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CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

Explanation

MUSIC ELEMENTS

MUSIC

ELEMENT

WHAT ELEMENT DOES EACH

DEFINITION REFER TO

TEMPO

TEMPO

WHAT TEMPO TERM AM I

TALKING ABOUT?

MUSIC TERMS

MUSIC

TERMS

WHAT TERM DO THESE

DEFINITIONS REFER TO.

GENERAL MUSIC TERMS

GENERAL

MUSIC

TERMS

WHAT IS THE TERM I AM

TALKING ABOUT.

MELODY TERMS

MELODY

TERMS

WHAT TERM AM I DEFINING.

MELODY TERMS

MELODY

TERMS

GIVE THE TERM FOR EACH

DEFINITION

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

HOW THE BEAT IS BROKEN

DOWN

WHAT IS RHYTHM

TO GRADUALLY SPEED UP

WHAT IS ACCELERANDO

STRESS, EMPHASIS, FORCE, OR

LOUDNESS GIVEN TO A SINGLE

TONE

WHAT IS ACCENT.

A DISTANCE OF 2 HALF STEPS

IN ANY DIRECTION

WHAT IS A WHOLE STEP

PLURAL OF STAFF

WHAT ARE STAVES.

FORCING WITH STRONG

EMPHASIS

WHAT IS SFORZANDO

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

HOW LOUD OR SOFT MUSIC IS

WHAT IS DYNAMICS

VERY SLOW

WHAT IS ADAGIO

THE SHARPENING OR

FLATTENING OF A NOTE NOT IN

THE KEY SIGNATURE

WHAT IS AN

ACCIDENTAL

A SCALE MADE UP ENTIRELY

OF WHOLE TONES

WHAT IS A WHOLE TONE

SCALE.

THE SYSTEM OF EXPRESSING

MUSICAL SOUNDS THROUGH

THE USE OF WRITTEN

SYMBOLS CALLED NOTES.

WHAT IS SYMBOLIC

NOTATION.

THE FIVE PARALLEL LINES ON

WHICH MUSIC IS WRITTEN

WHAT IS A STAFF.

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

HOW  A PIECE IS STRUCTURED

WHAT IS FORM.

MODERATE RATE EASILY

FLOWING LEISURELY PACE

WHAT IS ANDANTE.

SOUND AND ITS PRODUCTION

WHAT IS ACOUSTICS.

THE FIRST TONE OR KEY NOTE

OF A SCALE

WHAT IS TONIC.

THE INSTRUMENTS USED TO

PLAY A PIECE OF MUSIC.

INSTRUMENTS OR PARTS

PLAYING TOGETHER

WHAT IS TEXTURE.

DETACHED SOUNDS,

INDICATED BY A DOT OVER OR

UNDER A NOTE

WHAT IS STACCATO.

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

HOW SOUNDS BLEND

TOGETHER

WHAT IS HARMONY

SLOW TO VERY SLOW

WHAT IS LARGO

GROUP OF INSTRUMENTS THAT

DO NOT HAVE A STRING

FAMILY MEMBER

WHAT IS BAND

(CONCERT AND

THREE TONE CHORDS

WHAT ARE TRIADS.

THE DIVISION OF A MEASURE

INTO EQUAL PARTS

WHAT IS TIME.

A CURVED LINE PLACED ABOVE

OR BELOW A NOTE TO

INDICATE THAT THEY ARE TO

BE PERFORMED IN LEGATO

STYLE

WHAT IS SLUR.

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THE SHAPE OF THE MUSIC:

CAN GO UP DOWN OR STAY

THE SAME

WHAT IS MELODY.

VERY LIVELY

WHAT IS VIVACE

SERIOUS OR FORMAL MUSIC

WHAT IS CLASSICAL.

A KIND OF HARMONIC

PUNCTUATION MARK THAT

BRINGS A PIECE OF MUSIC TO A

SATISFACTORY CLOSE.

WHAT IS A CADENCE.

MUSIC WRITTEN ON ONE OR

MORE STAVES, USING

TRADITIONAL NOTE SYMBOLS

AND CLEFS TO INDICATE PITCH

LOCATION.

WHAT IS STANDARD

NOTATION.

THE FLATS AND SHARPS AT

THE HEAD OF THE STAFF TO

INDICATE THE KEY

WHAT IS KEY

SIGNATURE.

 CATEGORY:   

MUSIC ELEMENTS  

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 CLUE:   

HOW FAST OR SLOW MUSIC IS  

 Response:   

WHAT IS TEMPO.

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CATEGORY

Explanation

MELODY

MELODY

WHAT MELODY TERM AM I

TALKING ABOUT?

GENERAL MUSIC TERMS

GENERAL

MUSIC

TERMS

WHAT MUSIC TERM AM I

TALKING ABOUT?

FORM

FORM

WHAT FORM TERMS AM I

TALKING ABOUT?

MELODY

MELODY

WHAT MELODY TERM AM I

TALKING ABOUT?

MELODY

MELODY

WHAT ARE THESE MELODY

TERMS.

STYLE

STYLE

WHAT STYLES AM I TALKING

ABOUT?

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

DIVIDING MUSICAL SENTENCES

INTO MELODIC AND/OR

RHYTHMIC SECTIONS, SIMILAR

TO THE EFFECT OF

PUNCTUATION IN LANGUAGE

WHAT IS A PHRASE.

ANY SOUNDS PRODUCED BY

STRIKING, SHAKING OR

SCRAPING

WHAT ARE PERCUSSIVE

SOUNDS.

A SMALL MELODIC FRAGMENT

REPEATED IN A MELODY

WHAT IS A MOTIF.

TONALITY BASED ON A MINOR

SCALE

WHAT IS MINOR

THE BASIC SCALE AND

TONALITY OF A COMPOSITION.

WHAT IS KEY.

THE COMBINATION OF JAZZ

AND ROCK

WHAT IS FUSION.

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

THE HIGHNESS OR LOWNESS

OF A TONE

WHAT IS PITCH.

A NOTATION SHOWING ALL

PARTS OF A COMPOSITION

WHAT IS A SCORE.

IN OPERA AND ORATORIO,

SUNG NARRATION

WHAT IS A

RECITATIVE.

WHWWHWW

WHAT IS A MINOR

SCALE PATTERN

THE SHARPS OR FLATS

PLACED AT THE BEGINNING OF

A PIECE OF MUSIC

WHAT IS KEY

SIGNATURE.

A TYPE OR CATEGORY OF

MUSIC

WHAT IS GENRE.

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

THE NUMBERS 1 THROUGH 8

ASSOCIATED WITH THE TONES

OF THE SCALE TO ASSIST IN

MUSIC READING AND IN EAR

TRAINING

WHAT ARE PITCH

NUMBERS.

A PATTERN WITHIN A MELODY

THAT IS REPEATED AT A

HIGHER OR LOWER PITCH.

WHAT IS A SEQUENCE.

SONGS WRITTEN FOR

PERFORMANCE BY TWO

DISTINCT VOICES

WHAT ARE TWO PART

SONGS.

THE DISTANCE BETWEEN

NOTES OF THE SAME NAME

AND EIGHT LETTER NOTES

HIGHER OR LOWER

WHAT IS AN OCTAVE.

SMOOTH AND CONNECTED

"BOUND TOGETHER"

WHAT IS LEGATO.

SONGS THAT TELL A STORY

WHAT ARE BALLADS.

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

SIGNIFIES THAT THE MUSIC

BETWEEN DOUBLE-DOTTED

BARS IS TO BE REPEATED

WHAT IS REPEAT.

THE TERM USED TO DESCRIBE

THE ORGANIZATION OF THE

MELODIC AND HARMONIC

ELEMENTS TO GIVE A FEELING

OF A KEY CENTER OR A TONIC

PITCH

WHAT IS TONALITY.

A SECTION IN A CONCERTO

MOVEMENT THAT IS

RESERVED FOR A SOLOIST

MOST ARE DONE AHEAD OF

PERFORMANCE

WHAT IS A CADENZA

A SHORT RHYTHMIC OR

MELODIC PATTERN THAT IS

REPEATED OVER AND OVER TO

CREATE AN ACCOMPANIMENT

WHAT IS AN OSTINATO.

TONALITY BASED ON A MAJOR

SCALE

WHAT IS MAJOR.

STYLE OF MUSIC FEATURING

FOLK INSTRUMENTS QUITE

RHYTHMICAL

WHAT IS BLUEGRASS.

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

A SEQUENCE OF TONES

USUALLY WITHIN AN OCTAVE,

USED AS THE BASIS OF A

COMPOSITION

WHAT IS A SCALE.

THE UPPER PART PITCHES

SUNG OR PLAYED ABOVE

MIDDLE C

WHAT IS TREBLE.

FOLLOW THE LEADER IN A

SPECIFIC SEQUENCE

WHAT IS A CANON.

ANY FIVE TONE SCALE

WHAT IS PENTATONIC.

WWHWWWH

WHAT IS A MAJOR

SCALE.

STYLE OF MUSIC WITH A

PREDICTABLE CHORD

STRUCTURE USUALLY SLOW IN

TEMPO LYRICS USUALLY DEAL

WITH THE HARDSHIPS OF LIFE

WHAT ARE THE BLUES.

 CATEGORY:   

MUSIC ELEMENTS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

HOW FAST OR SLOW MUSIC IS  

 Response:   

WHAT IS TEMPO.

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