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Flashcards in Baroque Deck (12):
1

Oratorio

Opera
Sacred
Aria
Recitative

2

Recitative

Found in opera
Sing/speech

3

Da capo aria

Repeat section
Ternary form (ABA)

4

Coloratura

High decorative singing

5

Ornamentation

Acciacatura
Mordent
Trill

6

Obbligato

Instrumental solo with vocal line

7

Passacaglia

Variation over a ground bass

8

Ground bass

Repeated bass line

9

Concerto grosso

Ripieno
Concertino
Basso continuo

10

Ripieno

Big group in concerto grosso

11

Concertina

Soloists in a concerto grosso

12

Basso continuo

Bass line by harpsichord and cello/bassoon