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Slide 2 Music Terms Game Feel free to add to the game by adding more terms and definitions! Please share your additions and send to chrissy.fike@sjsd.k12.mo.us chrissy.fike@sjsd.k12.mo.us Slide 3 Show what you know about music! Click the mouse when ready to start! Slide 4 Your objective? To know another language, the language of music! Ready? Click! Ready? Click! Ready? Click! Slide 5 Which term means to play or sing the notes smooth and connected? (Click on the correct word.) Staccato Legato Fermata Slide 6 You are right! Legato means smoothly connected! You are ready for a new word! Slide 7 Sorry Charlie! Staccato means to play the notes short and separated. Try again Slide 8 Oops! Fermata means to hold the note longer. Try again Slide 9 Which music term refers to music used for church or in religious ceremonies? (Click on the correct word.) secular lullaby sacred Slide 10 Yippee!! Sacred music is religious music! You are ready for another! Slide 11 Nope! Secular means NON- religious music. Try again. Slide 12 Nope, a lullaby is a song meant for sleeping. Try again. Slide 13 Which music term means to gradually get louder? (Click on the correct word.) Decrescendo Accelerando Crescendo Slide 14 Nope! Decrescendo means to gradually get softer! Try again Slide 15 Sorry! Accelerando means to gradually increase (or accelerate) the tempo. Try again Slide 16 Hooray!! Crescendo means to gradually get louder. Try a new music term! Slide 17 What does tempo refer to? The highness or lowness of sound. The speed of the beat. The loudness or softness of sound. Slide 18 Oops! Pitch means the highness or lowness of sound. Try again! Click here for an example of pitch. Slide 19 Oh yeah!! Tempo is the speed of the beat. You are ready for a new music term! Slide 20 Bummer! Dynamics refer to the loudness or softness of the music. Try again! ff p mf ppp ff Slide 21 What is the name for a large instrumental group consisting primarily of woodwind, brass and percussion instruments? band orchestra choir Slide 22 All right!! A band consists of woodwinds, brass, and percussion, but no strings. Try a new music term! Slide 23 Close, but no cookie! An orchestra consist of brass, woodwinds, percussion AND strings! Try again! Slide 24 Sorry, Charlie! A choir is a group of singers. Try again! Slide 25 What is form in music? A complete musical idea, comparable to a sentence. The overall structure or organization of a musical composition. The distinctive sound of an instrument or voice. Slide 26 Uh-uh! A musical thought or idea is called a phrase. Try again Slide 27 Youre a Genius! The way a song is put together is called its form. You are ready for a new music word! Slide 28 No way! The way an instrument or voice sounds is its timbre or tone color. Try again Click on the saxophone to hear its timbre. Slide 29 What is an accompaniment? (Click on the correct word.) A musical instrument A person that plays the piano Music that adds texture to a melody Slide 30 Sorry Charlie! Try again Slide 31 You are right! An accompaniment is the music that goes with the melody. You are ready for a new word! Slide 32 Oops! An accompanist is someone who plays the accompaniment. Try again Slide 33 What do we call a person who leads a musical group? composer spiritual conductor Slide 34 No, a composer is a person who WRITES musical works. Try again! Slide 35 You got it! A conductor leads the band, orchestra, or choir. (Theyre the ones standing up there waving their arms!) One More! Slide 36 Oh oh! A spiritual is a sacred song that evolved from the period of slavery in the United States. Oh oh! A spiritual is a sacred song that evolved from the period of slavery in the United States. Try again Slide 37 Congratulations! You have completed the review! Consider yourself a maestro and take a bow! maestro Slide 38 Maestro is a fancy word for a conductor who knows a lot about music! (Like J.S. Bach)