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Music Scoring 101 - Creating Moods and Styles.
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Which scale is best suited to creating, light playful moods?
The harmonic minor scale
The diminished scale
The melodic minor scale
The Lydian Scale
The best way to underscore dialogue is to:
Create a harmonic bed that doesn't interfere with dialogue
Create a big musical moment before and after each dialogue scene
Match the timbre of the speaking voice with an equal orchestral timbre
Imitate the rhythmic speech pattern of the dialogue
Which type of chord has a sense of drama to it?
What is the recommended order for ordering your instruments in your DAW?
Favorite Instruments Order
What scale is most effective in creating magical moods?
The whole tone scale
The pentatonic scale
The harmonic minor scale
The major scale
What orchestral group contains the richest and most powerful sounding instruments?
Which rhythmic pattern is most effective in creating a military feel?
One whole note repeated four times
Two Half notes repeated twice
Quarter note triplets
Repeated 16th notes
The goal of action music is:
To balance out the sound effects in the movie
To create momentum, energy and excitement
To add extra melody and harmony to the scene
As a vehicle to introduce new thematic material
What chord is most effective in creating mysterious mood?
The sus 4 chord
The minor chord with the major 7 and added 9th
The dominant 7th chord
The major 7th chord
Standard notation practice is to notate basses an octave lower than they sound. True or false?
What interval best expresses tension?
The minor 2nd
The major 2nd
The major 4th
The major 6th
What chord is most effective in creating a passive sound?
The diminished 7th chord
The minor chord
The augmented chord
The sus 2 chord
Music Scoring 101
Creating Moods and Styles
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