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1

name 3 instruments that play the three note motif at the start of the extract

Violins
Clarinet
flute

2

what musical device is heard in the horn and bassoon part in the first subject

pedal

3

a sonata form has three main sections what are they

exposistion
development
recapictulation

4

what is the structure of the piece

sonata form
no intro
codeta

5

what is the texture of the codeta

homophonic

6

what key is the first subject in

G minor

7

describe the melody of the piece

chromatic in the second subject
stepwise
desending sequences
the development has a 3 note motif

8

describe the dynamics

first subject is fast and lively
piano
forte in bars 28-44
legato

9

what is the tonic note of the piece

G minor

10

when does the music modulate

during the bridge

11

what does the development avoid

tonic and dominant notes

12

describe the harmony

chord 5 is used
perfect cadence in b flat
triad in b flat major in violins
semitones

13

what notes are used in the development

E minor, A minor, D minor, G minor, C major, f major, b flat major,

14

describe the instrumentation

small orchestra- violas,violins,horns,bass,clarinet.....


15

describe the rhythm

first subject- fast, liveley
quavers and crotchets
second subject has longer note values

16

what genre is the piece

classical

17

when was the piece written/composed

1788