Chapter 4—How Music Works, Part II: Pitch
Melody: Exploring the World of Music. 1999. Pacific Street Films and Educational Film Center. Annenberg Media. VHS and DVD. Available as streaming video from the Annenberg/CPB web site: http://www.learner.org/resources/series105.html. 30 mins.
Examines melody in Western classical music, the Arabic maqam tradition, Irish dance music and sean nós singing, and Indian raga. This is part six of the Exploring the World of Music series of twelve 30-minute programs.
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