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Music Scoring 101 - Creating Moods and Styles.
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What interval best expresses tension?
The major 6th
The major 2nd
The major 4th
The minor 2nd
The best way to underscore dialogue is to:
Create a big musical moment before and after each dialogue scene
Match the timbre of the speaking voice with an equal orchestral timbre
Create a harmonic bed that doesn't interfere with dialogue
Imitate the rhythmic speech pattern of the dialogue
Standard notation practice is to notate basses an octave lower than they sound. True or false?
What orchestral group contains the richest and most powerful sounding instruments?
Which scale is best suited to creating, light playful moods?
The Lydian Scale
The harmonic minor scale
The melodic minor scale
The diminished scale
Which rhythmic pattern is most effective in creating a military feel?
Two Half notes repeated twice
Repeated 16th notes
One whole note repeated four times
Quarter note triplets
What chord is most effective in creating a passive sound?
The augmented chord
The diminished 7th chord
The sus 2 chord
The minor chord
What is the recommended order for ordering your instruments in your DAW?
Favorite Instruments Order
What chord is most effective in creating mysterious mood?
The sus 4 chord
The dominant 7th chord
The major 7th chord
The minor chord with the major 7 and added 9th
Which type of chord has a sense of drama to it?
The goal of action music is:
As a vehicle to introduce new thematic material
To create momentum, energy and excitement
To balance out the sound effects in the movie
To add extra melody and harmony to the scene
What scale is most effective in creating magical moods?
The pentatonic scale
The major scale
The whole tone scale
The harmonic minor scale
Music Scoring 101
Creating Moods and Styles
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