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Section 9.9 Practice Exercises

Day One

Day One:

1

Write the circle of fifths progression in the following keys with root position triads. Label Roman numerals below and lead-sheet symbols above.

  1. In F major:

  2. In B minor:

Answer

In F major:

1. F-A-C

2. IV = B♭-D-F

3. viiº = E-G-B♭

4. iii = A-C-E

5. vi = D-F-A

6. ii = G-B♭-D

7. V = C-E-G

8. F-A-C

In B minor:

1. B-D-F♯

2. iv = E-G-B

3. VII = A-C♯-E

4. III = D-F♯-A

5. VI = G-B-D

6. iiº = C♯-E-G

7. V = F♯-A♯-C♯

8. B-D-F♯

2

Review. Write the following intervals above the given note.

Answer

1. A𝄫, 2. A♯, 3. D, 4. C♯, 5. G, 6. G

3

Review. Given the lead-sheet symbol and key, write the key signature, triad or seventh chord, and Roman numeral.

Answer

1. 4 flats in key signature, iv, B♭-D♭-F

2. 3 sharps in key signature, IV, D-F♯-A

3. 3 flats in key signature, iiº, F-A♭-D

4. 4 sharps in key signature, vi, C♯-E-G♯

5. 2 flats in signature, viiº7, F♯-A-C-E♭

6. 5 sharps in key signature, V7/5th, C♯-E-F♯-A♯

7. 1 flat in key signature, i/3rd, F-A-D

8. 1 flat in key signature, iii, A-C-E

4

Review. Correct the rhythmic notation of the following example.

Day Two:

5

For each cadence, label the chord(s) involved.

Half Cadence =
Deceptive Cadence =
Plagal Cadence =
Authentic Cadence =
Answer

HC = V

DC = V-vi

PC = IV-I

AC = V-I

6

Analyze the following progressions with lead-sheet symbols above and Roman numerals below.

Answer
In F major: In E major:
1. F, I 1. C♯m, vi
2. Dm, vi 2. A, IV
3. Gm/B♭, ii/3rd 3. E, I
4. C, V 4. B, V
7

For the progression, do the following:

  1. Given the Roman numerals, write the triads or seventh chords

  2. Analyze the harmonies with lead-sheet symbols above the staff

  3. Analyze the harmonic function of each harmony using the abbreviations “ton.” for tonic function, “dom.” for dominant function, “pre-dom.” for pre-dominant function, and “ton. prol.” for tonic prolongation function

  4. Specify the cadence that ends the progression

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