Mangalorean Recipes

  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size

One Sharp Scale

E-mail Print PDF

Note: When a pdf page opens, and the right scroll bar is hidden, please RELOAD the page


It may be observed, that the human voice has a limited range.   The human voice is grouped in 4 categories, Soprano, Alto, Tenor and Bass.   Each has a separate stave, but we use most commonly the Treble Stave for Soprano and Alto, and Bass Stave for Tenor and Bass.

The soprano voice range starts at the lower do of the natural scale, and goes up to the upper sol, above the fifth line of the stave.    When music goes out of this range, it has to be transposed on the Keyboard.   When a scale is lowered, thus, we have to use the black keys, to fit the scale formula of 2 full tones followed by a semitone, followed by three full tones, followed by a semitone.  Read the text book which explains it.

When the scale is transposed, the Do of the scale shifts from the natural position.   In one sharp scale, where F or Fa of the keyboard is sharpened, i.e. the black key to the right of Fa is used, and the Do shifts to Sol or G of the keyboard.    In the next exercise, we give an exercise in reading the music in one sharp scale.   Later you will have some common hymns which you can use to familiarize with the scale.

The singer usually develops an association with the name and sound.   Once he gets the new sound of G, and names it as his "Do" rest of the notes fall in place automatically, due to this association.

The chromatic scale

Open Kodaly5 for the exercise in One Sharp Scale

Sing O Come All Ye Faithful in One Sharp Scale

Sing Nearer My God to Thee One Sharp Scale

Bookmark with:

Deli.cio.us Deli.cio.us    Digg Digg    reddit reddit    Facebook Facebook    StumbleUpon StumbleUpon    Newsvine Newsvine
 


OFFSEASON GOA

WOWMOM

WOW MOM - Please send this link to your friends in Mumbai.

Hair Accessories, Snap Clips, Bobby Pins, and creative stuff. Visit my page - Click on the Pic - -------------------------------------

Artwork For SALE

Artwork By Ruchi - Please send this link to your friends in Mumbai.

Art by Ruchi Pais - Contact: 9821611343 Mumbai Click on the Picture ------------------------------

Face Book Badge

CLICK THE PIC

FACEBOOK PAGE OF : Walter J. Pais

Walter J. Pais

Mangalorean Recipes Facebook Page

Banner

Who's Online

We have 26 guests online

Google Ad 3 CLICK

Google Ad: Click

Mangalorean Recipes Facebook Group

I invite you to join our group on Face Book. Click the picture

Ranjit and Ruchi Pais, Hair Stylists

Mumbai's Trendiest Cuts Ranjit and Ruchi now operate from Goa. Call them for appointments. Timings: 9:30am - 9:30pm Call +919821611343 for appointments Click on the picture below:

Google AD 2: Click

Web Links

Links: Find other websites of interest here. Create your account and post a Web Link of your own. Click on the link below

HTML Module Ad 4


mangrecsheader