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Parisian chanson, melody competes between cantus and tenor, lute and piano arrangements also
 
French dance pair the performers would ornament
 
Much like the ricercar, this particular piece was in minor and had a major third at the end
 
Instrumental, imitative, a French genre has a similar name
 
First ever arrangement was a tenorlied. Strophic, about his hometown
 
Chant incorporated as cantus firmus, alternation btw instrument and choir. 1510
 
Easy to sing, AAB, militant tone, another composer made it into a tenorlied
 
Uses points of imitation, dissonance, prima practica
 
Six part motet, changing voice combinations, alterations btw homophonic and polyphonic
 
Parody mass on his earlier motet
 
Anthem representative of type of music performed in England cathedrals
 
Variations based on folk song, virginal
 
English madrigal, ABCDCBA form based on contrast of texture
 
Lute ayre, descending tetrachord, AABBCC, through composed
 
Much dissonace, exaggerates text interpretation, madrigal
 
Weird like another piece, but Artusi spoke out against this one
 
One of first compositions indicating embellishment in score, an educational piece
 
Opera, example of new Stile Representativo, monody
 
First truly successful opera, chromatic shapes indicate sadness
 
Considered greatest 17th C opera, contains Dur ti miro duet
 
Concerted motet, simple harmonies, engaging rhythms, short melodies draw attention to text. Singers in different parts of church
 
Concerted motet, textual recall expands this into full motet
 
Chant used as cantus firmus, alternate choir with instrument. 1635
 
Story taken from book of judges, has Nbii6, oratorio
 
Trio sonata, variation form, 2 violins, basso continuo
 
Has binary form and beginnings of functional tonality
 
Used a technique called scordatura, programmatic sonata
 

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