Textbook Notes (367,866)
Canada (161,461)
VPMA99H3 (11)
Andy Lee (11)
Chapter 15

Chapter 15 Study Guide

2 Pages
94 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Music and Culture
Course
VPMA99H3
Professor
Andy Lee
Semester
Winter

Description
Chapter 15 The Early Classic Period: Instrumental Period Prelude -Characteristics of instrumental music in opera -periodic phrasing -songlike melodies -diverse material -contrasts of texture and style -touches of drama -piano replaced harpsichord and clavichord -sonata became leading genre for solo and chamber music -concerto and symphony dominated orchestral music -Baroque instrumental music fell out of fashion, like preludes, toccatas, fugues, chorale setting and dance suite -keyboard sonata in three or four movements of contrasting mood and tempo Sonata -sonata form is expanded version of binary form -first section move from tonic to dominant (relative major minor) present principal ideas organized into smaller phrases -second section begins with opening theme on dominant before modulating to other key ends
More Less

Related notes for VPMA99H3

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit