Explain the development of dramatic forms (that is, musical forms that incorporate a drama/theater element) in Western art music history. Begin with Baroque genres and continue through the Romantic period. Be sure to explain how the forms changed over time.
What is the difference between genre and form?
Describe the patronage system in 5 sentences. Explain how it changes from Pre-1600 music through the Romantic period.
What is the difference between Classical and classical?
Describe the contributions of Chopin to development of Romantic music.
Explain an opera or ballet suite as a musical form.
How do the suites of the Baroque time period compare to the suites of the Romantic time period?
In 5 sentences, explain why Beethoven is such a significant figure in music history. Be sure to tie in the patronage system in your response.