There are three different kinds of 6/4 chords. All of them must be approached and resolved by step, because they are UNSTABLE.
1. Cadential 6/4 I6/4 Bass Line= Sol Sol Do STRONG BEAT
Common Progression: I6/4 V7 I
2. Pedal 6/4 IV6/4 or I6/4 Bass Line = Do Do Do or Sol Sol Sol WEAK BEAT
Common Progressions: I IV6/4 I or V I6/4 V
3. Passing 6/4 Bass Line = Do Re Mi or Mi Re Do (stepwise) WEAK BEAT
Common Progressions: I V6/4 I6
QUIZ on WEDNESDAY 01.13.16
Sight-Singing test on Friday 01.15.16
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