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Music History Antiquity-Baroque Eras for Praxis II
Medieval Era Dates
Renaissance Era Dates
Baroque Era Dates
notational symbols indicating pitches in Medieval music
Name the 5 parts of the Mass
Name the 7 modes
Which mode is equal to the major scale?
Which mode is equal to the minor scale?
Era: Hildegard von Bingen
Describe the difference between troubadours, trouveres and minnesingers
: southern France
: northern France
a genre of music with vernacular language (created in the Medieval period)
Era: Philippe de Vitry
Era: Guillaume de Machaut
a double reed instrument from the Medieval period
What makes Medieval music sound different from Renaissance music?
Pythagorean tuning: Unison, Octave, P4 and P5 were the only allowed intervals in the Medieval period
When did 3rds and 6ths become acceptable?
3rd sounded good, 5th sounded a little weird
Principle works of Hildegard von Bingen
Principle works of Philippe de Vitry
Principle works of Guillaume de Machaut
Era: Guillaume du Fay
Era: Josquin des Prez
Texture of Medieval Period
Texture of Renaissance Period
Rhythm of Medieval Period
Differentiation among various voices
Rhythm of Baroque Period
Strong vs. weak beats
Rhythm of Renaissance Period
Balanced and evenly flowing
Steady beat emerges
Instrumentation in Medieval and Renaissance Periods
Limited instrumental repetoire in Medieval Period
In the Renaissance, instruments typically doubled voices
Instrumental ensembles in the Renaissance period
4 like-instruments performing vocal pieces
What era does the madrigal belong to?
Madrigal - Name 5 characterstics
Vocal (6-8 parts)
Era: Maddalena Casulana
Principle works of Maddalena Casulana
Era: Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Primary works of Palestrina
Era: Orlande de Lassus
When did the Basso Continuo emerge?
When did modal music shift to tonal music?
When did instruments gain importance in the musical world?
When did program music emerge?
Texture of Baroque Period
Polyphonic or Homophonic
When did embellishment begin?
Era: Claudio Monteverdi
When did the opera emerge?
Era: Jean-Baptiste Lully
Era: George Frideric Handel
Era: Henry Purcell
sacred version of the opera
Era: Johann Sebastian Bach
When did the violin emerge?
What musical era is the sonata from?
an instrumental form
What musical era is the concerto from?
a large group of instrumentalists with a soloist
Era: Antonio Vivaldi
When did the harpsichord and pianoforte emerge?