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All Higher Music Concepts
3 against 2
Acciaccatura (grace note)
Added 6th
Augmentation
3 notes being played at the same time as 2 notes, example of…
A type of ornament played as a quick, crushed note before the…
Major chord + 6th note of the scale - often heard in jazz and…
A passage of music where the length of the notes used are dou…
3 against 2
3 notes being played at the same time as 2 notes, example of…
Acciaccatura (grace note)
A type of ornament played as a quick, crushed note before the…
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…
All Advanced Higher Music Concepts
Answer
Anthem
Antiphonal
Appoggiatura
In a fugue, after the subject is played, the same tune appear…
Short sacred choral piece sung in English - sometimes sung by…
Dialogue between voices or instruments - one group of voices…
An ornament which sounds like a leaning note, takes half the…
Answer
In a fugue, after the subject is played, the same tune appear…
Anthem
Short sacred choral piece sung in English - sometimes sung by…
14 terms
Y7 Elements of music 2
tempo
dynamic
timbre
texture
The speed of the music
The volume of the music
The type of sound (mainly by choice of instrument)
How all the sounds combine
tempo
The speed of the music
dynamic
The volume of the music
40 terms
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…
7 terms
Elements of Music for Music Tech Part 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
57 terms
Music History
Antiquity
Egyptian Music
shofar (Ram's Horn)
ch'in (zither family)
Music era, 4000 years ago, when music was used for communicat…
Ancient music using lute, lyre, and harp.
Ancient Hebrew music used what instrument?
Ancient Chinese music used what instrument?
Antiquity
Music era, 4000 years ago, when music was used for communicat…
Egyptian Music
Ancient music using lute, lyre, and harp.
Music Theater Vocab
Conductor
Composer
lyricist
Choreographer
the person who directs the orchestra
the person who writes the music
the person who writes the words to the music
the person who designs the dances for the stage
Conductor
the person who directs the orchestra
Composer
the person who writes the music
9 terms
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
28 terms
H Classical Music
Alberti Bass
Baritone
Imperfect Cadence
Perfect Cadence
Broken chords played by the left hand outlining harmonies whi…
A male voice whose range lies between that of bass and tenor
A cadence where the last chord is chord V (the dominant) crea…
This cadence is the dominant to tonic chords (V-I). It sounds…
Alberti Bass
Broken chords played by the left hand outlining harmonies whi…
Baritone
A male voice whose range lies between that of bass and tenor
African Music
Community Participation
Call and response
Improvisation
Variation Technique
How music is presented and is an important element in all tri…
A leader who sets the pace and rhythm of the activity. Commun…
small formulas that can be changed by the performer. In Afric…
Tied in with Improvisation and Ostinato, the transformation i…
Community Participation
How music is presented and is an important element in all tri…
Call and response
A leader who sets the pace and rhythm of the activity. Commun…
18 terms
GCSE Music - TEXTURE
Monophonic
Polyphonic
Homophonic
Ostinato
A single melody line/tune, this could be a solo or lots of pe…
Many melody lines/tunes, this could be overlapping parts/hand…
One main melody with chords in the backing/accompaniment
a musical phrase (tune or rhythm) repeated over and over, usu…
Monophonic
A single melody line/tune, this could be a solo or lots of pe…
Polyphonic
Many melody lines/tunes, this could be overlapping parts/hand…
36 terms
Music 6 Spelling Test and Terms
staff
Mrs. Crisman
treble clef
note
the 5 lines and 4 spaces that notes and rests are placed on
EMS Music 6 Teacher
symbol for sound
staff
the 5 lines and 4 spaces that notes and rests are placed on
Mrs. Crisman
EMS Music 6 Teacher
21 terms
Music Appreciation Operas and Musicals
Opera
Aria
Recitative
Baritone
A drama that is completely sung; usually contains dancing, or…
A beautiful melody sung by a soloist
Musical Speech
men's vocal range between tenor and bass
Opera
A drama that is completely sung; usually contains dancing, or…
Aria
A beautiful melody sung by a soloist
65 terms
National 5 Music Concepts
Bothy Ballad
Celtic Rock
Gaelic Psalms
Pibroch
An unaccompanied folk song, from north-east Scotland. It tell…
A fusion of Rock music and Celtic folk music.
Psalms (hymns) which were sung in Gaelic, unaccompanied.
Music for solo bagpipe in theme and variation form with grace…
Bothy Ballad
An unaccompanied folk song, from north-east Scotland. It tell…
Celtic Rock
A fusion of Rock music and Celtic folk music.
61 terms
Musical Theater
Straight Play
Opera
Opera
Operetta
A production with no singing at all.
A production sung all the way through.
Rarely in English
A production with many songs and a few speaking parts.
Straight Play
A production with no singing at all.
Opera
A production sung all the way through.
13 terms
[Useful Review] Elements of Music
Rhythm
Timbre
Beat
Duration
Patterns of sound and silence
Quality of sound related to various instruments and voices (e…
Steady pulse of the music
How long a note lasts
Rhythm
Patterns of sound and silence
Timbre
Quality of sound related to various instruments and voices (e…
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
12 terms
Opera and Music Theater 1
producer
director
musical director
choreographer
supervises the financing and business aspects of a production
stages a production, usually with the authority for the overa…
responsible for all musical aspects of the show including con…
stages all of the dances in a production
producer
supervises the financing and business aspects of a production
director
stages a production, usually with the authority for the overa…
27 terms
AQA GCSE Music Revision Key Terms D-L
Dialogue
Diatonic
Disjunct
Dissonance
when multiple instruments have a 'conversation'
notes that belong to the scale of the key signature
Melody moves in leaps of more than a 'tone'
notes that don't sound pleasing to hear (opposite to consonan…
Dialogue
when multiple instruments have a 'conversation'
Diatonic
notes that belong to the scale of the key signature
20 terms
IGCSE Music: Romantic Music
Chopin, Debussy, Rachmaninov, Ravel, L…
Brahms, Mahler, Dvorak, Schumann
Schubert
Wagner, Verdi, Puccini
Main romantic piano composers.
Main romantic symphonic composers.
Romantic lieder composer.
Main romantic operatic composers.
Chopin, Debussy, Rachmaninov, Ravel, L…
Main romantic piano composers.
Brahms, Mahler, Dvorak, Schumann
Main romantic symphonic composers.
Vocal Music Post Test (5th Grade)
Diction
Vocal Tone
a cappella
Blend
Refers to a singer's clarity of vowel sounds and consonants
The unique quality of sound created by a singer (timbre)
Refers to singing without a main music instrument accompanime…
the ability to "match" the vowel sounds of other singers. Imp…
Diction
Refers to a singer's clarity of vowel sounds and consonants
Vocal Tone
The unique quality of sound created by a singer (timbre)
Music Glossary
a capella
alternation form
alto
American Theatre Wing
translated literally, it means "in the church (chapel) style"…
a pattern related to verse-chorus form, but one in which the…
the lowest female voice type (see soprano, tenor, and bass)
a Broadway support organization that undertook projects to su…
a capella
translated literally, it means "in the church (chapel) style"…
alternation form
a pattern related to verse-chorus form, but one in which the…
39 terms
Music Rhythm, Tempo, and Meter
The rhythmic "surprise" created by acc…
Listen to the following selection.... Whi…
Which excerpt suggests a weak beat?... :11
From the word pairs, select the one th…
Syncopation
Vivace
Excerpt B
stressed : unstressed
The rhythmic "surprise" created by acc…
Syncopation
Listen to the following selection.... Whi…
Vivace
54 terms
Music Test 2
6 Periods of Music
Middle Ages Philosophical Trend
Renaissance Philosophical Trend
Baroque Philosophical Trend
Middle Ages... Renaissance... Baroque ... Classical ... Romantic... 20th Cen…
Study of God (theology)
Humanism
Expression
6 Periods of Music
Middle Ages... Renaissance... Baroque ... Classical ... Romantic... 20th Cen…
Middle Ages Philosophical Trend
Study of God (theology)
32 terms
Renaissance Music Period
The following excerpt has smooth melod…
This instrument, which was very popula…
The following excerpt has smooth melod…
Venit ad Petrum was often used as the…
True
lute
False
True
The following excerpt has smooth melod…
True
This instrument, which was very popula…
lute
Musical Theater
Opera
Operetta
Vaudeville
Minstrel Show
A production sung all the way through.
A production with many songs and a few speaking parts.
A variety show reflecting the true "melting pot" of America.
A production that included comedy and "blackface."
Opera
A production sung all the way through.
Operetta
A production with many songs and a few speaking parts.
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
true
Structure is not a crucial aspect of m…
false
The Étude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by…
false
27 terms
music
acappella
aria
bluegrass
Blues
unaccompanied vocal music
songlike vocal piece, musically expressive, orchestral accomp…
a rural style of music. uses banjo, violin, washboard. Pickin…
Vocal style that originated as African- American folk music a…
acappella
unaccompanied vocal music
aria
songlike vocal piece, musically expressive, orchestral accomp…
30 terms
H Romantic Music
Acciacatura
String Quartet
Obbligato
Acciacatura
An ornament which sounds like a crushed note played very quic…
A chamber music ensemble consisting of first and second violi…
A prominent solo instrument part in a piece of vocal music.
An ornament which sounds like a crushed note played very quic…
Acciacatura
An ornament which sounds like a crushed note played very quic…
String Quartet
A chamber music ensemble consisting of first and second violi…
9 terms
North American Indian Music (ch. 1)
Unison
Call-and-response
Monophonic
Heterophonic
All singing the same notes at the same time.
A solo voice alternating with a group. Happens with instrumen…
It is a type of musical texture. It is the sounding of one li…
It is a type of musical texture. Often has an overlap in voic…
Unison
All singing the same notes at the same time.
Call-and-response
A solo voice alternating with a group. Happens with instrumen…
Music Appreciation Chapter 11
In an orchestra, brass instruments are…
In early times, choral music was often…
Vocal music with instrumental accompan…
Which of the following terms best desc…
True
It was performed without instrumental accompaniment.
False
orchestra
In an orchestra, brass instruments are…
True
In early times, choral music was often…
It was performed without instrumental accompaniment.
43 terms
Music WW2 Pt.1
a cappella
alternation form
alto
American Theatre Wing
translated literally, it means "in the church (chapel) style"…
a pattern related to verse-chorus form, but one in which the…
the lowest female voice type (see soprano, tenor, and bass)
a Broadway support organization that undertook projects to su…
a cappella
translated literally, it means "in the church (chapel) style"…
alternation form
a pattern related to verse-chorus form, but one in which the…
Chapter 6: Attending Performances
concert
recital
concertmaster/concertmistress
genre
any musical performance, but usually one by an orchestra , ba…
performance by a soloist or small ensemble
conductor's assistant, who is also the orchestra's first viol…
type of music
concert
any musical performance, but usually one by an orchestra , ba…
recital
performance by a soloist or small ensemble
12 terms
Baroque Music Vocabulary
Opera
Aria
Recitative
Overture
a dramatic work for vocalists and instrumentalists that conta…
vocal solo in operas and oratorios. This vocal form is simila…
sung dialogue; similar to dialogue in a non-musical play
an instrumental introduction to an opera
Opera
a dramatic work for vocalists and instrumentalists that conta…
Aria
vocal solo in operas and oratorios. This vocal form is simila…
29 terms
Music Production 101 - Sound Basics 1
Sampler
Synthesizer
Sample Rate
Bit Rate
A machine that digitally records a live sound and plays it back
An electronic instrument capable of producing a wide range of…
number of samples taken each second when recording sound. Sam…
How many bits are used per second e.g. 16 Bit
Sampler
A machine that digitally records a live sound and plays it back
Synthesizer
An electronic instrument capable of producing a wide range of…
20 terms
Music Appreciation Film Music
Musical
American musical comedies
American musical comedies
Musicals, longer, brings back the tune…
A type of theater that fuses a dramatic script, acting, and s…
These tend to be narrower in pitch range than operatic arias…
This music tends to use simpler forms, melodies and harmonies…
These tend to be two acts, where the first one is what? And t…
Musical
A type of theater that fuses a dramatic script, acting, and s…
American musical comedies
These tend to be narrower in pitch range than operatic arias…
2,000 terms
Music Appreciation Part 1
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
Music Vocabulary Test
Renaissance Period
Baroque Period
Classical Period
Romantic Period
The stylistic period between the 1400 to 1600
The stylistic period between the 1600 to 1750
European music of the classical period, composed during 1750…
A period during the 19-20th century; type of music that empha…
Renaissance Period
The stylistic period between the 1400 to 1600
Baroque Period
The stylistic period between the 1600 to 1750
Music
Conductor
Composer
Lyricist
Choreography
the person who directs the music
The person who writes the music
The person who writes the words to the music
The dances that are designed for a song in a production
Conductor
the person who directs the music
Composer
The person who writes the music
17 terms
musical theater
Don Giovanni
babes in toyland
ain't misbehavin
guys and dolls
Opera
operetta
musical revue
musical comedy
Don Giovanni
Opera
babes in toyland
operetta
64 terms
N5 Popular Music
A capella
Adagio
Allegro
Alto
Singing without instrumental accompaniment.
A slow tempo.
A fast tempo.
A female voice of low range.
A capella
Singing without instrumental accompaniment.
Adagio
A slow tempo.
34 terms
Music 110 exam 2
Liturgy
Ordinary of the mass
proper of the mass
Dates of Middles ages
The most solemn ritual in the catholic church, set order and…
Same every time
Part that changes according to what time of year it is
476-1450
Liturgy
The most solemn ritual in the catholic church, set order and…
Ordinary of the mass
Same every time
30 terms
Music Theatre
Opera
Operetta
Musical Comedy
Book Musical
The oldest form of musical theater where even the conversatio…
The music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken.
A musical with a light romantic story.
A musical where songs and dances are fully integrated into a…
Opera
The oldest form of musical theater where even the conversatio…
Operetta
The music is lighter than opera and conversation is spoken.
Musical Theater Vocabulary
Conductor
composer
lyricist
principals
a person who directs the musical
a person who rights the movie
a person who rights the words to the music
the named lead characters in a musical
Conductor
a person who directs the musical
composer
a person who rights the movie
17 terms
Music app. 12-15
Affections
Polychoral Music
Concertato principal
Sonata
Baroque term for human ... emotions or states of the soul.
Music for two or ... more choirs, vocal, instrumental, ... or both,…
Principle of ... contrasting the sonorities of large ... and small…
(2) in the Baroque, a ... multimovement composition for one ... or…
Affections
Baroque term for human ... emotions or states of the soul.
Polychoral Music
Music for two or ... more choirs, vocal, instrumental, ... or both,…
116 terms
music vocabulary
a capella
accelerando
accent
accidental
without instrumental accompaniment
gradually get faster
emphasis place on a particular note
raises or lowers the pitch
a capella
without instrumental accompaniment
accelerando
gradually get faster
15 terms
Brass
Which of the following factors contrib…
The name trombone is derived from the…
Listen to the following excerpt from S…
Which instrument of the brass family p…
All of the above
True
Tuba
Trumpet
Which of the following factors contrib…
All of the above
The name trombone is derived from the…
True
Discovering Music units 1 and 2
Latin word for work, as in creative work
a staged, sung dramatic work
a distinct section of a piece of music
In music, the Italian word "attacca" m…
opus
opera
movement
"to attack" or jump right into the next movement with no paus…
Latin word for work, as in creative work
opus
a staged, sung dramatic work
opera
Film Music
Invention of film
Movies in the 1890s
"The Jazz Singer"
Shirley Temple
1890- prior to this, opera was the main form of entertainment
were under a minute long and 70% are lost today
first feature film with synchronized dialogue and singing rel…
greatest box office draw of the 1930s
Invention of film
1890- prior to this, opera was the main form of entertainment
Movies in the 1890s
were under a minute long and 70% are lost today
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