Music 151

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  1. Johann Sebastian Bach
    • Brandenburg Concerto #5
    • - Concertino: violin, flute, and harpsichord
    • a)harpsichord treated as a soloist
    • b) idiomatic writing
    • c) baroque melody
    • -First movement in Ritornello form
    • a)nine ritornello sections
    • b) Ritornello theme divided into two parts, A and B
  2. Johann Sebastian Bach
    (1685-1750)
  3. Johann Sebastian Bach
    • Career
    • -Weimar (1708-1717), organist
    • -Cothen (1717-1723), court composer, conductor
    • -Leipzig (1723-
  4. Johann Sebastian Bach
    (Cothen 1717-1723)
    • The Church Cantata
    • - a multimovement sacred work including arias, ariosos, recitatives performed by vocal soloists, chorus, and a small orchestra
    • -part of a church service
    • -no staging or costumes
    • - text from gospel
  5. Johann Sebastian Bach
    (1717-1723)
    • Cantata: AWAKE, A VOICE IS CALLING
    • - three movements for chorus
    • - based on a traditional chorale
    • *chorale: German hymn tune
    • Movements use chorale tune and text
  6. Johann Sebastian Bach
    Awake, a voice is calling
    first movement is a chorale fantasy
  7. George Frideric Handel
    • 1685-1759
    • Reputation
    • -most famous composer in Europe
    • -a national institution in England
  8. George Frideric Handel
    • Career
    • -Hamburg(1703-1706)
    • -Italy (1706-1710)
    • *Opera
    • -Hanover (1710)
    • -London (1710-1759)
  9. George Frideric Handel
    London

    • Dance Suite
    • - a collection of instrumental dances
    • *usually four to seven movements
    • =each has a distinctive rhythm and character
    • =bianary form (a and b)
    • *intended as concert music, not to accompany dancing
  10. George Frideric Handel

    • Water Music 1717
    • composed for a public entertainment
    • an immediate success
    • minuet and trio
    • -minuet is a moderate, triple meter dance
    • -followed by another dance called a trio
    • -the minuet is then repeated creating an ABA (ternary) form

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