2.11 Lab Questions
1.Who sang at the Grammys in Spanish in the late 1990s? What was the reaction?
Ricky Martin sang. The reaction was very positive, everybody likes the performance.
2.When did Latin music burst back on the scene? What song brought it back
3. 08 Lab
a.Which instrument looks like a snake?
b.Which instrument is played by winding a crank?
c.Which instrument "is a loud reed-cap instrument with a double reed"?
d.Which instrument has been called the most v
5.09 Review and Critical Thinking
1. What are figured bass and basso continuo? How are they related?
Figured bass is a musical notation using numbers to indicate chords, intervals, and
other aspects in relation to the bass note of the music . Basso contin
1.What is the basic premise of the sonata form?
The contrast and drama between two or more themes and tonalities
2.In the sonata form, how can we determine the principle subject?
It is a bold, declamatory theme and it firmly establishes the key (
1.09 Lab Questions
1.Describe some of the influence of Latin music in the US in the early part of the twentieth
In the early part of the twentieth century, Latin music became very popular in the United States
and was listened by many people in th
What is popular music?
Popular music is any music since industrialization in the mid-1800s that suits well the
preference of the middle class. The music encompasses a wide range of music: from
rock to rap and from country to heavy metal m
The Leading-Tone Chord (vii) By its very nature, the leading-tone triad exhibits some unusual characteristics. First, its root should never be doubled because it is, of course, the leading-tone - an inherently unstable note. Instead, we almost always