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General Music Theory

 

1) Write down the following scales. Sharps and flats can be notated at the clef, or in front of the notes.
D major (violin clef)
f minor, melodisch up and down (bass clef)
cis minor, harmonic (violin clef)


2) Write down the sharps or flats at the clef or in front of the notes. 
g is the third tone of a major scale (bass clef)
f sharp is the fifth tone of a minor harmonic scale (violin clef)
a flat is the sixth tone of a falling minor melodic scale (bass clef)


3) Name at each exercise below the major and minor scale, in which the given tone row can occur:


INTERVALS

4) Write down the following intervals.
 a)   b)   c)   d) 
  major third ON the give note.  diminished seventh UNDER the given note. minor sixth ON the give note. perfect fifth UNDER the given note.


5) Name the following intervals.
 a)  b)


6) Write down the/a consonant resolution of the given intervals.
 a)   b)   c) 

 



TRIADS

7) Write down the following triads.
 a)   b)   c)   d) 
  major triad in 6/4 position ON the given note.   diminished triad in 6-position UNDER the given note.   augmented triad in root position ON the given note.   minor triad in 6/4-position UNDER the given note.


8) Name the following triads. Mention also their inversion.
 a)   b)   c) 


9) In which keys (major and minorr) van the following triads occur? drieklanken voor? And on which degree? (Use only harmonic minor in case of the degrees V and VII)
 a) 

 b) 



DOMINANT 7-CHORD

10) Write down the dominant seventh chord in the following inversions
 a)   b)   c) 


11) Write down the dominant seventh chord in the following keys

 
 
a)  b)  c) 
  6/5-position in A major   4/3-position in b minor   2-position in D flat major


12) Name the inversion of the following dominant seventh chords en mention the key in which they occur:
 a)

 b)



MELODIC ANALYSIS

13) In the following fragment there are no sharps and flats at the clefs, but only in front of the notes.In which key  is this fragment?
R. Strauss "Nichts" 


14) Which chord  is formed by the notes, indicated by the circle? In which position? 
R. Strauss "Die Nacht"


15) Add the bar sign in the following fragment:


RHYTHM

16) Improve the noattion of the rhythm so that it becomes immidiately clear in which bar the fragment is (by grouping the notes):


17) In the following rhythm two notes have been left out. Add them:


CHORDS


 
18) Name the following chords. Mention also their inversion.



 
19) Write down the following degrees:
 a)   b) 
In b flatminor: IV in 6-position In E major:t: III in6/4-position



 
20) De augmented triad c-e-g# can be enharmonised in two different ways; in both enharmonisations it will stay an augmented triad, but in a different inversion. Write down the 2 enharmonisations, and mention the keys  in which these chords can occur: