Notes 9-21 - Brandenburg Concerto Cadenza-improve solo Use...

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Brandenburg Concerto Cadenza-improve solo Use of harpsichord as a solo instrument String Orchestra pitted against flute, violin, and harpsichord. The Fugue Polyphonic composition For a specific number of voices or instruments Built on principle theme Systemized imitative polyphony Fuga-to run away(the theme chases itself through the music Theme or subject presented in EXPOSITION COUNTERSUBJECT Mathematical devices used: augmentation, diminution, inversion (pg. 140) Episodes alternate with subject entries STRETTO-overlapping subject entries A Fugue Genre Form Texture BACH, THE ART OF FUGUE- o Pg 141-142-listen for the cuckoo, the subject entries, the cadences The Baroque Dance Suite Set of stylized dances
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o Imitates a dance but not intended for dancing Usually 6 dances All in the same key Different instrumental combinations Usually ends with a gigue Various solo instruments used Binary form Trio formed by grouping 2 dances-ABA French Overture- p. 146-first part slow….slow and soft all the way through. Second part is fast from the beginning. Fast and loud Two sections Slow, dotted rhythms Fast and polyphonic (AB form) Bach Orchestral Suite Air on G string (used for weddings) o Listen for walking bass o Gavotte and Trio (p. 135) For Chapter 10 Opera seria, opera buffa Oratorio Church cantata The role of women in music
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Organ chorale Orgelbuchlein
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Notes 9-21 - Brandenburg Concerto Cadenza-improve solo Use...

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