Music - Key Terms

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

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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