MUSC 201

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MUSC 201
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2012-11-24 12:57:02
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Exam 1 Part 6
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  1. A brief musical statement
    Phrase
  2. Monophonic vocal music in the medieval church designed to project religious texts
    Plainchant
  3. A musical texture consisting of multiple lines of equal importance
    Polyphonic Texture (Polyphony)
  4. A style of singing that lies somewhere between lyrical song and speech; also, the operatic number that is sung in this style
    Recitative
  5. A wind instrument widely used until ca. 1750, similar to a flute but blown into from one end rather than from the side
    Recorder
  6. The range of a pitch or series of pitches, usually described as high, middle, or low
    Register
  7. A type of plainchant in which a soloist's passage is followed by a response from the chorus
    Responsorial Chant
  8. Italian for "little return"; name for the statement and return of the full ensemble, in a work alternating between the orchestra and soloist or soloists
    Ritornello
  9. The ordering of music through time
    Rhythm
  10. The formal design of alternating ritornello and solo sections
    Ritornello Principle

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