Flashcards in Quiz 4 Deck (25)
Who is the “father” of Italian Grand Opera?
leading motive signature theme for each character in the story; move we associate with the character
Opera related to real things in life
What genre is related with verismo?
What are examples of verismo?
Carmen, Madama Butterfly
Who used past forms instead of experimentation?
How did Mahler make a living?
What is meant by a nationalist composer?
Wrote music in their own language, rejected dominance in Italian and German instrumental music, independence
How many symphonies did Brahms write?
instrumental music composed purely as music, and not intended to represent or illustrate something else.
a song written to be sung in recital, typically with piano accompaniment and often set to a poem
How did Mahler change art songs?
Used an orchestra instead of piano accompaniment
What are the 3 national schools of opera?
France, Germany, Italy
Who were the central figures in German Opera?
Carl Maria von Weber, Richard Wagner
Who is the character in the Nibelung?
What are the 4 parts of the Nibelung?
Das Rheingold, Die Walküre, Siegfried, Götterdämmerung
Song structure in which the same music is repeated with every stanza (strophe) of the poem, hymns,carols and as well as folk music & popular songs
proceeds from beginning to end without repetitions of whole sections; music follows storyline, vocal form in which there is new music for each stanza.
What is the longest opera during the Romantic Period?
Der Ring des Nibelungen
Who wrote Symphony No. 4 in e minor, op. 98 4th movement
What is the form of Symphony No. 4 in e minor, op. 98
Who composed Transcendental Études No. 10 in F minor
Who composed Otello?
Who composed Symphony No. 2 in C minor 4th movement