In effect, the melodic phrases
(the longer melodic units) are generated by the use of the reciting tones along with short melodic motives or formulas.
Each maqam--composed of a specific set of prominent notes, typical melodic phrases
, and specific boundaries--traditionally invokes a particular mood for Arab audiences.
The melodic phrases
, as well as their structural function noted above, also perform a function in shaping the performance of the lyrics, and this also helps to build familiarity with a piece.
We use primary and dominant sevenths chords to compose melodic phrases
to enhance creativity and foster musical ideas.
The flute segments often began with staccato snatches, developing into melodic phrases
15) So when we see the melodic phrases
corresponding with the latter dialect in the Dublin and Fleury plays mentioned, it is clear that the transmission of the dramas transcended geographical boundaries and liturgical propriety, betraying dissemination by the "wandering scholars" whose notoriety was not always deserved.
In Corale long melodic phrases
like the lines of Gregorian chants are build out of the initial ten-tone mode on three melodic instruments with precise tuning (two vibraphones and a marimba).
20): (1) "Long melodic phrases
with a major-minor tonality .
And instead of his usual choices of clever lyrics and melodic phrases
from Cole Porter and the Gershwins, Beethoven and Fritz Kreisler, there was the thump of percussive sounds credited to "Various.
Hornby's melodic analysis focuses on the underlying functions of the constituent melodic phrases
, seeking to determine the constructional principles of the genre.
With his compact, syncopated backup chords and clean, spare, melodic phrases
, Cole emphasized the piano as a solo, rather than a rhythm instrument in his jazz arrangements.
He could not sustain or illuminate the longer melodic phrases
in Liszt's B-minor Ballade or in the concert etude ``Un Sospiro.
They can be led to sing or play musical dialogues, imitating rhythmic and melodic phrases
that are delivered to them or devising answers to musical questions.
Once again, smooth and sensuous melodic phrases
were lightly coaxed to the fore by Janowski to delicious effect.
Instead, the melodic phrases
owe their unity and continuity to the juxtaposition of short segments with obvious motivic connections.