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music test 2 - 09/11/2007 09:16:00 Classical music vs. art...

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09/11/2007 09:16:00 Classical music vs. art music Challenges with classical Length Slower pace Just instruments Lyrics in foreign lang Dense music Rewards repeat hearings Classical style periods 1000 yrs ago classical terms tempo-speed label Italian words Accelerando- speed up Ritardnando- slow down Metronome 1800s johann maelzel
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beats per minute genre Typical type of piece category Title- something about the piece 3 broad genres o orchestral symphony- full orch in 4 movements concerto- full orch and 1+ soloists in 3 movements overture- full orch in 1 mvmt written for plays/concerts suite- baroque period collection of dance pieces varying tempos and meters tone poem- full orch in 1mvmt tells a story o chamber 9 or less wo conductor sonata- multimovement work for piano or piano plus soloist instrument quartet- 4 quintet- 5 o vocal mass- catholic church requiem- honor dead motet- religious choral piece –a cappella anthem- motet for English speaking countries
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hymn- sung by entire congregation cantata- soloist chorus and small orch oratorio- cantata but longer relating a story o music drama music and drama ballet- dance and orch opera- drama through singing and acting
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2008 for the course EMUS 1081 taught by Professor Vaccaro,br during the Fall '07 term at Colorado.

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