Chapters 9-10 (Form, Musical Style).docx - 9 Musical Form the organizational of musical elements in time Techniques that create musical form o

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9. Musical Form: the organizational of musical elements in time Techniques that create musical form o Repetition: unity o Contrast: variety o Variation: both unity and variety Types of musical form o Three-part (ternary) form A B A or A B A’ (aba) (cdc) (aba) (aba) (cdc) (aba’) A= statement B=contrast A=return or A’ (slightly different) Listening example: Dance of the Reed Pipes from Nutcracker Suite (1982), by Peter Tchaikovsky [A B A’] o Two-part (binary) form A B or A A B B A=statement B=counterstatement
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