Music Listening - Paper B

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What is the texture when only one voice is singing? - HANDEL
Monophonic texture
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Which hand plays the melody in Prelude No.15? - CHOPIN
Right hand
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What musical device is created by repeated notes? - CHOPIN
Pedal
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What is one feature of Romantic music? - CHOPIN
Use of rubato
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How could you comment on the MELODY LINE in 'Something's Coming'? - BERNSTEIN
There are accented notes
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How could you comment on the RHYTHM in 'Something's Coming'? - BERNSTEIN
It's syncopated
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Describe two ways in which anticipation and excitement are captured in 'Something's Coming'? - BERNSTEIN
Exciting syncopated rhythms and use of crescendos
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Which 20th Century musical style influenced the music of 'Something's Coming'? - BERNSTEIN
Jazz music
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What style is 'Electric Counterpoint' written in? - REICH
Minimalism
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What time signature is 'Electric Counterpoint' in? - REICH
3/2
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In the piano solo part of 'All Blues' the soloist plays 12-bar choruses. Describe one feature of the music played by the piano - DAVIS
Swung rhythm
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Which two instruments accompany the piano soloist in 'All Blues'? - DAVIS
Drum kit and Double bass
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What musical skill is demonstrated in the music of the solo sections in 'All Blues' - DAVIS
Improvisation
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Name 4 sections commonly found ina complete rag performance. - RAG DESH
Gat, Jhalla, Alap, Jhor
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What instrument plays the opening seven-bar solo in Yiri? - KOKO
Balaphon
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What is the texture of the solo section at the beginning of Yiri? - KOKO
Monophonic
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How would you describe the metre of the solo section at the beginning of Yiri - KOKO
Free
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After the introduction, what is the interval between the two parts playing the melody in Yiri? - KOKO
An octave
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What two types of drum play in Yiri? - KOKO
Talking Drum and Djembe
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What century was 'Symphony No.40 in G minor' composed? - MOZART
18th Century
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What style is 'Symphony No. 40 in G minor' written in? - MOZART
Classical
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Card 2

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Which hand plays the melody in Prelude No.15? - CHOPIN

Back

Right hand

Card 3

Front

What musical device is created by repeated notes? - CHOPIN

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

What is one feature of Romantic music? - CHOPIN

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

How could you comment on the MELODY LINE in 'Something's Coming'? - BERNSTEIN

Back

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