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Keywords for GCSE Music Vocabulary




Keyword Vocabulary Written Explanation

Musical Devices Sequence
Imitation
Pedal
Ostinato
Playing Techniques Pizzicato (String)
(Orchestral) Tremolando (String)
Roll (Percussion)
Rhythmic Devices Syncopation
Rhythmic Features Triplets
Swing Rhythm
Dotted Rhythm
Tempo Largo
Moderato
Allegro
Presto
(You can use English in the exam)
Tempo Changes Rit
Rall…

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Dynamics pp
p
mp
mf
f
ff
Crescendo
Decrescendo
Diminuendo
sfz or sforzando/accent
Orchestral Families Strings
Woodwind
Brass
Percussion
Cadences Perfect V- I
Plagal IV ­ I
Imperfect I­V
Interrupted V - vi
Texture Monophonic
Homophonic
Polyphonic/Contrapuntal
Form Binary
Ternary
Rondo
Intro, Verse, Chorus, Middle 8,
Outro
Ornamentation Trill
Turn…

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