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Renaissance Era ~ Music Passport

Student ______________________________

Find the Renaissance and Medieval Music sites in the Student Weblinks.


Listen to some samples of Renaissance music.  Tell two ways that Renaissance music is different than the music you hear today.

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    b)______________________________________________________________

Listen to three more samples of music.  Which song sounds the best to you?

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Describe two musical instruments from this era:

Instrument Number One: __________________________________

    a)  Picture or drawing of the instrument:

 

 

 

 

 

    b)  What does this instrument sound like when it is played?

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    c)  How much practice do you think it would take for you to play this

        instrument?__________________________________________________

    d)  For what type of occasions do you think this instrument would be played?

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Instrument Number Two: __________________________________

    a)  Picture or drawing:

 

 

 

 

 

 

    b)  What does this instrument sound like when it is played?

        ____________________________________________________________

    c)  How much practice do you think it would take for you to play this

        instrument?___________________________________________________

    d)  For what type of occasions do you think this instrument would be played?

        ____________________________________________________________