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Which French opera air did the title protagonist sing?
Monologue air
Ditrich bextehude was known for special concerts given at advent in Lubeck called what?
The Da capo aria set up certain expectations such as what?
ABA, the second A was highly ornamented by the singer on the spot.
In order of apearance, which four dances did Froberger fix into place?
Allemande, courante, sarabande, and gigue.
What does an idiomatic style imply?
A style that is written for that specific instrument and its origins and has a natural feel.
Variations over ground basses.
Harmonic, melodic, contrapuntal, rhythmic, and orchestration
Same as a prelude. A short piece of music, usually in no particular internal form, which may serve as an introduction to succeeding movements of a work that are usually longer and more complex.
A motif or phrase which is persistently repeated at the same pitch
Praeludiums in mid baroque had sections alternating of which kinds of textures?
The repeating rhythmic patterns, part of a tune, or a complete melody.
They are also somewhat improvisatory in style
Instruments incled the lute keyboard and harpsichord.
Which was the first Italian opera house and where was it?
Teatro di san cassiano. Venice in 1637
Who composed a military symphony with Turkish traits?
Did Mozart compse other works with Turkish Elements?
Mozart also included "turkish music" in his comic singspiel "The Abduction from the Harem"
Concerto grosso
"big concert" popular form of baroque music using an ensemble and usually having four to six movements in which the musical material is passed between a small group of soloists.
name composers who penned concerti grossi and solo concerti. What time period was it in?
Alessandro Stradella, Arcangelo Corelli, Francesco Geminani, Giuseppe Torelli, Antonio Vivaldi, Geaorge Handel, J.S. Bach. Baroque around 1680
Which keyboard instrument changed keyboard techniques and compositional styles by allowing contrasting dynamics by touch?
The piano.