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64 terms
Music Appreciation
Beat
Scales
Instrument Families
Dynamics
a reoccurring pulse
major, minor, chromatic
Brass, Percussion, woodwinds, strings, voice, keyboard
how soft or how low
Beat
a reoccurring pulse
Scales
major, minor, chromatic
408 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
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187 terms
Music Appreciation
Sound
Pitch
Tone
Interval
begins with a vibration
the relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
sound that has a definite pitch
the distance between any two tones
Sound
begins with a vibration
Pitch
the relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
25 terms
Music Appreciation
What years was the swing era?
Describe two things that denote "Big B…
What was Jitterbug?
Who was Benny Goodman?
1935-1945
1. Played in Big Ballrooms... 2. Band setup were in lines
A dance that was physical in nature.
Band Leader, Composer, and Clarinetist
What years was the swing era?
1935-1945
Describe two things that denote "Big B…
1. Played in Big Ballrooms... 2. Band setup were in lines
69 terms
Music Appreciation - Early Romantic
Romanticism
Historical time period of Romanticism
Romantic artists often depicted what i…
In exploring their inner lives, the ro…
A cultural movement that stressed emotion, imagination, and i…
1820-1900
Scenes of extreme violence and suffering.
the realm of fantasy: the unconscious, the irrational and the…
Romanticism
A cultural movement that stressed emotion, imagination, and i…
Historical time period of Romanticism
1820-1900
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…
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
68 terms
Music Appreciation
Sound
Pitch
cycles per second
interval
begins with the vibration of an object
relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
What is pitched measured in
the distance in pitch between any two tones
Sound
begins with the vibration of an object
Pitch
relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
11 terms
Music Appreciation
Pulse/Beat
Meter
Tempo (Italian terms)
Interval
The regular, recurring throb which is felt in music or recurr…
Regular grouping of the pulse into patterns of strong/weak be…
Presto (fastest tempo)... Alegro (cheerful/fast tempo)... Moderato…
Distance between 2 pitches
Pulse/Beat
The regular, recurring throb which is felt in music or recurr…
Meter
Regular grouping of the pulse into patterns of strong/weak be…
187 terms
Music Appreciation
Sound
Pitch
Tone
Interval
begins with a vibration
the relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
sound that has a definite pitch
the distance between any two tones
Sound
begins with a vibration
Pitch
the relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
16 terms
music appreciation
Double Bar
Final Bar
Repeat Sign
Ending
A barline that denotes the end of a phrase or rehearsal numbe…
Bracketed measures that denote the end of a piece of music or…
A thick and thin barline with two dots that tells you to go b…
Bracketed measures that denote how many times to repeat a pas…
Double Bar
A barline that denotes the end of a phrase or rehearsal numbe…
Final Bar
Bracketed measures that denote the end of a piece of music or…
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
15 terms
Music Appreciation Chapter 19
Impressionism
Expressionism
Dissonance
Tonality
French style of atmospheric music of the late 19 th century
Musical style that subjective explored deep inner feelings
Discord in music
The quality of a system of pitches
Impressionism
French style of atmospheric music of the late 19 th century
Expressionism
Musical style that subjective explored deep inner feelings
86 terms
Music Appreciation
Pitch
Dynamics
Timbre/tone color
Range/register
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
Degrees of loudness or softness in music
Quality of sound that that distinguishes one instrument or vo…
Distance between the highest and lowest tones that a given vo…
Pitch
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
Dynamics
Degrees of loudness or softness in music
50 terms
Music Appreciation
Beat
Crescendo
Diminuendo
Dynamics
recurrent pulsation that divides music into equal units of time
Gradually Louder
Gradually softer
how loud or soft the music is
Beat
recurrent pulsation that divides music into equal units of time
Crescendo
Gradually Louder
43 terms
Music Appreciation
A musical genius, but also someone wit…
Which of the following composers, upon…
Who was NOT a nationalist composer?
The melody in this composition is repr…
Richard Wagner
Frédéric Chopin
Liszt
Is long, flowing, and lyrical
A musical genius, but also someone wit…
Richard Wagner
Which of the following composers, upon…
Frédéric Chopin
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
49 terms
Music Appreciation - Unit 1
Jitterbug
Culture
Swing
Country
This term refers to the fast acrobatic movements that accompa…
The customs, ideas, tastes and beliefs acquired from ones' ba…
A type of jazz music that became popular in the 1930s and 194…
A blend of traditional and popular music from the American so…
Jitterbug
This term refers to the fast acrobatic movements that accompa…
Culture
The customs, ideas, tastes and beliefs acquired from ones' ba…
34 terms
Music Appreciation
symphony and orchestra families
synonymous terms for orchestra
double/single reed instruments
orchestra tunes to what instrument
string, woodwind, brass, percussion
band, etc.
double: oboe, bassoon, english horn... single: clarinet and sax
oboe
symphony and orchestra families
string, woodwind, brass, percussion
synonymous terms for orchestra
band, etc.
45 terms
Music Appreciation
Steps to Musical Appreciation
What is the Trivium?
What is the Quadrivium?
What are the style eras?
Awareness - e.g. opera ... • Understanding - What is it; how is…
1. Grammer... 2. Logic... 3. Rhetoric
1. Arithmatic... 2. Geometery... 3. Music... 4. Astronomy
1. Roman (100b.c - 450 a.d)... 2. Medieval (450 - 1450)... 3. Renne…
Steps to Musical Appreciation
Awareness - e.g. opera ... • Understanding - What is it; how is…
What is the Trivium?
1. Grammer... 2. Logic... 3. Rhetoric
49 terms
Music Appreciation Test 2
Classical Period Time Frame
3 main composers of Classical Period
Characteristics of the Classical Period
Instruments found in classical orchestra
1750-1820
Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Mozart, and Ludwig van Beethoven
melodies that are tuneful and easy to remember, fluctuations…
Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, french horn, natural trumpet,…
Classical Period Time Frame
1750-1820
3 main composers of Classical Period
Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Mozart, and Ludwig van Beethoven
17 terms
Module 4-Music Appreciation
Vivaldi's most popular set of concerto…
Originally, the instrumental prelude t…
A Baroque style characteristic that in…
Originally, meant "a work to be sung",…
Seasons
Overture
Terraced dynamics
Cantata
Vivaldi's most popular set of concerto…
Seasons
Originally, the instrumental prelude t…
Overture
47 terms
Music Appreciation exam
oboe
violin
harpsichord
clarinet
woodwind instrument
string instrument
keyboard/string instrument
woodwind instrument
oboe
woodwind instrument
violin
string instrument
27 terms
Music Appreciation Unit 2
Phonos
Culture
Consonance
Dissonance
Latin for sound. This root is found in many words we use today.
The customs, ideas, tastes and beliefs acquired from ones' ba…
A soothing, familiar and comfortable sound to our ears.
A harsh, jarring, unfamiliar sound to our ears.
Phonos
Latin for sound. This root is found in many words we use today.
Culture
The customs, ideas, tastes and beliefs acquired from ones' ba…
10 terms
Music appreciation: Middle Ages
Cathedrals
Priests
Women
Instruments
Center of musical life
Most important musicians who worked for the church
Weren't allowed to sing in church
_____ were frowned on by church because of earlier involvemen…
Cathedrals
Center of musical life
Priests
Most important musicians who worked for the church
116 terms
Music Appreciation
Alleluia is written by
Which song has only men's voices (no b…
Is Alleluia monophonic, homophonic, or…
pope Marcellus mass (gloria) is writte…
Hildegard of Bingen
Alleluia
monophonic
Palestrina
Alleluia is written by
Hildegard of Bingen
Which song has only men's voices (no b…
Alleluia
63 terms
Music appreciation exam 2
middle ages
renaissance
baroque
classical
450-1450
1450-1600 rebirth of human creativity
1600-1750 elaborately ornamented
1750-1820
middle ages
450-1450
renaissance
1450-1600 rebirth of human creativity
152 terms
music appreciation
The tempo in this example could be des…
he following excerpt is an example of…
The sense of beat in this example is u…
The following excerpt is not an exampl…
accelerando
true
true
false
The tempo in this example could be des…
accelerando
he following excerpt is an example of…
true
124 terms
Music Appreciation Unit 2
Whose music is among the earliest musi…
Who believed that music could cure sic…
What three subjects did Greek culture…
What is the name of a small harp, made…
Greeks?
Greeks
Music... Physical Education... Science & Math
Lyre
Whose music is among the earliest musi…
Greeks?
Who believed that music could cure sic…
Greeks
58 terms
music appreciation introduction
oboe
violin
trombone
harpsichord
wwind
bowed string
brass
plucked string or keyboard
oboe
wwind
violin
bowed string
40 terms
Music Appreciation 1-9
Artist
Genre
Lyrics
Tempo
A person who performs a song
the category of music
the words to a song
The speed of the beat
Artist
A person who performs a song
Genre
the category of music
33 terms
Music Appreciation Vocabulary
Conjunct
Step
Disjunct
Dissonant
By step
Scale-like movement
By leap or skip
Creates the feeling of tension; unpleasant sound to some degree
Conjunct
By step
Step
Scale-like movement
106 terms
Music Appreciation: Section 3
Unity of Mood
Rhythm
Melody
Terraced Dynamics
Composers molded the musical language to depict the affection…
Contains continuity and provides a compelling drive and fowar…
This element will be heard again and again in the course of a…
The alternation between loud and soft
Unity of Mood
Composers molded the musical language to depict the affection…
Rhythm
Contains continuity and provides a compelling drive and fowar…
20 terms
Module 3- Music Appreciation
"Reserved music". In the Renaissance,…
What type of texts were typically used…
Dufay and Josquin were members of what…
The Renaissance saw the rise of what c…
Rusica Reservata
Pastoral
Burgundian
Middle
"Reserved music". In the Renaissance,…
Rusica Reservata
What type of texts were typically used…
Pastoral
19 terms
Music Appreciation
What are the basic elements of music?
What is pitch?
What is syncopation? What types of mus…
What are three examples of forms of mu…
Pitch, rhythm, dynamics, melody & form.
The frequency of sound that relates to the highness or lownes…
A synophication is placing emphasis on usually unemphasized b…
concerto- a solo instrument accompanied by a concert, sonata-…
What are the basic elements of music?
Pitch, rhythm, dynamics, melody & form.
What is pitch?
The frequency of sound that relates to the highness or lownes…
8 terms
Music Appreciation
Hildegard
Notre Dame
Machaut
Arcadelt
Alleluia
Gaude Maria
Ma fin es mon commencement
Il Bianco
Hildegard
Alleluia
Notre Dame
Gaude Maria
128 terms
Music Appreciation
Prelude 1 Partial Listening
Prelude 1 Active listening
live performance
recordings
not actively thinking about what's going on
thinking about what's going on
allows you to be a part of a crowd; element you can't get fro…
can't imitate the visual and audio stimulation
Prelude 1 Partial Listening
not actively thinking about what's going on
Prelude 1 Active listening
thinking about what's going on
76 terms
Music Appreciation
music can be defined as
a cadence is like a
the basic unit of rhythm is the
the distance in pitch between any two…
an art based on the organization of sounds in time
point of arrival/rest; like the period in a sentence, it sign…
beat
interval
music can be defined as
an art based on the organization of sounds in time
a cadence is like a
point of arrival/rest; like the period in a sentence, it sign…
14 terms
Music Appreciation
Fiulandia
A Little Night
Polonaise in A flat major
Symphony 9 in E minor "From the New Wo…
Mozart
Grieg
Wagner
Rimsky-Korsakov
Fiulandia
Mozart
A Little Night
Grieg
16 terms
Music Appreciation Midterm - People
Josquin des Prez
Johann Sebastian Bach
George Frideric Handel
Giacomo Puccini
A Flemish composer who lived from 1450 - 1521, during the his…
German composer, 1685 - 1750, of the latter seventeenth and e…
1685 - 1759, German-born composer who worked primarily in Eng…
1858 - 1924, Italian Romantic period composer of operas.... Kno…
Josquin des Prez
A Flemish composer who lived from 1450 - 1521, during the his…
Johann Sebastian Bach
German composer, 1685 - 1750, of the latter seventeenth and e…
8 terms
Music Appreciation
Sounds
Pitch
Tone
Interval
Begins with the vibration of an object
is the relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
The sound that has a definite pitch
The distance between any two tones
Sounds
Begins with the vibration of an object
Pitch
is the relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
38 terms
Music Appreciation
melody
contour
range
interval
is the tune in music also a succession of single pitches that…
overall shape as it turns upward or downward, each melody is…
span of pitches, distance between lowest and highest pitch
distance between any two pitches
melody
is the tune in music also a succession of single pitches that…
contour
overall shape as it turns upward or downward, each melody is…
408 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
44 terms
Music Appreciation
Music
Rhythm
Pulse/Beat
Meter
rational organization of sounds and silences passing through…
Generally, the organization of musical sounds in time.
The regular, recurring throb which is felt in music or recurr…
Regular grouping of the pulse into patterns of strong/weak be…
Music
rational organization of sounds and silences passing through…
Rhythm
Generally, the organization of musical sounds in time.
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
403 terms
Music Appreciation
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
The term étude refers to pieces that a…
An understanding of form enhances and…
false
false
true
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
74 terms
Music Appreciation
intellectual, technical, emotional
music
music
rhythm
different ways people are involved with music
rhythm and melody
only universal language
temporal organization of sounds in music
intellectual, technical, emotional
different ways people are involved with music
music
rhythm and melody
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