Music - Key Terms

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

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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