Tag Archives: Melody


Melodies are a succession of notes moving through time, one at a time. Melody is the proper term for what some some call the “tune”. Melodic shape and melodic rhythm are two factors every melody uses in some way. Melodic … Continue reading

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Melody: Its Rhythm, Part I (A Rhythmic Exercise)

This post is the second in a series on elements of , this time focusing on melodic rhythm. The first post covered some aspects of melodic shape, using Section B of Canaro’s song, “Quiero verte una vez más”, as an … Continue reading

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Melody: The Shape, Canaro’s “Quiero verte una vez más”

Your browser does not support the audio element. Melodic Aspects This post is the first in a planned series on aspects of . Although the subject is vast, there are a two broad categories, melodic shape and melodic rhythm, which … Continue reading

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