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2. What is a feature of Classical music which is different from Baroque music?

  • Simple harmonies
  • Fewer ornaments
  • Irregular phrase lengths
  • Repetition

3. What is the approximate date of the Classical period?

  • 1700 - 1900
  • 1750 - 1820
  • 1700 - 1850
  • 1860 -1950

4. What is a chorus?

  • A serious opera, often with a mythological theme
  • A piece in an opera, oratorio or cantata sung by the choir
  • A shorter version of an opera
  • A vocal piece accompanied by the harpsichord

5. What is a basso continuo?

  • Switching between related keys
  • A continuous bass part
  • A short musical idea
  • A solo improvisation

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