Analysis Assignment: Putting Things Together
The principles of Unity and Variety apply to all music, regardless of composition style or historical period.
Now that you are familiar with the concepts in the first section of the course (Basic Musical Concepts), and you have seen how they work on different pieces of music, try your hand, mouse, and ears, at finding how they operate in a piece you haven’t heard yet in this course (although you may have elsewhere).
To do this, I will ask you to listen to the Hungarian Dance No. 6 in D Major by Johannes Brahms.