Flashcards in Harmony, Tonality, and Mode Deck (17):
Point of Imitation
Material that is being imitated.
What does harmony focus on as opposed to texture?
Pitch, not layers.
Successive and makes up melody.
Stable, at rest.
Clashes, in need of resolution.
A combination of simultaneous pitches.
- Larger system of organizing pitches and chords.
- Creates possibility of tension and resolution on a larger scale.
What provides direction, impetus with a clear goal?
The home note.
Music that has a tonic is called ___.
Scale that is named for its tonic.
A different recurring pattern of whole steps and half steps.
Diatonic starting on C.
Diatonic starting on A.
Switching from one key to another key that has a different tonic pitch within a piece.