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39 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Grand Staff
Barlines and measures
Stem Rules: Note head is below the 3rd…
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Barlines are vertical lines.... Measures are the spaces between…
Stems go up on the right.
Accidentals
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
Grand Staff
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
42 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
Music Theory
Quarter Note
Whole Note
Half Note
Sixteenth Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
A note that gets 2 beats per measure
A note that gets a fourth of a beat per measure
Quarter Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
Whole Note
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
Music Theory
Passing tone
Neighboring tone
Accented neighboring tone
Anticipation
Approached by step and then continues by step in the same dir…
Approached by step and then returns by step to the original n…
A neighbor tone that occurs within the second chord
Approached by step and then remains the same
Passing tone
Approached by step and then continues by step in the same dir…
Neighboring tone
Approached by step and then returns by step to the original n…
36 terms
Music Theory
time signature (metre)
dynamics
staff notation
stick notation
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
The volume of sound
Music that is notated on the 5 lines and 4 spaces
Music that is notated without a musical staff
time signature (metre)
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
dynamics
The volume of sound
18 terms
AP Music Theory- Musical Fundamentals
Pitch
Dynamic
Timbre
Duration
frequency, wavelength, Hertz, Hz
amplitude or wave height
tone color, wave form
length of time sound and silence lasts
Pitch
frequency, wavelength, Hertz, Hz
Dynamic
amplitude or wave height
music theory
1/4 note
1/8 note
1/2 note
whole note
1/4 note
1/8 note
42 terms
Music Theory :)
1/2 step
ef and bc
sharp
flat
distance between any two adjacent notes
where do half steps occur that are adjacent?
when u want to raise a note a half step you use a _____
when u want to lower a note a half step you use a _______
1/2 step
distance between any two adjacent notes
ef and bc
where do half steps occur that are adjacent?
36 terms
music theory
4/4 time
treble clef
bass clef
music scale
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
(Also called the "F" clef); the sign on the staff that indica…
a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific…
4/4 time
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
treble clef
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
Music Theory
accompaniment
atonal
augmentation dot
bar lines
The use of additional music to support a lead melodic line.
Music that is not in key and not organized diatonically
A dot placed after a note or rest that extends its value by h…
Vertical lines in written music that separate notes into diff…
accompaniment
The use of additional music to support a lead melodic line.
atonal
Music that is not in key and not organized diatonically
62 terms
Music Theory
a tempo
accelerando
adagio
allargando
return to the original tempo
gradually getting faster
slowly
broadening
a tempo
return to the original tempo
accelerando
gradually getting faster
90 terms
Music Theory
1
5
4
3
Tonic
Dominant
Subdominant
Mediant
1
Tonic
5
Dominant
65 terms
MUSIC THEORY
Characteristics of a Plainchant
7 Church Modes
Main Groups of People
What is a Troubadour?
language: Latin... Voice: Male ... Instruments: None... No. of voices:…
(I Don't Particularly Like Modes At Lot) ... Ionian, Dorian, Phr…
1. Peasants (Lowest in class)... 2. Nobility/ Royalty (couldn't…
A French medieval lyric poet composing & singing in Provencal…
Characteristics of a Plainchant
language: Latin... Voice: Male ... Instruments: None... No. of voices:…
7 Church Modes
(I Don't Particularly Like Modes At Lot) ... Ionian, Dorian, Phr…
49 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
39 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Grand Staff
Barlines and measures
Stem Rules: Note head is below the 3rd…
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Barlines are vertical lines.... Measures are the spaces between…
Stems go up on the right.
Accidentals
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
Grand Staff
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
36 terms
Music Theory TERMS 1
time signature (metre)
dynamics
staff notation
stick notation
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
The volume of sound
Music that is notated on the 5 lines and 4 spaces
Music that is notated without a musical staff
time signature (metre)
Numbers at the beginning of a piece that indicate how many be…
dynamics
The volume of sound
32 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Grand Staff
Barlines and measures
Stem Rules: Note head is below the 3rd…
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Barlines are vertical lines.... Measures are the spaces between…
Stems go up on the right.
Accidentals
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
Grand Staff
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
56 terms
Music Theory
a tempo
accelerando
adagio
agitato
return to the original tempo
gradually getting faster
slowly
agitated
a tempo
return to the original tempo
accelerando
gradually getting faster
32 terms
Music Theory
Ionian
Dorian
Phrygian
Lydian
Major scale
starts on D (minor scale with a raised 6th)
starts on E (minor scale with a lowered 2nd)
starts on F (major scale with a raised 4th)
Ionian
Major scale
Dorian
starts on D (minor scale with a raised 6th)
Music Theory
Poetic definition of Music
Specific definition of music
Tone
Oscillopes
The art, craft, & sceic e of organizinf sound and silence in…
A succession of tones arranged in a specific rhythm
A sound played or sung at a specific pitch
Measure frequency of a tone
Poetic definition of Music
The art, craft, & sceic e of organizinf sound and silence in…
Specific definition of music
A succession of tones arranged in a specific rhythm
149 terms
Music Theory
Grave/Lento/Largo
Adagio
Andante
Moderato
Very Slow
Slow
Medium Walking Tempo
Moderately
Grave/Lento/Largo
Very Slow
Adagio
Slow
Music Theory
order of sharps
Last sharp = F#... Key of __________
Last sharp = C#... Key of ___________
Last sharp = D#... Key of ___________
FCGDAEB
G
D
E
order of sharps
FCGDAEB
Last sharp = F#... Key of __________
G
45 terms
Music Theory Advanced Honors
Determining key from group of sharps
Determining key from group of flats
Natural Minor
Harmonic Minor
1. Find last sharp 2. Go up half step 3. That note is the key…
Name the second to last flat.... (Ex: B♭, E♭, A♭. Second to last…
Same accidentals as the relative major
Raised 7th note
Determining key from group of sharps
1. Find last sharp 2. Go up half step 3. That note is the key…
Determining key from group of flats
Name the second to last flat.... (Ex: B♭, E♭, A♭. Second to last…
Music Theory
Binary Form
Binary Form
Rounded Binary
Rounded Binary
A B
a unified mood prevails and the single most important element…
A BA'
tonally and thematically there bay be three parts to the roun…
Binary Form
A B
Binary Form
a unified mood prevails and the single most important element…
32 terms
Music Theory
List and name all inversions of triads…
Define the following terms: con amore,…
Describe ternary form.
Describe a tone cluster and the origin…
Chords are related by inversion if they contain the same pitc…
Con, "with," indicates each of these terms as descriptions or…
Ternary form refers to the structure of a musical composition…
A tone cluster is a group of closely spaced notes played simu…
List and name all inversions of triads…
Chords are related by inversion if they contain the same pitc…
Define the following terms: con amore,…
Con, "with," indicates each of these terms as descriptions or…
294 terms
Music Theory (Musical Form)
Mode
Ionian
Dorian
Phrygian
A version of an original scale, determined by which note of t…
1st mode
2nd mode
3rd mode
Mode
A version of an original scale, determined by which note of t…
Ionian
1st mode
10 terms
Level 3 Music Theory
Relative Key
Natural Minor
Harmonic Minor
Melodic Minor
Minor and Major keys that share the same key signature. (e.g.…
Follows the minor key signature, no accidentals
A minor scale with a raised 7th
A minor scale with a raised 6th and 7th scale degree while as…
Relative Key
Minor and Major keys that share the same key signature. (e.g.…
Natural Minor
Follows the minor key signature, no accidentals
15 terms
Music Theory 04: Chords
Harmony
Triad
Major Triad
Minor Triad
The result produced when tones are sounded simultaneously.
A three-note chord consisting of a root, third and fifth The…
A triad consisting of a root, major third and perfect fifth.
A triad consisting of a root, minor third and perfect fifth.
Harmony
The result produced when tones are sounded simultaneously.
Triad
A three-note chord consisting of a root, third and fifth The…
8 terms
music theory
ionian
dorian
fridgian
lydian
1
2
3
4
ionian
1
dorian
2
Music Theory
Quarter Note
Whole Note
Half Note
Sixteenth Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
A note that gets 2 beats per measure
A note that gets a fourth of a beat per measure
Quarter Note
A note that gets 1 beat per measure
Whole Note
A note that gets 4 beats per measure
music theory
4/4 time
treble clef
bass clef
major scale
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
(Also called the "F" clef); the sign on the staff that indica…
a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific…
4/4 time
4 beats per measure; quarter note equals one--also known as c…
treble clef
(also called the "G" clef); the sign onthe staff for the high…
55 terms
Music Theory
A cappella
Accelerando
Accessible
Adagio
One or more vocalists performing without an accompaniment.
A symbol used in musical notation indicating to gradually qui…
Music that is easy to listen to and understand.
A tempo having slow movement; restful at ease.
A cappella
One or more vocalists performing without an accompaniment.
Accelerando
A symbol used in musical notation indicating to gradually qui…
37 terms
Music Theory
Accidentals
Arpeggio / Arpeggiation
Beam
Chordal Texture
Symbols used to lower or raise a pitch.
Playing notes of a chord in succession.
A line connecting notes of an eighth value or lower.
Description of a piece / section of music which is organized…
Accidentals
Symbols used to lower or raise a pitch.
Arpeggio / Arpeggiation
Playing notes of a chord in succession.
64 terms
Music Theory
BASS CLEF LINE NOTES
BASS CLEF SPACE NOTES
The Dot
Meter
Great Big Dragons Fly Around
All Cows Eat Grass
Is used to extend the value of a single note by one-half of i…
the organization of beats into regular groups of two, three ,…
BASS CLEF LINE NOTES
Great Big Dragons Fly Around
BASS CLEF SPACE NOTES
All Cows Eat Grass
Music Theory
Middle C
D
E
F
Middle C
D
29 terms
AP Music Theory Terms
Anacrusis
Allegro
Cadence
Cadential Extension
Pickup note(s)
A fast tempo
A stylized close which divides the music into periods or brin…
The prolongation (post-cadential extension) or delay (pre-cad…
Anacrusis
Pickup note(s)
Allegro
A fast tempo
23 terms
Music Theory Chapter 2
3 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
4 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
6 beats per measure; eighth note = one…
common time; same as 4/4
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
In this time signature what does the c represent and what oth…
3 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
4 beats per measure; quarter note = on…
In this time signature what does the top number represent and…
Music Theory
Breath Mark ,
Fermata
Tenuto
Caesuras
Short pause; usually an indication of phrasing or breathing.
Placed over a note or rest to indicate that it is to be lengt…
Placed over a note to indicate a hold of shorter duration tha…
Indicates silence
Breath Mark ,
Short pause; usually an indication of phrasing or breathing.
Fermata
Placed over a note or rest to indicate that it is to be lengt…
Musical Theory
Tempo
Scales
Intervals
Chords
Common terms include largo(very slow), adagio(slow), andante(…
Common terms are major and minor; common variants of the mino…
This is the distance between two pitches
The most common types are built of of successive notes that a…
Tempo
Common terms include largo(very slow), adagio(slow), andante(…
Scales
Common terms are major and minor; common variants of the mino…
17 terms
Music Theory
whole note
half note
quarter note
eighth note
whole note
half note
23 terms
Music Theory
Forte
Mezzo Forte
Pianissimo
Fortissimo
The sign is f means loud
The sign is means moderately loud
The sign is pp means very soft
The sign is ff means very loud
Forte
The sign is f means loud
Mezzo Forte
The sign is means moderately loud
13 terms
musical theory
crescendo
marcato
accelerando
phrase
steadily increasing volume
heavily articulated, separated notes
gradually increasing in tempo
a musical sentence
crescendo
steadily increasing volume
marcato
heavily articulated, separated notes
Musical theory
Rules for 7(#9)
7(b9)
O
7+
1. First 3 notes major scale... 2. Split the 2nd (# one and b on…
Diminished 1/2 Whole 1/2 ... Double the 3rd
Fully O ... W, H, W... Double the 7th
Whole tones... Skip the 6th
Rules for 7(#9)
1. First 3 notes major scale... 2. Split the 2nd (# one and b on…
7(b9)
Diminished 1/2 Whole 1/2 ... Double the 3rd
55 terms
Musical Theory
Major Scale
Order of Sharps
Order of Flats
Raises pitch by half step
WWHWWWH
FCGDAEB
BEADGCF
Sharp
Major Scale
WWHWWWH
Order of Sharps
FCGDAEB
music theory
a
accelerando / accel
adagio
al, alla
at
gradually getting quicker
slow
to the / in the manner of
a
at
accelerando / accel
gradually getting quicker
Music Theory
Accidentals
Grand Staff
Barlines and measures
Treble Clef Lines
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Barlines are vertical lines.... Measures are the spaces between…
Every Good Boy Does Fine (E G B D F )
Accidentals
Symbols used to alter the pitch. (Flat, Sharp, & Natural Signs)
Grand Staff
A two-part staff consisting of the treble staff on top and th…
Year 9 music theory
Semibreve
Minim
Crotchet
quaver
Whole Note
Half note
Quarter note
eighth note
Semibreve
Whole Note
Minim
Half note
42 terms
Music Theory
Staff
Treble Clef Spaces
Treble Clef Lines
Treble Clef
5 lines and 4 spaces
FACE
EGBDF
Staff
5 lines and 4 spaces
Treble Clef Spaces
FACE
160 terms
Music Theory
What are rhythms?
What is a beat?
Symbol for a whole note
Symbol for a half note
Organized beats
A pulse
What are rhythms?
Organized beats
What is a beat?
A pulse
191 terms
Music Theory
Common Practice Period, CPP, Common Pr…
Solmization
Solfege symbols
Solfeggio
The compositional techniques and their harmonic language of m…
The system of designating notes by the solfege symbols
Do, re, mi, etc.
The method of sight-singing using the solfege symbols
Common Practice Period, CPP, Common Pr…
The compositional techniques and their harmonic language of m…
Solmization
The system of designating notes by the solfege symbols
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