An die Musik: a poetic ode to art by Schuberts friend Franz von Schober
Gesammtkunstwerk: the Wagnerian concept of combining all of the aspects of theater and
Thomas de Quincey: author of the text used as the basis for the Symphonie Fantastique of
Chapter 13 Pages 233-241
Joseph Haydn: universal composer who contributed liberally to all the categories of
music popular in his time.
Viennese social music
Divertimento: used as a generic name for all the works of this style. Could include any
HOM 166 Exam 20
Chapter 13 Pages 253-261
Beethoven: illuminated by the sun of the Enlightenment, the fire of the social and stylistic
crosscurrents of the revolutionary years, and the reflected radiance of the music of his
Chapter 2 Pages 27-39
Color: associated with a visual process by which the eye perceives variations in the vibration
of light waves, signals these variation to the brain, which in turn interprets them as specific
elements of the color spectrum.
Romanticism: beginning of emphasis on individual heart
Mainhaim school: hear inventions of instruments, conductors
Sing spiel: dialog
Recitative (secco) dry
Relationship between literature and music, horror and after life
Virtuoso: someone at highest of t
Chapter 13 Pages 253-261
Beethoven: illuminated by the sun of the Enlightenment, the fire of the social and
stylistic crosscurrents of the revolutionary years, and the reflected radiance of the music
of his predecessors.
Sonata form, Instrumental
Chapter 13 Pages 243-246
Concerto provided most congenial outlet for Wolfgang Mozarts unique gifts
Produced no fewer than 50 works in the form.
Saw the concerto as an ideal means of bringing about a harmonious unity in such
dualities as the opposi
HOM 166 Chapter 14 Pages 278-283
Webers Der Freischutz is a Singspiel, a German song-play with spoken dialogue.
Theme is idyllic love and the peoples freedom in Gods realm of nature.
Der Freischutz encompasses a mixture of styles. Agathes scene and aria i
Mozart: greatest dramatist in history of music, refined all the contemporary styles of his
Delved into the historical past to rediscover some of those that had been forgotten or
overlooked by his colleagues
Don Giovanni: libr
Chapter 13 Pages 261-264
Beethovens interest in the ideals of human brotherhood that inspired the French
Revolution was not confined to the symphony or indeed to instrumental music.
Fidelio (single opera): written about the same time as the Eroica, while
Extra Credit Concert Instructions HOM166 Spring 2014
TO OBTAIN EXTRA CREDIT FOR HOM 166 SPRING 2014, YOU MUST:
1) ATTEND TWO (2) OF THE APPROVED CONCERTS LISTED UNDER
ANNOUNCEMENTS ON BLACKBOARD.
2) SUBMIT A 3-PAGE (MINIMUM) TYPED, DOUBLE-SPACED PAPER FOR
18th century (Haydn, Mozart): (Pg. 10) sonata form
Alberti bass: spinning wheel/ repeating
Growth of musical materials
Fresh views of materials using new tons colors
Creation of motifs + figures
Use of sequences
Change of key
Sonata form: ma