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  1. Innovation that made
    the piano such a popular instrument
    • pianoforte one dynamic
    • level, could play loud or soft
  2. representative composers from the Classical period
    representative composers from the Classical period
  3. musician who was composing by the age of six
    Mozart
  4. what genre is ‘A Little Night Music’?
    Serenade
  5. the father of the
    piano concerto
    Mozart
  6. definition of sonata
    • 3 movement composition
    • reformed by a solo group of instrument with piano accompaniment
  7. definition of sonata-allegro form and the different parts
    • the first movement, 3
    • parts: Exposition, Development, Recapitulation
  8. where did Beethoven generally play his Piano Sonata, Op. 13, the
    Pathetique?
    in homes
  9. the symphony Beethoven dedicated to Napoleon Bonaparte
    3rd
  10. Were most of
    Beethoven's late works symphonies?
    • Missa solemnic &
    • Symphony 9 (ode to joy)
  11. Which composition
    suggests passion and pathos?
    Pathetique
  12. Are Beethoven’s
    compositions performed in concert and on radio more than any other classical composer?
    True
  13. Know the characters of Don Giovanni
    • Don Giovanni (aristocrat/bad guy)
    • Leporello (DG 's servant)
    • Donna Anna (girl)
    • Commandant (Donna Anna's father)
  14. Who plays the second exposition in double exposition form?
    soloist
  15. How does the soloist signal the end of a cadenza?
    Trill
  16. The father of the string quartet
    Haydn
  17. The composition based on a falling half step motive
    Tone cluster
  18. Genre intended for a small audience or just for the performers
    string quartet / sonata
  19. the instrument added to the orchestra during the classical period
    clarinet
  20. Kochel numbers identify what..
    • Mozart's works in
    • chorological order
  21. Composition Mozart
    wrote for his childhood friend
    • Horn Concerto in E flat
    • major
  22. third movement of a Classical period symphony is nearly always…
    Minuet
  23. The dramatic increase
    in public concerts increased the popularity of what musical genre?
    Symphony
  24. Movement of a symphony
    normally characterized by fast tempo, sonata-allegro form, and serious and substantive mood
    First movement
  25. This composition first performed in London in 1792
    The Surprise
  26. What is Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star based on?
    Theme and variation
  27. the first composer to include a theme and variations form as a movement
    in a symphony
    Haydn
  28. this form is based on folk songs, popular tunes, or patriotic melodies
    theme and variation
  29. is the recapitulation
    an exact, note-for-note repetition of the exposition?
    no
  30. -the only form that
    came into being in the Classical period
    sonata allegra
  31. he composed 104 symphonies
    mozart
  32. the Classical era was particularly fascinated by the culture of which
    society?
    the far east
  33. dates of the Classical period
    1750-1820
  34. what type of instrument did men usually play in the Classical period?
    violin / strings
  35. this genre uses double
    exposition form
    concerto
  36. Did Mozart and da
    Ponte dance quickly to stay one step ahead of the imperial censor before production of Don Giovanni?
    Yes
  37. know main characteristics of the “heroic period”
    long,
  38. did Beethoven’s urge
    for personal expression cause him to push the confines of Classical forms to the breaking point?
    yes

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