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TWO OR MORE TONES SOUNDING TOGETHER
HARMONY
THE CONSISTENT PULSE THAT OCCURS THROUGHOUT A RHYME, SONG, OR RECORDED MUSICAL SELECTION
BEAT
THE MUSIC THE CONDUCTOR USES

CONTAINS ALL PARTS OF A MUSICAL COMPOSITION
SCORE
MUSIC OF A PARTICULAR PEOPLE, NATION, OR REGION
FOLK MUSIC
A SONG STYLE THAT FOLLOWS A SIMPLE QUESTION AND ANSWER PATTERN IN WHICH THERE IS A LEADER AND A GROUP RESPONDS
CALL AND RESPONSE
A COMPLETED ARRANGEMENT OF MUSIC
COMPOSITION
A SYMBOL WHICH RAISES THE PITCH OF A NOTE ONE-HALF STEP
SHARP
A DIRECTOR OF AN ORCHESTRA OR CHORUS
CONDUCTOR
A PERSON WHO WRITES MUSIC
COMPOSER
TWO OR MORE PARTS PERFORMING THE SAME PITCHES OR MELODY AT THE SAME TIME
UNISON
THE ORGANIZATION OF SOUND
BEATS PER MEASURE
RHYTHM
THREE OR MORE DIFFERENT TONES PLAYED OR SUNG AT THE SAME TIME
CHORD
THE DISTINCTIVE OR CHARACTERISTIC MANNER IN WHICH THE ELEMENTS OF MUSIC ARE TREATED
STYLE
THE REPETITIVE PART OF A SONG THAT OCCURS BETWEEN THE VERSES

A GROUP OF SINGERS
CHORUS
THE DISTANCE BETWEEN TWO NOTES
INTERVAL
THE TUNE OF A SONG
MELODY
A SIGNAL GIVEN BY THE DIRECTOR OF A PERFORMING GROUP TO BEGIN
CUE
THE MUSICAL LADDER MADE UP OF A SET OF FIVE PARALLEL LINES AN DFOUR SPACES ON WHICH MUSIC IS WRITTEN
STAFF
SINGING OR PLAYING ALONE
SOLO
A SYMBOL WHICH LOWERS THE PITCH OF A NOTE ONE-HALF STEP
FLAT
The highness or lowness of a particular note
PITCH
VARYING DEGREES OF LOUD AND SOFT
HOW LOUD OR SOFT THE MUSIC IS
DYNAMICS
QUALITY OF SOUND THAT DISTINGUISHES ONE INSTRUMENT, VOICE, OR SOUND SOURCE FROM ANOTHER
TIMBRE
THE WAY INDIVIDUAL PARTS OF MUSIC ARE LAYERED OR THE NUMBER OF SOUNDS OCCURRING SIMULTANEOUSLY
TEXTURE
A NARRATIVE SONG

A SONG THAT TELLS A STORY
BALLAD
SPEED OR PACE OF MUSIC
TEMPO
THE ORGANIZATION OF A MUSICAL COMPOSITION
FORM
THE HIGHEST FEMALE VOICE
SOPRANO
THE LOWEST FEMALE VOICE
ALTO
THE LOWEST MALE VOICE
BASS
RELATED TO THE SENSE OF HEARING
AURAL
THE HIGHEST MALE VOICE
TENOR
THE SCIENCE OF SOUND
ACOUSTICS