[Pt. I Proj.3] – Exercise 1.2: First species: Now it’s your go
EXERCISE 1.2: First Species: Now it’s your go.
*In light of the points and examples above, compose a part to go with this cantus firmus.
*It is helpful to work backwards from the final note, for the last two or three bars. The final bars tend to conform to the convention of ending on an octave or unison for example and being approached in the way described above, so it makes sense to take care of these first so that the more freely composed arrival to these moments is more readily achieved.
*A sample solution is given at the end of the chapter.