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Test Bank to Accompany Listen , Sixth Edition Copyright © 2008 by Bedford/St. Martin's C H A P T E R 8 Prelude The Late Baroque Period Multiple-Choice Questions 1. Prelude: The Late Baroque Period, p. 116 The Baroque Period spanned the years: a. 1200–1450. b. 1400–1550. c. 1600–1750. d. 1700–1800. 7. Art and Absolutism, p. 117 Who was the leading monarch in the Age of Absolutism? a. Elizabeth I of England b. Cosimo de’ Medici c. King Phillip of Spain d. Louis XIV of France 21. The Baroque Orchestra, p. 127 Which instrument family formed the core of the Baroque orchestra? a. strings b. woodwinds c. brass d. percussion 27. The Continuo, p. 129 Which two instruments would most likely have played the basso continuo part in a Baroque composition? a. flute and violin b. violin and cello c. cello and harpsichord d. lute and violin Essay Questions 2. Prelude: The Late Baroque Period, p. 116 Alessandro Scarlatti, Antonio Vivaldi, François Couperin, Jean-Philippe Rameau, Domenico Scarlatti, and Georg
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Unformatted text preview: Philipp Telemann were important composers in the late Baroque period. Give their respective countries of employment. 5. Art and Absolutism, p. 117 Test Bank to Accompany Listen , Sixth Edition Copyright 2008 by Bedford/St. Martin's Describe the extent to which the monarchy of the Sun King influenced music, the visual arts, and architecture in his country and elsewhere. 13. Musical Life in the Early Eighteenth Century, p. 123 Describe the way the career of a composer was viewed in the Baroque era. 19. The Baroque Orchestra, p. 127 Briefly describe the early Baroque orchestra as typified in the court of Louis XIV. 25. The Continuo, p. 129 Define basso continuo. Refer to instrumentation and figured bass in your answer. 28. Musical Form, p. 130 Discuss the patronage system that existed in the Baroque era....
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