music for a while summary

Describe the style of this piece
italian style, lament
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give 4 examples of Baroque ornamentation used in this piece
mordents, appoggiaturas, grace notes, arpeggiation
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describe the structure
its in ternary form-ABA with third section shortened or rounded binary form
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describe the main keys in the piece
main keys: outer sections in A minor central section in its relative major c major
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what is an lament
a song displaying sorrowful feelings
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give 3 features traditionally used in laments
falling phrases, minor keys, slow tempo
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describe the instrumentation used in this set work
solo voice accompanied by harpsichord, lute and bass viol
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give an example of word painting
on the word wandering- its melismatic
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When was this piece composed
1692
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when was henry purcell born and when did he die
1659-1695
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give 4 examples of Baroque ornamentation used in this piece

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mordents, appoggiaturas, grace notes, arpeggiation

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describe the main keys in the piece

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what is an lament

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