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In which year was West Side Story composed?
1957
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Explain how the music sounds exciting and hopeful.
- fast and lively tempo & 3/4, 2/4 metre
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Give one example of a jazz feature in this performance.
- Syncopation
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Explain how there is a Latin-American influence in this music
Fast & lively mood created by syncopation, cross rhythms and staccato. Blues scale - Jazz harmonies (chromatic notes)
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This piece starts in D major. Name one key thst the piece modulates to.
C major
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Explain how the music sounds exciting and hopeful.

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- fast and lively tempo & 3/4, 2/4 metre

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Give one example of a jazz feature in this performance.

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Explain how there is a Latin-American influence in this music

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This piece starts in D major. Name one key thst the piece modulates to.

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