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Here you will find all the resources identified by our tutors as useful for the study of this subject, arranged in ascending alphabetical order. Browse the tiles and descriptions to discover if there are any resources of interest to you, or click on any of the keywords to see resources sorted by more in-depth topics.

Music (W300): The study of melody, harmony and rhythm produced in accordance with specified patterns and sequences. May include performance, theory and history of music.

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Audio Faure - Improvisation, Op. 84, no. 5

Very typical example of Fauré's harmonic style

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Audio Prokofiev - Piano Concerto no 3 - extract - harmonic analysis

Prokofiev - Piano Concerto no 3 - extract - harmonic analysis

Prokofiev, Harmony, Piano music view
Audio Worksheet - 4th + 5th species (Sibelius version)

Reproduces some of the examples from Fux’s Gradus ad Parnassum. Students can listen to this if they have Sibelius or if it is embedded in a Scorch...

Harmony, Counterpoint view
Audio Bach: Christe – showing Bach’s complete Ritornello melody – Sibelius file

Opening of the Christe from Bach’s B minor Mass showing Bach’s complete Ritornello melody. Students can listen to this if they have Sibelius or if...

Harmony, Counterpoint view
Audio Comparing temperaments (tunings) - 2

A companion file for "Comparing temperaments (tunings)". This file demonstrates the sound of Bach's C# Prelude (no. 3 from Book 1 of the "48") in...

Temperament, Tuning view
Audio Bach: Fugue 1 in C from Book 1 of the “48” (Sibelius file)

Bach: Fugue 1 in C from Book 1 of the “48” in open score. This example will play in Sibelius or in any browser with the Scorch plugin. If you do...

Harmony, Counterpoint view
Audio Dove sono - extract.sib

Extract from the middle of the Countess's aria, Dove Sono, from Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro. She is in an emotional turmoil and the music...

Mus, Music, Mozart, Harmony, Chromatic view
Audio Worksheet - 1st species counterpoint - Sibelius version

Reproduces some of the examples from Fux’s Gradus ad Parnassum, without his exemplar counterpoints. You need the Sibelius Scorch player to use...

Harmony, Counterpoint view
Audio Scriabin harmonies

Shows some of the harmonies that Scriabin uses in his 5th piano sonata

Scriabin, Harmony, Piano music view
Audio Counterpoint - 3rd species

Gives Fux’s counterpoints to 3rd species examples. This example will play in Sibelius or in any browser with the Scorch plugin. If you do not have...

Harmony, Counterpoint view
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