Chapter 4 Harmony

Chapter 4 Harmony - Texture Vertical aspect of music;...

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Chapter 4 Harmony 28/01/2008 12:37:00 Harmony Two or more notes sounded at the same time Used to back up melodies –Accompaniment Consonance      – sounds that are pleasing together Dissonance      – sounds that are clashing or harsh, gives tension to the sound Chord      – three or more note played together simultaniously Triad      – special 3 note chord….special pattern Chord Types Major      – happy, bright Minor      – sad, dark, mellow Chord Progression – pattern or sequence of chords
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Unformatted text preview: Texture Vertical aspect of music; layering Types of texture 1. Monophonic (simplest texture. .people singing take me out to the ball game together. ..all at once/no support) 2. Heterophonic (dont hear a lot) 3. Homophonic (clear melody with accompaniment) 4. Polyphonic (most complexnumerous melodies at once) 28/01/2008 12:37:00 28/01/2008 12:37:00...
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