Music appreciation November 30

Music appreciation November 30 - 12:55:00 ?Thebirthof...

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Music appreciation November 30 02/12/2009 12:55:00 Why not Create a music thais fully chromatic and has no tonality? The birth of  Atonal music, music without tonality, without a key center. Very disjunct very dissonant Pierrot Lunaire (expressionist artist) Based on 21 poems by Albert Giraud White faced clown from the Italian pantomime transformed into the alienated  modern artist. Uses Sprechstimme a vocal technique that declaims the pitch rather than sings it Listen to Pierrot LUnaire, Madonna Schoenberg goes on and evolves his atonality into the 12 tone system Employs all 12 tones in a fixed predetermined order A tone row is formed using the chromatic scale All pitches must be used in that order before they are used again Also the row can appear backward (retrograde) upside down (inversion) or 
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This note was uploaded on 05/20/2010 for the course MUSIC APPR 894885838 taught by Professor Kimberlyhousser during the Fall '10 term at LSU.

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