When a main tune alternates with serveral contrsting sections (ABACA etc.)
A good example of a rondo was the Carillon by Francis Poulenc which went ABACADAEABDA
Important Styles of Baroque
Concerto-Solo instruments & orchestra, or for a group of 2-4 soloists.
Opera- a musical play with an orchestra, Composed as solo's (arias and choruses) and the story as a speech
Oratorio- Opera on a biblical story performed without action or scenery
Suite-contrasting dance's played together as a set
Trio Sonata- 7 violins with a continuo part played by cello, harpsichord or organ.
Notes of the bass clef
On the Lines: Good
In the spaces: All
Tones and Semi-tones & Chord Cliches
1 6 4 5 1 6 2 5 1 4 2 5
C Am F G C Am Dm G C F Dm G