8 - Classical I

8 - Classical I - 18th century Classicism Classical era...

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The Enjoyment of Music 10 th Edition 18 th century Classicism Classical era (1750–1825) Order, objectivity and proportion Enlightenment Humanism European aristocratic sovereigns American Revolution (1775–83) French Revolution (1789–99)
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The Enjoyment of Music 10 th Edition Classicism in Music Viennese school : Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven Cosmopolitanism
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The Enjoyment of Music 10 th Edition Elements of Classical Style Singable, lyrical melody Diatonic harmony Regular rhythms and meters Homophonic texture (melody with accompanying harmony) Frequent use of folk elements
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The Enjoyment of Music 10 th Edition The Patronage System Adornment of life Social events Musicians little better than servants Women under the system of patronage Public concert venue (site) inspires productivity in composers
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