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Flashcards in Chopin- Prelude No.15 Deck (17):
1

what is the structure of the piece

a,b,a-,codeta

2

what is the overriding texture of the piece

homophonic

3

what is the texture of the coda start

monophonic

4

what is the repeated note called

pedal

5

is section B lower or higher than the pedal note and what hand is it in

lower
in the left hand

6

is section A higher or lower than the pedal note and what hand is it in

higher
in the right hand

7

describe the melody

acciaccatuira
chromatasism
sec b in left and lower than pedal
sec a in right hand and higher than pedal

8

what are the dynamics of section a

softer
quiter

9

what are the dynamics of section b

louder
harsher

10

what is the quiteist dynamic and loudest dynamic in the piece

pianissimo
fortissimo

11

what key is the pivot note

A flat/g#

12

what is the tonality

sec a = d flat major
sec b = c# minor

13

describe the harmony

dominant 7th chords
pivot note (pedal)

14

describe the instrumentation

piano

15

what does the piano use (dynamics, etc..)

diminuendos
cresendos
grace notes
cantabile legato

16

describe the tempo

RUBATO

17

what is the period/genre

romantic
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