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69 terms
Opera Final
Accompanied Recitative
Acoustic Shock
Alliteration
Almaviva
A style of singing that less lyrical and more like spoken wor…
Bridging the gap between music and spoken word, also creates…
Repetition of the beginning sounds of words for the purpose o…
Count in Beaumarchais Figaro trilogy; in love with Rosina but…
Accompanied Recitative
A style of singing that less lyrical and more like spoken wor…
Acoustic Shock
Bridging the gap between music and spoken word, also creates…
12 terms
Opera Quiz
1. Kathleen Battle
2. Maria Callas
3. Enrico Caruso
4. Placido Domingo
Composer= Rossini
Composer= Bellini, Opera= Norma
Composer= Donzetti, Opera= Elixir of love
Composer= Puccini, Opera= Tosca
1. Kathleen Battle
Composer= Rossini
2. Maria Callas
Composer= Bellini, Opera= Norma
59 terms
OPERA Final
What movement in opera resembles Frenc…
What was the first opera of the Italia…
Who was the leading opera composer of…
Tosca is based on the play Tosca by wh…
Verismo
Cavalleria Rusticana
Puccini
Sardou
What movement in opera resembles Frenc…
Verismo
What was the first opera of the Italia…
Cavalleria Rusticana
26 terms
Opera quiz
l'opera è stata inventata in quale naz…
l'opera è stata inventata in quale cit…
_________ sono state le prime persone…
________ ha scritto la prima opera
Italia
Firenze
antichi greci
Iacopo Peri
l'opera è stata inventata in quale naz…
Italia
l'opera è stata inventata in quale cit…
Firenze
30 terms
Opera Test
Where does Carmen work?
Who is the first man she falls in love…
How is Carmen arrested?
Who pursued Carmen to stay?
Cigarette factory
Don Jose
Fought woman in factory
Don Jose
Where does Carmen work?
Cigarette factory
Who is the first man she falls in love…
Don Jose
21 terms
OPERA MIDTERM
presti omai
empio diro
priva son
svegliatevi nel core
cesare, happy after coming home from war
cesare, angry because tolomeo killed pompeo
cornelia
sesto
presti omai
cesare, happy after coming home from war
empio diro
cesare, angry because tolomeo killed pompeo
23 terms
Opera Terms
What is an extra ?
What is the opera that is light hearte…
What is the opera that is usually fill…
What is the instrumental music at the…
supernumeraries
Opera buffa
Opera Seria
overture
What is an extra ?
supernumeraries
What is the opera that is light hearte…
Opera buffa
25 terms
Opera Midterm
"Mi Rivedi"
"Lascia ch'io pianga"
Emmanuelle Haim Le Concert d'Astree (A…
Emmanuelle Haim Le Concert d'Astree (A…
-from La Griselda ... -Composer Scarlatti ... -early 1700s... -da capo…
-Farinelli ... -The Great Castrati... -from Rinaldo... -by Handel... -ear…
-Guilio Cesare ... -1724... -Handel... -French Overture Act I, Scenes…
Guilio Cesare ... 1724... Handel... French Overture / Act 2, Scene 2... 5…
"Mi Rivedi"
-from La Griselda ... -Composer Scarlatti ... -early 1700s... -da capo…
"Lascia ch'io pianga"
-Farinelli ... -The Great Castrati... -from Rinaldo... -by Handel... -ear…
56 terms
Opera Final
who wrote the opera Carmen
where and when is the setting of the o…
who wrote the libretto for carmen
the opera carmen is based on a dark no…
Bizet
Seville, Spain. ... Around 1820
Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halevy
Prosper Merimee
who wrote the opera Carmen
Bizet
where and when is the setting of the o…
Seville, Spain. ... Around 1820
20 terms
Opera Quiz
Which of the following best describes…
Wilfred Bain's role in establishing IU…
Wilfred Bain's role in establishing IU…
Wilfred Bain's role in establishing IU…
B. Music and art are an essential part of an education and th…
True
False
True
Which of the following best describes…
B. Music and art are an essential part of an education and th…
Wilfred Bain's role in establishing IU…
True
15 terms
Phantom of the Opera
What is the setting of the Prologue?
What are they selling at the Auction?
What did Raoul Buy at the auction?
What are francs?
1905, Paris Opera House.
They are selling contents of the Paris Opera House.
He bought a music box for 30 francs.
They are french money.
What is the setting of the Prologue?
1905, Paris Opera House.
What are they selling at the Auction?
They are selling contents of the Paris Opera House.
5 terms
phantom of the opera
setting in what time?
what did Raoul buy in the prologue?
what is Hannibeal about?
what was the reason Carlotta quit?
1905
music box
a roman war
she was getting tired of the phantom of the Opera
setting in what time?
1905
what did Raoul buy in the prologue?
music box
12 terms
The Phantom of the Opera
What is "The Phantom of the Opera"
Define Phantom.
Define Opera.
What was the significance of the Monke…
a musical
a ghostly appearing figure
a drama set to music
It was the phantom's toy as a child when he was in the circus.
What is "The Phantom of the Opera"
a musical
Define Phantom.
a ghostly appearing figure
Phantom of the Opera
Who is with Raoul?
How do they "escape" the building?
What is the Roof made of?
Who is following them?
Christine
They go to the top of the building
Tin
The Phantom
Who is with Raoul?
Christine
How do they "escape" the building?
They go to the top of the building
27 terms
L'opera
fischiare
palco
sostiuto
entrare in scena
fütyülni
színpad
helyettes
színre lép
fischiare
fütyülni
palco
színpad
13 terms
The Phantom of the Opera
Define Smarter Balanced
What is "The Phantom of the Opera"
Define Phantom.
Define Opera.
Test developed with not just multiple choice, but a balance o…
a musical
a ghostly appearing figure
a drama set to music
Define Smarter Balanced
Test developed with not just multiple choice, but a balance o…
What is "The Phantom of the Opera"
a musical
32 terms
Opera Quiz 1
soprano
mezzo-soprano
Alto
Tenor
-highest of the female voice range... -typically the lead heroin…
-middle of the female voice range... -secondary female role... -com…
-lowest of the female voice range... -mother or grandmother... -not…
-highest male voice... -lead male role... -heroic
soprano
-highest of the female voice range... -typically the lead heroin…
mezzo-soprano
-middle of the female voice range... -secondary female role... -com…
28 terms
Opera Unit Terms
Alto
Aria
Baritone
Bass
A singing voice that is lower than a soprano but higher than…
A song in an opera sung by one person
A man's singing voice that is higher than the voice of the ba…
Having or indicating a low sound or range
Alto
A singing voice that is lower than a soprano but higher than…
Aria
A song in an opera sung by one person
Romantic opera
romantic opera
The development of national styles ... Fr…
Grand Opera
Opera Comique
uses human voice to project basic emotions with an elemental…
Grand opera
serious historical drama with spectacular effects
Spoken dialog
romantic opera
uses human voice to project basic emotions with an elemental…
The development of national styles ... Fr…
Grand opera
5 terms
Romantic opera
Italian opera
French opera
German opera
Wagner's music dramas
Bel canto developed by Bellini and Donizetti, Verdi La Donna…
Distinct style emerges later in impressionism three recognize…
Style first appeared in operas by von weber giant of German o…
Features characters often mythological Nordic gods philosophe…
Italian opera
Bel canto developed by Bellini and Donizetti, Verdi La Donna…
French opera
Distinct style emerges later in impressionism three recognize…
24 terms
chinese opera
ancient times
hanging
lantern
grand
древние времена
весящий
фонарь
величественный
ancient times
древние времена
hanging
весящий
7 terms
Opera tracks
L'Orfeo (Monteverdi, 1607): Act I
L'Orfeo (Monteverdi, 1607): Act III
Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (Monteve…
L'Euridice (Peri, 1600)
Rosa del ciel, vita del mondo (Orfeo)
1. Caronte... 2. Possente spirto (Orfeo)
O dolor, o martir che l'slma attrista (Iro, the parasite-"par…
1. Prologo: Io, che d'alti sospir (la tragedia)... 2. Aria: Nel…
L'Orfeo (Monteverdi, 1607): Act I
Rosa del ciel, vita del mondo (Orfeo)
L'Orfeo (Monteverdi, 1607): Act III
1. Caronte... 2. Possente spirto (Orfeo)
9 terms
Opera History
Opera
Libretto
Aria
Recitative
A drama in which all lines are sung and music is the most imp…
the text of the opera
A flowing, melodic song that expresses the main characters' e…
Sung speech that moves the action of the story along
Opera
A drama in which all lines are sung and music is the most imp…
Libretto
the text of the opera
28 terms
Opera Songs
L'amour est un oiseau rebelle
Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre
En vain pour eviter
Flower Song
Bizet - Carmen: love is a rebellious bird, Carmen enters with…
Bizet - Carmen: Escamillo's repeated signature song, love awa…
Bizet - Carmen: In the "Cards" aria, sung after seeing an ace…
Bizet - Carmen: Don Jose's song
L'amour est un oiseau rebelle
Bizet - Carmen: love is a rebellious bird, Carmen enters with…
Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre
Bizet - Carmen: Escamillo's repeated signature song, love awa…
22 terms
Opera (humanities)
Soprano
Tenor
Baritone
Aria
Highest female voice, with a sound similar to a flute or viol…
Highest male voice in most operas. Like trumpet in range, tob…
Middle male voice in most operas close to french horn or chel…
Generally defined, a piece of music for solo voice and orches…
Soprano
Highest female voice, with a sound similar to a flute or viol…
Tenor
Highest male voice in most operas. Like trumpet in range, tob…
13 terms
Opera glossary
Aria
Ballad Opera
Baritone
Baroque
Vocal or instrumental melody, allows character to express his…
Form of opera combining spoken dialogue, dance,popular songs
Half- low male voice, it is associated with a great variety o…
Monteverdi 1600- 1750 death of Bach
Aria
Vocal or instrumental melody, allows character to express his…
Ballad Opera
Form of opera combining spoken dialogue, dance,popular songs
39 terms
L'Opera
Acapella
Aria
Baritone
Bass
To sing without instrumental accompaniment
Lengthy solo sung with instrumental accompaniment, specifical…
A male vocal range between tenor and bass, Medium
The lowest male vocal range
Acapella
To sing without instrumental accompaniment
Aria
Lengthy solo sung with instrumental accompaniment, specifical…
331 terms
Opera 2
Tristan
Aida
Lulu
Hansel and Gretel
This title character is sent to fetch Isolde, his uncle King…
She's a slave to Amneris, an Egyptian princess
Alban Berg's 1937 opera is a real doozy, or a real this, the…
Gingerbread figures turn back into boys & girls when the witc…
Tristan
This title character is sent to fetch Isolde, his uncle King…
Aida
She's a slave to Amneris, an Egyptian princess
18 terms
Carmen Opera
opera
score
recitative
chorus
a play that is sung
written down music
sung dialoge
group of singers
opera
a play that is sung
score
written down music
38 terms
Italian Opera
Oralità
First Opera
Bel Canto
Castrati
Expressing oneself through non-written communication, absence…
Orpheus - Claudio Monteverdi - una favola in musica
light, bright singing, used by Castrati, legato phrases and r…
C17th/18th - 4000-5000 boys castrated annually for church cho…
Oralità
Expressing oneself through non-written communication, absence…
First Opera
Orpheus - Claudio Monteverdi - una favola in musica
8 terms
Opera Examples
Madame Butterfly
Carmen
Modest Mussorgsky
The Pirates of Penzance
Puccini- 1904
Bizet- 1875
Godunov- 1868, 1874
Sullivan- 1879
Madame Butterfly
Puccini- 1904
Carmen
Bizet- 1875
20 terms
Italian Opera
La Camerata
Jacopo Peri
Claudio Monteverdi
Giaccchino Rossini
Un gruppo di musicisti che sono responsabile per sviluppare o…
-Scrisse la prima opera conosciuta... -Otello ... -La Traviata
-Un rivoluzionario d'opera e scrisse l'Orfeo nel 1607... -Molto…
-Scrisse opera seria è opera buffa... -Scrisse Il Barbiere di Si…
La Camerata
Un gruppo di musicisti che sono responsabile per sviluppare o…
Jacopo Peri
-Scrisse la prima opera conosciuta... -Otello ... -La Traviata
16 terms
Beijing Opera
Jingju
style
means of expression
chang
Beijing opera
ranges from storytelling to no musical setting to fully stage…
chang, nian, zuo, and da
singing
Jingju
Beijing opera
style
ranges from storytelling to no musical setting to fully stage…
20 terms
Music-opera
Opera
Aria
Ensemble
Recitative
A play with actors that sing instead of speak to each other
A solo sung by one of the lead characters
Two or more characters singing together like a duet, trio, qu…
A form of talking on different pitch levels
Opera
A play with actors that sing instead of speak to each other
Aria
A solo sung by one of the lead characters
13 terms
Opera House
Location
Year
Architect
Design
Paris
1861-1875
Charles Garnier
The building was design keeping in mind public and vehicular…
Location
Paris
Year
1861-1875
27 terms
Carmen Opera
Opera
Act
Opera Comique
Libretto
A dramatic work in one or more acts, set to music for singers…
A portion of an opera designated by the composer, which has a…
An opera with a lighthearted theme, typically in French with…
The text used in an extended musical work, such as an opera
Opera
A dramatic work in one or more acts, set to music for singers…
Act
A portion of an opera designated by the composer, which has a…
78 terms
opera 1
Jacopo Peri
Giovanni de' Bardi
Jacopo Corsi
Girolamo Mei
Opera Dafne (1598) Librettist Ottavio Rinuccini
Held Florentine Camerata meetings
an Italian composer of the late Renaissance and early Baroque…
was an Italian historian, famous in music history for providi…
Jacopo Peri
Opera Dafne (1598) Librettist Ottavio Rinuccini
Giovanni de' Bardi
Held Florentine Camerata meetings
11 terms
Chinese Opera
Early Theatre
Beijing Opera
Becoming an Actor
Roles in Beijing Opera
-Shang Dynasty : music, acrobatics, clowning... -Tang Dynasty :…
Four Elements... -Singing... -Dialogue... -Dance... -Martial Arts
-Life long occupation... -Master owned you (Boarding school styl…
-Sheng: Male character... -Lao Sheng-middle aged man with beard…
Early Theatre
-Shang Dynasty : music, acrobatics, clowning... -Tang Dynasty :…
Beijing Opera
Four Elements... -Singing... -Dialogue... -Dance... -Martial Arts
13 terms
L'Opera
i componenti di opera
La voce
I Castrati
L'Aria
1)l' orchestra... 2) cantanti
(lo strumento piú importante e potente.)... La potenza ... Sentimen…
La donne erano vietate dai teatri... Sei/ sette/ otto anni... La pr…
L'Aria- un canzone... La voce- un strumento... la melodia + le paro…
i componenti di opera
1)l' orchestra... 2) cantanti
La voce
(lo strumento piú importante e potente.)... La potenza ... Sentimen…
20 terms
Musikkprøven opera
Ouvertur
Musikkdrama
Polyfoni
Resitativ sang
Innledningen til en opera, det sol signalisere at publikum sk…
Dette er en fortelling eller drama fortalt ved hjelp av musik…
(Flerklang) flerstemmig sang
Dette er en enkel form for samg uten akkompognoment eller mel…
Ouvertur
Innledningen til en opera, det sol signalisere at publikum sk…
Musikkdrama
Dette er en fortelling eller drama fortalt ved hjelp av musik…
17 terms
Music Opera
Opera
Operetta
Comic Opera
Musical Revenue
The oldest form of musical theater.
Lighter music and the singer/actor speaks them rather than si…
An offshoot of the street operetta that is humorous and satir…
Consists of a loosely connected series of a sometimes lavish…
Opera
The oldest form of musical theater.
Operetta
Lighter music and the singer/actor speaks them rather than si…
11 terms
Opera Plots
Carmen Act 1
Carmen Act 2
Carmen Act 3
Carmen Act 4
At a cigarette factory, the gypsy gets into a fight and gets…
Carmen is in love with Don Jose who was just released from pr…
Carmen and Jose are now in the hideaway but Carmen's love is…
They have returned home but Carmen is now with the bull fight…
Carmen Act 1
At a cigarette factory, the gypsy gets into a fight and gets…
Carmen Act 2
Carmen is in love with Don Jose who was just released from pr…
40 terms
French Opera
en chair et en os
démissioner
une loge
Le bruit
in the flesh
resign
1. Dressing room... 2. Box seat
Noise
en chair et en os
in the flesh
démissioner
resign
26 terms
Italian Opera
I musicisti
Giacamo Puccini
La Compositore
La Galleria
le persone chi suonano la musica nell'orchestra
il compositore famoso chi scrisse La Boheme
la persona chi scrive l'opera
la parte del teatro con le sedie sul secondo livello del teatro
I musicisti
le persone chi suonano la musica nell'orchestra
Giacamo Puccini
il compositore famoso chi scrisse La Boheme
Opera Keywords
role
chorus
cast
tenor
a part played by a singer or actor
a group of singers who play the choral roles in an opera or m…
the entire group of performers in an opera or other type of s…
a high pitched male voice
role
a part played by a singer or actor
chorus
a group of singers who play the choral roles in an opera or m…
38 terms
opera songs
tu, se morta
possente spirto
ahi caso acerbo
shake the cloud
l'orfeo, monteverdi
l'orfeo, monteverdi
l'orfeo, monteverdi
dido and aenas, purcell
tu, se morta
l'orfeo, monteverdi
possente spirto
l'orfeo, monteverdi
36 terms
L'opera
L'opera e` stata inventata in quale na…
L'opera e` stata inventata in quale ci…
___________sono state le prime persone…
________________ ha scritto la prima o…
Italia
Firenze
Gli antichi greci
Iacopo Peri
L'opera e` stata inventata in quale na…
Italia
L'opera e` stata inventata in quale ci…
Firenze
31 terms
theater - opera
l'arrière-scène
l'avant-scène
les balcons
Un costume
the back of the stage
the forestage - the proscenium
the balconies (singulier a balcony)
a costume
l'arrière-scène
the back of the stage
l'avant-scène
the forestage - the proscenium
9 terms
Early Opera
Early opera forerunners
Secular Plays
Renaissance Forerunners
Intermedio
Greek plays, speeches, dramas. ... Tragedies and music used to t…
Shakespeare: Hamlet - Ophelia, folksongs... Othello - Desdemona,…
Shakespeare, "The Bard" ... Hamlet: Ophelia, folksongs ... Pastoral…
Intermedi: musical interludes between acts of a play ... Subject…
Early opera forerunners
Greek plays, speeches, dramas. ... Tragedies and music used to t…
Secular Plays
Shakespeare: Hamlet - Ophelia, folksongs... Othello - Desdemona,…
10 terms
Italian Opera
Rossini
Verdi
Bellini
Leoncavallo
Il barbiere di Siviglia
Aida
Norma
Pagliacci
Rossini
Il barbiere di Siviglia
Verdi
Aida
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