Final Examination Review Mixed Ensemble Spring 2016 Raleigh Charter High School Dr. Cynthia C. Brown I. Baroque and Classical Eras Study the handouts, tests, comparison chart, video and lecture notes on the music in the Baroque and Classical eras. II. Literature A. For all the literature of this semester, be able to match the composer to their composition, the composer to the timeframe in which they composed, the composer to their nationality and the poet to the text B. Be prepared to know a general translation for foreign texts. C. Study background material on the literature (especially any program notes written on the score). Be sure to look over your composer/composition paragraphs. III. Short Answer (Know the historical eras where appropriate.) Three musical textures Three musical harmonic systems Three scales in tonal music Two systems of dynamics Seven elements of music IV. Musical Terminology Be prepared to define the following terms: Crescendo Decrescendo Divisi Unison A tempo Poco ritard Allargando Vivace Larghetto Súbito pp Legato Un poco meno mosso Non diminuendo Acelerando Sempre Rallentando Tempo I Allegro con brio V. International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) Using your IPA sheet, be prepared to transcribe texts from this semester’s literature into IPA. VI. Score Study You will be asked to identify and label certain aspects of a choral score. VII. Theory The theory portion will be cumulative from Unit 1 to the last unit level of this semester’s work. VIII. Singing Test This will be an average of all the singing test scores from this semester.