Music - Key Terms

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F X L O A C O X G Y X K A G M X X N T M Y
E J G N G O X L C P V W K K I L K H D A L
G V J T I L I E R L I O C I T M X G T L M
O G K W N B R Q T R O T Q B N F E H N Y Q
Q X N Y C H R O M A T I C S A X N D A V C
M T X T D O R J D K F C A S N R O H N P C
R P L I N T E R R U P T E D I F R M I V G
K E Q H A K D L O H R A S R M T D D M G W
R D L O C J J H S H X R V Q O D E U O I Y
O A X K B Y B O Q F K Y E A D S C G D S Q
V L J I J D L T X C N I Q R K H K R B C Y
U I X V B W O G R O U N D B A S S U U Q B
T I E R C E D E P I C A R D E Q J Q S F Y
P M G S J R S D D C D L M Y L S B F E R A
N S G U I N D U D X T A I L T B G U S T M
D I S C O R D W P M O D U L A T I O N O E
N B S R M C M I G R H I V H R S T D K J U
A P B V T T V W T K P R E V C I E X J N O
F L V T W B K T G T H C Q O W B H X A D L
S K E K L E N C B E T F G Y H X C X W T D
J X D L O S U R R H K H E U K B J R Q V E

Clues

  • A bass note held (or repeated) throughout a passage of music. (5)
  • A single note that is held on or repeated in the bass. (5)
  • Sometimes the final cadence of a piece in a minor key ends with a major chord instead of the expected minor. (15)
  • This cadence is a surprise, you think it will be perfect. (11)
  • This chord is known as the fifth degree of the scale, V. (8)
  • This chord is known as the fourth degree of the scale, IV. (11)
  • This harmony uses notes from outside the key to give the chords more 'colour'. (9)
  • Used in Baroque music where a bass part is repeated throughout the piece. Can last many bars before it is repeated. (10)
  • When a piece of music changes to a closely related key. For the tonic, this would be the dominant, subdominant or the relative major or minor. (10)
  • When two chords disagree with eachother. (7)

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Samuel Richardson

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A tricky quiz search here! This also works excellently as a crossword or a set of flash cards. 

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