View the step-by-step solution to:

Debussy: Prlude l'Aprs-midi d'un faune YouTube link to the song: https://youtu.be/bYyK922PsUw Describe Debussy's use of melody in this work.

Debussy: Prélude à l'Après-midi d'un faune YouTube link to the song: https://youtu.be/bYyK922PsUw


  1. Describe Debussy's use of melody in this work. Characterize what you hear based on melodic descriptors.


2. Discuss Debussy's treatment of rhythm in this work. Can you locate a strong beat or pulse? What effect is created by its presence or absence?



Ives: Three Places in New England, Putnam's Camp, Redding, Connecticut YouTube link to the song: https://youtu.be/tQMfYOCTvwk


  1. For the element of harmony and dynamics, use a separate sentence describing the creative way Ives expressed each in this work.


2. Ives intended this work to reflect a child's impression of a Fourth of July picnic. Using the Listening Outline, identify two recognizable events that caught your attention as illustrated by the music. Use the counter to indicate specific points in the musical timeline. 


3. Describe the aesthetic impact of the dissonance. Compare that to how you felt when hearing a recognizable melody.

Top Answer

1.       Describe Debussy's use of melody in this work. Characterize what you hear based on melodic descriptors. The... View the full answer

Sign up to view the full answer

Why Join Course Hero?

Course Hero has all the homework and study help you need to succeed! We’ve got course-specific notes, study guides, and practice tests along with expert tutors.

-

Educational Resources
  • -

    Study Documents

    Find the best study resources around, tagged to your specific courses. Share your own to gain free Course Hero access.

    Browse Documents
  • -

    Question & Answers

    Get one-on-one homework help from our expert tutors—available online 24/7. Ask your own questions or browse existing Q&A threads. Satisfaction guaranteed!

    Ask a Question
Ask a homework question - tutors are online