|Rhythm Assignment||Music Composition Assignments William Wieland|
Compose 3 short pieces which we can listen to in class.
Listening Component (Please answer the questions or do the assignments in parentheses.)|
Asymmetric Meter: Tchaikovsky Symphony 6 movement 2—YouTube has recordings. (What is the time signature?)
Changing Meter: Stravinsky Rite of Spring "Sacrificial Dance"—YouTube has recordings.
Cross Rhythm: Perform 2 x 3, 3 x 2, 3 x 4, 4 x 3. (Creat one not listed here.)
Metric Modulation: Please watch this video.
Polymeter: Led Zeppelin "Kashmir"—YouTube has recordings. (What is the guitar time signature? What is the drum set time signature?)
Listen to Steve Reich's Piano Phase and clapping music.