Musical Elements - 374 Words
In the process of analyzing musical elements of a work, one must direct one’s attention to such matters such as:
Song Form – Binary (A-B-A-B) , Linear (A-A-A), Open, Suite, etc.
Dynamics – Such as: Soft/Loud (piano-forte), Rit., Performance Expression, Cresendo Decresendo, Articulations (, legato, staccato, etc.) (Music without dynamics or expressions can easily become sterile.)
Time Signature/Meter – Look for consistencies or changes in meter, tempo, feel, musical...
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