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Music Theory 106 - Building Chord Progressions.
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Which of the following statement is false?
A modulation always give a feeling of surprise and a change of direction.
A modulation has chords which support & confirm it as the new tonal center..
A modulation establishes a new tone center.
Modulation often occur at the start of a new section and last throughout that section.
An Authentic cadence is more subtle than a Plagal cadence. True or false?
The subtonic chord of a major scale is:
a diminished triad
a dominant 7th chord
a major chord
a minor chord
In the following chord progression, Ab min is a _________. F / A min / Ab min / G min / C
secondary dominant chord
diatonic passing chord
chromatic passing chord
What is Backcycling technique used for?
Help to shorten a progression & leads back to the tonic
Help to elongate a progression & leads back to the dominant
Help to shorten a progression & leads back to the dominant
Help to elongate a progression & leads back to the tonic
Sus chords differ from added tone chords because
They omits the 3rd
Added tone chords can only be minor
They omits the fifth
Added tone chords can only be major
Which chord provides the strongest feeling of resolution back to the Tonic?
What type of cadence do we have when the V & I chords are in root position and the melody ends on the tonic?
Imperfect authentic cadence
Perfect authentic cadence
The fifth scale degree is called the
All notes of the major scale are present in the I, IV and V chords. True or false?
The range of notes in which a voice or instrument produces the best timbre is called:
Moving to the Tonic is like
moving to a 'higher place'
moving to 'home base'
In the following progression, which chord is the secondary dominant: C / A min / B7 / E min / G7 / C
A chord shared by two tonal centers is called:
a dominant chord
a borrowed chord
a pivot chord
a shared chord
Which chord provides the strongest feeling of resolution back to the tonic chord?
A Pivot Chord is
The penultimate chord in a progression awaiting resolution
A chord sustained over the top of a changing bass line
A chord common to both keys used to smooth modulation to the new key
A chromatic chord used to create a deliberately jarring modulation
If you add an A note to a G chord, you are playing:
A G major 7th chord
a G add 4 chord
A G dominant 7th chord
a G add 2 chord
The I, IV and V chords are called
the major chords
the primary triads
the independant triads
A V7 chord should always resolve to the tonic. True or false?
Styles that are very rhythmic in a nature often benefit from using
complex chord progressions
simpler chord progressions
Which chord is not a diatonic chord of the C major scale?
Which of the following chord type is "open and ambiguous"?
A7 is the secondary dominant of which chords?(Choose the best answer)
E min, E major, E7
E min, E major, E7, E diminished
D min, D major and D7
D min, D major, D7 and D diminished
Which chord represents stability?
Which chord is often used to prolong a resolution?
Music Theory 106
Building Chord Progressions
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