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Unformatted text preview: 1) Who is this handsome man?- B. Ludwig van Beethoven 2) Which instrument is not a woodwind?- E. French horn 3) What do you call the interval from middle C to the next C above it?- E. an octave 4) Whats the first piece in the book?- D. Gershwin: Summertime 5) What is meter?- B. the organization of time into patterns 6) The Mass in 4 Parts by William Byrd is composed for which of the following?- C. chorus of four voices, unaccompanied 7) O Lamb of God, who takest away the sins of the world, / Have mercy on us is a translation of the opening of the- E. Agnus Dei 8) Dido's lament "When I am laid in earth," from the end of Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, has a bass line which can be described as:- E. a ground bass, or ostinato bass, or passacaglia bass 9) Which one is true of Handel?- D. born in Germany; mastered the trade in Italy; flourished in England 10) What usually follows the recitative?- A. the aria 11) Handel's Messiah is- D. an oratorio 12) A minuet is in which of the following meters?- D. 3/4 13) Who plays a continuo part?- B. bass instruments and improvised keyboard 14) What is the most common formal structure to be found in a Baroque suite of dances?...
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