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  • Writer's pictureHolly Mead

Twentieth Century Harmony: Chapter 2 (part 1)

In Chapter Two of Twentieth Century Harmony, Persichetti discusses scale materials: modes, synthetic scale formations, pentatonic and hexatonic scales, and the chromatic scale.

The chapter concludes with twenty-five (!) "applications" (i.e. compositional prompts). Here are exercises 1-4 and 6-7.

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