User talk:RobertKaye/Work Types

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Others?

  • Chant
  • Contredanse(s)
  • Antiphon
  • Recitatif / Recitativo / Recitative
  • Cadenza
  • Cadence
  • Eingänge
  • Divertimento
  • Fantasie / Fantasia / Fantasy
  • Fugue
  • Dance (not the Ballet type)
  • Song
  • Reqiuem mass
  • Minuet
  • Plainchant
  • Psalm
  • Prelude
  • Prelude & Fugue
  • Serenade
  • Sinfonie concertante
  • Sonatina
  • Cassation
  • Canon
  • Riddle canon
  • Aria buffa
  • Church sonata
  • Church song
  • Toccata
  • Suite

These might be general types, or they could maybe be attributes instead:

  • Variation(s)
  • Arrangement
  • Reduction
  • Duet / Duo
  • Trio
  • Quartet
  • Quintet
  • Sextet
  • Septet
  • Octet
  • "Movement" (or "Work" or "Composition"; generic classical type to cover tempo-named works such as "Adagio for Strings", "Allegro for choir", etc)

These more strongly may be attributes rather than general types:

  • "Lost work"
  • Fragmentary work
  • Uncompleted work

BrianFreud 10:30, 28 September 2010 (UTC)