Music - Key Terms

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