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Final Exam Review - ROMANTIC Beethoven replaced the minuet...

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R OMANTIC Beethoven replaced the minuet in the 3 rd movement with a… SCHERZO – fast rushing movement in triple meter Beethoven used for the 1 st time in a symphony (4 th movement of No. 5) BEETHOVEN = Symphony No. 5 Fragmentation - to break a theme up Individualism - were not tied to rules Interdisciplinary - connection between different disciplines (music, philosophy, history, art) Sources of inspiration: - Love - Nature - Supernatural/occult - National identity - Shakespeare (has all aspects of the different inspirations) Style Traits: 1) Dynamics = lots of contrast 2) Pitch= larger pitch range 3) Tone color 4) Rhythm = flexible, tempo changes a. Ritardando - gradually slower b. Accelerando - gradually faster c. Rubato - consciously speeding up or slowing down the beat 5) Melody= long, wide leaps 6) Harmony= more complex, major/minor scales Genres: 1) Art Song or Lied a. b. Usually based on German Romantic poetry
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i. SCHUBERT = The Erlking
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