Unformatted text preview: complicated one than a Gregorian chant. Variation is used in the piece of work that makes the melody more full. The melody is weak at first, then reaches its climax, and eventually becomes weak again. Constitutes-eos (Renaissance) by Palestrina (1525) I like it also because of its flowing effect created by overlapping of voices. Many voices are heard at one time. It has a large pitch range and more wide leaps. The melody lines are more independent. The melody in the beginning is like whisper near my ear. The...
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- Spring '11
- Musical notation, Gregorian Chant, Palestrina, Reciting tone