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MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 31: The Fugue, Motet, Strophic Form
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Forms in Music Sectional Forms: o Divided into logical units with beginning and end. A CADENCE interrupts the flow. Continuous Forms: o Continuity is unbroken with f...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 30: Henry Purcell, Ternary Form, Abdelazer
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The Rondo Roadmap Rondo: o Initial theme A alternates with contrasting themes (B & C). o Initial theme appears at least 4 times, each time separated by a contrasting episode. ...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 29: Come, Come, Ye Saints, Robert Schumann, Ternary Form
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Forms in Music: Sectional Forms: o Divided into logical units with beginning and end. A CADENCE interrupts the flow. Continuous Forms: o Continuity is unbroken with f...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 28: Stevie Ray Vaughan, Frank Zappa, Pickguard
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Guitars and Guitarists: Electric Guitar: o Pickups: STRINGS are plucked which creates vibration. PICKUPS convert the vibration of strings into electrical signals. ...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 26: Maurice Martenot, Ondes Martenot, Synthesizer
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Synthesizers A Synthesizer is an ELECTROPHONE that produces sound via an electric signal that is converted through an amplifier, loudspeaker or headphone. Theremin: o 1928 | Leon Theremin ...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 25: Slendro, Pelog, Marimba
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The Balinese Gamelan Gamelan: o Gamelan: Struck with a hammer. o Property of palaces, town governments, religious organizations. o Bronze, bamboo, iron instruments all tuned within ...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 24: Borobudur, Kopi Luwak, Lake Toba
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Fun Facts: Land Mass: 2,000,000 sq km. Islands: 17,508 total, only 6,000 inhabited. Flora & Fauna: 2 highest biodiversity. Economics: 50% of inhabitants live on $2 / day. Ethnicity: Over 30...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 23: Saxophone, Diatonic And Chromatic, Missa Papae Marcelli
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Timbre: The Sound: Tone: Balance of frequencies of a sound. o Bass vs. Treble Timbre: The specific characteristics of a sound. o Trumpet vs. Sax Texture: The woven pattern of rhythm, me...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 22: Figured Bass, Woody Guthrie, Folk Music
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Harmonization: • Kind of Music: o Folk songs, hymns, ballads, country, gospel. • How-To: o Find pitches in chords that fit with melody. o Create a bass part using a bottom note for eac...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture 19: Musical Time Periods
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Musical Time Periods Musical periods timeline: o Millions of years ago: music was born. o 500: Medieval Era: Gregorian Chant. o 1100: Medieval Era: Songs of Troubadours; Courtly Love. o 1450: Renaissance Era: Sacred Vocal ...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture 18: Harmony
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Harmony • Building blocks of harmony: o Tonal: ▪ Harmony in Western music creates a sense of center or key. o Vertical progression: ▪ Based on a system ...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Florentine Camerata, Aria, Il Trovatore
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Opera • Libreito – sing lines/lyrics. • Opera is a total art form. o It includes all of the art forms. ▪ Music, song, dance, martial arts, acrobatics, acting, elaborate c...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Natya Shastra, Gregorian Chant, Sitar
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Melody : the thought, essence, and soul of music. • Vocal: conjunct, small range, sung lyrics. o Ex: Hildegard and Gregorian Chant. • Instrumental: disjunct, large range, absent lyrics. o Ex: Ra...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Equal Temperament
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Melody: the pitch • Building blocks of music: o Language, notation, and sound. ▪ Notation: Oral – cultures that lack an advanced system of written language pass it down through generatio...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen
MUSIC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Spree, Marimba, Hand Drum
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Klezmer – Jewish Music • The music: dance music. • The musicians: Klemorim. • The people: Ashkenazi Jews. • The instruments: o Genre 1: dances and marches. o Genre 2: Doina. o U...

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MUSIC 102
Amy Christensen

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