Grace - Jeff Buckley

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What is the time signature of the piece?
12/8
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What is the key?
isnt clear
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What key is established in the intro?
D major
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What are the vocals like in verse one?
Quite low
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What are the drums in?
tom toms
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What key is verse one in?
Em
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What happens to the vocals in the pre-chorus?
the range gets higher
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what thickens the texture in the chorus?
backing vocals & more added instruments
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what effect does the link have?
Mandolin effect
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what does the link sound like?
the intro
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Where is a pizzacato and prominant strings?
pre-chorus two
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what happens at the end of chorus 2 to lead into the middle 8?
Big drum fill
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What is the atmosphere of the middle 8?
intense
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what are the notes like in the middle 8?
sustained notes
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what is the texture of the middle 8?
polyphonic texture
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what is the end of the middle 8 like?
intensity drops, same as pre-chorus
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3 effects used in the piece
reverb, eq effect, delay
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What is the atmosphere of verse 3?
most intense verse
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how is verse 3 sung?
aggressively, loudly, intense vocals, high vocal range
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what effect if on the guitar for the outro?
flanger effect
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what are the vocal improvisations based on?
based on the chorus
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what ends the piece?
the asian affect unaccompanied
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what is drop D?
E chord dropped to D chord
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What is EQ?
equalisation
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what is reverb?
makes things sound more spacious - gives the effect of being in a large room
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what is flanger?
sweeping sound, better for strumming
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what is delay?
repeating sound slightly behind the original (echoe)
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what year was this piece made?
1994
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what is the structure?
intro-verse1-precho1-chorus1-link-verse2-pre-cho2-chorus2-mid8-link-verse3-outro
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what album is the song Grace from?
Grace
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