Discovering music through listening
Discovering music through listening

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Discovering music through listening


Block chords
A succession of similar chords.
Gradually getting louder.
Gradually getting quieter.
Played by more than one instrument or voice.
Loudness, measured in decibels, but perceived as relative loudness or quietness.
The shape or organisation of a piece of music.
Very loud.
A texture of several musical lines of similar rhythmic character.
A single line of melody with no accompaniment.
Very quiet.
A texture in which several independent musical lines interweave.
A short, repeated melodic pattern in popular music.
The relationship between melodic (horizontal) and harmonic (vertical) elements of the music.

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