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Flashcards in Capercaillie Deck (13):
1

album

Nàdurra

2

released in

2000

3

style

celtic fusion

4

key

G major

5

metre

12/8

6

structure

intro
verse 1
break
verses 2-6
instrumental
verses 7-8
outro

7

melody

instruments improvise
sung in Em pentatonic
vocables
Gaelic language

8

rhythm

scotch snaps
syncopation
cross rhythms - hi-hat at start

9

instrumentation - western

voice
drum kit
synthesiser
wurlitzer piano
electric guitar
acoustic guitar
bass guitar

10

instrumentation - celtic folk

fiddle
bouzouki
accordion
uilleann pipes

11

harmony and tonality

diatonic harmony
cluster chord at start
3 main chords - G, Em, C
Am9, Em9, Em, C, G used in a section

12

texture

call and response
heterophonic
layered - drums, bass, chords, melody, countermelodies

13

dynamics

soft - intro, v1, break, v2, v3, v7
loud - v4-6, instrumental, v8, outro