|Minor Key Singing||MUS 110 Schedule William Wieland|
Sing the following 8 items competently to earn 100 points.|
Sing slowly and keep a steady tempo. Do not pause, stop, or restart.
N Natural Minor Scale with Solfège from memory
F Dr. Fox Exercise in Minor with Solfège from memory
H Harmonic Minor Scale with Solfège from memory
M Melodic Minor Scale with Solfège from memory
Sight sing minor melodies at SonicFit. Click on the
Exercises tab and under Sonic Comprehension, choose
Advanced Sight Reading. Click the settings button and choose
minor and the desired level.
1 Level 1
2 Level 2
3 Level 3
4 Level 4
Arpeggio Exercise: Solfège Letters
Tonic Triad Leaps: Solfège Letters
The “Bounce Drill”, “Triplet Drill”, and “Scale in 3rds”
can be performed with each minor scale. (See Major Key Singing.)
Establish a Minor Key
Harmonic Progressions in Minor
When Jesus Wept (a canon)
Competently means few or no mistakes, e.g.|
a 4-bar phrase may have one careless mistake.
If a performance is of questionable quality, you
may attempt that item again later in the semester.
If you score 100 before the semester is finished,
you may begin MUS 111 Sight Singing.