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What are the 3 main eras of classical music?
Baroque, classical, romantic
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What years were the baroque era?
1600-1750
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What years were the classical era?
1750-1825
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what years were the romanic era?
1825-1900
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What is an Ornamentation?
Trills, turns and mardents
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what is a continuo?
constant keyboard accompaniment
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what is an orchestra usually made up of?
Mostly strings
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What is Melisma?
More than one note per syllable
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What is Binary form in terms of A and B?
AB
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What is ternary form in terms of A and B?
ABA
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What is rondo form in terms of A and B?
ABACADA
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What are the 3 important composers?
Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven
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what is syllabic?
one note for each word
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