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Rondo and its French part-equivalent, rondeau, are words that have been used in music in a number of ways, most often in reference to a musical form but also to a character type that is distinct from the form. [1]

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Antonín Dvořák

Antonín Leopold Dvořák (8 September 1841 – 1 May 1904) was a Czech composer.

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Arnold Schoenberg

Arnold Franz Walter Schoenberg or Schönberg (13 September 187413 July 1951) was an Austrian-American composer, music theorist, teacher, writer, and painter.

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Cedric Thorpe Davie

Prof Cedric Thorpe Davie OBE FRSE FRAM RSA LLD (1913-1983) was a British musician and composer, specialising in film scores, most notably The Green Man in 1956.

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Cello Concerto (Dvořák)

The Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104, B. 191, is the last solo concerto by Antonín Dvořák.

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Classical period (music)

The Classical period was an era of classical music between roughly 1730 to 1820, associated with the style of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven.

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Coda (music)

In music, a coda (Italian for "tail", plural code) is a passage that brings a piece (or a movement) to an end.

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A concerto (plural concertos, or concerti from the Italian plural) is a musical composition usually composed in three movements, in which, usually, one solo instrument (for instance, a piano, violin, cello or flute) is accompanied by an orchestra or concert band.

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French language

French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family.

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Horn Concerto No. 4 (Mozart)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Horn Concerto No.

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Jean-Philippe Rameau

Jean-Philippe Rameau (–) was one of the most important French composers and music theorists of the 18th century.

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Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (28 July 1750) was a composer and musician of the Baroque period, born in the Duchy of Saxe-Eisenach.

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Key (music)

In music theory, the key of a piece is the group of pitches, or scale, that forms the basis of a music composition in classical, Western art, and Western pop music.

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Les Barricades Mystérieuses

Les Barricades Mystérieuses (The Mysterious Barricades) is a piece of music that François Couperin composed for harpsichord in 1717.

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Les Indes galantes

Les Indes galantes (French: “The Amorous Indies”) is an opera-ballet by Jean-Philippe Rameau with libretto by Louis Fuzelier.

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Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven (baptised 17 December 1770Beethoven was baptised on 17 December. His date of birth was often given as 16 December and his family and associates celebrated his birthday on that date, and most scholars accept that he was born on 16 December; however there is no documentary record of his birth.26 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist.

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Music is an art form and cultural activity whose medium is sound organized in time.

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Musical form

The term musical form (or musical architecture) refers to the overall structure or plan of a piece of music; it describes the layout of a composition as divided into sections.

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Piano Sonata No. 21 (Beethoven)

Beethoven's Piano Sonata No.

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Piano Sonata No. 8 (Beethoven)

Ludwig van Beethoven's Piano Sonata No.

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A ritornello (Italian; "little return") is a recurring passage in Baroque music for orchestra or chorus.

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Rondò is a type of operatic vocal solo, popular in the late 18th century.

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Rondeau (forme fixe)

A rondeau (plural rondeaux) is a form of medieval and Renaissance French poetry, as well as the corresponding musical chanson form.

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Rondo for Piano and Orchestra (Beethoven)

Ludwig van Beethoven's Rondo for Piano and Orchestra in B-flat major, WoO, 6 was composed in 1793 and originally intended as the final movement for his second piano concerto.

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Rondo in A minor (Mozart)

The Rondo in A minor, K. 511, is a work for solo piano by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

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Sonata form

Sonata form (also sonata-allegro form or first movement form) is a musical structure consisting of three main sections: an exposition, a development, and a recapitulation.

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Sonata rondo form

Sonata rondo form is a musical form often used during the Classical music era.

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Stanley Sadie

Stanley John Sadie, CBE (30 October 1930 – 21 March 2005) was an influential and prolific British musicologist, music critic, and editor.

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Style and Idea (Schoenberg)

Style and Idea: Selected Writings of Arnold Schoenberg (in German: Stil und Gedanke) is the name for a published collection of essays, articles and sketches by Arnold Schoenberg, that has appeared in various forms.

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Subject (music)

In music, a subject is the material, usually a recognizable melody, upon which part or all of a composition is based.

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Ternary form

Ternary form, sometimes called song form, is a three-part musical form where the first section (A) is repeated after the second section (B) ends.

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Tonic (music)

In music, the tonic is the first scale degree of a diatonic scale (the first note of a scale) and the tonal center or final resolution tone that is commonly used in the final cadence in tonal (musical key-based) classical music, popular music and traditional music.

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Tutti is an Italian word literally meaning all or together and is used as a musical term, for the whole orchestra as opposed to the soloist.

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Variation (music)

In music, variation is a formal technique where material is repeated in an altered form.

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Violin Concerto in E major (Bach)

The Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042, by Johann Sebastian Bach is a concerto based on the three-movement Venetian concerto model, albeit with a few unusual features as each movement has "un-Italian characteristics".

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (27 January 1756 – 5 December 1791), baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the classical era.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rondo

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