Humn 1020, jan 23

Humn 1020, jan 23 - Form of an individual movement:...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
“Spring” Concerto, From the Seasons (1725) The Seasons 4 Concertos for violin + String Baroque characteristics: Structural formality + single-minded intensity of emotion Use of basso continuo String Orchestra: Violins Violas Basso continuo section: Cellos, Basses, Harpsichord Baroque: Instrumental Concerto: From concertare: to bring together disparate musical elements 3-movement overall form: o Fast o Slow o Fast Vivaldi Spring concerto (seasons 1725), Movement 1: Allegro. Movement 2: Largo Movement #: Allegro (Danza Pastorale)
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Form of an individual movement: Organizes multiple musical ideas within a single movement Presented in contrasting sections: o Ritornello o Solo Held together by Key Structure o (The glue): Tonic (I) Dominant (V) Modulation (moving from one whole note to another one) Vocal Concerto: Handel, Messiah: Aria Rejoice Greatly (1742) 1. 2 formal techniques united by key structure Concerto De capo aria (A B A)...
View Full Document

Ask a homework question - tutors are online