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Sound consist of

Pitch dynamic and tone color

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Pitch is compared with

High and low

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What id dynamics

The loudness and softness of the sound

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What is pitch

The highness and lowness of sounds

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What is tone color

Who or what makes the sound

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Rhythm consist of

Beat tempo and meter

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What is beat

Basic unit of time in music

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What is meter

Organization of beats into groups

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Forms of meter

Monometer one feet
Dimeter two feet
Trimeter three feet
Tetra meter four feet

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What is tempo

Speed of the beats

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What is harmony

Sounds working together to make a note

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What is a chord

3 notes working together

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Consonance

Major and minor tonal fusion

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Major is

Happy

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Minor is

Sad

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Dissonance

Notes that dont work together unstable tone combination

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Texture

The way things are put together

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Monophonic

One sound

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Homophonic

Multiple sounds but one main sound

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Polyphonic

Multiple sounds

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Form

Structure of a piece variation contrast repitiion

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Variation

The same but slightly different

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Repition

The same

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Contrast

Different

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Largo

Very slow broad

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Adagio

Slow leisurly

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Grave

Very slow heavy

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Andante

Walking pace

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Moderato

Moderatly

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Allego

Moderatly fast moving briskly

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Allegro molto

Much allegro moving brisky

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Vivace

Lively and fast

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Presto

Very fast

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Prestissimo

As fast as possible