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Flashcards in Form Deck (10):
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Repetition

creates a sense of cohesion and organization.

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Contrast

creates tension and interest, and it helps clarify structure.

3

Can you name the types of form?

Binary, Ternary, Sonata, Variation, and Rondo.

4

Describe Binary form.

Contains two sections of equal length, which are often repeated.

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Describe Ternary form.

Contains three sections of equal lengths. The first and last sections are the same and the one in the middl provides contrast.

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Describe Sonata form.

larger form; grew from binary and ternary form.

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What are the types of Sonata form?

Exposition, Development, and Recapitulation.

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Describe Exposition.

Contains at least 2 contrasting themes, which are in different keys.

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Describe Development.

The thematic material is explored, broken apart, transformed, or sometimes new material is introduced.

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Describe Recapitulation.

Thematic material is restated, bit this time it's in the "home" key.