Chapter 39. Musical Diaries: Hensel and Programmatic Piano Music

Which genres did Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel compose?1. songs
2.string quartet
3.piano music
Which of the following were composers in the Romantic era?1. Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel
2.Clara Wieck Schumann
Women in nineteenth-century Europe could not receive training in music.false
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel was enthusiastically encouraged to pursue a musical career by her family.false
In the recently discovered manuscript of Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel’s September: At the River, poetry of which nineteenth-century poet was included?goethe
Women in nineteenth-century Europe were expected to have refined music skills.true
Each of the pieces in the manuscript copy of Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel’s Das Jahr was originally accompanied by:poetry
a painting by her husband
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel wrote several large-scale works as well as many Lieder.true
The concept of “river” in September: At the River by Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel is expressed by:quick moving notes that accompany the melody
the swelling and decrescendo in dynamics
Women of the upper class in the nineteenth century often presided over musical ___________ in their homes.salons
The music of which Mendelssohn family member was overlooked until recently?fanny
Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel’s musical career was overshadowed by that of her brother ________________.felix
Women played a critical role in music-making activities of the nineteenth century, except as teachers.false
A lost manuscript of music by Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, in her own handwriting, that contained September: At the River was discovered in:1989
While social assumptions about women has discouraged them from composing and giving public performances, they had long been teachers and sponsors of music…..answer