Music Appreciation-Study guide Quiz1

Music Appreciation-Study guide Quiz1 - Study guide Quiz #1...

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Study guide Quiz #1 Terms and Concepts Pitch – The key or keynote of a piece or melody. Range – The total range of notes capable of being produced from a voice or musical instrument. dynamics - Varying degrees of loud and soft. accent - > placed above a note to indicate stress or emphasis. tone color/timber - voice types - instruments- major groups and main individual instruments (not all percussion)- strings - pizzicatto - "Pinched." On string instruments, plucking the string. rhythm- The term which denotes the organization of sound in time; the temporal quality of sound. beat - meter - The structure of notes in a regular pattern of accented and unaccented beats within a measure, indicated at the beginning of a composition by a meter signature. measure - A group of beats containing a primary accent and one or more secondary accents, indicated by the placement of bar lines on the staff. The space between two bar lines. downbeat -
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This note was uploaded on 05/09/2008 for the course MUSIC 104 taught by Professor Freisen during the Spring '08 term at Western Washington.

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