Classic and romantic

QUESTION 1
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.

QUESTION 2
What is the difference between genre and form?

QUESTION 3
Describe the patronage system in 5 sentences. Explain how it changes from Pre-1600 music through the Romantic period.

QUESTION 4
What is the difference between Classical and classical?

QUESTION 5
Describe the contributions of Chopin to development of Romantic music.

QUESTION 6
Explain an opera or ballet suite as a musical form.

QUESTION 7
How do the suites of the Baroque time period compare to the suites of the Romantic time period?

QUESTION 8
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.