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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
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…
44 terms
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…
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
40 terms
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…
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
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.
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…
16 terms
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
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
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
26 terms
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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
37 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
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
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
39 terms
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…
16 terms
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
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…
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)
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,…
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
18 terms
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)
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…
17 terms
GCSE MUSIC GENERAL INFO
Baroque
Classical
Romantic
Oratorio
1600 - 1750. Handel lived in this era.
1750 - 1820. Mozart lived in this era
1800 - 1900. Chopin lived in this era
Large scale sacred work for chorus, soloists and orchestra. N…
Baroque
1600 - 1750. Handel lived in this era.
Classical
1750 - 1820. Mozart lived in this era
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
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…
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.
17 terms
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
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…
183 terms
Music nat 5 concepts
AABA
AB
Binary
ABA
A piece with 4 sections the third of which is different
a piece with two sections
A piece with two sections
A piece with three sections
AABA
A piece with 4 sections the third of which is different
AB
a piece with two sections
21 terms
IGCSE Music: 20th Century Music
Debussy, Ravel, Shostakovich
Schoenberg
Stravinsky, Webern, Prokofiev, Pendere…
Stockhausen, Riley, Cage, Reich
20th century piano composers.
Inventor and main composer of serialist music.
20th century neoclassical composers.
20th century electronic composers.
Debussy, Ravel, Shostakovich
20th century piano composers.
Schoenberg
Inventor and main composer of serialist music.
general music 2
improvisation
a capella
soprano
alto
(n) a performance that an actor, musician, etc. has not pract…
singing without instrumental accompaniment.
The highest female voice
low female voice
improvisation
(n) a performance that an actor, musician, etc. has not pract…
a capella
singing without instrumental accompaniment.
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…
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…
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.
18 terms
Music Study Guide
Conductor
composer
lyricist
choreographer
the person who directs the orchestra
person who writes the music
the person who writes the WORDS to the music
person who designs the dance for the stage
Conductor
the person who directs the orchestra
composer
person who writes the music
46 terms
Music History Test 1
Harmony
Form
Measure
Meter
The sound created by multiple voices playing or singing toget…
The structure of a musical work; the way in which its individ…
A rhythmic unit, indicated by bar lines in notated music, tha…
An underlying pattern of beats that maintains itself consiste…
Harmony
The sound created by multiple voices playing or singing toget…
Form
The structure of a musical work; the way in which its individ…
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…
123 terms
Music
Acappella
Alternation Form
Alto
American Theater Wing
Vocal music without instruments
A pattern related to verse-chorus form, but each chorus has n…
The lowest female voice type
A broadway support organization that undertook to support tro…
Acappella
Vocal music without instruments
Alternation Form
A pattern related to verse-chorus form, but each chorus has n…
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
17 terms
BAROQUE MUSIC
Opera
recitative
libretto
concerto grosso
Staged drama sung to the accompaniment of an orchestra, which…
form of musically heightened speech midway between spoken dia…
story of the opera
instrumental musical form consisting of three parts, or movem…
Opera
Staged drama sung to the accompaniment of an orchestra, which…
recitative
form of musically heightened speech midway between spoken dia…
34 terms
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
11 terms
music
baroque
classical music
romantic music
string instruments
1600-1750
Music written in the period lasting approximately from 1750 t…
An era of music from 1800+ characterized by expressive elemen…
Instruments that may be bowed, strummed, struck, or plucked.…
baroque
1600-1750
classical music
Music written in the period lasting approximately from 1750 t…
20 terms
Musical Theater
Opera
Operetta
Comic Opera
Satire
Oldest form of theatre all dialouge is sung
Type of musical theater that includes lighter music that oper…
Humorous and satirical offshoot of the straight opera
Type of play that criticizes certain aspects of human behavio…
Opera
Oldest form of theatre all dialouge is sung
Operetta
Type of musical theater that includes lighter music that oper…
74 terms
Music 103 Midterm
Aerophones
Alap
Arohana
Art music
any musical instrument that produces sound primarily by causi…
Indian Classical music -- 1st portion of song: introduction /…
Indian Classical Music -- Ascending raga (scale)
* Classical music... -- traditionally upper class, written down…
Aerophones
any musical instrument that produces sound primarily by causi…
Alap
Indian Classical music -- 1st portion of song: introduction /…
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