Elements of Music

A Programmed Approach
  • 448 Pages
  • 2.19 MB
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William C Brown Pub
Theory of music & musicology, Music Theory, Music/Songbooks, Education, Theory, Music, Elementary works, Programmed instru
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL7761441M
ISBN 100697052923
ISBN 139780697052926
OCLC/WorldCa18591180

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The second edition includes a greater emphasis on comprehensive analysis along with more thorough coverage of 4-part voice leading, harmony, large scale melodic and harmonic relationships, and 20th Century music.

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Based on an anthology of works from music literature, it features clear, concise explanations, extensive written exercises, and a variety of suggested in-class by: 5. (In everyday language this is the “groove”). Duration – the length of a musical note Structure – the way in which an overall piece of music is arranged into similar and contrasting sections.

Dynamics – how loud/quiet the music is (either the overall sound or of individual notes/instruments within it). THE ELEMENTS OF MUSIC You are embarking on an adventure through musical time, and this journey will be more pleasurable if you first become familiar with some basic musical concepts.

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The “Elements of Music” described below offer you specific terms and concepts that will help you better understand and describe any kind/style of music—from Classical to Rock: ELEMENT Related Terms. Rhythm, melody (Section ), harmony (Section ), timbre (Section ), and texture (Section ) are the essential aspects of a musical performance.

They are often called the basic elements of Size: 2MB. Last year, Horizon’s fascinating documentary on how music works was one of our most-liked pickings of But perhaps even more fascinating than the subject of how music works is the question of why it makes us feel the way it does.

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"Elements of Music" covers the traditional fundamental topics in tonal music theory: pitch notation in bass and treble clefs; rhythm and meter; major and minor scales. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone.

Elements of Music. This music fundamentals textbook is for both aspiring music majors. The way in which time is expressed in music.

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The combination of the length of the note and the songs speed (tempo) and the songs meter. Consider "The star spangled banner" some sections are played faster or longer than others and the meter is a pattern of three repeated beats.

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Copland provides explanations of and thoughts on all the main elements of and aspects of music: melody, rhythm, harmony, and formal structure, plus some additional special topics like opera, film music, and contemporary music/5. In addition, Essential Elements continues its innovation with powerful technology-based learning tools, supplementary components, and correlated performance materials.

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The following is the table of contents of my book: A Practical Guide to Musical Composition. Its aim is to discuss fundamental principles of musical composition in concise, practical terms, and Nonetheless, there are many common elements with purely instrumental music.

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Density and arrangement of musical lines that make up a musical composition. Timbre. The character or quality of a musical tone. This nifty booklet is a great way to introduce or review the elements of music. It is easy and fun to make and afterward, serves as a quick reference for students.

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A commonly used list of the main elements includes pitch, timbre, texture, volume, duration and form. The elements of music may be compared to the elements of art or design. Details about Elements of Music: The Fundamentals Text That Emphasizes Music Making This music fundamentals textbook is for both aspiring music majors and non-majors.

Based on an anthology of works from music literature, it features clear, concise explanations, extensive written exercises, and a variety of suggested in-class activities.

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The basic materials of which music is composed. Rhythm. Arrangement of time in music. Tempo. rate of speed in which music is preformed.

Meter. organization of ryhthm into pattern of strong and weak beats. Tone. a sound with a specific pitch.

Melody. meaningful succession of pitches.7 elements of music. rhythm. element of time in music. duration, tempo, meter. 3 aspects of rhythm. duration. how long a sound lasts; represented in elliptical note heads.

tempo. speed of the beat. meter. the way beats are organized into recognizable and recurring patterns. melody.book could easily be adapted for use with older children or even adults.

It should be noted that the aim of this book is not to produce child prodigies or professional musicians, although it will stand your child in good stead if they do choose to pursue music later on in life.