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Unformatted text preview: -Subject designed to be memorable and easily recognized.-Episodes may occur between expositions.-Pedal points mark important cadential arrivals. Baroque Suite :-3+movements in same key, based on forms & rhythmic patterns of dances. Standard core dances include;-Allemande – duple time, moderate tempo, serious character.-Courante/corrente – triple time, brisk tempo-Sarabande – triple time, slow & serious.-Gigue – compound meter (e.g. 6/8, 12/8) fast and energetic. Suit may begin w/prelude, may include 1+ optional dances before gigue. Goal: pleasing variety of meters, tempos, expressive characters Depending on scoring, suite could be called:-Chamber sonata-Overture (for orchestra)-Partila (for solo instrument w/out accpt)...
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- Winter '11
- Baroque music, Fugue, imitative polyphony