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1

Tempo of twentieth century pieces

Frequent changes

Changes of time signature

2

Dynamics of twentieth century pieces

Change frequently and often very greatly

3

Tonality of twentieth century pieces

Often unexpected key changes

Sometimes atonal - no key

Unusual scales

Chromaticism

4

Articulation in twentieth century pieces

Very wide ranging

5

Character of twentieth century pieces

General mood may change often

Complex rhythms

Dissonance

Jazzy

Folk type melodies

Wide ranging jagged melodies

Atmospheric

6

What are examples of twentieth century musicians?

Ravel, Bartok and Debussy