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Chapter 1 Elements of Music : Pitch
Pitch
Middle C
Octave
Clef
Highness or Lowness of a musical sound
The "C" nearest the center of the piano keyboard. The "C" tha…
The interval/distance between 2 notes/pitches of the same let…
Reference point of pitch names for the 5 lines of the staff.…
Pitch
Highness or Lowness of a musical sound
Middle C
The "C" nearest the center of the piano keyboard. The "C" tha…
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Chapter 1: Elements of Music
Note
Pitch
Staff
Interval
sound vibrations that are definite and steady
highness or lowness of a note determined by the frequency of…
a set of five horizontal lines on or between which the notes…
difference between two pitches
Note
sound vibrations that are definite and steady
Pitch
highness or lowness of a note determined by the frequency of…
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Chapter 1 - Elements of Music
Harmony
Tone
Pitch
Interval
Is important to most Western music
A musical pitch produced by steady, definite vibrations.
Is determined by the frequency of its vibrations: the faster…
the distance between two pitches
Harmony
Is important to most Western music
Tone
A musical pitch produced by steady, definite vibrations.
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Elements of Music Chapter 1
vibrations
pitch
basic chord -triad
range
The frequency of vibrations is measured in cycles per second.
How high or low a sound is ... longer strings is lower pitch, re…
The simplest, most basic chord used in western music is the t…
The distance between a melody's lowest and highest tones is k…
vibrations
The frequency of vibrations is measured in cycles per second.
pitch
How high or low a sound is ... longer strings is lower pitch, re…
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Chapter 1 - Elements of Music
rhythm
dynamics
melody
harmony
time
loudness or quietness
pitch
verticalization of pitch
rhythm
time
dynamics
loudness or quietness
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Elements of Music: Chapter 1
"Talking about music is like dancing a…
Music works in a different way from ot…
a sound with stable, regular frequency
irregular frequency
Frank Zappa, allegedly
it is much more difficult to describe and analyze verbally
Musical tone
Noise
"Talking about music is like dancing a…
Frank Zappa, allegedly
Music works in a different way from ot…
it is much more difficult to describe and analyze verbally
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Chapter 1: Elements of Music
rhythm
duration
Tempo
Tempo indications
element of TIME in music
how long a sound (or silence) lasts
the speed of the BEAT
largo= large or labored-slow... adagio=slow... andante= steady "wal…
rhythm
element of TIME in music
duration
how long a sound (or silence) lasts
163 terms
Elements of Music Chapter 1
vibrations
pitch
basic chord -triad
range
The frequency of vibrations is measured in cycles per second.
How high or low a sound is ... longer strings is lower pitch, re…
The simplest, most basic chord used in western music is the t…
The distance between a melody's lowest and highest tones is k…
vibrations
The frequency of vibrations is measured in cycles per second.
pitch
How high or low a sound is ... longer strings is lower pitch, re…
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Chapter 1: Elements Of Music
Accent
Accelerando
Adagio
Allegretto
A stress on a particular beat, note, or chord. (Emphasizing t…
Getting faster. (pace of the music/beat).
Leisurely; Literally at ease. (pace of the music/beat).
Fast. (pace of the music/beat).
Accent
A stress on a particular beat, note, or chord. (Emphasizing t…
Accelerando
Getting faster. (pace of the music/beat).
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Chapter 1: Musical Elements
Sound
What are the four main properties of s…
Very soft
Soft
Begins with the vibration of an object, such as a table that…
Pitch, dynamics, tone color/timbre, rhythm
Pianissimo (pp)
Piano (p)
Sound
Begins with the vibration of an object, such as a table that…
What are the four main properties of s…
Pitch, dynamics, tone color/timbre, rhythm
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Chapter 1: Musical Elements
pitch
octave
dynamics
tone color/ timbre
relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
difference in sound of the same letter
degree of loudness or softness, amplatude
same pitch, different instrument/... bright, dark, rich
pitch
relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound
octave
difference in sound of the same letter
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Music 104- Chapter 1 Elements of Music
What are the elements of music and how…
What is Rhythm and why is it an elemen…
What is Dynamics and why is it an impo…
What is a melody and why is it an elem…
There are the building blocks of music and there are 7 of the…
Rhythm is the beat of a music. It is the speed and duration o…
Dynamics is highness and lowness of the sound of music. Pitch…
A melody is composed of a pitches. It can be a C, F, and G no…
What are the elements of music and how…
There are the building blocks of music and there are 7 of the…
What is Rhythm and why is it an elemen…
Rhythm is the beat of a music. It is the speed and duration o…
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Music 185- Chapter 1: Music Elements & Terms
Ethnomusicology
What do all sounds start with?
Soundscape
Rhythm
The study of music-not just western classical
Vibrations
Everything that can be heard from a specific bandage point.
The time element in music, a pattern or sequence of longer an…
Ethnomusicology
The study of music-not just western classical
What do all sounds start with?
Vibrations
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Elements of Music Chapter 1 and 2
What are the 6 elements of music?
What produces sound?
Faster vibrations makes the pitch...
Slower vibrations makes the pitch
Sound... Rhythm... Melody... Harmony... Texture... Form
Vibrations
higher
lower
What are the 6 elements of music?
Sound... Rhythm... Melody... Harmony... Texture... Form
What produces sound?
Vibrations
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Chapter 1: Musical Elements
Music
Music Culture
Soundscape
Harmony
Humanly organized sound(depending on the Person/culture)
A group's total involvement with music: ideas, actions, insti…
Characteristic sounds of a place, both human and nonhuman.
occurs when two or more different pitches sound simultaneously.
Music
Humanly organized sound(depending on the Person/culture)
Music Culture
A group's total involvement with music: ideas, actions, insti…
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Music Appreciation Chapter 1 Elements of Music
All sound begins with a...
6 basic principles that are required t…
What is the sensation of hearing?
How are sound waves communicated to ou…
vibration
sound, melody, rhythm, harmony, texture, timbre
sound
air
All sound begins with a...
vibration
6 basic principles that are required t…
sound, melody, rhythm, harmony, texture, timbre
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Music Appreciation Chapter 1:Elements
Sound
Pitch
Tone
Interval
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to the…
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
Sound that has a definite pitch or frequency
"Distance" in pitch between any two tones
Sound
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to the…
Pitch
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
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Music- Chapter 1
Genre
Timbre
Rhythm
Beat
A body of music linked by such features as instrumentation an…
The distinctive tone quality of a voice or an instrument.
The time dimension of music.
The rhythmic quality of a piece of music that invites a physi…
Genre
A body of music linked by such features as instrumentation an…
Timbre
The distinctive tone quality of a voice or an instrument.
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(MUSC 101) Chapter 1 - Elements of Music
Consonance
Dissonance
Melody
Beat
Stable harmonies without tension that imply finality and rest…
Unstable, tense harmonies that sound as if notes are fighting…
A sequence of single notes that is musically satisfying
a regular pulse evident in most music
Consonance
Stable harmonies without tension that imply finality and rest…
Dissonance
Unstable, tense harmonies that sound as if notes are fighting…
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Chapter 1: Basic Elements of Music/Simple Meter
What makes up the basic elements of mu…
What are the dynamic markings and what…
What are signs that indicate a gradual…
Characteristics of a staff
Pitch, timbre, dynamics, texture, tempo, and rhythm
"pp"- pianissimo means to be very soft... "p"- piano means to go…
Crescendo (gradually get louder) and diminuendo (gradually ge…
5 lines and 4 spaces with possibility to go lower than the li…
What makes up the basic elements of mu…
Pitch, timbre, dynamics, texture, tempo, and rhythm
What are the dynamic markings and what…
"pp"- pianissimo means to be very soft... "p"- piano means to go…
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Intro into music, elements chapter 1
Beat
Rhythm
Traditionally made of wood
Harpsichord
A regular recurrent pulse that dicedusic into equip units of…
The particular arrangement of note lengths or defined as the…
Woodwind instruments were called woodwinds because they were.…
Keyboard instrument two strings are plugged by set of plastic…
Beat
A regular recurrent pulse that dicedusic into equip units of…
Rhythm
The particular arrangement of note lengths or defined as the…
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Music Appreciation Chapter 1:Elements Vocab.
Sound
Pitch
Tone
Interval
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to the…
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
Sound that has a definite pitch or frequency
"Distance" in pitch between any two tones
Sound
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to the…
Pitch
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
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Chapter 1 - Elements of Music: Sound, Rythym, Melody and Harmony
Music
Tone/Note
Pitch
Staff
the way sounds are organized
vibrations
highness/lowness
where the noes are placed
Music
the way sounds are organized
Tone/Note
vibrations
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Exam #1 - Chapter 1 - 3 - Elements of Music
Sound
Methods of capturing and preserving so…
Rhythm
Beat
- Sound vibrations produce electrochemical impulses... - Neurons…
- Oral tradition... - Written notation began around 900 CE... - Edi…
- The organization of time in music... - Gives a shape or profil…
- An even pulse... - Divides musical time into equal segments... -…
Sound
- Sound vibrations produce electrochemical impulses... - Neurons…
Methods of capturing and preserving so…
- Oral tradition... - Written notation began around 900 CE... - Edi…
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AP Music Theory Chapter 1
pitch
dynamic
timbre
articulation
wavelength/frequency. Tells the distance between one wave and…
wave height/amplitude. Tells the size/height/intensity of eac…
waveform/tone color. Tells the shape and form of the sound wa…
envelope. It is composed of a sound's attack, sustain, and re…
pitch
wavelength/frequency. Tells the distance between one wave and…
dynamic
wave height/amplitude. Tells the size/height/intensity of eac…
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Barron's AP Music Theory Chapter 1: Music Fundamentals
Sound
Pitch
Dynamics
Timbre
Variations in air pressure
The length of the sound wave
The height of the sound wave
The shape/form of the sound wave
Sound
Variations in air pressure
Pitch
The length of the sound wave
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Elements of Music Chapter One
Pitch
From any C up or down to another C is…
C3 and C4 are in the same what?
when does B3 change to B4? After what…
the highness and lowness of sound
octave
Octave register
C4 or C
Pitch
the highness and lowness of sound
From any C up or down to another C is…
octave
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Music Chapter 1 test "The Elements of Sound"
Big Shot, Billy Joel
Lorengrin Prelude, Wagner
Prelude in C, Chopin
Firebird, Stravinsky
Tone color- guitar, drums, piano (I)... Dynamic- forte... expressio…
tone color- violins, woodwinds... Dynamic- forte, piano (D)... expr…
Tone color- piano (I)... dynamic- forte, piano (D), decrescendo…
tone color- violins, woodwinds... dynamic- fortissimo, forte, pi…
Big Shot, Billy Joel
Tone color- guitar, drums, piano (I)... Dynamic- forte... expressio…
Lorengrin Prelude, Wagner
tone color- violins, woodwinds... Dynamic- forte, piano (D)... expr…
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Chapter 1 Elements of Pitch
pitch
octave
octave register
staff
highness or lowness of a sound
8 notes apart. ex. C to C
all pitches from C-B are considered in same octave C4-B4. C5…
used to indicate the precise desired pitch. Consists of five…
pitch
highness or lowness of a sound
octave
8 notes apart. ex. C to C
25 terms
Chapter one-elements of music
Imitation
Harmony
Tone
Pitch
A round of canon results from this compositional technique.
Is important to most western music
A musical pitch produced by steady,definite vibrations.
Is determined by the frequency of its vibrations:the faster t…
Imitation
A round of canon results from this compositional technique.
Harmony
Is important to most western music
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Chapter 1: Music Vocabulary
Accent
Sound
Pitch
Tone
When a note is being played louder, held longer, or is a high…
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through the air, to…
The relative highness or lowness that we hear in a sound.
A sound that has a definite pitch or frequency.
Accent
When a note is being played louder, held longer, or is a high…
Sound
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through the air, to…
56 terms
World Music: Chapter 1
katajjaq
sound sources
attack
decay
"vocal game"; Inuit singing style
the voices and instruments that produce musical sound and who…
the onset of a sound
the way in which a sound dies out
katajjaq
"vocal game"; Inuit singing style
sound sources
the voices and instruments that produce musical sound and who…
43 terms
Music Theory - Chapter 1
highness or lowness of a sound
wwhwwwh
a scale of four notes
a symbol that raises or lowers a pitch…
Pitch
Major scale
tetrachords
accedental
highness or lowness of a sound
Pitch
wwhwwwh
Major scale
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Chapters 1-12: The Elements of Music
Pitch
Frequency
Note
Staff
sound created by a vibrating object that can be changed throu…
number of vibrations per second
how pitches are represented
the five parallel lines that notes are placed on
Pitch
sound created by a vibrating object that can be changed throu…
Frequency
number of vibrations per second
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Music chapter 1
Classical music
Classical music
Popular music
Classical music
The rhythmic often rests beneath the surface of this kind of…
It relies on present musical notation on is to a certain exte…
It relies mostly on oral and aural transmission and the work…
It relies on acoustic instruments for performance
Classical music
The rhythmic often rests beneath the surface of this kind of…
Classical music
It relies on present musical notation on is to a certain exte…
110 terms
Music Chapter 1
Sound
Duration
Pitch
Tone
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to eard…
is the length of time the music lasts.
is the relative highness or lowness that we hear in sound.
sound that has a definite pitch or frequency
Sound
Vibrations that are transmitted, usually through air, to eard…
Duration
is the length of time the music lasts.
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Chapter 1 Music Vocabulary
vivace
grave
lento
largo
lively
slow
very slow
very slow; somewhat less slow than lento
vivace
lively
grave
slow
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Barron's AP Music Theory Chapter 1: Music Fundamentals
Sound
Pitch
Dynamics
Timbre
Variations in air pressure
The length of the sound wave
The height of the sound wave
The shape/form of the sound wave
Sound
Variations in air pressure
Pitch
The length of the sound wave
110 terms
Chapter 1 Music Terms
interval
pitch
octave
pitch range
"Distance" in pitch between any two tones
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
Interval between two tones in which the higher tone has twice…
distance between the highest and lowest tones that a given vo…
interval
"Distance" in pitch between any two tones
pitch
Relative highness or lowness of a sound
43 terms
Chapter 1 Music Fundamentals
Pitch(Frequency)
Dynamic(Amplitude)
Timbre(Tone Color)
Articulation
Wavelength
Wave Height
Waveform
Envelope
Pitch(Frequency)
Wavelength
Dynamic(Amplitude)
Wave Height
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Chapter 1-3 Business Music Terms
infami
label
LP
MP3
Outlaws
A brand of commercial recordings, usually issued under a trad…
Long playing Vinyl record
Digitally compressed music
infami
Outlaws
label
A brand of commercial recordings, usually issued under a trad…
43 terms
Chapter 1: Music Fundamentals
Wavelength
Frequency (Pitch)
Frequency or Pitch
Amplitude
One measurement is the distance between one wave and the next
= Wavelength
Is the rate of vibration measured in "times per second", call…
The amplitude of a wave determines the loudness of the sound.…
Wavelength
One measurement is the distance between one wave and the next
Frequency (Pitch)
= Wavelength
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Y7 Elements of music 1
pitch
tempo
dynamic
timbre
This word describes how high or low a note is.... The note was a…
The speed of the music
The volume of the music
The type of sound an instrument makes
pitch
This word describes how high or low a note is.... The note was a…
tempo
The speed of the music
26 terms
Chapter 1: Music Fundamentals
Pitch (also known as frequency)
Dynamic (also known as amplitude)
Waveform
Timbre
Wavelength of a sound
Wave height of a sound
shape and form of sound waves, influences timbre
made up of more than one frequency, often involving harmonics…
Pitch (also known as frequency)
Wavelength of a sound
Dynamic (also known as amplitude)
Wave height of a sound
29 terms
Music Chapter 1
Monophonic
Pitch
Imitation
Tempo
Single Melodic line without accompaniment
Highness or Lowness
presentation of melodic idea by one voice or instrument that…
Basic pace of music
Monophonic
Single Melodic line without accompaniment
Pitch
Highness or Lowness
68 terms
music chapter 1
pitch
dynamics
tone color OR timbre
accent
the relative highness and lowness that we hear in sound.
degrees of loudness or softness in music
described with words such as bright, dark, brilliant, mellow,…
emphasize a tone by playing it more loudly then the tones aro…
pitch
the relative highness and lowness that we hear in sound.
dynamics
degrees of loudness or softness in music
63 terms
Elements of Music Ch.1
Music
Pitch
Frequency (Fq)
Interval
Defined as periods of sound and silence that are organized to…
The highness or lowness of a given sound
The number of... vibrations per second. Higher pithes have a fas…
The distance or space between any two given pitches
Music
Defined as periods of sound and silence that are organized to…
Pitch
The highness or lowness of a given sound
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Chapter 2 Elements of Music: Rhythm
Beat
Rhythm
Rhythmic Pattern
Note
Pulses that organize music in time
Sound Patterns of Longer or Shorter duration in Music
Patterns of Longer or Shorter Duration in Music
Pitches or Rhythm of specific value/duration... Example: Quarter…
Beat
Pulses that organize music in time
Rhythm
Sound Patterns of Longer or Shorter duration in Music
56 terms
Music-Chapter 1
Middle Ages
Renaissance
Baroque
Classical
400-1450
1450-1600
1600-1750
1750-1825
Middle Ages
400-1450
Renaissance
1450-1600
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Ch 1 The Elements of Music
Alto
Bass
crescendo
decrescendo
The lowest female vocal range, also called contralto; an inst…
the lowest male voice register; an instrument that performs i…
to gradually get louder
to gradually get softer
Alto
The lowest female vocal range, also called contralto; an inst…
Bass
the lowest male voice register; an instrument that performs i…
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