Classical Music

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Classical Music: 

Classical Music

Francis Couperin: 

Francis Couperin 1668-1733 Style galant Keyboard Playful titles

Classical Style: 

Classical Style Definition 1: More serious music Stuffy, out of touch with music today Definition 2: Musical style from mid-18th century Shares characteristics with Neo-classical art

Classical Style: 

Classical Style Definition 1: More serious music Stuffy, out of touch with music today Definition 2: Musical style from mid-18th century Shares characteristics with Neo-classical art

Instrumental Music: 

Instrumental Music Symphonies Movements Sonata Form

Minuet: 

Minuet

Sonata Form: 

Sonata Form 1st movement Idea of contrasts 2 key themes

Music in the later 18th Century: 

Music in the later 18th Century Secular entertainment Characteristics Balance Sameness Composed Location

Austria’s Influence : 

Austria’s Influence Princes of Esterhazy Minuet and gavote Formalized in Vienna

Franz Joseph Haydn: 

Franz Joseph Haydn 1732-1809 1761 – enters service of Prince Esterhazy Experimented Father of the Symphony

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756-1791 Musical genius of the 18th century 650 works Died a pauper

Marriage of Fiagro: 

Marriage of Fiagro 1784 Opera buffa Study of human nature

The Magic Flute: 

The Magic Flute 1791 Opera Buffa Fantasy, imagination, heroes