listen to the following excerpt. which instrument classification is represented?

# listen to the following excerpt. which instrument classification is represented?

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Just as there are quarter notes, there are quarter rests.False
A rest symbol indicates:A period of silence
In the Western music tradition, a note symbol (i.e., its shape) indicates both duration and pitch.False
In the Western music tradition, a note symbol (i.e., its shape) indicates pitch.False
In the Western music tradition, sound is represented in written form through musical __________.Notation
The value of the note serves as the basis for the relative value of all the other notes.Whole
A note's duration is indicated byWhether the note head is filled or not and the number of flags on the stem
Which of the two following statements is true?Time values in music are expressed in relative terms.
Time values in music are expressed in absolute terms.False
The text states that __________ is the essential element in music.Rhythm
An understanding of form enhances and improves one's appreciation of music.False
Music that follows an explicit story is often called program music.True
Form is a way of defining the organization of a piece of music.True
According to the text, it is a simple task to define the category of folk music.False
Folk music belongs to the community even though it may have been created by an individual. TrueTrue
The following excerpt features a solo performer. (:08)False
Listen to these two excerpts. Which excerpt comes from Section A of Chopin's tude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor?Excerpt 2 (:15)
This is a short excerpt from J.S. Bach's Air from the Suite No. 3 in D major. Listening to that excerpt, a casual listener would be more inclined to do which of the following? (:30)Enjoy the music as background
According to the text, all critics agree that jazz is a subcategory of art music.False
Which of the following excerpts is an example of jazz?Excerpt B (:15)
According to Booker T. Washington, plantation songs have nothing to do with religious fervor.False
This excerpt features which of the following? (:32)Vocal ensemble
Composers of art music create works that are passed on from generation to generation by listening, remembering, and imitating.False
Understanding form is not necessary for enhancing the appreciation of music.False
The following excerpt features a musical ensemble. (:09)True
The tude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by Frdric Chopin is an example of three-part form. (2:52)False
The casual listener regards music mainly as a mood enhancer or as a pleasant part of the environment.True
Structure is not a crucial aspect of music.False
Perceptive listeners are mainly concerned with judging the quality of the performance of a piece of music.False
Interpretation is one of the composer's most important tasks.False
The audible frequency spectrum in humans ranges between:16 and 20,000 Hertz
The following excerpt from Pictures at an Exhibition features low pitches. (:05)True
The frequency of the lowest sound that the normal human ear can perceive ranges between 16 and 20 HertzTrue
It is very important to recognize that pitch is a relative concept.True
Vibration may be represented in terms of frequency. The basic unit of frequency is called the Hertz. What does one Hertz represent?One cycle per second
Which of the following excerpts suggests increasing tension in the music? (:06 or :18)Excerpt B
A long string, if plucked really hard, will vibrate faster and thereby produce a higher pitch than a shorter string.False
The pitch letter names correspond to:The white keys on a piano keyboard
If you take any pitch on the keyboard, the next occurrence of the same letter name going towards the right (up) will vibrate:Twice as fast
The interval between any two adjacent C's on the keyboard is called a/aOctave
When keys that correspond to consecutive letter names are played sequentially they create aScale
The name of the white key in between the group of two black keys on the keyboard is:D
We refer to specific pitches or tones with letter names using the letters A through G.True
The black key to the right of the A on this keyboard can be called A sharp or BFlat
The black key to the right of G is called GSharp
The key indicated by the arrow above is correctly labeled.False
If the frequency of the C in the middle is 256 Hz, the corresponding frequencies on either side of that C are:512 Hz on the one to the right, and 128 Hz on the one to the left
Each line and space on the staff represents a different:Pitch
In musical notation, pitch is indicated exclusively by:The position of notes on the lines and spaces of the staff
The staff is a system of:Five lines and four spaces
The collection of parallel lines and spaces on which notes are written is called notation.False
In the Western music tradition, a note symbol (i.e., its shape) indicates duration.True
A note at the bottom of the staff has a higher pitch than a note at the top of the staffFalse
The distance between two pitches is called a/aninterval
Which of the following is a true statement?Octave is the name of a particular interval size
The distance between D and A (above that D) is a:Fifth
The two notes of an octave sound exactly the same due to the simple relationship of their frequencies.False
Ascending and descending intervals are calculated:Exactly the same
The volume of this excerpt is an example of crescendo. (:10)False
This musical excerpt is an example of piano volume (:10)False
This musical excerpt is an example of forte. (:11)True
The volume of this excerpt is an example of which of the following? (:29)Crescendo
Among other factors, composers started writing dynamic markings in their scores because:New instruments allowed for more dynamic ranges and contrast.
Composers started marking their scores with instructions about dynamics:Well into the 17th century
The volume of this excerpt is an example of which of the following? (:11)Piano
A pianist's skill in manipulating volume is usually referred to as the performer'stouch
The volume of this excerpt is loud. (:09)False
The volume of this excerpt is an example of decrescendo. (:19)True
As a musical concept, dynamics covers only the overall loudness or softness of a piece of music.False
Volume and dynamics are interchangeable terms.True
Aside from Carmina Burana (1937), Carl Orff is widely known for:His work in music education
Percussion players produce more or less volume by changing bow pressure and speed.False
Which of the following two excerpts uses soft dynamics? (:17 or :20)Excerpt B
For the most part, pianists and harpsichordists don't have direct contact with the strings of their instruments. Therefore, they manipulate sound through a........mechanism.keyboard
Despite being a great composer, Richard Wagner did not succeed in creating great operasFalse
Which of the following factors that influence dynamic change is at work in the following example? (:21)Energy
Listen to the following excerpt. Which instrument classification is represented? (:18)Chordophone
The instrument in this example is a/an: (:04)Membranophone
Listen to this excerpt from Midsummer Night's Dream. Which instrument classification is represented? (:11)Aerophone
Listen to the following excerpt. Which instrument classification is represented? (:10)Aerophone
The instrument in this example can be classified as a/an: (:32)Electrophone
This is the familiar image of a traditional drum set. According to instrument classification by sound source, which of the following groups are represented here?Idiophones and membranophones
Timbre is often referred to as _________ color.Tone
According to the classification of instruments by sound source, the one in this example is a/an: (2:41)Chordophone
The instrument featured in this example can be classified as: (:16)Chordophone
Listen to the following excerpt. Which instrument classification is represented? (:16)Idiophone
The electric guitar can be considered as both a chordophone and a/an:Electrophone
The Entry Chorus from Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi is sung by a chamber choir. (5:54)False
The soprano register lies between the alto and tenor vocal ranges.False
The song Dark Eyes is sung by a choir without instrumental accompaniment. This type of vocal group is called: (3:20)A Cappella choir
The English madrigal is characterized by: (1:55)The intensity of intimacy of the choral writing
The aria Lucevan le Stelle is composed for a/an: (3:16)Tenor
The aria Lucevan le Stelle is from the opera Gianni Schicci by Giacomo Puccini. (3:16)False
Timbre is often referred to as _________ color....
The tude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by Frdric Chopin is an example of three-part form. (2:52)False
The casual listener regards music mainly as a mood enhancer or as a pleasant part of the environment.True
Structure is not a crucial aspect of music.False
Perceptive listeners are mainly concerned with judging the quality of the performance of a piece of music.False
The tude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by Frdric Chopin is an example of three-part form. (2:52)False
The casual listener regards music mainly as a mood enhancer or as a pleasant part of the environment.True
The tude Op. 10 No. 12 in C minor by Frdric Chopin is an example of three-part form....
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Just as there are quarter notes, there are quarter rests. True

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