music Exam 1
Hildegard Von Bigen
Bernart de Ventador
Thomas Weelkes
Guillame Dufay
Columba apexit... Middle Ages
La dousa Votz... Middle ages
As Vesta was from Latmos Hill Descending... Renaissance
Ave Maris Stella... Renaissance
Hildegard Von Bigen
Columba apexit... Middle Ages
Bernart de Ventador
La dousa Votz... Middle ages
51 terms
intro to western music exam 1
timbre
dynamics
rhythm
beat
tone color, quality of sound that distinguishes one verse/ins…
loudness/softness of a musical composition
organization of music in time
unit of musical rhythm
timbre
tone color, quality of sound that distinguishes one verse/ins…
dynamics
loudness/softness of a musical composition
39 terms
Non Western Music test 1
Master work
Merriams three part model of music
18th Cent instrument classification vs…
5 classifications of instruments (Sachs)
A classic: has withheld the test of time
Sound: conception: behavior
Based on function in an ensemble: based on how sound is made
Aerophone (flute)... Chordophone (guitar) ... Idiophone (clave)... Mem…
Master work
A classic: has withheld the test of time
Merriams three part model of music
Sound: conception: behavior
50 terms
Intro to Western Music Test 1
Ars Nova
Bernard de Ventadorn
Chanson
Consonance vs. Dissonance
Contemporary terms for the "old technique" of thirteenth-cent…
(ca. 1130 - ca. 1200) one of the best known and influential t…
a secular French polyphonic song set to poetry 3-4 parts
Intervals are traditionally considered either consonant or di…
Ars Nova
Contemporary terms for the "old technique" of thirteenth-cent…
Bernard de Ventadorn
(ca. 1130 - ca. 1200) one of the best known and influential t…
68 terms
Intro To Western Music Quiz 1
Pitch
Contour
Interval
Conjunct Melody
Particular quality of sound that is fixed in its most fundame…
Shape of the melody (ascending, wave, etc.)
Distance between two pitches
Move mainly by small intervals in a joined, connected manner
Pitch
Particular quality of sound that is fixed in its most fundame…
Contour
Shape of the melody (ascending, wave, etc.)
36 terms
Quiz 1 Western Music and History
Monophony
Homophony
Polyphony
Music
one melody (gregorian chant)
one melody with harmony (singer and guitar)
multiple melodies (dixieland jazz band)
origin: the muses
Monophony
one melody (gregorian chant)
Homophony
one melody with harmony (singer and guitar)
140 terms
Intro to Western Music Quiz 1
movements
standard format
maestoso
con spirito
sections of a symphony
fast-slow-fast
tempo for majestic
tempo with spirit
movements
sections of a symphony
standard format
fast-slow-fast
31 terms
Non-Western Music Quiz 1
Four Properties of Sound
Most important quality to identify mus…
Timbre
Four categories in Sachs-Hornbostel Sy…
Timbre, Pitch, Rhythm, Dynamics
Timbre
Aural color of sound
Aerophones, Chordophones, Idiophones, Membranophones
Four Properties of Sound
Timbre, Pitch, Rhythm, Dynamics
Most important quality to identify mus…
Timbre
19 terms
Music of the Western world quiz 1
Alleluia, O Virgo Mediatrix
Gaude Maria Virgo
Mon Fin est mon Commencement
Il bianco dolce cigno
Hildegard
Notre Dame School
Machaut
Arcadelt
Alleluia, O Virgo Mediatrix
Hildegard
Gaude Maria Virgo
Notre Dame School
22 terms
Music In the Western World Test 1
Frequency
Pitch
Interval
Octave
# of wave forms in a second
musical term for frequency
Difference between two pitches
same pitch, different frequency
Frequency
# of wave forms in a second
Pitch
musical term for frequency
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