elements of music

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The Elements of Music
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Music Music has been an important part of the activities of humankind since the beginning of recorded history. Today, music is important in ways that were unimaginable during earlier times. It plays a vital and important role in the lives of human beings. It is found everywhere in our world -- on television and radio; in our homes, automobiles, airplanes, and offices. Humans use music in a variety of ways--- for everything from personal entertainment to contemplative activities. Music has the power to influence psychological aspects of behavior both consciously and unconsciously and acquiring a knowledge of music may create a deeper sensitivity in humans for their environment and social culture and it is believed to enrich life.
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The Elements of Music As with all the arts, Music has its own language called the Elements of Music . These Elements are: Melody Tempo Dynamics Harmony Form Timbre Rhythm
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MELODY Melody is the tune of a song. Everyone knows the tune of
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