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1

describe the structure

intro
section a
section b
section b-
section a
outro

2

what is the texture

homophonic

3

describe the melody

blues notes
tritones
sylabic
word painting
melodic riffs
high tessitura
male tenor

4

describe the tonality

d major
bitonal

5

describe the harmony

tritones
jazz harmonys
extended chords
blues notes
chromatic

6

describe the instrumentation

bass clarinet
clarinet
5 woodwind players that double up on the sax
2 horns
3 trumpets
2 trombones
7 violins
4 cellos
2 double basses
drum kit
2 percussionists
piano
electric guitars

7

how many instrument players in total

30

8

how many woodwind players

5

9

how many bass clarinets

1

10

how many normal clarinets

1

11

how many horns

2

12

how many trumpets

3

13

how many trombones

2

14

how many violins

7

15

how many cellos

4

16

how many double basses

2

17

how many percussionists

2

18

how many guitars

1 electric
1 acoustic

19

describe the rhythm

syncopation
cross rhythm
push rhythm
ostinati
hemiola

20

what period/genre

genre = musical/jazz
1958