MUSC 201

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MUSC 201
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2012-11-24 12:55:02
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Exam 1 Part 4
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  1. A particular type of counterpoint in which one voice introduces a new theme and is answered ("imitated") by other voices that enter in succession shortly afterward, even as the first voice continues to sing or play
    Imitative counterpoint
  2. The distance between two pitches
    Interval
  3. The central note and mode on which a melody or piece is based
    Key
  4. A musical setting of a text in a single strophe (stanza)
    Madrigal
  5. The keyboard of an organ or harpsichord. These instruments often have more than one manual
    Manual
  6. A rhythmic unit, indicated by bar lines in notated music, that presents one complete statement of the meter
    Measure
  7. A syllable of text sung to many notes
    Melisma
  8. A style of setting a text to music so that there is more than one note per syllable
    Melismatic
  9. A single line of notes heard in succession as a coherent unit
    Melody
  10. An underlying pattern of beats that maintains itself consistently throughout a work. See also "duple meter"; "triple meter"
    Meter (of music)

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