|Memorized Singing||MUS 111 William Wieland|
Sing the following examples with major solfège.|
T Familiar Major Triad Excerpts (I will choose 3 from
Kum Ba Yah, The Star Spangled Banner, O Canada & Taps.)
5 1 to 5 and 5 to 1 Excerpts (I will choose 3 from Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star,
The Flintstones Theme, Here Comes the Bride, O Christmas Tree & Old MacDonald.)
H Haydn "Surprise" theme from Symphony No. 94, mvt. 2 — Sing the first 4 bars + 1 note.
M Mozart Eine kleine Nachtmusik, 1st movement, 1st theme
Memorize the first 4 bars + 1 note. (Sing the top note of chords.)
Sing the following examples with harmonic minor solfège.
3 We Three Kings of Orient Are — first 2 phrases (We Three Kings melody for simple piano)
B J.S. Bach "Little" Fugue in G minor, BWV 578 — the first 12 notes
C The Coventry Carol — entire melody — Patterns
The Grieg excerpts require major solfège, harmonic minor solfège and a little chromatic solfège.
G Grieg's "Peer Gynt" Suite No. 1 (2 points per theme—You may ignore grace notes and trills.)
Morning Mood, Ase's Death, Anitra's Dance & In the Hall of the Mountain King
(We will not practice the Grieg in class. I expect you to figure these out on your own.)