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The History of Classical Music

Baroque Quiz

1. What is the musical texture in which two or more melodic lines are played or sung simultaneously?
homophony
monophony
polyphony

2. What is a vocal number for solo singer and orchestra, which closely follows speech accents and rhythms?
aria
concerto grosso
recitative

3. What was the title of the musical director of a German town during the Baroque period?
cantor
conductor
kapellmeister

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