Skye Waulking Song - Capercaillie RHYTHM AND METRE... HARMONY

Celtic Fusion

What is the time signature of the piece?
12/8
1 of 8
What rhythmic device is used throughout the piece?
Syncopation
2 of 8
At the start of the piece what does the hi-hat pattern create?
Cross rhythms
3 of 8
When the full band enters what happens to the hi-hat pattern?
It changes and more clearly emphasises 12/8
4 of 8
What key is the song in?
G major
5 of 8
All the notes are related to the key, what key word describes this?
Diatonic
6 of 8
Three main chords are used, what are they?
G, Em & C
7 of 8
The dominant chords (D) is avoided, what kind of feeling does this give the piece?
Modal feel
8 of 8

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Card 2

Front

What rhythmic device is used throughout the piece?

Back

Syncopation

Card 3

Front

At the start of the piece what does the hi-hat pattern create?

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

When the full band enters what happens to the hi-hat pattern?

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

What key is the song in?

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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