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MUS exam II review - 1 Masterpieces of Music Exam 2 1. What...

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1 Masterpieces of Music Exam 2 1. What is it called when you move from one key to another? a. Modulation 2. What are the 3 basic triads of the musical system? (Pg. 113) a. Tonic b. Dominant c. Subdominant 3. What are the approximate dates of the Baroque period? (Pg. 116) a. 1600-1750 4. Who were the important scientists of the Baroque period? a. Kepler b. Galileo c. Copernicus 5. How could the Baroque musicians make a living? a. Choirmasters b. Singers c. Organist d. Instrumentalist e. Copyist f. Composers g. Teachers h. Instrument builders i. Music printers 6. Tuning of intervals within the octave playing every major and minor key is called what? a. equal temperament
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2 7. What is the name of the belief or thought that words and music were closely linked; what is the name of the belief or idea? a. Doctrine of the affections 8. What is a drama that is sung called? a. Opera 9. What is the name of the text of any opera? a. Libretto 10.What is the orchestral introduction of an opera called? a. Overture 11. What genre is best described as a multi-movement work for vocalist , chorus, and instrumentalist that is base d on a poetic narrative of a lyric of a dramatic nature and has either a sacred or secular theme? (Pg.139) a. oratorio 12.Choral music was adopted from what? a. German Protestantism 13.What was the name of Bach’s most important keyboard work? a. The well tempered clavier 14.Handel later in life turned from composing opera to composing what/ a. Oratorio 15.What is the name of an aria that is composed in ternary form? a. da capo aria
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