Worksheet #3 - San Joaquin Delta College Fine Arts Division...

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San Joaquin Delta College Fine Arts Division Department of Music Instructor: Bob Secor MUSIC 8 Exploring Jazz, Ragtime, and Blues WORKSHEET #3 Name ________________________ Define the following terms (Use the back side as necessary): 1. Polymeters Simultaneous sounding of two or more melodies of equal importance. 2. Unison Two or more instruments or voices sounding on the same pitches (tones) or an octave apart. 3. Extended harmonies Tones added to a chord. 4. Dissonance An unstable tone combination in a chord; usually, an unexpected and stable resolution will follow. 5. Tonal clashes Tones played simultaneously that produce a discordant or clashing effect. 6. Pedal points A tone sustained below while harmonies change. 7. Four brothers Jazz standard composed by Jimmy Giuffre and performed by the Woody Herman Orchestra. The song features four saxes (three tenors and one baritone) in an arrangement that gives each "brother" a solo and culminates in a hard-swinging sax section chorus. 8.
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