Quiz 4 Notes

Quiz 4 Notes - Quiz 4 Impressionism-back to 19th century...

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Quiz 4 Impressionism-back to 19 th century Claude Debussy Paris in the late 1800’s Paris is melting pot Impressionist painters-Monet, Manet, Van Gogh Debussy Makes whole tone scale Obliterates half step Need sharps to make it work Vauge impressionism of a scale Adds notes to triads Mixes duple and triple meter so you don’t get locked in La Mer The Sea-tone poem Different times at the sea 1 st movement-first light Nocturnes-3 movement work thinking about three times of night 1 st -clouds over the moon 2 nd -festival at night 3 rd -sirenes; no words Maurice Rauel Daphnis et Chloe-ballet Expressionism-bomb that hit in 1907 Leader is Arnold Schonberg-Vienese composer, everything very conservative in Vienna. 1907-obliterates tonality; comes up with 12 tons music-serial music; ie. Serialism 12 and a half steps between doe and doe Creates atonality-without key center Tone row-established by 12 notes, need to use all notes before you re-use other notes. Writes second string quartet in F sharp minor.
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course MUS 101 taught by Professor Kent during the Fall '08 term at Rhode Island.

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Quiz 4 Notes - Quiz 4 Impressionism-back to 19th century...

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