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AoS1: Set work ‘Badinerie’ by Bach


Continue to develop understanding of the musical elements, alongside analysis and identification skills, through the study of the set work ‘Badinerie’ by J.S. Bach

Example Key Words


A piece of music with a two section structure (AB)


Musical flourishes that decorate or embellish a piece of music e.g. trills

Basso Continuo

Commonly a feature in baroque music, it refers to a chord and bassline part often played by a harpshichord and cello


The process of changing key in a piece of music


A style of music from 1600-1750. Typical features of baroque include the use of a harpsichord and a basso continuo


Repetition of a melodic or harmonic idea, in the same part, at a higher or lower pitch

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