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Glossary of ACA DECA: Music Scrimage Tests

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Whic interval in considered the simplest?
octave
The MOST basic element in music is?
rythm
Which statement best characterizes the principle of rythm?
movement in time
The white notes on a keyboard denotes which kind of scale?
diatonic
Whic hstatement BEST identifies the influence of the renaissance spirit on learning?
preparation of numerous subjects
In musical notation, sharps and flats are known as
accidentals
Rests in music notation ae signs of
silence
A half step is also called a
semitone
dynamics refer to
volume
the term for melodic lines heard on against another is
counterpoint
counterpoint is also known as
polyphony
which was most influential on the rise of the arts in renaissance society?
exploration and trade
Whic genre resulted from Renn era religious reforms?
chorale and cantana
Which type of chant would MOST likely have been discourages by the council of trent?
sequences
Whic innovative music printing technique was used by Petrucci?
triple impressions (three fold process)
All of the following are elements of early Renaissance muscal style EXCEPT
mannerism
Pervading imitation is a strcutural technique in which each voice enters
one at a time
Which intervals are considered today to be perfect consonances?
octave and fifth
the voice entries in pervading imitation style are known as
points of imitation
Whic term reflects single line sacred melodies from the Renaissance era?
chants
Which of the following is the literal translation of ther term canon?
rule
the choice of melodic material in the cantus firmus, parody and motto mass structures are all similar in that the meoldy is from which kind of source?
preexistent
Which Renaissance instrument is used in elementary school classrooms toady?
recorder
A brass players lip pressure on the mouthpiece is called
embouchure
An intabulation shows the player where to place the
fingers
Which compositional element is manipulated to draw outt he emotional force of the work o magnum mysterium by Victoria?
mensuration
What word BEST characerizes Renaissance Toccata form?
extroverted
Dance forms were an important part of which late renn genre?
instrumental
Fantasias would MOST probably be composed for which type of renn audience?
reservata
Late renaissance chromaticism occurs when pitches are used
outside the modal scale

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