Please answer the following questions in preparation for Lesson 11's Lesson Test.
Short Essay Questions:
1. What French composer best represents the impressionistic style of music?
2. What painting and artist is reported to have given the style of impressionism its name?
3. What percussion instrument(s) did Debussy use in his work
Prelude to the Afternoon of a
5. According to Yale professor Craig Wright, what 40-year time period is considered the
6. According to Yale professor Craig Wright, what poem was Debussy's inspiration for
8. According to Yale professor Craig Wright, what five musical techniques did Stravinsky use in
The Rite of Spring
that caused such a strong reaction from his audiences?