Harmony 4 for Entering Students

Course Number
HR-214
Description

Open only to students who qualify for provisional advanced placement through the ESPA. This course is designed for students entering the college in the first semester. After a brief review of the content of Harmony 3, the course continues with further discussion of the principles of modern chord progression: deceptive resolutions of secondary dominants; dominant 7th chords without dominant function; contiguous dominant motion; review of melodic construction, form and melody/harmony relationship; modal interchange; pedal point and ostinato; modal harmony and modal composition; compound chords; and hybrid voicings and constant structures.

Credits
2
Prerequisites
Provisional advanced placed status for Harmony 4 on the ESPA
Required Of
All
Electable By
All
Semesters Offered
Fall, Spring
Location
Boston
Valencia
Department
HARM
Course Chair
George Russell Jr.

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