a. Familiarize yourself with the MUSIC ANALYSIS web site.
b. Review material in HARMONY, KEY, STRUCTURE. See also Composer's Tools Standard Progressions under Chords and Harmonizing Melody under Melody
c. Study Melodic Analysis Criteria in MELODY: CONTOUR, CONTINUITY, REDUCTION. This page contains good quiz material.
d. Perform and study the music in MELODY: CONTOUR, CONTINUITY, REDUCTION.
e. Study the information pages on motives and melodic segments and analysis signs in MOTIVE, PHRASE, PHRASE FORMS. These pages contain good quiz material.
f. Perform and study the music in MOTIVE, PHRASE, PHRASE FORMS.
g. Complete Quiz 1 Note: You can print any of the pages, including the music, if you want hard copy. Be aware there may be a page charge in NAU computer labs.
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