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1 Elements of music

2 What are buildings made of?

3 When you compose a piece of music you use the elements of music to build it, just like a builder uses bricks, beams or concrete to build a house. Music is made up of many different things called elements. What is music made of?

4 Which are the elements in music? MelodyRhythmHarmonyTextureDynamics (volume)Timbre (instrumentation)

5 Activity 1 Elements Rhythm Harmony Melody Instruments Voice Guitar Drums

6 Melody It is created by playing a series of notes, one after the other. Harmony In general, harmony refers to the combination of notes played together (chords). It is the accompaniment of the melody

7 Texture Musical texture : number and type of layers of sound and how these layers are related. Rhythm Rhythm: The placement of the sounds in time in a piece of music

8 Activity 2 1-Janis Joplin 2- G.F. Handel 3- J.S.Bach

9 Dynamics Piano Soft Mezzoforte Moderately loud. It tells the musician to gradually get …?…. It tells to the musician to gradually get louder. Mezzopiano Moderately Soft Forte loud

10 Timbre

11 Activity 6 1 J.S.Bach Bach: St. Matthew Passion. 2 J.S. Bach Suite No.1 3 Haggala. Passion For Percussion 4 Igor Stravinski The Firebird 5 G.F Händel.The Messiah. 6 F.Schubert. Quintet In A Major Rhythm Dynamics Texture Timbre Harmony Melody

12 Activity 7 Melody Rhythm Harmony

13 Activity 7 Timbre Texture Dynamics

14 Activity 8 Degrees of loudness or softness in music are called…… When the same melody is played by one instrument and then by another, it takes on different expressive effects because of each instruments tone colour. Is the way the melodic, rhythmic, and harmonic materials are combined in a composition Can be defined as the particular arrangement of note lengths in a piece of music. Is a series of individual tones heard one after another Rhythm Melody Timbre Texture Dynamics

15 Timbre Rhythm Melody Texture Harmony Dynamics Activity 10

16 Content and form Content Form

17 The shape or structure of a piece of music. Repetition Contrast Variation

18 Types A B Binary A B A Ternary

19 Content (genres) Audience Instruments content Light Folkloric  Vocal  Instrumental Genres  Classical  Popular  Religious  Profane

20 Activity 14 According to the instruments According to the audience According to the content According to the instruments According to the audience According to the content Marvin Gaye. Ain’t no mountain high Kirye Eleison. Requiem. W. A. Mozart ProfanePopular lightVocal Classical Religious


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