MuHis 330 Final Vocab
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MuHis 330 Final Vocab
Music History 330
Vocabulary predicted to be on the final
Addition to the text and music. Hildegard of Bingen
Magnus Liber Organi
Book containg all polyphony at the Notre Dame School of Paris. Leonin and Perotin
Form of syncopation, singing or playing when another voice is resting. Machaut
1300-1370. A treatise that introduced duple meter for which an entire era of music was named. Philip Vitry.
A secular Italian piece of polyphony from the 14th centry, The form was aab. Jacopo de Bologna
A song for 2-3 voices, no accompaniment. Consist of 2 or more 3 line stanzas and ended in ritornello (refrain). Jacopo de Bologna
A style of polyphony from S. France and N. Italy. Extreme complexity in rhythm and notation. Philippus de Caserta.
A congregational hymn sung in what is now modern Germany and vernacular. Johann Walter.
The music is in 1st inversion. The bottom voice is a 6th below to top and the third voice is a 4th below. Du Fay.
A polyphonic choir work in English without accompaniment. Byrd.
The initial motive oprphrase of a passage or movement to connect to other passages or movement throughout the piece. Josquin
A collection of madrigals translated in English in 1588. Led to the English madrigals. Nicolas Young
Old Hall Manuscript
A collection of music that contained the contenance anglois. Dunstable.
Technique used to put anames in the music where you used the solfege syllanles closely related to the vowels of the name. Josquin.
Centers of amateur learning in the sciences and humanties. We studied the Camerata
Musical numbers between acts of plays. Camerata
Music played between acts. Camerata
Single line with simple accompaniment
Le nouve Musiche
New Music, music collection of embellishments
outdoors, shepards. Guarini.
Music more important than text. Must follow rules. Artusi
Text more important than the music. Many break any rules to bring out text. Monteverdi.
Voice and instruments together. Gabrieli.
Rapid repetition of single not on instrument. Monteverdi.
Beautiful melody, simple accompaniment and harmonies, main focus is music. Cesti
Anything sung in Italian.
Latin text. Prose. One large movement making it 10-30 min. Carissimi.
Italian, poetry, 2 large movements making it 30-90 min.
Pieces meant to go during the Credo. Imitative. Chromatic theme. Theme augmented. Frescobaldi.
A set of three organ masses, each containing all the music an organist would play at Mass. Frescobaldi.
All in the same key. Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre.
French ornaments. Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre.
Lute player. Not many long notes. Voices drop in and out. Arpeggios run before cadence. Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre.
Refrain that oftens comes back. Elisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre.
Binary with repeats. Programmatic titles. Couperin.
Anything menat to be played on an instrument.
church sonata meant to played in a church
Chamber sonata that is not played in church.
Chains of suspensions
Suspensions lead to another into suspensions. Corelli
slow triple meter dance with emphasis on beat 2. Corelli
dance, fast, found in suite, compound meter and binary with repeat. Corelli.
Rit. Epi. Rit. Epi. Rit. Epi. Rit. Epi. Rit. Epi. - ABCC'
A long interlude of ballet, solo airs, choral singing, and spectacle, intended as entertainment. Lully.
Spoken words - song and dance. Purcell.
2 movements, slow, many dotted notes, played as double dotted notes. Lully.
Swung 8th notes
Accompanied by strings only. Rameau.
Repeating bass line. Purcell.
Walk off stage after they sing. Handel.
Use small ma