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17 terms
String Orchestra Vocab
Andante
Arco
Pizzicato
Divisi
Walking tempo
to bow
to pluck the string
to divide
Andante
Walking tempo
Arco
to bow
5 terms
Orchestra-String
violin
viola
'cello
double bass
xiaotiqin
violin
xiaotiqin
viola
String orchestra
Staff
Clef
Time signature
Bar line
Five lines four spaces
Fancy symbol at the start of every staff
Comes after the club top number how many beats any measure mo…
A line that separates measures
Staff
Five lines four spaces
Clef
Fancy symbol at the start of every staff
32 terms
7th Grade String Orchestra Pre-Assessment
a tempo
accent
crescendo
decrescendo
return to the original tempo
Emphasize the beginning of the note
Gradually getting louder
Gradually getting softer
a tempo
return to the original tempo
accent
Emphasize the beginning of the note
String Orchestra Test
Staff
Bar Lines
Measure
Clef
the 5 lines going across the page on which the notes are placed
the VERTICAL lines on the staff
the area between bar lines
sign at the beginning of the staff
Staff
the 5 lines going across the page on which the notes are placed
Bar Lines
the VERTICAL lines on the staff
SHS String Orchestra Final
pianissimo
piano
mezzo piano
mezzo forte
very soft
soft
medium soft
medium loud
pianissimo
very soft
piano
soft
String orchestra vocabulary
Intonation
Rhythm
Tempo
Meter
The accuracy of the printed pitch; being in tune with one's s…
The duration of sounds and silences ordered in time.
The speed of the pulse
The grouping of pulses; (i.e. duple, triple, quadruple or com…
Intonation
The accuracy of the printed pitch; being in tune with one's s…
Rhythm
The duration of sounds and silences ordered in time.
String Orchestra Final
Composer of Intro and Allegro
Key of Intro and Allegro
Joseph Bodin de Boismortier WS facts
Composer of Allegro from Concerto Grosso
Joseph Bodin de Boismortier
E Minor
published his own compositions, 1st French composer to adopt…
George Frederic Handel
Composer of Intro and Allegro
Joseph Bodin de Boismortier
Key of Intro and Allegro
E Minor
String Orchestra Review Final
pesante
dolce
tutti
solo
heavy, with emphasis
sweetly
all together play
one person play
pesante
heavy, with emphasis
dolce
sweetly
31 terms
String Orchestra Final Exam
Accelerando
Allegro
Andante
Atonal
Gradually get faster
Fast
Walking speed
Music that is written without any key signature
Accelerando
Gradually get faster
Allegro
Fast
10 terms
String Orchestra Terms 8
Loure
Maestoso
Marcato
Tone Poem
French slurred notes playes in slight separation
Majestic tempo
Stressed Italian bow
Composition that musically represents a story or specific imp…
Loure
French slurred notes playes in slight separation
Maestoso
Majestic tempo
Orchestra G String Notes
A
B flat
C
C#
1 finger. 1st position
2 fingers. 1st position
1 finger. 3rd position
2 fingers.3rd position
A
1 finger. 1st position
B flat
2 fingers. 1st position
19 terms
Orchestra core string terms
Arco
Artificial harmonics
Chopping
Col lengo
To play with the bow
Put down first finger and lightly place fourth
Percussive technique where the frog is struck against the str…
Strings are struck with wood of bow
Arco
To play with the bow
Artificial harmonics
Put down first finger and lightly place fourth
19 terms
Orchestra Core String Terms
Arco
Artificial Harmonics
Chopping
Col Legno
to play the strings with the bow
Harmonics created by holding down one finger and then putting…
the hair near the frog of the bow is struck against the strin…
strings are struck with the stick of the bow
Arco
to play the strings with the bow
Artificial Harmonics
Harmonics created by holding down one finger and then putting…
Orchestra D string notes
E
F
F#
G
1 finger. 1st
2 fingers. 1st
4 fingers. 1st
1 finger. 3rd
E
1 finger. 1st
F
2 fingers. 1st
39 terms
SHS String Orchestra Final
pianissimo
piano
mezzo piano
mezzo forte
very soft
soft
medium soft
medium loud
pianissimo
very soft
piano
soft
36 terms
Tippett (Double String Orchestra)
When was it written?
When, where and by who did it premiere?
What is the tonal centre note?
Period?
1939
1940, Morley College, South London Orchestra
'A'
20th century
When was it written?
1939
When, where and by who did it premiere?
1940, Morley College, South London Orchestra
10 terms
Strings (Orchestra Classification)
Violin
Violin
Viola
Viola
- Smallest of the strings... - Reaches the highest notes ... - 4 st…
- Slightly larger than the violin ... - Slightly lower pitch ... -…
Violin
- Smallest of the strings... - Reaches the highest notes ... - 4 st…
Violin
Concerto for Double String Orchestra
What is the time signature?
What is the main rhythmic pattern
What is the rhythm like?
What happens at the beginning of one o…
8/8 with changes to 8/8 and 4/8
Quavers which allows Webern to add rhythms
Syncopated patterns with rhythms extended over the barline
Rhythmic augmentation between the violins and the cellos
What is the time signature?
8/8 with changes to 8/8 and 4/8
What is the main rhythmic pattern
Quavers which allows Webern to add rhythms
72 terms
String Orchestra: Final, Semester 1
Ritardando
Espressivo
Tempo Primo
Animato
Gradually slow down
To play with expression
To play at the original tempo
To play animated or spirited
Ritardando
Gradually slow down
Espressivo
To play with expression
FHS Orchestra Core String Terms
Arco
Artificial Harmonics
Chopping
Col Legno
To play the strings with the bow.
Harmonics created by holding down one finger, thus shortening…
A more modern percussive technique, in which the hair near th…
Strings are hit with the stick of the bow. This gives a muted…
Arco
To play the strings with the bow.
Artificial Harmonics
Harmonics created by holding down one finger, thus shortening…
19 terms
FHS Orchestra - Core String Terms
Arco
Artificial Harmonics
Chopping
Col Legno
To play the strings the bow
Harmonics created by holding down one finger and then putting…
A more modern percussive technique, in which the hair near th…
Strings are the struck with the stick of the bow.
Arco
To play the strings the bow
Artificial Harmonics
Harmonics created by holding down one finger and then putting…
10 terms
Orchestra/string instrument terms
What are the sharp scales? How many sh…
What are the flat scales? How many fla…
Tempo
Arco
C - 0... G - 1... D - 2... A - 3... E - 4
C - 0... F - 1... B♭ - 2... E♭ - 3... A♭ - 4
How fast or slow the piece or measure is
W/ bow
What are the sharp scales? How many sh…
C - 0... G - 1... D - 2... A - 3... E - 4
What are the flat scales? How many fla…
C - 0... F - 1... B♭ - 2... E♭ - 3... A♭ - 4
17 terms
Orchestra Terms (3): String Technique
Legato (-)
Datache
Spiccato
Staccato (*)
Smooth flowing
One note per bow
Middle of bow/bounce off string
Detached separated
Legato (-)
Smooth flowing
Datache
One note per bow
Instruments of the Orchestra (Strings)
Strings
Violin
Viola
Violoncello
Archi
Violin
Viola
Violoncello
Strings
Archi
Violin
Violin
21 terms
Orchestra instuments: Strings and others
Va.
Br.
Bratsche
Alto
Viola
Viola
Viola
Viola
Va.
Viola
Br.
Viola
Instruments of the Orchestra (Strings)
Strings
Violin
Viola
Violoncello (Cello)
Streicher
Geige
Bratsche
Violoncello; Cello
Strings
Streicher
Violin
Geige
The Orchestra Strings Group - Music
Violin
Viola
Cello
Double Bass
Violin
Viola
Cello
Double Bass
Violin
Violin
Viola
Viola
14 terms
Concerto for Double String Orchestra (Tippett)
Pandiatonic
Phrygian Cadence
Augmentation
Exposition
Mild clashes in music created by using any note of the major…
A type of imperfect cadence used in minor keys. It consists o…
A proportionate increase in the note lengths of a melody.
The opening section of a sonata form, where two contrasting s…
Pandiatonic
Mild clashes in music created by using any note of the major…
Phrygian Cadence
A type of imperfect cadence used in minor keys. It consists o…
88 terms
Strings Orchestra Semester Exam Terms
Up bow
Down bow
Bow lift
D.C. al fine
V
Up bow
V
Down bow
String Orchestra 9-12 Vocabulary
a tempo
accelerando
accent
accidental
return to the original tempo
becoming faster
forceful attack
sharp, flat or natural not in key signature; effective for th…
a tempo
return to the original tempo
accelerando
becoming faster
FHS Orchestra Core String Terms
Artificial Harmonics
Chopping
Col Lengo
Colle
Created by holding down one finger and then putting another f…
Modern percussive technique, in which the frog of the bow is…
Playing with the stick of the bow.
Bow stroke that begins at the frog and is done with fingers o…
Artificial Harmonics
Created by holding down one finger and then putting another f…
Chopping
Modern percussive technique, in which the frog of the bow is…
Orchestra Core String Terms (GIA)
Arco
Pizzicato
Artificial harmonics
Natural harmonics
To play the strings with the bow
To pluck the strings
Harmonics created by holding down one finger and then putting…
Overtones produced by touching the open string very lightly a…
Arco
To play the strings with the bow
Pizzicato
To pluck the strings
68 terms
Orchestra String Basics 1-3
Arco
Bar Line
Clef sign
Bow Lift
Play with the bow
the lines which cross the staff and divide it into measures o…
Is placed at the beginning of a staff to denote the pitch of…
Retake of the bow; lifting off the string
Arco
Play with the bow
Bar Line
the lines which cross the staff and divide it into measures o…
18 terms
String Orchestra Semester 1 Final
It has a slower part in 3/2, and faste…
G major, composed by Joseph Bodin de B…
Strongly influenced by the Italian con…
Melody is played by the large orchestr…
Introduction and Allegro
Introduction and Allegro
Introduction and Allegro
Introduction and Allegro
It has a slower part in 3/2, and faste…
Introduction and Allegro
G major, composed by Joseph Bodin de B…
Introduction and Allegro
33 terms
Concerto for double string orchestra-Tippett
Octaves
Melody and accompaniment
Homophonic
Contrapuntal
Only used rarely e.g bars 40-41
Bars 21-29 where a melody is played against a simple ostinato…
At important cadences such as bars 20-21 by using forceful bl…
Two rhythmically contrasting themes presented simultaneously…
Octaves
Only used rarely e.g bars 40-41
Melody and accompaniment
Bars 21-29 where a melody is played against a simple ostinato…
34 terms
Tippett Concerto for Double String Orchestra
Melody
Melody
Melody
Melody
Interval Extension
Major 2nds replaced with minor 2nds creating additional tension
Modal melodies and ornamentations
Inversion in lower strings bar 8
Melody
Interval Extension
Melody
Major 2nds replaced with minor 2nds creating additional tension
9 terms
Tippet "Concerto for Double String Orchestra"
Context and Forces
Tonality
Rhythm & Metre
Harmony
Modern Era... Composed 1939 & premiered 1940... Double String Orche…
Modal... Broadly said to be in 'A'... Ambiguous tonality... Pentatonic…
Hard to discern time signature... Frequent changes in time signa…
Counterpoint... False relations (chromatic contradiction)... Disson…
Context and Forces
Modern Era... Composed 1939 & premiered 1940... Double String Orche…
Tonality
Modal... Broadly said to be in 'A'... Ambiguous tonality... Pentatonic…
8 terms
Concerto for Double String Orchestra - Tippett
Context
Tonality
Rhythm and Meter
Texture
- Neo Classical... - 1938-9... - reflects Tippett's interest in mad…
- On A (neither major or minor)... - Aeolian mode used... - pentato…
- syncopation gives jazzy feel... - lots of time changes so no r…
- frequent two part counterpoint... -mostly contrapuntal... -occasi…
Context
- Neo Classical... - 1938-9... - reflects Tippett's interest in mad…
Tonality
- On A (neither major or minor)... - Aeolian mode used... - pentato…
Tippett concerto for double string Orchestra
Tonality?
Structure?
Name at least one tonal centre.
Metre?
Based around tonal centres.
Sonata form
Expo' - A, Dev' - C# and Ab , Recap' - A and Coda A to G
8/8, 4/8 and 6/8
Tonality?
Based around tonal centres.
Structure?
Sonata form
88 terms
Strings Orchestra Semester Exam Terms
Up bow
Down bow
Bow lift
D.C. al fine
V
Up bow
V
Down bow
music:instruments of the orchestra - strings family
violin
viola
violoncello
double bass
Held on the neck with a shoulder rest/bow made out of horseha…
Many different ways to play it/highest note is E/larger than…
Much larger than other two/octave higher than viola/have to s…
This is the lowest pitch/tuned with fine adjusters/sound come…
violin
Held on the neck with a shoulder rest/bow made out of horseha…
viola
Many different ways to play it/highest note is E/larger than…
23 terms
Instruments of the Orchestra - Percussion, Woodwind, Brass, String
Snare Drum
Bass Drum
Timpani
Crash Cymbals
Snare Drum
Bass Drum
61 terms
AS Music: 'Concerto for Double String Orchestra' - Tippett
Key Facts: When was Tippett born?
Key Facts: When did Tippett die?
Key Facts: When was the concerto compo…
Key Facts: What is Tippett's main inte…
1905
1998
1939
counterpoint
Key Facts: When was Tippett born?
1905
Key Facts: When did Tippett die?
1998
20 terms
String Orchestra 9-12 Vocabulary A
A Tempo
Accelerando
Accent
Accidental
Return to the original tempo
Becoming Faster
Forceful attack
Sharp, flat or natural not in key signal effective for the me…
A Tempo
Return to the original tempo
Accelerando
Becoming Faster
12 terms
String Section of the Orchestra grade 4 theory (ameb)
Soprano voice
Alto voice
Tenor voice
Bass voice
violin
viola
'cello
double bass
Soprano voice
violin
Alto voice
viola
Tippett - Concerto for a double string orchestra
Context
Forces
Structure
Tonality
Late 30'/40's... WWI is catalyst loss of money and people... Write…
2 String orchestras (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Double…
Sonata Form 2 contrasting subject (2 is basically inverted 1…
1st Subjet: Based on Pentatonic Scale ... Development: Tonally M…
Context
Late 30'/40's... WWI is catalyst loss of money and people... Write…
Forces
2 String orchestras (Violin 1, Violin 2, Viola, Cello, Double…
MLC Concert Piece for Trombone and String Orchestra
Baker
1931-2016
American
1991
Name
Dates
Nationality
Date completed
Baker
Name
1931-2016
Dates
8 terms
Tippett, 1st Movement of Concerto for Double String Orchestra
Style
Instrumental Forces
Structure/Form
Tonality
1939, Neoclassicism
Two equal string orchestras (violin I, violin II, viola, cell…
Sonata form, exposition b1-67, 1st subject b1-20, bridge b21-…
Tonal centres and hints of modality [renaissance], shaped by…
Style
1939, Neoclassicism
Instrumental Forces
Two equal string orchestras (violin I, violin II, viola, cell…
Concerto for double string orchestra movement 1- Tippet
Genre
Forces
Texture
Structure
Neo-Classical
2 string orchestras ... (Strings were often used in the classica…
-occasional homorhythm (neo)... -contrapuntal~ ANTIPHONY ( imita…
Ritournello ... Sonata form (classical) - exposition ... -developme…
Genre
Neo-Classical
Forces
2 string orchestras ... (Strings were often used in the classica…
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