Baroque, Classical, Romanic Flashcards


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- Romanticism

- a movement in the arts and literature that originated in the late 18th century, emphasizing inspiration, subjectivity, and the primacy of the individual.

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Nationalism-.

c- instrumental music associated with a story, poem, or scene.

identification with one's own nation and support for its interests, especially to the exclusion or detriment of the interests of other nations.

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Exoticism-

style or traits considered characteristic of a distant foreign country.

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Program music

instrumental music associated with a story, poem, or scene.

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Age of Absolution.

The baroque period is known as the “age of absolutism” because many rulers exercised absolute power over their subjects.

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  • Aristocracy.
  • was enormously rich and powerful during the 17th and 18th centuries.
    • Aristocracy is the highest class in certain societies, especially those holding hereditary titles or offices.

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Camerata-

were a group of humanists, musicians, poets and intellectuals in late Renaissance Florence who gathered to discuss and guide trends in the arts, especially music and drama in Florence around 1575. It included Vincenzo Galilei, the father of the astronomer Galileo.

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Basso Continuo-

Continuous Bass

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  • Recitative- A vocal style that is sung by a soloist with simple chordal accompaniment. It was modeled after speech and homophonic in texture.
  • A vocal style that is sung by a soloist with simple chordal accompaniment. It was modeled after speech and homophonic in texture.

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Solo Concerto-

a piece for single instruments

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Sonata-

a composition in several movements for one to eight instruments.

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Improvisation-

Creating music at the same time it is performed.

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Fugue

Polyphonic composition based on one main theme or subject.

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Theme and variation-

a basic musical idea (theme) is repeated over and over and is changed each time.

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Minuet and trio-.

Minuet and trio- Minuet, trio minuet. Often the third movement of a piece. Used as a dance.

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Sonata Form

the form of a single movement.

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Romanticism

a movement in the arts and literature that originated in the late 18th century, emphasizing inspiration, subjectivity, and the primacy of the individual.