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Mass-produced & disseminated via the mass media POPULAR MUSIC
Sounds & silences, intention & perception MUSIC
Birth place of Jazz music NEW ORLEANS
This music buliding block sets the tone and is used to describe the soud TIMBRE
String of pitches MELODY
Frequency of high/low sounds PITCH
" Jeanie with the light brown hair" STEVEN FOSTER
Stars and Stripes Forever JOHN SOUSA
Military band brass bands
Refrain/chorus is _______ form AABA
12 bars with AAB form blues
Tiger Jazz is and example of _____________ jazz. hot
Theatrical fom descended from musics shows & ministrelsy vaudeville
Scott Joplin maple leaf rag
Europe Society Orchestra castle house rag
"catching like the smallpox" jazz craze
ODJB Tiger rag
El Manicero (the peanut vendor) Don Aziazu
Type of jazz latin
This man is considered the father of the blues W C Handy
"Blue skies" Irving Berlin
Usually sets of the dramatic context or emotional tone of the song verse
"Just Molly and me and baby makes 3" Blue Heaven
ABAC april showers
You are either a "belter" or a _____________ crooner
"I got rhythm" Gershwin
________ records race
Queen of blues. Was part of Race Records Mamie Smith

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Choir Vocabulary Review Crossword

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Short and detached Staccato
smooth and connected legato
sharp or flat signs placed on the staff to show key key signature
sign that lowers the pitch one half step flat
sign that raises the pitch one half step flat
medium soft mezzo piano
loud forte
loudness or softness (level of sound) dynamics
group of musicians performing together ensemble
2 or more tones sounding at the same time harmony
a succession of musical tones; the tune melody
lowest male voice bass
highest male voice tenor
lowest treble voice alto
highest treble voice soprano
tonal distance between 2 notes interval
smallest interval half step
home tone of the scale; keytone tonic
importance of one note over the others in a scale key
pattern or collection of pitches scale
highness or lowness of a musical sound pitch
number in the time signature that shows how many beats per measure top
number in the time signature that shows what type of note gets 1 beat bottom
two numbers stacked on each other that show the meter time signature
section of music between 2 barlines measure
vertical line that divides the music into measures barline
long sounds, short sounds, silence rhythm
steady pulse of the music beat
graff of 5 lines and 4 spaces on which music is written staff
treble clef shows notes higher than middle C
shows notes lower than middle C bass clef
grouping of treble staff and bass staff grand staff
two numbers stacked on each other to show the meter time signature
shows the end of a section of music double barline

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BAND Word Search

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intonation
beatles
perfection
adjudicate
allegro
andante
bach
band
bass
bassoon
beethoven
clarinet
coltrane
determination
director
ensemble
flute
focus
handel
haydn
horn
jazz
ledzeppelin
maestro
march
marimba
nirvana
oboe
orchestra
pepband
percussion
practice
presto
ruff
saxophone
sousa
stevensville
syncopation
treble
trombone
trumpet
tuba
work
xylophone
yellowjacket

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Musical Terms Word Search

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instrument
song
tenor
alto
music
piano
treble
key signature
tune
style
musical
sound
play
lyrics
composers
baritone
soprano
modern
verse
classical
pop
jazz
voice
choir
melody
rhythm
harmony
fortissimo
crescendo
notes
beats
bass
forte
dynamic
sharp
pitch
tempo
duration
clef
articulation

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Jazz and blues music Word Search

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African-Americans
Muddy waters
Mozelle Alderson
high pitch
low pitch
Willie dixon
Jimmy reed
piano
guitar
blues
jazz

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Rock 'n' Roll & Blues: Crossword

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What does rock and roll music originate from? BLUES
A famous rock 'n' roll singer - Elvis _______ PRESLEY
Rock around the _____ CLOCK
Famous Elvis song - _________ Rock JAILHOUSE
Bill Haley & The ______ COMETS
Rock 'n' Roll music began in the ____'s 1940
Another type of music formed from blues music - ______ and Blues RHYTHM
Bessie _____was a famous blues singer SMITH
Blues music originatedin rural _______ AMERICA
Blues music began in the early ____'s 1920
Another famous Blues singer was Eric _______ CLAPTON
Blues music was created by African ______ SLAVES
____ music also came from the blues JAZZ
Chuck _____ - a famous rock n roll singer BERRY
Johnny B. _____ - famous rock n roll song GOODE
The _______ - famous rock n roll band BEATLES
The _______ Stones - another famous rock n roll band ROLLING
B. B. ____ - blues singer KING
Led ________ - blues band ZEPPELIN
____ Best - drummer of The Beatles PETE

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Music Genres Crossword

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A polynesian dance form Hula
A type of German song, typically for solo voice accompanied with piano Lieder
Soothing song played for children Lullaby
Words and nonsense syllables are chanted in rhythmic harmony to support the stylized melody of the lead singer Doowop
Influenced by jazz, usually having topical lyrics Calypso
style of music that often expresses feelings of sadness Blues
a ballroom dance in which the dancers revolve in perpetual circles, taking one step to each beat Waltz
serves to honor our country’s forefathers and for national unity Patriotic
an up-tempo style of disco music characterized by deep bass rhythms, piano or synthesizer melodies, and soul music singing House
It is a form of electronic dance music.Techno beats have a distinct sound to them Techno
characterized by the intensity of feeling or expressing deep emotion. Soul
music sung on syllables instead of words Scat
a form of religious music that contains elements of Jazz and Blues Gospel
rhythmic 70’s style of music with a strong bass beat, trumpets, keyboards, electric guitars, and vocals Funk
music is characterised by a strong influence from hardcore punk and the use of screamed vocals Screamo
It is a type of traditional Mexican folk music. Usually has maracas. Mariachi
style of blues played on the piano with a strong, fast beat Boogie Woogie
has heavy band, and sometimes has aggressive vocals Heavy Metal
It is rhythmic, and was birthed out of blues music. Jazz
has an island feel, and is usually accompanied by piano or organ Reggae
The vocalist sing with drama. Each word is pronounced clearly Musical Theatre
typically has banjos in it, and can be mistaken for country music Bluegrass
pieces sung by a choir Choral
It is sung with aggression. Uses little vibrato (vibration in your vocal cords.) Sometimes the main instrument you hear is the guitar. Rock
songs without vocals Instrumental

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60s Music Terms Crossword

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music style reliant on improvisation and avoiding traditional tunes, repeating chord progressions, and regular pulse. Free Jazz
music style featuring harmonically static stretches based on a single scale or mode. Modal Jazz
a style of music composition based on a radically reduced amount of musical material, thus relying on static harmony, patterned rhythms, and repetition. Minimalism
resembling the minor scale but with a raised sixth degree Dorian Mode
a remarkable singer by any standard, could use her capacious voice both as a jazz instrument and as a vehicle for words. Sarah Vaughn
a postmodern style of composition that incorporates modernist and pre modernist elements New Romanticism
the mixing of modernist and pre modernist styles in a way that emphasizes their contrasts. Postmodernism
a minimalist style in which two or more identical parts are played in slightly different tempos. Phase Music
the thick instrumental texture associated with 1960s popular recordings produced by Phil Spector. Wall of Sound
an office building at 1619 Broadway in New York City, in the 1960s a center for popular songwriting and publishing. Brill Building
the American fascination with the Beatles and other British bands in the 1960s. British Invasion
a southern Californian rock style of the 1960s that emphasizes loud electric guitars, heavy reverb, rapid tremolo picking, and the use of Middle Eastern scales and borrowings from the Mexican mariachi. Surf Music
popular style featuring country-style vocals, polished instrumental and vocal backings, and the downplaying of traditional instruments such as fiddle and banjo. Nashville sound
style of 1960s soul music that resembles mainstream pop in its use of smooth vocals and string sections. Motown Sound

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Science and sound Word Search

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voice
howl
near
far
radio
television
recorder
sing
ears
listen
whistle
bark
sound wave
amplify
blow
pluck
echo
decibel
rhythm
loud
quiet
vibration
soft
pitch

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George Gershwin Word Search

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russian
opera
musicals
swanee
george
gershwin
let 'em eat cake
new york symphony
broadway
hollywood
brooklyn
la la lucille
composer
piano
porgy and bess
concerto in f
lullaby for Strings
Jazz
Blues
American in Paris
Rhapsody in Blue

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1970s Crossword Puzzle

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Was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers the United States and powers in the Soviet Union. Coldwar
A permanent wave for men,involves the use of heat and/or chemicals to break and reform the cross-linking bonds of the hair structure. Maleperm
Running naked in public streaking
Typically soul-influenced and melodic with a regular bass beat and popular particularly in the late 1970s. disco
A transparent electric lamp containing a viscous liquid in which a brightly colored waxy substance is suspended, rising and falling in irregular and constantly changing shapes. lavalamp
A car with a longer body than usual, incorporating a large carrying area behind the seats and having an extra door at the rear for easy loading. stationwagon
Each of a pair of boots, or metal frames attached to shoes, with four or more small wheels, for gliding across a hard surface. rollerskates
A popular name, taken from the title of a film, for the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) of President Ronald Reagan. starwars
A novel (1969) by Mario Puzo. godfather
Is a 1975 American thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg. jaws
A White House political scandal that came to light during the 1972 presidential campaign dealing with Nixon. watergate
Is a 1976 American sports drama film directed by John G. Avildsen and both written by and starring Sylvester Stallone. rocky
Is a 1978 American musical romantic comedy film directed by Randal Kleiser and produced by Paramount Pictures. grease
A 1971 horror novel by William Peter Blatty. exorcist
Rod Stewart gave him the nickname "Sharon" and he also has "Rocket Man" after his second album. eltonjohn
An English rock band formed in London. pinkfloyd
Is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist. bobsegar
Prominent performers of the disco music era in the late 1970s. The group sang recognisable three-part tight harmonies. beegees
An American pianist, singer-songwriter and a composer. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, he has become the sixth best-selling recording artist and the third best-selling solo artist in the United States. billyjoel
An English rock band formed in London in 1968. The band's heavy, guitar-driven sound, rooted in blues and psychedelia on their early albums. ledzeppelin
An American rock band, sometimes referred to as "the Bad Boys from Boston"and "America's Greatest Rock and Roll Band". aerosmith
A British-American rock band formed in July 1967, in London. The band have sold more than 100 million records worldwide, making them one of the best-selling bands of all time. fleetwoodmac
a British rock band that formed in London in 1970. The classic line-up was Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, and John Deacon. queen
An American former professional baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons. Was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1993. reggiejackson
A contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating in the same direction around a track. rollerderby
Improved from a league-worst 1–13 record the previous year, finishing with a 5–9 record and third place in the newly formed AFC Central. steelers
Is a two-player connection game in which the players first choose a color and then take turns dropping colored discs from the top into a seven-column, six-row vertically suspended grid. connectfour
A low-riding tricycle, usually made of plastic, with an over-sized front wheel. bigwheel
Is an American card game that is played with a specially printed deck. uno
Is a toy brand created by Parker Brothers and currently owned by Hasbro. nerf
An air filled punching bag for children. punchtoys
Is one of the earliest arcade video games and the very first sports arcade video game. It is a tennis sports game featuring simple two-dimensional graphics. pong
Was a collectible conceived in 1975, by advertising executive Gary Dahl. petrock
Is a 1970 American satirical black comedy war film directed by Robert Altman and written by Ring Lardner, Jr. mash
An animated series produced by Filmation and was aired on ABC during the 1974–1977 seasons. gilligan

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