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30 terms
Classical Music
1725-1810
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Joseph Haydn
Simplicity
Sacred Music
Dates of the Classical period
Composers of the classical period
The focus of the classical period
Religious Music
1725-1810
Dates of the Classical period
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Joseph Haydn
Composers of the classical period
11 terms
Classical Music
Piano
Composer
Mozart
Beethoven
A musical instrument with a keyboard and wooden case enclosin…
A person who writes music
Austrian composer and pianist ... - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756…
German composer and pianist ... - Ludwig van Beethoven 1770-1827
Piano
A musical instrument with a keyboard and wooden case enclosin…
Composer
A person who writes music
16 terms
IGCSE Music: Classical Music
Gluck
Haydn
Mozart
Salieri
German opera composer.
Austrian strings composer.
Austrian piano/vocal composer. One of the most famous compose…
Italian opera composer.
Gluck
German opera composer.
Haydn
Austrian strings composer.
12 terms
Classical music
opera
oratorio
concerto
sonata
a dramatic work in one or more acts, set to music for singers…
a musical composition for voices and orchestra based on a rel…
composition for soloist and orchestra in three movements (fir…
a composition of three or four independent movements, written…
opera
a dramatic work in one or more acts, set to music for singers…
oratorio
a musical composition for voices and orchestra based on a rel…
45 terms
Classical Music
Classical Music
1750-1820
dynamics
restrained
traditional genre of music conforming to an established form…
In what time period was classical music developed?
p<f>p... Piano... Element of musical expression relating to the de…
...
Classical Music
traditional genre of music conforming to an established form…
1750-1820
In what time period was classical music developed?
22 terms
Classical Music
Crescendo
Decrescendo
Father of the Modern Day Symphony
String Quartet
Gradually louder
Gradually softer
What was Franz Joseph Haydn's nickname?
Which musical style did Haydn invent?
Crescendo
Gradually louder
Decrescendo
Gradually softer
31 terms
Classical Music
1750 - 1810
Clarinet
Pairs
Strings
The dates for the classical period.
The clarinet was invented and became really popular in the cl…
Woodwind instruments in the classical orchestra were often se…
The string family formed the basis of the orchestra and was g…
1750 - 1810
The dates for the classical period.
Clarinet
The clarinet was invented and became really popular in the cl…
53 terms
Classical music
Beethoven
Mozart
Haydn
Classical concerto
Composed Symphony in C minor
Requiem Mass
Symphony 101
Used bigger orchestra; blended solo parts with orchestral
Beethoven
Composed Symphony in C minor
Mozart
Requiem Mass
10 terms
Classical Music
Definition of period and role of music…
Mozart
Haydn
Beethoven
[1750-1820]... Innovation of public concerts - music for the gen…
Born in Salzburg, spent a lot of time in Vienna. Wrote many o…
Wrote a lot of symphonies. ( A lot of everything) Came from a…
THE transition composer from Classicism to Romanticism. Stric…
Definition of period and role of music…
[1750-1820]... Innovation of public concerts - music for the gen…
Mozart
Born in Salzburg, spent a lot of time in Vienna. Wrote many o…
8 terms
Classical Music
Haydn, Symphony No. 94 "Surprise" in G…
Mozart, Symphony No. 40 in G Minor (1s…
Mozart, The Magic Flute: Queen of the…
Mozart, Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major…
Haydn, Symphony No. 94 "Surprise" in G Major (2nd movement)*
Mozart, Symphony No. 40 in G Minor (1st movement)
Mozart, The Magic Flute: Queen of the Night, aria, singspiel…
Mozart, Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major (3rd movement)
Haydn, Symphony No. 94 "Surprise" in G…
Haydn, Symphony No. 94 "Surprise" in G Major (2nd movement)*
Mozart, Symphony No. 40 in G Minor (1s…
Mozart, Symphony No. 40 in G Minor (1st movement)
6 terms
Classical music
orchestra
composer
symphony
choir
orkiestra
komposter
symfonia
chór
orchestra
orkiestra
composer
komposter
9 terms
Classical Music
Mozart
Beethoven
Classical Time Period
Sonata
Died at the age of 35
Wrote 9 Symphonies
1750-1820
3 movement intrumental composition
Mozart
Died at the age of 35
Beethoven
Wrote 9 Symphonies
318 terms
Classical Music
Marriage of Figaro
Don Giovanni, incl. "Catalogue Aria"
The Magic Flute, incl. "Der Holle Rach…
Jupiter Symphony (no. 41)
Mozart
Mozart
Mozart
Mozart
Marriage of Figaro
Mozart
Don Giovanni, incl. "Catalogue Aria"
Mozart
32 terms
Classical Music
characters
rhythm
violin
string instruments
תווים
מקצב
כינור
כלי מיתר
characters
תווים
rhythm
מקצב
34 terms
Classical Music
C.P.E. Bach (1714-1788)
J.C. Bach (1735-1782)
Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)
Muzio Clementi (1752-1832)
German, two most famous jobs: Court composer in Berlin, Direc…
German, youngest son of JS bach... Transition to classical, deve…
Italian, son of a famous musical father, this prodigy on the…
Italian, was one of the first composers to write for the pian…
C.P.E. Bach (1714-1788)
German, two most famous jobs: Court composer in Berlin, Direc…
J.C. Bach (1735-1782)
German, youngest son of JS bach... Transition to classical, deve…
22 terms
Classical Music
Homophony
Alberti Bass
What was emphasized?
Characteristics of Classical Music
Having melody over a harmony
Named after Domenico Alberti who used it extensively but wasn…
Order, structural clarity, simplicity, dynamics, and phrasing
Lighter and Cleaner Texture
Homophony
Having melody over a harmony
Alberti Bass
Named after Domenico Alberti who used it extensively but wasn…
6 terms
Classical music
orchestra
composer
symphony
choir
orkiestra
kompozytor
symfonia
chór
orchestra
orkiestra
composer
kompozytor
6 terms
classical music
composer
orchestra
symphony
choir
kompozytor
orkiestra
symfonia
chór
composer
kompozytor
orchestra
orkiestra
30 terms
Classical Music
Classical texture
- Theme A (Third Movement)- ALLEGRO... -…
- Theme B (Third Movement)- allegro... -…
Symphony
In contrast to the polyphonic texture, classical music is bas…
HIGH-SPIRITED MELODY
* Playful
- Lasts between 20-45 minutes, exploring tone color, volume (…
Classical texture
In contrast to the polyphonic texture, classical music is bas…
- Theme A (Third Movement)- ALLEGRO... -…
HIGH-SPIRITED MELODY
10 terms
Classical Music
Symphony
Exposition
Recapitulation
Development
a large multi-movement work for orchestra
the first major section in a sonata form
the third and final major section in a sonata form
the second major section in a sonata form
Symphony
a large multi-movement work for orchestra
Exposition
the first major section in a sonata form
20 terms
Classical music
ballet
choir
orchestra
composer
balet
chór
orkiestra
kompozytor
ballet
balet
choir
chór
10 terms
Music - Classical
Classical Composers
Alberti Bass
Terraced Dynamics
Sonata Form
Haydn, Mozart
Continuous broken chords played with the left hand
Sudden changes in dynamics - no crescendos or decrescendos
(Introduction), Exposition, Develoment, Recapitulation, (Coda)
Classical Composers
Haydn, Mozart
Alberti Bass
Continuous broken chords played with the left hand
Classical Music
General Characteristics (15)
Typical Forms (2)
Sonata Form Sections (4)
Sonata: Exposition Sections (4)
- 1750-1810... - Lighter, clearer, homophonic texture... - Importan…
- Sonata Form... - Minuet & Trio
- Exposition... - Development... - Recapitulation... - Coda
- First subject (theme) in tonic key... - Bridge passage (links…
General Characteristics (15)
- 1750-1810... - Lighter, clearer, homophonic texture... - Importan…
Typical Forms (2)
- Sonata Form... - Minuet & Trio
20 terms
Music: Classical
Classical Era
Franz Joseph Haydn
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ludwig van Beethoven
"age of enlightenment" ... progress, reason, humanism (1750-1820)
born in Austria, served a patron, also active in London, Vien…
child prodigy, played harpsichord and violin - composed at an…
talented child musician, met Mozart and studied with Haydn ... -…
Classical Era
"age of enlightenment" ... progress, reason, humanism (1750-1820)
Franz Joseph Haydn
born in Austria, served a patron, also active in London, Vien…
24 terms
Classical Music
Gregorian Chant (plainsong/plainchant)
Guillaume de Machaut (1300-1377)
Mass
Proper (changed according to the event)
the common term for the sacred chant of the middle ages. Ther…
French composer ... over 150 works both sacred and secular... first…
Used in Roman Catholic Religious services
Introit, Gradual, Alleluia/Tract, Sequence, Offertory, Commun…
Gregorian Chant (plainsong/plainchant)
the common term for the sacred chant of the middle ages. Ther…
Guillaume de Machaut (1300-1377)
French composer ... over 150 works both sacred and secular... first…
25 terms
Classical Music
Francois Marie Aroutte
The Classical Period
Rococo Style
Classical Music
Also known as "Voltaire"
Also called the Age of Enlightenment
Highly decorative and frivolous French style
Light, airy, elegant, well thought out
Francois Marie Aroutte
Also known as "Voltaire"
The Classical Period
Also called the Age of Enlightenment
28 terms
H Classical Music
Alberti Bass
Baritone
Imperfect Cadence
Perfect Cadence
Broken chords played by the left hand outlining harmonies whi…
A male voice whose range lies between that of bass and tenor
A cadence where the last chord is chord V (the dominant) crea…
This cadence is the dominant to tonic chords (V-I). It sounds…
Alberti Bass
Broken chords played by the left hand outlining harmonies whi…
Baritone
A male voice whose range lies between that of bass and tenor
19 terms
Classical Music
Romantic
Wagner
Monteverdi
poetry
Vienna was a mecca for musicians and composers during which p…
This intensely Romantic, German, composer revolutionized oper…
this composer wrote the first masterpiece of opera
Guillaume Machaut was deemed "the last TROUVERE" which meant…
Romantic
Vienna was a mecca for musicians and composers during which p…
Wagner
This intensely Romantic, German, composer revolutionized oper…
32 terms
Classical Music
Where did Mozart work?
How old was Mozart when he died?
What month was Mozart born?
What month did Mozart die?
Archbishopric of Salzburg
35
January
December
Where did Mozart work?
Archbishopric of Salzburg
How old was Mozart when he died?
35
11 terms
Classical Music
Imperfect Cadence
Perfect Cadence
CG
GC
Unfinished, CG.
Finished, GC.
Chords of an Imperfect Cadence.
Chords of a Perfect Cadence.
Imperfect Cadence
Unfinished, CG.
Perfect Cadence
Finished, GC.
37 terms
Classical Music
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor
The Four Seasons
Adagio for Strings
Edvard Grieg
Beethoven
Vivaldi
Samuel Barber
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1
Edvard Grieg
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor
Beethoven
25 terms
Classical music
Symphony
Concerto
Minuet and trio
5 features of classical period
Big orchestral work usually in 4 movements
3 movement work for instrumental soloist and orchestra
A moderate pace dance in simple triple time.
1. Tonality ... 2. Harmony ... 3. Melody... 4. Texture... 5. Dynamics
Symphony
Big orchestral work usually in 4 movements
Concerto
3 movement work for instrumental soloist and orchestra
Classical Music
Viennese School
Melody of Classical Music
Harmony of Classical Music
Form of Classical Music
Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert
'Singable' and memorable
Balance between consonance and dissonance
Balanced and well proportioned
Viennese School
Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and Schubert
Melody of Classical Music
'Singable' and memorable
24 terms
music-classical
continuo
opera
recitative
aria
improvise from the bass line in the style of the music ( a fi…
contains recitatives, arias and chorus ... performed on the stag…
solo voice- tells the story... chordal accompaniement
solo voice but more allaborate than recitative... a musical conv…
continuo
improvise from the bass line in the style of the music ( a fi…
opera
contains recitatives, arias and chorus ... performed on the stag…
11 terms
Classical music
Chamber music
1750-1830
Mozart/ beethoven
Melody and accompaniment
Instrumental music written for a small group of performers
Context
Examples of composers
Typical texture (homophonic)
Chamber music
Instrumental music written for a small group of performers
1750-1830
Context
8 terms
Classical Music
Melodies
Rhythm
Texture
Harmony
Often consist of short, tuneful phrases strung together; usua…
Metrical with a steady beat, except in recitatives
Mostly homophonic
Tonal with modulations mostly to nearly related keys; continu…
Melodies
Often consist of short, tuneful phrases strung together; usua…
Rhythm
Metrical with a steady beat, except in recitatives
Classical Music
rococo
EmprindsamerStil
Classical
characteristics of Classical
developed in FRance; relied on ornamentation; style galant;
Style galant became this; added element of heightened express…
represents the transition from the Baroque to the Classical i…
Form: sonata form... Textrue: homophonic; single melodic line, A…
rococo
developed in FRance; relied on ornamentation; style galant;
EmprindsamerStil
Style galant became this; added element of heightened express…
9 terms
Classical music
Classical period
Composers
Variety and contrast
Rhythm
1750-1820
Hayden, Mozart,Beethoven
Great variety and contrast of mood during classical music
Very flexible, slow--> fast, change in beat *didnt happen in…
Classical period
1750-1820
Composers
Hayden, Mozart,Beethoven
15 terms
Classical Music
Most important music form
Music form where a solo instrument is…
How long was Classical era
Who reformed the opera
sonata
concerto
seventy
gluck
Most important music form
sonata
Music form where a solo instrument is…
concerto
Classical music
Symphony
Diationic
Alberti bass
Sonata
large orchestra... strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion... 4 mo…
using notes which belong to the key rather that chromatic not…
split chordal accompaniment
Instrumental piece which was sounded in contrast to a vocal p…
Symphony
large orchestra... strings, woodwinds, brass and percussion... 4 mo…
Diationic
using notes which belong to the key rather that chromatic not…
classical music
Allemande
Arias
Ballads
Barcarolles
a 17th- and 18th-century dance in slow duple time.
An air or melody, ... and an elaborate melody sung solo with acc…
Any light, simple song, especially one of sentimental or roma…
A boating song of the Venetian gondoliers.
Allemande
a 17th- and 18th-century dance in slow duple time.
Arias
An air or melody, ... and an elaborate melody sung solo with acc…
34 terms
Classical Music
Aria
Cadenza
Canata
Chamber Music
Song for solo voice w orchestra, emotional, melodic, operas,…
Unaccompanied piece of virtuoso show for soloist in concerto…
Momentum composition, chorus, soloist(s), instrumental ensemble
Music using small group of assigned musicians, intimate, ligh…
Aria
Song for solo voice w orchestra, emotional, melodic, operas,…
Cadenza
Unaccompanied piece of virtuoso show for soloist in concerto…
53 terms
Classical Music
Classical era
Viennese School
diatonic
themes
1750-1825
Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and their successor Franz Schubert
chords built from the 7 tones of the major and minor scale
musical thoughts or ideas used as building blocks in the cons…
Classical era
1750-1825
Viennese School
Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and their successor Franz Schubert
9 terms
Classical Music
Date
Composer1
Composer2
Composer3
1750-1820
Beethoven
Mozart
Liszt
Date
1750-1820
Composer1
Beethoven
21 terms
Classical music
Middle Ages
Renaissance
baroque
classical
450-1450
1450-1600
1600-1750
1750-1820
Middle Ages
450-1450
Renaissance
1450-1600
69 terms
Classical music
Beethoven
Mozart
Franz Joseph Haydn
Classical concerto
Composed Symphony in C minor
Requiem Mass
1732-1809... Born in Rohrau, Austria (near Hungarian border)... at…
baroque concerto grosso fell into disuse... solo concerto develo…
Beethoven
Composed Symphony in C minor
Mozart
Requiem Mass
Classical Music???
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in D minor (O…
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Major
Bach Minuet in G Major
Fuer (Fur) Elise (A minor)
Starts on A and E
Starts on F#
Starts on D
Starts on E
Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in D minor (O…
Starts on A and E
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Major
Starts on F#
51 terms
Classical Music
1750-1825
largely homophonic
the aristocracy
elegant and singable
What are the dates of the Classical Era?
What is classical texture best described as?
Where was the eighteenth century composer most likely to find…
What is classical melody best described as?
1750-1825
What are the dates of the Classical Era?
largely homophonic
What is classical texture best described as?
12 terms
Specific Features of Classical Music
theme
bridge passage
cadence
texture
A musical idea; a tune that forms the basis of a musical comp…
A musical link between two important sections of a compositio…
A melodic or harmonic formula that ends a work, or a section…
Describes the way the individual notes in the music are blend…
theme
A musical idea; a tune that forms the basis of a musical comp…
bridge passage
A musical link between two important sections of a compositio…
27 terms
Classical Music
Mood
Rhythm
Texture
Melody
may change gradually or suddenly, expressing conflicting surg…
adds variety to classical music, classical composition has we…
Homophonic, Pieces shift smoothly or suddenly from one textur…
most tuneful and easiest to remember, themes of even highly s…
Mood
may change gradually or suddenly, expressing conflicting surg…
Rhythm
adds variety to classical music, classical composition has we…
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