Flashcards in Fugue Terminology Deck (13):
A fugue is based on imitative _______, usually containing ___ or ____ voices.
counterpoint; 3; 4
Within a fugue, a short theme called a _____ is stated by a single unaccompanied voice.
The _____ is the entry of a section voice, which imitates the subject.
The answer is usually transposed to the ____ of the subject.
When the imitation is the EXACT transposition of subject, it is called the ____ answer.
If one or more pitches are modified in the subject's transposition, it called a _____ answer.
The ______ includes the initial entries of the subject or answer by all voices.
True or false: Only the first voice entry is unaccompanied.
True. Voices entering after the first are accompanied by other voices.
Within the exposition is the ______, which is a melodic idea played against the subject or answer.
Within the exposition, there will be a ____ or bridge, which provides a smooth harmonic transition back to the tonic for the entry of the subject.
The _______ occurs after the exposition. It consists of reappearances of the subject in various keys.
Passages that separate the reappearances of the subject are called ______.