ITDS 1156 Worlds Music Test 1
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ITDS 1156 Worlds Music Test 1
study guide for test 1
Ritual songs and dances were used to celebrate_____________. The _______was one such song performed by men who traveled to different homes to bless livestock, the home, or family members.
calendrical- and life-cycle events
ritual song performed by men who traveled to different homes to bless livestock, the home, or familey members
Bulgaria's ______________ was futher preserved and developed with the help of the __________ topographgy which made contact between villages _________.
often contained hundreds of lines so that songs were often improvised to a few similar, non-metrical melodies
told of the deeds of rebel fighters who attacked Ottoman brigades
what are the fourn main instruments used in Bulgaria?
Instrumental and vocal music was mostly_____ except for the music of ______ where diaphony was popular.
In Bulgarian voval music, voice color and blend are important to the point where women's voices are classified in two ways: _______/___________ or ____________/____________
In Albania, social gatherings were segregated between ______ and ____.
males and females
Sounthern Albania performed music in a variety of ____ ______ whereas Northen Albania was mainly ____________.
Southern Albania style
Northern Albania style
a lengthy historical song that often includes fantastical elements
Two style of ritual music
Romania:In regards to ____ everyone may sing, but only in certain circumstances, depending on _______,__________, and ______.
Depending on the function it performs, Romanian music divides into what two styles?
how many genres use the anhemitonic pentatonic system and its variants?
what genres use the anhemitonic pentatonic system and it variants?
1) lyric song
4) other ceremonial songs
the lyric song is characterized by what?
the number of its potential functions including the number and diversity of situations in which it may be performed
The _______ ___________ may become independent of the choreography of the dance and assume the functions of a _______ ____________.
What are the instruments of local origin?
the oldest and most conservative in the entire region
The most numerous ritual forms of music were?
how were wedding songes performed?
by either men or women but always separetely
the most common type of instruments used in pastoral culture for improvisation
Aerophones were the _______ common type of ______ used in the ___________ culture for _________.
The five most common instruments in Bosnia are?
_________________ ______________ was the first musical genre of an Islamic-Oriental character to serve as a basic model for the development of Bosnian Muslim Music
Traditional/folk music began to be collected systematically in the last quarter of the _________ century.
The major collector was _________, a gifted ethnographer, scholar, and composer.
collector of Armenian folk music started in the 19th century
was a gifted ethnographer, composer, and scholar
The purpose of __________ is to stimulate work and enliven the ploughmen and the working animals
used to stimulate work and enliven the ploughmen and the working animals
Many lyrical songs are ____________ ____________, and they use a flowing style known as _________ that is developed within a narrow range.
flowing style developed within a narrow range
Dance songs known as________ were the most widespread genre of peasant music
What are the seven main instruments used?
The _____ included tellers of tales, singers, instrumentalist, male and female dancers, comedians, and tragic actors
tellers of tales, singers, instrumentalist, male and female dancers, comedians, and tragic actors
The ________ are verses compsed in the 'Armenian' meter