W14 Music 160 Week 1 Lesson 3

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Unformatted text preview: think
about
individual
stanzas
 –  Have
different
names
for
forms
 •  Today
will
focus
on
strophic
song
form
 –  Refers
to
the
form
of
the
overall
song
 •  Strophic
song
form
–
“a
song
form
that
employs
the
same
 music
for
each
poeAc
unit
in
the
lyrics”
(Starr
and
Waterman
 2010:
492)
 •  Are
different
types
of
strophic
song
form,
including:

 –  Just
verses

 •  Examples:
“The
House
Carpenter”
and
“Barbara
Allen”
 –  Verses
and
refrain
 •  Refrain:

“repeaAng
text
and
melody
added
to
a
verse”

 
 
 
 
(Wade
2009:
212)
 –  Verse
and
chorus
 •  Chorus:
“In
musical
structure,
long
refrain
added
to
song
 
 
 
verse”
(Wade
2009:
206)
 
 Strophic
song
form,
just
verses
 Example:
“PreGy
Polly”
(be...
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