MUS 103 Listening Assignments

MUS 103 Listening Assignments - Flourish Mighty Land Jean...

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MUS 103 Listening Assignments Week 1: NAME ARTIST EXAMPLE OF: DESCRIPTION Viri Galilaei Anonymous Monophony Slow, almost chanting. No harmony Fugue No. 5 Wohltemperierte Klavier, 1. T Bach, Jean Sebastian Imitative Polophony Guitar/harp like, moderate in tempo Cantata BWV Movement 4 Bach, J S Non-imitative polyphony Starts with string, string, piano, & deep voiced singer, fast tempo Fats Revisited Angelo Badalamenti Syncopation Starts in common time, but rhythmic patter breaks down at the ends of phrases, making beat hard to locate. Very dreamy sounding, mysterious piano, adds in strings and drums at the end In the Hall of the Mountain King Edward Grieg Common Time Little dwarfs and mice running around, starts quiet, gets crazy America Leonard Bernstein Hemiola West Side Story Zefiro Torna Claudio Monteverdi Syncopation, Chacoone Rhythm Singers in a round, almost no instrumental Money Pink Floyd Irregular Meter Masked Ball Jocelyn Pook Waltz
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Unformatted text preview: Flourish Mighty Land Jean Sibelius Duple Meter Sounds like a march, trumpet is lead, moderate to fast in tempo, goes to only strings and backbeat in the middle of the song, very dancy, then goes to a capella singing in the middle Waltz No 2 Dmitri Shostakovich Triple Meter Life Your Life T.I. feat. Rihanna Sampling Week 2 Spanish tune Anonymous Sounds like renaissance with drums, really annoying song I must sing Countess of Dia Slow, has a voice, no clear meter, fiddles Quant en moi Guillaume de Machaut More than 1 voice, high pitchd boy, French, no instruments Kyrie Josquin Desprez Religious, choral singing, sung in a round Gloria Josquin Desprez Religious, choral singing, sung in a round Gloria Giovanni de Palestrina Religious, choral sining, but sung all at the same time with harmony so you can hear the words Week 3 Low, very very low. Now high!!! Week 4...
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2009 for the course MUS 103 taught by Professor Simona.morrison during the Spring '08 term at Princeton.

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