Flashcards in Forms at Play: Theme and Variations; Rondo Deck (12):
Classical style demands ___ from the audience.
Work. Familiarity with form creates understanding, understanding creates expectations and composers play with expectations.
Classical music requires ___ ___ of the listener.
Difference between basso obstinate and passacaglia.
Passacaglia is a repeated patterns of chords. Basso obstinate is continuous melodic rhythmic content.
Rondo shows resemblance to the Baroque ___ form.
Difference between Mozart and Bach
Mozart has higher tone, clarity, and elegance vs. Bach is rigorous and obsessive.
In a passacaglia, the ___ was the most important, while in Classical music, the ___ is most important.
Classical puts the emphasis on the decorative and ornamental. True or false?
Rondo is often the ___ movement of a multi-movement work.
Rondo is like ___ form.
Rondo features refrain-like material that...
How is a rondo different from ritornello form?
- Contrast isn't solo vs. group.
- Returns of "A" are in the same key.
- Returns are often played with.