Hymn #3

July 8, 2018

Notable features:

  1. Meter: 10 10 10 10 (or any with 4 phrases between 8 and 10 syllables per phrase)
  2. Form: ABAB
  3. 2nd phrase ends in a Plagal cadence!
  4. Final phrase starts after a full count of silence (on beat 2) and features a melisma in the tenor voice supporting a perceived phrase augmentation leading to the final cadence.
  5. Final cadence is a variation on Plagal with a V in the bass voice.
  6. Inspiration:
  7. Derivative works:

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