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Music Appreciation - Baroque Period
Monody
Basso Continuo
Figured Bass
Ground Bass
One song - one singer, singing melody with accompaniment
The accompanying (at least 2) Usually keyboard & low bass - l…
Shorthand notation - Cords only... Notes were sold - but always…
Compositional Trick/Gimmic... Musical phrase that is reapeated o…
Monody
One song - one singer, singing melody with accompaniment
Basso Continuo
The accompanying (at least 2) Usually keyboard & low bass - l…
27 terms
Music Appreciation: Baroque Period
Baroque Time Period
Affections
Terraced Dynamics
Clavichord
1600-1750... Phases: ... Early: 1600-1640... Middle: 1640-1690... Late:…
emotional states like joy, grief, and agitation were represen…
the alternation between loud and soft
a third keyboard instrument, could make gradual dynamic chang…
Baroque Time Period
1600-1750... Phases: ... Early: 1600-1640... Middle: 1640-1690... Late:…
Affections
emotional states like joy, grief, and agitation were represen…
52 terms
Music Appreciation- Baroque Period
baroque
period of the Baroque
"early" Baroque
"late" Baroque
originally a jeweler's term for large pearls of irregular sha…
1600-1750
c. 1600-1700
c. 1700-1750
baroque
originally a jeweler's term for large pearls of irregular sha…
period of the Baroque
1600-1750
Baroque period music appreciation
In contrast to the Renaissance, where…
One characteristic of this excerpt tha…
The following selection, sung by Histo…
The following musical excerpt is from…
true
It contrasts a group of instruments with a solo instrument.
oratorio
false
In contrast to the Renaissance, where…
true
One characteristic of this excerpt tha…
It contrasts a group of instruments with a solo instrument.
62 terms
Music Appreciation Baroque Period
Monteverdi
Monteverdi
Monteverdi
Monteverdi
Created L'orfeo
Music director @ St. Marks Cathedral
Introduced new orchestral effects, pizzicato & tremolo
To achieve intensity of expression, he used dissonances
Monteverdi
Created L'orfeo
Monteverdi
Music director @ St. Marks Cathedral
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Music Appreciation: Baroque Period
Baroque Period
Baroque Period Composers
Baroque Late Period
Unity of Mood
1600-1750
George Frederic Handel... Johann Sebastian Bach... Claudio Montever…
1690-1750... Polyphony came back... Focus on emotion... Contrast (voic…
"The Affections"... Evoke emotions... Remained the same for whole s…
Baroque Period
1600-1750
Baroque Period Composers
George Frederic Handel... Johann Sebastian Bach... Claudio Montever…
51 terms
Music Appreciation - Baroque Period
Monody
Basso Continuo
Figured Bass
Ground Bass
One song - one singer, singing melody with accompaniment
The accompanying (at least 2) Usually keyboard & low bass - l…
Shorthand notation - Cords only... Notes were sold - but always…
Compositional Trick/Gimmic... Musical phrase that is reapeated o…
Monody
One song - one singer, singing melody with accompaniment
Basso Continuo
The accompanying (at least 2) Usually keyboard & low bass - l…
43 terms
Music Appreciation- Baroque Period
What is the time period of the Baroque…
define "baroque"
what is society like during the Baroqu…
what are the two ways to become a comp…
1600-1750
rough, excessively ornamented style
court and church composers; composers wanting more freedom; a…
lineage (people in your family did it); apprenticeship (go un…
What is the time period of the Baroque…
1600-1750
define "baroque"
rough, excessively ornamented style
32 terms
Music appreciation: the Baroque period
Bach
Bach
Vivaldi
Bach
who wrote the Brandenburg concerto
who wrote the art of the Fuge
who wrote the 4 seasons
who wrote the well tempered clavier
Bach
who wrote the Brandenburg concerto
Bach
who wrote the art of the Fuge
Music Appreciation: The Baroque Period
The word baroque has at various times…
Modern historians use the term baroque…
All of the following were baroque pain…
Baroque style flourished in music duri…
Elaborately ornamented... Flamboyant... Bizarre
a particular style in the arts, involving action and movement.
Issac Newton
1600-1750
The word baroque has at various times…
Elaborately ornamented... Flamboyant... Bizarre
Modern historians use the term baroque…
a particular style in the arts, involving action and movement.
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Music Appreciation Baroque Period
Affections
Terraced Dynamics
Clavichord
Basso Continuo
Emotional states like joy, grief, and agitation represented i…
Abrupt alternation between loud and soft dynamic levels; char…
Baroque keyboard instrument in which sound is produced by mea…
Baroque accompaniment made up of a bass part usually played b…
Affections
Emotional states like joy, grief, and agitation represented i…
Terraced Dynamics
Abrupt alternation between loud and soft dynamic levels; char…
27 terms
Music Appreciation Baroque Period
baroque period (written)
the baroque period is known as the (wr…
set the model for absolute monarchy
who said "I am the state"
1600- 1750 AD
"Age of the Basso Continuo"
Louis XIV of France
Louis XIV of France
baroque period (written)
1600- 1750 AD
the baroque period is known as the (wr…
"Age of the Basso Continuo"
Music Appreciation: Baroque Period
When was the Baroque Period?
the most important Baroque music was i…
what were the emotions of the baroque…
how were the emotions of the baroque m…
1600-1750
the last 50 years
systematic and intense
they were expressed one at a time
When was the Baroque Period?
1600-1750
the most important Baroque music was i…
the last 50 years
Music Appreciation: Baroque Period
Sound
Dynamics
decrescendo... (Diminuendo)
Interval
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to the…
Degrees of loudness or softness in music
gradually softer
"Distance" in pitch between any two tones
Sound
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to the…
Dynamics
Degrees of loudness or softness in music
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Music Appreciation Baroque Period
Monody
Camerata
Basso Continuo
Equal Temperament
solo song with instrumental accompaniment
group of Florentine writers, artists. and musicians that cult…
"continuous bass" - refers to performance group with a bass,…
tuning system based on the division of the octave into twelve…
Monody
solo song with instrumental accompaniment
Camerata
group of Florentine writers, artists. and musicians that cult…
Baroque Period: Music Appreciation
Sonata
Concerto
Opera
Overture
a large work in three or four movements, for one or two instr…
a large work in three or four movements for solo instrument a…
a play which is sung entirely, composed of an overture, recit…
the orchestral introduction
Sonata
a large work in three or four movements, for one or two instr…
Concerto
a large work in three or four movements for solo instrument a…
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the baroque period (music appreciation)
terraced dynamics
basso continuo
figured bass
concerto grosso
volumes constant with abrupt changes
melodic + harmonic instrument = continue through whole piece
musical shorthand b/w bass notes to remind keyboards of chord…
small groups of soloists and orchestra / fast, slow, fast
terraced dynamics
volumes constant with abrupt changes
basso continuo
melodic + harmonic instrument = continue through whole piece
77 terms
Music Appreciation Baroque Period Questions
The baroque, as a stylistic period in…
In the early baroque, Claudio Montever…
In the middle baroque phase, composers…
The most characteristic feature of bar…
1600-1750
Passionate and Dramatic
Violin Family
Basso Continuo
The baroque, as a stylistic period in…
1600-1750
In the early baroque, Claudio Montever…
Passionate and Dramatic
37 terms
Baroque Period Music Appreciation
1600 to 1750
ORCHESTRAL SUITE
HARPSICHORD, CLAVICHORD, and ORGAN - N…
"HALLELUJAH"
The dates of the Baroque Period are generally considered from…
"Water Music", by Handel, is best described as an ------------
The prominent keyboards were ----------------
The most famous chorus ever written, ending Part II of Messia…
1600 to 1750
The dates of the Baroque Period are generally considered from…
ORCHESTRAL SUITE
"Water Music", by Handel, is best described as an ------------
Music Appreciation Baroque Period
affections
terraced dynamics
clavichord
basso continuo
emotional states
abrupt alteration between loud and soft dynamic levels
keyboard instrument , gradual dynamic changes
accompaniment made up of a bass part usually played by two in…
affections
emotional states
terraced dynamics
abrupt alteration between loud and soft dynamic levels
27 terms
Music Appreciation: Baroque Period
Baroque Time Period
Affections
Terraced Dynamics
Clavichord
1600-1750... Phases: ... Early: 1600-1640... Middle: 1640-1690... Late:…
emotional states like joy, grief, and agitation were represen…
the alternation between loud and soft
a third keyboard instrument, could make gradual dynamic chang…
Baroque Time Period
1600-1750... Phases: ... Early: 1600-1640... Middle: 1640-1690... Late:…
Affections
emotional states like joy, grief, and agitation were represen…
29 terms
Music Appreciation - Baroque Period
Baroque
Humanism
Aria
opera
portuguese for grotesque ; reference to the elaborate ornamen…
the idea that we are people can take care of ourselves and do…
solo song
a type of singing that allowed the text to be easily heard an…
Baroque
portuguese for grotesque ; reference to the elaborate ornamen…
Humanism
the idea that we are people can take care of ourselves and do…
Baroque Period Music Appreciation
Recitative
Aria
opera
Monteverdi
vocal line that imitates rhythms and pitch changes of speech…
Song for solo voice with orchestral accompaniment
drama song to orchestral accompaniment (everything's sung)
his 1st operatic master piece was Orfeo
Recitative
vocal line that imitates rhythms and pitch changes of speech…
Aria
Song for solo voice with orchestral accompaniment
51 terms
Music Appreciation - Baroque Period
Monody
Basso Continuo
Figured Bass
Ground Bass
One song - one singer, singing melody with accompaniment
The accompanying (at least 2) Usually keyboard & low bass - l…
Shorthand notation - Cords only... Notes were sold - but always…
Compositional Trick/Gimmic... Musical phrase that is reapeated o…
Monody
One song - one singer, singing melody with accompaniment
Basso Continuo
The accompanying (at least 2) Usually keyboard & low bass - l…
14 terms
Music Appreciation - Baroque Terms
Opera
Sonata
Basso continuo
Motif
a theatrical production where all action, emotions, and dialo…
a 3 to 4 section piece composed for keyboard instruments (in…
"thorough bass", "continued bass"; the lowest instruments con…
short musical idea that has some special importance in or is…
Opera
a theatrical production where all action, emotions, and dialo…
Sonata
a 3 to 4 section piece composed for keyboard instruments (in…
Baroque Period Music Appreciation
The Baroque Period Dates:
Aristocracy
Style
Dynamics (style)
1600 to 1750
surrounded themselves with luxury, opulence: hired court musi…
fills space, elaborately ornamented
orchestral music often alternates between drastic loud/soft s…
The Baroque Period Dates:
1600 to 1750
Aristocracy
surrounded themselves with luxury, opulence: hired court musi…
Music Appreciation- Baroque Period
Fugue
Retrograge
Inversion
Pedal Point
a short melody or phrase(the subject) is introduced by one pa…
Backward
Mirror reflection or completely opposite
lowest melody
Fugue
a short melody or phrase(the subject) is introduced by one pa…
Retrograge
Backward
51 terms
Music Appreciation: (Baroque Period)
Baroque Music
Basic Baroque Traits
Opera
Monody
1600-1750
1. relentless, driving rhythm ... 2. continuously expanding melo…
A drama that is sung
New style that features solo voice with sparse accompaniment.…
Baroque Music
1600-1750
Basic Baroque Traits
1. relentless, driving rhythm ... 2. continuously expanding melo…
Music Appreciation Baroque Period
Baroque
Stile antico
Stile moderno
1600
Distorted or irregular... 1600-1750... 17th and early 18th centuries
1st practice
2nd practice
Earliest operas written
Baroque
Distorted or irregular... 1600-1750... 17th and early 18th centuries
Stile antico
1st practice
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Music Appreciation Baroque Period
Improvisation
Georg Frederic Handel
The Wealthy
The Church
Musical performance technique that showed off the performer's…
Composer famous for oratorios such as The Messiah
Social class that employed musicians
Also employed musicians
Improvisation
Musical performance technique that showed off the performer's…
Georg Frederic Handel
Composer famous for oratorios such as The Messiah
39 terms
Music Appreciation - Baroque Period
Baroque
Humanism
Camarata
Aria
portuguese for grotesque ; reference to the elaborate ornamen…
the idea that we are people can take care of ourselves and do…
an elite group of men that came together to study the Greek T…
solo song, found in operas oratorios and cantatas
Baroque
portuguese for grotesque ; reference to the elaborate ornamen…
Humanism
the idea that we are people can take care of ourselves and do…
15 terms
Music Appreciation Baroque Period
What time period did the Baroque era f…
What time period followed the Baroque…
Composers in Classical Era:
What age did Mozart begin to compose?
Renaissance
Classical
Beethoven, Mozart, Bach, Haydn
3 years old
What time period did the Baroque era f…
Renaissance
What time period followed the Baroque…
Classical
21 terms
Music appreciation (The Baroque Period)
This period is divided into three phas…
Originally, the word Baroque meant:
What was the predominant philosophy of…
Medieval, or "church modes" were repla…
Early, Middle, Late
Flamboyant, bizarre, elaborately ornamented
The Age of Absolutism
Major & Minor scales
This period is divided into three phas…
Early, Middle, Late
Originally, the word Baroque meant:
Flamboyant, bizarre, elaborately ornamented
14 terms
Baroque Period - Music Appreciation
wording set to music with staging, cos…
introduction to "Hallelujah Chorus" (M…
wording set to music without staging,…
text or book of musical dramatic work
opera
the king stands
oratario
libretto
wording set to music with staging, cos…
opera
introduction to "Hallelujah Chorus" (M…
the king stands
Music Appreciation Baroque Period
Monody
Camerata
Basso Continuo
Equal Temperament
solo song with instrumental accompaniment
group of Florentine writers, artists. and musicians that cult…
"continuous bass" - refers to performance group with a bass,…
tuning system based on the division of the octave into twelve…
Monody
solo song with instrumental accompaniment
Camerata
group of Florentine writers, artists. and musicians that cult…
87 terms
Music Appreciation: The Baroque & Classical Period
Baroque Period dates:
Characteristics of Baroque Music
Major Baroque Composers:
Henry Purcell:
1600-1750
Unity of mood... Expresses one mood throughout piece... -beginning…
Henry Purcell... Antonio Vivaldi... J.S. Bach... George Frideric Handel
(1659-1695)... English Composer... Highly regard, held court positi…
Baroque Period dates:
1600-1750
Characteristics of Baroque Music
Unity of mood... Expresses one mood throughout piece... -beginning…
OnMusic Appreciation - Baroque Period Assessment
The dates given in the course for the…
The vocal technique illustrated by the…
The sacred text and overall musical st…
A Baroque suite is...
1600-1750
Melismatic singing
Oratorio
A multi-movement instrumental work based on rhythms of popula…
The dates given in the course for the…
1600-1750
The vocal technique illustrated by the…
Melismatic singing
19 terms
Music Appreciation: The Baroque Period, Terms
aria
basso continuo
cantata
chorale
a solo song in an opera; show-off piece for the vocalist
accompaniment played by a keyboard instrument following numbe…
multi-movement church work
hymn tune with German text
aria
a solo song in an opera; show-off piece for the vocalist
basso continuo
accompaniment played by a keyboard instrument following numbe…
Test 2 music appreciation Baroque period
Librettist
fugue
cadenza
Chamber music
the poet who writes the script for the opera
a complex musical structure based upon imitation of a melody…
sections in concertos where the soloist plays alone
music composed for one player on each instrumental part
Librettist
the poet who writes the script for the opera
fugue
a complex musical structure based upon imitation of a melody…
80 terms
music appreciation the renaissance and baroque period
the renaissance
humanism
a cappella
word painting
1450-1600
intellectual movement
voices no instruments
music represents the text
the renaissance
1450-1600
humanism
intellectual movement
Music Appreciation Baroque Period Questions
The baroque, as a stylistic period in…
In the early baroque, Claudio Montever…
In the middle baroque phase, composers…
The most characteristic feature of bar…
1600-1750
Passionate and Dramatic
Violin Family
Basso Continuo
The baroque, as a stylistic period in…
1600-1750
In the early baroque, Claudio Montever…
Passionate and Dramatic
Music: An Appreciation -- The Baroque Period
1600-1750
Early Baroque period
Middle Baroque period
Late Baroque period
timespan of the Baroque period
1600-1640... favored homophonic texture (words)... rise of opera... te…
1640-1680... use of major and minor scales
1680-1750... dominant chord to the tonic... polyphonic dominates... ri…
1600-1750
timespan of the Baroque period
Early Baroque period
1600-1640... favored homophonic texture (words)... rise of opera... te…
Music Appreciation Mid-Term, Baroque Period
Polyphonic
Bach, Handel, Vivaldi
Dance Music
Oratorio
Type of compositional technique which Bach mastered
Major Baroque composers studied
Source/derivation of musical materials in Baroque suite (exam…
Handel's Messiah: What musical genre?
Polyphonic
Type of compositional technique which Bach mastered
Bach, Handel, Vivaldi
Major Baroque composers studied
77 terms
Music Appreciation Baroque Period Questions
The baroque, as a stylistic period in…
In the early baroque, Claudio Montever…
In the middle baroque phase, composers…
The most characteristic feature of bar…
1600-1750
Passionate and Dramatic
Violin Family
Basso Continuo
The baroque, as a stylistic period in…
1600-1750
In the early baroque, Claudio Montever…
Passionate and Dramatic
46 terms
Music an Appreciation; Part 3: The Baroque Period
Baroque Music
What were the two type of music in the…
Two main composer of the Baroque Era
Which event marked the end of the Baro…
1600-1750
opera and chamber music
Handel and Bach
Bach death in 1750
Baroque Music
1600-1750
What were the two type of music in the…
opera and chamber music
45 terms
OnMusic Appreciation - Baroque Period Assessment
The dates given in the course for the…
The vocal technique illustrated by the…
The sacred text and overall musical st…
A Baroque suite is...
1600-1750
Melismatic singing
Oratorio
A multi-movement instrumental work based on rhythms of popula…
The dates given in the course for the…
1600-1750
The vocal technique illustrated by the…
Melismatic singing
17 terms
Music Appreciation Exam 3- Baroque Period
Opera
Cantata
Chorale
Orratorio
major innovation in musical genre; involves poetry, dance, sc…
smaller scale than opera made of movements; there is secular…
religious song for congregation directly related to scripture…
a large musical composition for orchestra, choir, and soloist…
Opera
major innovation in musical genre; involves poetry, dance, sc…
Cantata
smaller scale than opera made of movements; there is secular…
113 terms
Music: An Appreciation Part IV The Baroque Period
The Baroque Period
Baroque" term
Baroque facts
Science improved
Shakespeare: Hamlet-1600... Cervantes: Don Quixote-1605... Jamestow…
Bizarre, elaborately ornamented
Aristocracy very rich... Age of absolutism: Absolute power of ru…
Inventions... Improvement of medicine, mining, navigation and in…
The Baroque Period
Shakespeare: Hamlet-1600... Cervantes: Don Quixote-1605... Jamestow…
Baroque" term
Bizarre, elaborately ornamented
Music Appreciation, Unit 3: Baroque Period PRACTICE
In the baroque period, the sonata was...
Coloratura Soprano
Lyric Soprano
Dramatic Tenor
...instrumental music consisting of several movements.
has a very high range and can sing rapid scales and trills.
has a relatively light voice and can evoke grace and charm.
has a powerful voice suitable for heroic roles.
In the baroque period, the sonata was...
...instrumental music consisting of several movements.
Coloratura Soprano
has a very high range and can sing rapid scales and trills.
22 terms
Music Appreciation: Baroque Period 1600-1750
Martin Luther
homophonic music
protestant music
Bach's death and also end of baroque p…
protested against the catholic church
many melodys but everyone is singing the same thing
added women, instruments, and congregation could sing
1750
Martin Luther
protested against the catholic church
homophonic music
many melodys but everyone is singing the same thing
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