9 8th thing: 6/8 timeMore bars in Compound Duple time
10 9th thing: Setting textSay each line, stress the important syllables, place these on strong beats, compose a musical tune, wordpaint...You could use Q to practise a minor melody. What are the main features of the given phrase?
11 10th thing: Form and Dance Look at Q3 on the LC 2007 paperMinuet in AA1BA2Mainly quavers. Emphasise first beat of each bar. Dainty. Don’t introduce minims or put the dotted crotchet on a different beat.Examine the Key - Tonic solfa - Bar 4 – Phrasing – Features - Possible sequence - Form
13 PS For practice, do the LC melodies from 1999 to 2007 Know keys up to four sharps and flatsSing your melodiesWhat are the good and bad leaps?In the exam the harmony gets more marks, so spend more time on it
14 http://www.teachnet.ie (Senior Cycle Music) Best of luck!(Senior Cycle Music)