The examples on these pages on root movements in four-part textures are taken
from Chapter 6 of our textbook. Look through that chapter for more information.
Note: in the examples where notes are tied, the ties are used only to point
out the common tones. The notes do not have to be tied.
Root movement of a 4th/5th
Root movement of a 3rd/6th
Root movement of a 2nd/7th
Instructor: John Meschi
Office: Room 204, Fine Arts Center
Phone: (516) 299-2105; Department: (516) 299-2474
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