Music Appreciation -- DVC San Ramon, Fall 2017!
Looking towards Quiz 1, as a worksheet-exercise...
C Major Scale
C D E F G A B C
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 1(8)
Do Re Mi Fa Sol La Ti Do
Notes in One Octave of a Piano Keyboard
(black notes above [which can be called "sharp" or "flat"], and white notes below)
C# D# F# G# A#
Db Eb Gb Ab Bb
C D E F G A B C
Five Basic Ways of Making Sound (optional ethonomusic terms in parentheses below)
 Richard Strauss - Also Sprach Zarathustra: I. Introduction
(Thus Spake Zarathustra)
 Gustav Holst - The Planets: I. Mars
See you Wednesday!
Print vocal scores of 2017: An Opera in Multiple Unnecessary Acts, Op. 261, at
Cybercopy, in preparation for Goat Hall / San Francisco Cabaret Opera auditions this weekend and performances of same this August as part of Fresh Voices XVII in Vallejo, Berkeley, and SF.
the way down there, after,
lunch at Magoo's and a
circuituous return via
returning to compose page 13 The Decameron: Eighth Day, Op. 266: Novel III - Calandrino, Bruno, and Buffalmacco Go In Quest of the Heliotrope beside the Mugnone, as the heat wave continues on this 83rd day of summer, all-time high of the year at 109 -- 7 straight days above the century mark (Fairfield / Pleasant Hill, 105; Antioch / Rio Vista, 107)...
San Francisco Composers Chamber Orchestra Board Meeting --
debriefing from the Spring 2017 Concert, and planning for the fall
(8pm, Saturday, November 4, 2017, St. Mark's Lutheran Church, SF, CA).
82nd day of summer,
2nd highest temperature,
after the pair of 107's
on June 16-17, and
6th day in a row above 100...
San Francisco, 70
Compose page 12 The Decameron: Eighth Day, Op. 266: Novel III - Calandrino, Bruno, and Buffalmacco Go In Quest of the Heliotrope beside the Mugnone before departing...
prescription run and encounter at
After an interval,
on the 81st day of summer, 5th in a row above 100, back down 5 to 102 (AABBA of 102-102-107-107-102) -- 99 in Fairfield. Compose page 11 The Decameron: Eighth Day, Op. 266: Novel III - Calandrino, Bruno, and Buffalmacco Go In Quest of the Heliotrope beside the Mugnone in celebration...