Unformatted text preview: o Ritomellos present memorable themes, usu. o Begin and end in same key. UNITY o Solos present virtuoso passagework and modulate. VARIETY. Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 2 Bach learned from Vivaldi. Bs concertos distinctive because of:-Highly polyphonic texture.-Emphasis on Sonorous Variety.-Formal flexibility.-Economy (what you hear 1 st is crucial!)....
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- Baroque music, Concerto, Brandenburg Concertos, solo concerto