Sagarkumar Patel Music 100 Dr. Julie Koidin Date 10th oct 2018 Music 1: Four season 2- Spring (2 of 5- Birds celebrate) From the starting of the music the Tempo is Allegretto and which remains same between 0:00 to 0:12. From 0:12 the tempo changes to Vivace and remains constant till 0:30, where the music take pause for one second which is from 0:30 to 0:31. From 0:31 the tempo of the music sample is Lento. In the interval between 0:00 to 0:27 the dynamics of the music is mezzo forte. The dynamics change to forte from mezzo forte and remains same in the time interval from 0:28 to 0:30, which again change to mezzo forte from 0:31 and continues till 0:37.
The music starts from Homophonic texture and continues till 0:12. After 0:12 the texture changes from Homophony to Polyphonic and remains same between the interval of 0:12 to 0:30. From 0:31 to 0:37 the texture of the music is Homophonic.
The instruments used in the music sample mainly consist of the string instrument, in which the violin is dominating. Also, brass instrument is use in this music sample.
There is no vocal music in this sample. The music is mostly legato but the first few seconds i.e. from 0:00 to 0:02 the music was staccato, and for the rest of the part that is from 0:02 to 0:37 the music is legato. Pitch is mostly high that is form 0:00 to 0:30 and then it become low in between 0:30 to 0:37. Lastly, melody intervals consist of one large interval which is from 0:00 to 0:30 and one small interval which is from 0:30 to 0:37. Overall the music was Tonal and Consonant.
2. The music is in major key which shows happiness and the music sample created by Vivaldi tries to express the happiness. The tempo of the music is quite faster than usual so it indicates some excitement.
Four Season 4- Spring (4 of 5 Thunderstorm) 1. The tempo of the music is Allegretto from 0:00 to 0:22, which changed to Andante and remains constant in the time interval of 0:23 to 0:29. From 0:30 to 0:31 the tempo was Grave. About the dynamics, it is forte from the staring of the song and remains same in the time interval of 0:00 to 0:21. Form 0:22 to 0:31 the dynamics of the music sample seems decrescendo from forte to mezzo forte and ends up to grave. The texture of the music was polyphony form 0:00 to 0:21, which changed to homophony from 0:22 and remains same till 0:31. The music consists of the musical instrument which includes violin, other string instrument and some brass instruments.
Music is staccato in the interval of 0:00 to 0:21. In the interval of 0:21 to 0:31 the music becomes legato. The pitch of the music is high for the first part that is from 0:00 to 0:21, which becomes low from 0:22 to 0:23 and again becomes high and continues till 0:31. The music consists of two large melodic interval and the one small melodic interval. The music sample is tonal. About consonant and dissonant, for the first half that is from 0:00 to 0:22 it is dissonant and from 0:23 to 0:31 the music is consonant. 2. The music is dissonant for the first half which indicates some kind of fear, so the composer tries to indicate some kind of danger which is a thunderstorm in this case. The key is minor which gives other indication that the music consists of fear.