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Unformatted text preview: CONTINU O Ritornello vs soli Cadenza Polyphonic Three mvts 1. fast 2. slow 3. fast Bach Vivaldi Handel DANCE SUITE Renaissan ce & Baroque Instrumen tal (solo or group) Predictable Inflexible rhythm & form Aabb or aabbccddaa bb Single mvt Suite collection of dances to be danced Bach Handel Couperin Albrechtsber ger CANTATA Baroque Orchestra l with vocal (organ as continuo) Polyphonic and Homophonic Sacred Hymn based Verses (aria) Bach FUGUE Baroque Organ or multiple instrumen ts or singers Monophonic subject Polyphonic throughout Exposition Processive Single mvt Bach Handel Vivaldi BALLAD medieval Vocal Solo singer with one Vernacular Story telling Often strophic Single mvt anonymous inst acc Sometimes additive ORATORI O Baroque Vocal and orchestra Vernacular Opera House Not staged Old Test Aria Recitative Chorus Handel...
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This note was uploaded on 10/28/2011 for the course MUSIC APPR 101 taught by Professor Vorheas during the Spring '11 term at University of South Dakota.
- Spring '11