Music Appreciation Chp.1 (.2)
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During the Renaissance, this type of music became more prominent.
Which activities did Romantic period composers not engage in to support themselves?
Worked as court composers.
A kind of texture that consists of a single melodic line.
Type of single-movement form consisting of an opening section of music with certain characteristics a contrasting section, and then a return to the original music at the end.
The underlying pulse of the music; similar to your heartbeat. It can be fast or slow, depending on the mood of the music.
The relative melodic complexity of the music usually based on how many or few melodic ideas are prominent.
A harmony that has a harsh, grating quality.
Sounds that feel at rest, stable, pleasing
Music that is religious in nature.
Renaissance period instrumental genre employing imitative polyphony.
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