Keyboard Assignment 2

The first part of this keybaord assignment is to hear, play, and understand a simple tonicization of III in minor. The second part of the assignment is a review at the keyboard of simple diatonic harmonies in keyboard style. Even though your assignment is practice these scale harmonizations as written, you should try to play them in as many different keys as you can.

Task 1

The following keyboard progression represents the most common tonicization of the relative major within the minor mode. Be prepared to explain each chord's function in class. Practice the progression in all minor keys up to 4 sharps and flats.

Tonicization of III


Task 2

Play the two descending scale harmonizations as written. Play them in 2 other keys for extra credit.
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Created: 10.01.99 Last Update: 00.00.00