'Isms' of Music

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Can you name the 'Isms' of Modern Music?

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DescriptionMusical Movement
Movement in music where a piece references music of the past.
Musical movement associated with opera, showcasing the gritty parts of life
Associated with the systematic ordering of 12 tones in the chromatic scale.
Thought of as an escape from the modern world. 'Art for art's sake.'
Rejected musical tradition and incorporated new sounds relating to machinery.
Conscious effort by composers to create new sounds in music.
Literally means 'Coming from the art'.
The exploration of other musical cultures and eventual synthesis of ideas

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Created Apr 26, 2010ReportNominate
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