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1.  Musicology was established in the 19th century, when scholars began study of what earlier composors (according to your text)?  Name 2 from Renaissance or Baroque period.
Palestrina, Lasso, Schüte, Bach
2.  Name the music critic who was an advocate of absolute music and attacked program music (last name).
3.  Name the composer who wrote an essay defending Berlioz's Harold Symphony's use of program music and the "instrumental poem".
4.  What was Franz Liszt's country or origin?
5.  What were Liszt's birth and death years?
6.  What was Liszt's piano teacher's, who was a student of Beethoven, last name?
7.  With which well-known composer of the time did Liszt study theory and counterpoint?  (first and last name)
Antonio Salieri
8.  Of which court was Liszt music director from approximately 1848 to 1861?
9.  Liszt wrote 13 symphonic works (i.e., Orpheus and Hamlet).  Not called "symphonies", name this 19th century form he helped develop
Symphonic Poem
10.  Who was the virtuoso violinist Liszt so admired during his early years and sought to match at the piano (last name)?
11.  Liszt wrote piano transcriptions for the lieder of which early 19th-century composer? (last name)
12.  According to lecture, in the poem "Mazeppa", on which Liszt's musical composition, Mazeppa, is based, after the horse ride, what happens to the rider?
He wakes up in a bed, his wounds being tended to, and is then crowned king
13.  Who wrote the poem Mazeppa?
Lord Byron
14.  What was Liszt's method of unifying a composition?
Thematic Transformation
15.  Clara Schumann was a famous performer on what instrument?
16.  What great composer lived with the schumanns (last name)?
17.  What are Johannes Brahms's birth and death years?
18.  Brahm's early compositions use Chopin's chromatic harmony and the singing style of which composer's character pieces?  (last name)
19.  What "form" are most of Brahms's six collections of short piano pieces in?
20.  Brahms wrote an ensemble piece for strings and an instrument that is a natural horn without valves.  Name that instrument.
21.  How many symphonies did Brahms write?
4 symphonies
22.  Brahms's 1st symphony is sometimes referred to as whose 10th symphony?
23.  20th century compoiser Arnold Schoenberg wrote an article about Brahms in which he labeled Brahms "the _______"
24.  Brahms purportedly had a long-lasting love with what composer's wife?
Robert Schumann
25.  What were Tchaikovsky's birth and death years?
26.  What was Tchaikovsky's country of origin?
27.  Name Tchaikovsky's three ballets.
Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker
28.  Name one of Tchaikovsky's two operas.
Eugene Onegin, The Queen of Spades
29.  When did Goethe write Faust, Part II?
30.  During what years did Victoria reign as Queen of England?
31.  When did Darwin publish "On the Of Species by Natural Selection"?
32.  When did Tolstoy publish "War and Peace"?
33.  When did Edison invent the phonograph?
34.  How many symphonies did Tchaikovsky write?
6 symphonies
35.  Tchaikovsky's last symphony is subtitled what?
36.  Based on class lectures, Tchaikovsky's deeply personal symphonies uncover a dialectic between freewill and what?
37.  What happened to Tchaikovsky approximately 8 days after the premiere of his last symphony?
He died
38.  Dvorak was called "the Bohemian ______"
39.  How many symphonies did Dvorak write?
9 symphonies
40.  According to class lectures, in 1892 Dvorak traveled to America and took the position of Director of what conservatory in NY?
National Conservatory of Music
41.  In 1895 in an article in Harpers, Dvorak wrote that Americans are great at so many things but not at composing classical music because instead of creating their own "American sound", they emulate the music of _______
Their German counterparts
42.  Which movement in Dvorak's 9th symphony opens with a melodic/rhythmic figure and use of timpani that are very similar to to opening of the 2nd mvt in Beethoven's 9th symphony?
43.  Dvorak was a "nationalist" composer, integrating folk elements from which country?
Bohemia (Czech Republic)
44.  What opera did Dvorak write in 1900 about a water nymph?
45.  Dvorak's 9th symphony is subtitled what?
"From the New World"
46.  What was Elgar's country of origin?
47.  In class, we listened to Elgar's "Nimrod", which is from his "Variations on an original theme", which is also known as the ________ variations
48.  According to your text, in the 1st half of the 19th century, Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti, Meyerbeer, and ________ were at the center or most often composers performed at opera houses.
49.  However, in the 2nd half of the 19th century, according to your tect, ________ dominated Italian opera and ________ dominated German opera.  (last names)
Verdi, Wagner
50.  Name the composer who wrote "Les Hugenots" and was a top composer or French Grand Opera (last name)
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