Small assignment: Adding notes to a given harmony passage
This assignment is about adding non-harmonic tones to an existing harmony passage.
Goal and output
Learning about non-harmonic tones through invention.
A harmonic passage with added non-harmonic tones.
• Explain the various kinds of non-harmonic tones to the students.
• Give the students a pre-prepared harmonic passage and instruct them in adding non-harmonic tones off the beat.
• Students are to add non-harmonic tones to the harmonic passage using a keyboard
Topics in the assignment
Detailed description of tools
Keyboards are useful if the assignment is being done in class.
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