Flashcards in Key Terms Deck (19)
Relative "highness or lowness" of a sound determined by frequency of vibration
How music moves in time; the organization of duration.
Horizontal line o pitches that contains contour.
Pitches sounded simultaneously.
Unique sound of individual instrument or voice.
Relationship between musical voices.
Unfolding of a piece, its narrative eg. A-A-B-A or 12 bar blues
Musical texture featuring call and response.
Two or more simultaneous, independent lines of approximately equal importance.
Pitch purposely lowered a semitone.
Section of a piece where all band members other than the soloist stop.
The B-section in an A-A-B-A or A-B-A
The sequence of chords of a song
Musical score used by jazz musicians.
A single playing through of the entire structure of a song.
The melody or written theme of a piee
Generic term for a musicians instrument.
A short melodic phrase.