Exam 1 Medieval-Renaissance

Question 1 1 out of 1 points
When a single syllable of text is spread over several notes in a chant, that section of the chant is considered to be

Selected Answer: Melismatic
Question 2 1 out of 1 points
Which composers are most associated with early polyphonic music called organa (singular organum)?

Selected Answer: Leonin and Perotin
Question 3 1 out of 1 points
Click on the link below to listen to an audio example. The voices heard are
Medieval Example .mp3

Selected Answer: Two male soloists throughout
Question 4 1 out of 1 points
Which composer’s work is most associated with the Counter Reformation and the work of the Council of Trent (1545 to 1563)?

Selected Answer: Palestrina
Question 5 1 out of 1 points
Click on the link below to listen to an audio example. Which statement is NOT true?
Musical Example.mp3

Selected Answer: It is an example of a madrigal
Question 6 1 out of 1 points
Medieval secular music was often performed by

Selected Answer: All of the above
Question 7 1 out of 1 points
What is the meaning of the term “Franco-Flemish” as it applies to Renaissance music?

Selected Answer: Renaissance music begun in northern France, Holland, and Belgium
Question 8 1 out of 1 points
Click on the link below to listen to an audio example (Medieval). There is melismatic singing in this performance.
Medieval Example .mp3

Selected Answer: True
Question 9 1 out of 1 points
Which of the following is an example of word painting?

Selected Answer: In a madrigal, on the word “heaven” the melody ascends.
Question 10 1 out of 1 points
Music that is performed a cappella is performed

Selected Answer: Without instrumental accompaniment
Question 11 1 out of 1 points
Which of the following in not Renaissance secular vocal music?

Selected Answer: Motet
Question 12 1 out of 1 points
The painting pictured in the link below is a religious painting referred to “iconic” art due to its lack of depth and the symbolic representation of the figures. This painting is an example of
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Selected Answer: Medieval art
Question 13 0 out of 1 points
Click on the link below to listen to an audio example. This piece is an example of what kind of music?
Musical Example.mp3

Selected Answer: Polyphonic
Question 14 1 out of 1 points
Click on the link below to listen to an audio example (Medieval). This example sung in Latin is an example of
Medieval Example .mp3

Selected Answer: All of the above
Question 15 1 out of 1 points
Hildegard of Bingen’s music is similar to Gregorian chant in that it

Selected Answer: Is monophonic and is written with unmeasured rhythms.

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