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mus100 written assign 2 - Example 1 has a very suspenseful...

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Example 1 has a very suspenseful ambience. It starts off with a soft snare march and subdued brass section, maybe even the sound some french horns. It then builds up with the sounding of the timpani and a gradual forte of the brass and strings section at the climax. This piece reminds me of a hide and seek type of scene where there is a good and bad guy in one building but keep missing each other as they turn each corner, then the suspense builds up just as each guy thinks he’s spotted his enemy. It turns out to be nothing, then the music goes back down to low volume as they keep looking for each other. This music is the type you can expect to hear in an action or thriller genre movie. Example 2 starts off really low, then the piano arpeggios come in fast, and retard (slow down) which leads the way for the wind instrument to come in. I can’t tell whether its a clarinet or oboe that comes in after the piano, and there are soft strings in the background. I can imagine this scene being one when the screen goes black at the beginning of this piece, and just as the wind
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