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1

During the classical era

Artistocracy and the middle class believed that musical training was an important skill

Wind and brass instruments were used in the orchestra to add color and provide contrast

2

During the classical era three highly important musical forms were established which are still used today

Symphony
String quartet
Keyboard sontata

3

The majestic work for choir which Beethoven composed in his late carrer

Missa Solemnis
(Solenm mass)

4

Harmonies during the classical era were based upon

Major + minor scales / tonality

5

Mozart composer works in which of the following genres

Symphonies
String quartets
Sontats for violin and Piano

6

A classical concerto is a musical work composed for

Instrumental solos and orchestra