Unformatted text preview: piece.” In western music, free-strict combinations appear in European operas with recitative and aria. In non-western music, the Balkan Zurna, followed by a metrical dance, is another example. 5. Describe the texture and structure of a fugue: The fugue is a “relatively free form built on the imitation of a theme called the subject. The subject enters separately in each voice part.” There is first a fugue exposition, and then a reappearing theme in the texture. 6. What is sonata form? Explain structure and concept: Sonata form is the form of its first movement. It is not referring to sonata as an entity. It is also the name of the first movement. The other movements have a second slow movement, a dance movement in ternary form and a final rondo or sonata form movement. 7. What is a symphonic suite? A symphonic suite is usually a series of dances chosen form a previously written stage production. Not all suits are orchestral....
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2010 for the course BMGT 381 taught by Professor Dawson during the Spring '10 term at University of Maryland Baltimore.
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