This course is open to those students who have earned a grade of at least a B in the prerequisite courses HR-112 or HR-114. The course topics are those of Harmony 3, but with a greater emphasis on application through composition. Course topics include: continued analysis and application of major and minor key harmony; continued elaboration of subdominant minor and modal interchange; and chord scale theory. Review of melodic construction and melody/harmony relationship; Individual note analysis of melodies; substitute dominant and related II-7 chords; diminished chord patterns; modulations.
Grade of B or better in HR-112 or HR-114
All B.M. and P.D. students
Fall, Spring, Summer
George Russell Jr.