Flashcards in The Baroque Period Deck (8)
Name composers who wrote concertos in the baroque period
Vivaldi, Handel, Bach, Corelli, Telemann
Where would concertos in the baroque period have been performed?
In small venues like a room or chamber at a royal court, possibly a church
What instrument can you hear in the continuo?
Name features of Baroque music
Give examples of varied texture in baroque music
-Melody and accompaniment
-polyphonic or contrapuntal
What are terraced dynamics?
Sudden changes between loud and soft
What is diatonic harmony?
Music in major and minor keys