Examples

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FUNDAMENTALS
Rhythm
Scales
Cadences
MODES AND MODAL HARMONY
Modes
COUNTERPOINT
Contrapuntal Textures
DIATONIC HARMONY
1Tonic Subdominant and Dominant
2First Inversion Primary Chords
3Leading Tone Triads and Tetrads (viio and viio7)
4Non-Chord Tones
56/4 Chords
6Supertonic and Submediant
7Mediant and Subtonic
8Nondominant Seventh Chords
9Periods and Sentences
10Diatonic Sequences
CHROMATIC HARMONY
11Applied Chords
12Tonicization
13Chromatic Sequences
14Pivot Chord and Direct Modulations
15Modal Mixture
16Binary Form
17Ternary Form
18Neapolitan Sixth Chords
19Augmented Sixth Chords
20Abrupt and Enharmonic Modulations
21Common Tone Diminished Seventh Chords
22Dominant Ninth Chords
23Elevenths and Thirteenths
24Sonata Form
20th AND 21st CENTURY TECHNIQUES
25Nonfunctional Harmony
26Nontertian Harmony
27Dodecaphonic Examples
28Graphic Scores / Instruction Based Scores
29Electronic / Electroacoustic / Installations
Supplemental Materials
30Treatises
31Manifestos
Sample Assignments (Created and analyzed by D.D. Mendoza)
Modes I. || Assignment || Key ||
Modes II. || Assignment || Key||
Tonic / Subdominant / Tonic || Assignment || Key ||
Leading Tone ||Assignment || Key ||
Non-Chord Tones || Assignment || Key ||
Six Four Chords || Assignment || Key ||
Supertonic and Submediant || Assignment || Key ||
Periods and Sentences || Assignment || Key ||
Applied Chords I. || Assignment || Key ||
Applied Chords II. || Assignment || Key ||
Sequences || Assignment || Key ||
Pivot Chord / Direct Modulation || Assignment || Key ||
Mode Mixture || Assignment || Key ||
Binary Form || Assignment || Key ||
N6 Chords || Assignment || Key ||
Aug. 6th Chords I. || Assignment || Key ||
Aug. 6th Chords II. || Assignment || Key ||
CTD 7th Chords || Assignment || Key ||
Sonata Form || Assignment || Key ||
12-Tone || Assignment || Key ||