And the glory of the lord

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What is an Oratorio?
A religious work made up of many solo songs
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What is COUTRAPUNTAL?
number of melodies moving at the same time
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What is the BASS CONTINUO?
Organ
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What are terraced Dynamics?
sudden changes in volume
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what instruments were used?
SATB choir/string ochestra
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What was the texture?
Homophonic and Ployphonic
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What was the tonality?
DIATONIC - using notes in a key
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What key is the piece in?
A major however changes to E/B Major
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What is the tempo?
ALLERGO except for last 3 bars which are ADAGIO (slow)
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What is the tempo?
3 bpb
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What is HEMILOAS?
where the 3 bob changes to 2bpb (bars 9-10)
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What is the mood?
joyful - created by major key and fast tempo
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