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Unformatted text preview: 2 points. Then describe (d) the context of the excerptthat is, in general terms, who is/are the character(s) singing, and what is the dramatic situation. 2 points. Part II. Unknown examples. 4 examples Two unknown listening excerpts. You can play each two times maximum. For each excerpt, write a brief paragraph (3-4 sentences) speculating on what you hear. What is the genre of opera this example belongs to; what formal characteristics (if any) are prominent in what you hear; who might have written it, and why do you think that. 4 points....
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