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Baroque comes from the portugues word for? barocco
What is the name of the group of composers that believed that the lyrics were more important that the music camerata
Famous Baroque composer Bach
Who composed the Messiah? Handel
What is the name of the single voice line supported by a bass line? monody
Name of a bass line played by a low instrument? basso continuo
a famous composer whose music heightened opera? Monteverdi
A style of vocal music born in the same time as opera oratorio
a word meaning sung cantata
How many cantatas did Bach compose? 200

Baroque Music Word Search

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Opera
Telescope
Foreign Trade
Four Seasons
Water Music
Ave Maria
Messiah
Counterpoint
Contrast
Handel
Vivaldi
Bach

The Baroque Period Crossword Puzzle

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One of the most famous periods of music. baroqueperiod
One of the most famous type of music during the Baroque Period. Like a play opera
He wrote 120 cantanas handel
Multi-movement vocal works with instrumental accompaniment. Could be sacred or secular. cantatas
An extravagant style baroque
Volume tended to stay the same terraceddynamics
A preforming group based on instruments from the violin family orchestra
Claimed to have written 94 operas vivaldi
Was born on March 21, 1685 bach
Rythmic patterns that were heard at the beginning of a piece. unityofrythm

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Baroque Crossword

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Period of Music from 1600-1750 Baroque
Italian city that was an important centre for Baroque Music Venice
Class of people who listened to Baroque Music Nobility
Italian violinist and composer Vivaldi
___________ Vivaldi Antonio
Medium to long piece with soloist and a group accompaniment Concerto
The Four ________ by Vivaldi Seasons
String instrument Violin
German composer Bach
__________ Sebastian Bach Johann
Johann _________ Bach Sebastian
Instrument played by J.S. Bach Organ
The well-tempered _______ by Bach Clavier
City Bach came from Leipzig
Instrument from Baroque period ________ Viola
Instrument from Baroque period C____ Cello
Baroque keyboard Harpsichord
George Frideric _______ Handel
English composer Purcell
Piece played on instruments Sonata
Piece sung Cantata
Large instrument which strings which are plucked Harp
Dance suites composed by Bach Partita
The first piece in a Baroque suite Overture
A dance from an instrumental suite Allemande
A lively French dance Courante
A Spanish dance Sarabande
A lively Baroque dance Gigue
A moderate dance in four-four time Gavotte
A moderate dance in two-two time Bourée

Baroque Period Crossword

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A type of opening melody that is heard again and again. continuity of melody
This meant that a baroque piece usually expressed one basic emotion. unity of mood
Handel was the creator of a wonderful piece called....... messiah
The type of violinist that was Antonio Vivaldi virtuoso
In 1707 Handel visited this place italy
Vivaldi's music was...... innovative
Where Johann Sebastian Bach is from. Germany
Month Handel was born in February
Antonio Vivaldi's nickname. redpriest
Was Born in Halle, Germany handel
Antonio Vivaldi was an Italian composer from..... venice
The Four seasons were series of violin...... conciertos
Handel's first opera Agrippina
Where Vivaldi's music was published. amsterdam
As a teacher Bach was very considerate and .... with his students patient
The composers of this period used this type of texture. homophonic

Musical Composers Crossword

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Music reflected earlier modial style. Major/minor tonality. Baroque Composer Monteverdi
Last great English composer until the 19th century Purcell
Virtuoso Violinist, Composed the four seasons vivaldi
Wrote in every Baroque form except opera, generally wrote in polyphonic texture Bach
Italian Operas and English Oratio, Wrote the messiah handel
often called the father of the string quartet and symphony. Inspired by Messiah to write the oratio Creation Haydn
Wrote a huge number of masterpieces including don giovanni and his unfinished requiem mozart
Musical genius of the classical period. beethoven
Master of the art song Schubert
published only piano music, Romantic composer Schumann
Founder of the nocturne. Polish nationalist composer famous for his piano pieces Chopin
Incredible pianist and showman. Created the symphonic poem (tone poem) Liszet
Wrote symphony fantastique. Romantic composer who challenged the norm. berlioz
Music was viewed with suspicion by russian nationalists due to its western influences. Tchaikovski
Romantic composer who reflected classical forms in his music Brahms

Baroque Music - A Look at the Times Crossword

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It was a time of _______ detail and ornamentation. elaborate
In French, baroque means _______________. imperfectpearl
Many composers wrote music for only ____________. instruments
During this period, music for the __________ entertained audiences. stage
The first ____________ emerged. operas
Instrumental forms such as toccatas and _____________ became popular. fugues
_______________ were a form where composers could contrast different instruments. Concertos
The most famous oratorio of all time is Handel's _________. messiah
_______________ told religious stories with the help of soloists and a choir oratorios
Many musicians earned a living as an ____________ of churches, royalty, or wealthy families. employee
_______________ was one of the first self-employed musicians. handel
The baroque era came to an end with the death of ___________ in 1750. bach

Baroque Music Word Search

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Aria
Bach
Baroque
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Cantata
Concerto Grosso
Fugue
Gavotte
Gigue
Handel
Harmony
Minuet
Opera
Oratorio
Orchestra
Prelude
Recitative
Sarabande
Sonata
Vivaldi

Baroque Period Crossword Puzzle

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Description

One well-known composer of the Baroque Period. Johann Sebastian Bach
expressed one basic emotion. Unity of mood
Short musical idea. Motive
Combination of music and drama. Opera
Asked to write a certain piece for a specific occasion. Commision
Opening melody heard again and again Continuity of melody
Helped develope the opera. Claudio Monteverdi
Most composers wrote music on Commision
Composers stressed _ of sound Contrast
Musical group of instruments from violin family Orchestra

Classical Music Era Word Search

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