Card Set Information
Studying for Songwriting Final
"Power," "Diamonds of Sierra Leone"
Kanye West (and Jay-Z)
"Sawdust and Diamonds"
Aventura; Frankie J and Baby Bash
"Ballad of a Politician"
Complicated, hard to play
7 pedals for changing pitches (sharp, flat, natural)
Mix between lute and harp
The simultaneous use of two or more conflicting rhythms
The countermelody of rhythm
Putting a section of an old song into a new song
Regular music producer
: material is already there for her; she puts it together.
Hip-hop music producer
: has to create the beat, essentially the song's composer
Music and singing
Final product involved other instrumentals, special effects, mixing, etc. on top of what the composer & lyricist wrote
Different Hallelujahs, etc.
5 or more couplets
Each couplet can stand alone
Each line has same number of syllables
Each couplet ends with same word/phrase
All couplets rhyme with each other
Tone quality/tone colour
What differentiates sounds of the same pitch and volume from one another
Breathy, belting, vocal fry, etc.
Voice or instrument
Parody singer of original song
Use pre-existing song to talk about something completely different
Homage to a singer/genre without using an actual pre-existing melody