Music History

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Music History
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  1. The goddess of music nd learning is?
    Saraswati
  2. Christian faith is based on the teachings of what?
    The New Testament of the Bible
  3. Buddhists believe that each individual has God within
    Buddha meaning "awakened"
  4. what is the only Hindu country in the world?
    India
  5. the technique of making music portray the meaning of words
    word paintings
  6. A hymn tune
    Chorale
  7. A melody formed by succisive pitches of the scale
    Conjunct
  8. Hindu songs that are sung in the praise of a particular god or goddess
    Kristis
  9. faint tones that are generated when any one tone is sounded
    overtones
  10. an accompanied vocal work in a number of movements with a sacred of secular text
    cantana
  11. one of the most popular forms of religious music in Pakistan
    qawwali
  12. a melody formed by intervals larger than a 2nd
    disjunct
  13. the principle form of Catholic liturgical service
    mass
  14. compositions serving as introductuions to congregational singing
    chorale preludes
  15. Buddists believe that each individual has God within T or F
    True
  16. Who was the composer of Die Gotterdammerung
    Wagner
  17. Who wrote "Dark was the night, cold was the ground"
    Blind Willie Johnson
  18. Part of the Catholic ritual for the dead
    Requiem Mass
  19. An extended work for orchestra, with several movements
    symphony
  20. a balinese instrumental ensemble
    gamelan
  21. Wagner's term for his operas of the Romantic period
    music dramas
  22. a period during the 10th and early 20th century marked by music the emphasized emotion
    romantic period
  23. the text of an opera
    libretto
  24. without musical accompaniment
    a cappella
  25. What made the libretto of Wagner's work, The Ring of the Nibelung, unusual?
    gods have flaws like humans
  26. Who wrote the Marriage of Figaro and the Magic Flute
    Mozart
  27. What brings untiy to a sonata
    three movements
  28. Beethoven's 5th symphony, the dot-dot-dash motive represents what
    v in morse code for victory
  29. the form for a march is
    intro AA BB CC
  30. A repeated musical figure
    ostinato
  31. a type of rumba
    Guaguanco
  32. music with sections left to chance
    Aleatory music
  33. drums similiar to congas
    tumbadors
  34. polyphonic compositon has a series of successive melodies imitations
    fugue
  35. short distinctive musical pattern of figure
    motive
  36. three part form (ABA)
    Ternary
  37. grabber phrase in a song that usually accompanies the words of a songs title
    hook
  38. short round reasonation wood bars
    claves
  39. shorter section of solo singing
    montuno
  40. a composition consisting of recurring theme alternation with contrasting sections
    rondo
  41. high pitched master drum
    quinto
  42. section that alternates a soloist and a chorus
    diana
  43. a work in several movements for one or more instruments
    sonata
  44. The form for a rag is
    AA BB AA CC DD
  45. In 1517 how many theses upon idulgence did Martin Luther post on the door of a church in Germany
    95
  46. One thing that Jew, Chrictians, Muslims have in commom is that they believe in
    one God
  47. A sequence of notes arranged in rising pitches
    scale
  48. A cadence is a brething break T or F
    true
  49. First protestant denomination
    Lutheran
  50. a fixed poetic form of the 13th century is called
    rondeau

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