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Music Appreciation - Unit 1- Rock
Rock
Improvisation
Solid Body Electric Guitar
LP
A type of popular music of American origin in the mid 1950s f…
Making it up as you go along.
Electrically amplified guitar developed after World War II an…
Long Play album that replaced 78 RPMs
Rock
A type of popular music of American origin in the mid 1950s f…
Improvisation
Making it up as you go along.
10 terms
Music Appreciation: Rock and Roll
Rhythm and Blues
Rock and Roll
"Blackboard Jungle"
Duck Walk
Dance music of African Americans that fused blues, jazz and g…
New style of music in late 1950s that reflected the lives of…
Popular movie in the 1950s that used a Rock and Roll sound tr…
Dance move created by Chuck Berry in the 1950s that has becom…
Rhythm and Blues
Dance music of African Americans that fused blues, jazz and g…
Rock and Roll
New style of music in late 1950s that reflected the lives of…
12 terms
Music Appreciation: Rock and Roll
rhythm and blues
rock and roll
blackboard jungle
duck walk
dance music of African Americans that fused blues, jazz, and…
new style of music in the 1950's that reflected the lives of…
popular movie in 50's that used the first rock and roll sound…
popular dance move created by Chuck Berry in the 1950's that…
rhythm and blues
dance music of African Americans that fused blues, jazz, and…
rock and roll
new style of music in the 1950's that reflected the lives of…
Frey History of Rock Music Appreciation
Robert Johnson
Eric Clapton
Johnny Cash
Elvis Presley
Sold his soul to the devil for guitar playing prowess
Tears in Heaven
Changed his name in order to join the Air Force
Drafted into the Army
Robert Johnson
Sold his soul to the devil for guitar playing prowess
Eric Clapton
Tears in Heaven
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EXAM 1 - Music Appreciation of Rock
Jackie Brenston: Rocket 88
Billy Haley: Rock Around The Clock
The Chords: Sh-Boom
Fats Domino: Blueberry Hill
- Words and music by Ike Turner... - Produced by Sam Phillips... -…
- Used in The Blackboard Jungle... - First RocknRoll song to hit…
- Style is "Doo-wop"
- Fats is a pianist from New Orleans... - Style is R&B... - Piano i…
Jackie Brenston: Rocket 88
- Words and music by Ike Turner... - Produced by Sam Phillips... -…
Billy Haley: Rock Around The Clock
- Used in The Blackboard Jungle... - First RocknRoll song to hit…
42 terms
Music Appreciation - Folk, Swing, Country and Rock Review
Jitterbug
Swing Music
Country Music
Segregation
This term refers to the fast acrobatic movements that accompa…
A type of jazz music that became popular in the 1930s and 194…
Targeting Adults. A blend of traditional and popular music fr…
The separation of two races: for Jazz purposes, specifically…
Jitterbug
This term refers to the fast acrobatic movements that accompa…
Swing Music
A type of jazz music that became popular in the 1930s and 194…
77 terms
-Rock and Roll Music Appreciation Final
Folk Music (3)
Folk Rock Music (4)
Singer/songwriters (3)
James Taylor
Woody Gunthrie... Kingston Trio... Peter, Paul, and Mary
Bob Dylan... The Byrds... The Mamas and the Papas... Simon and Garfunkle
James Taylor... Carly Simon... Joni Mitchell
Fire and Rain
Folk Music (3)
Woody Gunthrie... Kingston Trio... Peter, Paul, and Mary
Folk Rock Music (4)
Bob Dylan... The Byrds... The Mamas and the Papas... Simon and Garfunkle
Sullivan Music Appreciation "Crooners, Early Rock, Etc"
How did the crooners change the presen…
In what cities can you regularly find…
Before the popularity of crooning, wha…
What forms of media enabled people to…
They added their own interpretations of songs, learned how to…
Las Vegas, and Branson, Missouri
Singers without any kind of classical or vocal training
radio and later, television
How did the crooners change the presen…
They added their own interpretations of songs, learned how to…
In what cities can you regularly find…
Las Vegas, and Branson, Missouri
13 terms
Music Appreciation- Rock Hist. Chapter 1
Five major Record Labels
Crossover Song
Cover Song
Monophonic
RCA Victor... Capital ... Decca ... Columbia ... Mercury
A song that is taken and put into another genre of music
A cover song is one where the son is played the exact same wa…
simplest form and involves on one musical lines. Not how many…
Five major Record Labels
RCA Victor... Capital ... Decca ... Columbia ... Mercury
Crossover Song
A song that is taken and put into another genre of music
Music Appreciation-Think Rock Ch. 15-16
Experimental Rock
Radiohead
Coldplay
Sigur Ros
An update of progressive rock that embraces modern forms of m…
The most commercially successful of the experimental rock bands
Britpop band that achieved widespread success because of its…
An experimental rock band from Iceland known for its atmosphe…
Experimental Rock
An update of progressive rock that embraces modern forms of m…
Radiohead
The most commercially successful of the experimental rock bands
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…
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40 terms
Music Appreciation - Folk, Swing, Country, Rock, beginning Pop Review
Jitterbug
Swing Music
Country Music
Segregation
This term refers to the fast acrobatic movements that accompa…
A type of jazz music that became popular in the 1930s and 194…
Targeting Adults. A blend of traditional and popular music fr…
The separation of two races: for Jazz purposes, specifically…
Jitterbug
This term refers to the fast acrobatic movements that accompa…
Swing Music
A type of jazz music that became popular in the 1930s and 194…
Rock and Roll Music Appreciation Midterm #1
Ragtime
Scott Joplin
Syncopation
Rural Blues
style of piano playing that caught on around 1900. mixes Euro…
popularized ragtime music
purposely accenting normally unaccented beat. rock accents th…
characterized by call and response between the singer and his…
Ragtime
style of piano playing that caught on around 1900. mixes Euro…
Scott Joplin
popularized ragtime music
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…
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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
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…
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
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…
Music Appreciation-American Music Ch. 12-14 of Think Rock
Grunge
The Pixies
Steve Albini
******** Surfers
a style of music that fused punk, heavy metal and more tradit…
Boston-based precursors to grunge, which drew on many differe…
Seminal engineer of both the Pixies' Surfer Rosa and Nirvana'…
Precursors and inspiration for grunge bands;combined shock ta…
Grunge
a style of music that fused punk, heavy metal and more tradit…
The Pixies
Boston-based precursors to grunge, which drew on many differe…
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
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
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…
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Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
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The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
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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…
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
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
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…
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false
true
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Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
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The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
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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…
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false
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Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
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The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
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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
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.
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
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
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…
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
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
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The tempo in this example could be des…
accelerando
he following excerpt is an example of…
true
37 terms
music appreciation final review
opera
arias
recitative
pathos
a stage drama that is predominantly sung, most often with orc…
songs for a solo singer and orchestra
sung conversation between characters to help advance the stor…
the feelings of sympathetic pity or compassion for a character
opera
a stage drama that is predominantly sung, most often with orc…
arias
songs for a solo singer and orchestra
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
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
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
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…
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
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
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Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
100 terms
Musical Terms (For Music Appreciation)
Melody
Range
Duration
Tone color
Succession of single tones or pitches perceived by the mind a…
Distance between the lowest and highest tones of a melody, an…
Length of time something lasts; e.g., the vibration of a musi…
The quality of a sound that distinguishes one voice or instru…
Melody
Succession of single tones or pitches perceived by the mind a…
Range
Distance between the lowest and highest tones of a melody, an…
7 terms
Music Appreciation
Basso Continuo
Figured bass
Affections
Movement
continued bass
bass part with numbers
moods
a piece that sounds fairly complete and independent but is pa…
Basso Continuo
continued bass
Figured bass
bass part with numbers
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.
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…
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The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
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