Whan a performer emphasizes a tone by playing it more

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Whan a performer emphasizes a tone by playing it more loudly than the tones around it, it is called AN ACCENT Whan two or more melodies are performed simultaneously, the texture of the music is POLYPHONIC Thomas Weelkes’ As Vasta Was Descending is known for its WORD PINTING The words of Opera and Oratorio are called the LIBTETTOWe know little of the music from the Medieval period and before because:LITTLE OF IT WAS WRITTEN ON PAPER PRIOR TO POPE GRAGORY’S EDICTHandel composed Messiah while living in: IRELANDThe Italian term used to indicate a moderately slow or walking pace is: ANDANTETimbre is a word that is synonymous with TONE COLORPope Gregory ORDERED ALL PRIESTS TO NOTATE THE CHANTSA GREDUAL INCEASE IN VOLUME IS KNOWN AS CRESENDOLeonin and Perotin were the first to add this to music MEASURED RHYTHM Which of the following is the slowest tempo indication ADAGIO All woodwind instruments, with the exception of flutes and piccolos use a REED to produce sound.A song in an opera for a solo voice with orchestral accompaniment is called AN ARIAThe beat is a regular recurrent pulsation that drives music into equal units of time. Baroque 1600-1750Classicism 1750-1820
CLASSICL MELODIES ARE TUNEFUL AND EASY TO REMEMBERCLASSICAL COMPOSITION FLUCTATE IN MOODA CLASSICAL COMPPOSTION HAS A WELTH OF RHYTHMIC PETTERNSA Symphony is a LONG WORK FOR AN ORCHESTRAIn the Classical period political and economic power shifted to the middle calss from the aristocracy and the CHURCHJoseph Haydn was serving a welthy aristocratic family Haydn was a skilled servantSonata form consist EXPOSITION DEVELOPMENT AND RECAPITUALTIONTHE USUAL ORDER OF MOVEMENTS IS A SYMPHONY IS 1.FAST 2.SLOW 3.DENCE RELATED 4.FASTMozart at age of six couldPlay the harpsichord and violinRead music perfectly at sightImprovise fugues and write minutesROMANTIC 1825-1900Romantic peropd NATIONALISM INDIVIDUALISM RESTRAINT SUPERNATIONALISAM not emotional restraint Instrumental music that is associated with a story, poem, idea or scene is called PROGRAM music.NOT TRUE Fascination with the melodies and rhythms form distant lands is know musical nationalism The deliberate intend to draw creative inspiration from the composer’s own homeland is NATIONALISMThe orchestra in the romantic period WAS LARGER AND MORE VARIED THAN THE ORCHESTRA IN THE CLASSICAL PERIOD

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