'Skye Waulking Song' - Capercaillie

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  • Created on: 04-02-16 10:49
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  • Skye Waulking song - Capercaillie
    • Melody
      • Melodic lines are played in a folk style
      • Improvisation
      • Vocable
      • Repetition of each line in the verse
      • Slow rhythm
    • Rythym
      • The shakers and hi-hat play every two beats giving the rhythm a triple feel
      • The vocal part has a characteristic lilting rhythm
      • Second and fifth beat of the bar are emphasised by the accordion
    • Structure
      • Intro, Verse 1,  Break, Verse 2, Verse 3. Verse 4, Verse 5, Verse 6, Instrumental, Verse 7,  Verse 8, Outro
    • Instrument-ation
      • Folk Instruments
        • Bouzouki
        • Uillean pipes
        • Bodhran
        • Flutes
        • Fiddle
        • Accordian
        • Vocals
      • Pop Instruments
        • Synth
        • Electric guitar
        • Piano
        • Acoustic guitar
        • Drum and Percussion
    • Dynamics
      • Build up with texture
      • Fade out at the end
    • Harmony
      • Simple, 4 chords
      • E minor
      • Pentatonic
      • Changes chord sequence to highlight certain moods
    • Tempo
      • Slow and calm
      • Compound quadruple time
      • Time signature of 12/8
    • Texture
      • Heterophony in instruments
      • Improvised counterpoint
      • Monophonic bar before verse
      • Counter melody

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