Purcell movement 1 summary

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  • Purcell movement 1
    • Texture
      • Polarized melody and accompaniment (1-3)
      • Antiphony (7-15)
      • Antiphony (20-25)
    • Harmony
      • Key signatures
        • B minor (relative) (11-14)
        • A major (dominant) (15-16)
        • A minor (tonic minor of A major) (17-18)
        • A major (19)
        • D major (tonic) (20-end)
      • Perfect cadence (bb. 3.3/4
      • Perfect cadence (bb.18.3/4)
      • Parallel 3rds 1st and second violins (bb.7.3-8)
      • Inverted pedal (18-19.3)
    • Structure
      • A section (1-10)
      • B section (11-19)
      • C section (20-29)
    • Melody
      • Extensive use of upper auxiliaries
        • opening motif upper auxiliary
      • Motif B (bb.12.3) trumpet part
      • Motif A (opening two beats) trumpet part
      • Descending scalic pattern (11-15)
      • Trumpet part use of trills at cadential points
    • How section B contrasts
      • Use of slurs/ largato
      • B minor (relative)
      • Regular quaver beats
      • Imitation and contrapunctal

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