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1

FILM
does diagetic and non diagetic mean?

Diagetic- in scene
non diagetic- when the actors can hear it

2

FILM
Describe leitmotif

Piece of music that repeats in films or memories

3

FILM
what was the period of the silent film?

1895- 1928

4

FILM
What is diagetic reveal?

panoramic view zooming out

5

FILM
What are click tracks?

metraknome

6

FILM
What is a mono thematic film score?

Score which is constructed upon a single melody

7

FILM
Name 5 main instruments used for western films

fiddle
banjo
harmonica
indian drum
jewo harp

8

SIXTIES
List 4 main features of Motown

-group of black singers
-call and response
-prominent bass guitar
-gospel piano

(Stevie wonder, Diana Ross, The Supremes)

9

SIXTIES
List 4 main features of soul

-Piano riffs
-catchy rhythms
-call and response
-vocal improvisations

(Ray Charles)

10

SIXTIES
List 3 main features of rock

-Electric guitar and vocals
-Strong distinct beat
-Rhythm section- bass guitar and drums

11

SIXTIES
List 4 main features of rhythm and blues

- simple melodies and chords
-repetition
-lyrics about oppression
-guitar bass and drums

12

THEATRE
What is climax?

building of suspence

13

THEATRE
What is a Libratto?

Entire text and music

14

THEATRE
Whats an overture?

The starting piece

15

THEATRE
What is a recitative

sung dialogue

16

THEATRE
What is a vaudeville?

british musical comedy

17

THEATRE
What does aria mean?

Solo song sung by soprano

18

THEATRE
define Opera Bouffe (2)

It is a specific type of opera
light music

19

what is Syllabic?

setting one syllable per note