Music 824: Computer Applications in Music Research
Ohio State University
School of Music
Humdrum Exercise #11
For this exercise you will need to know the following
Change directories to /var/opt/Humdrum/Scores and answer the following questions.
For each question, keep a record of both the answer, and the command(s) used
to find your answer.
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What melodic interval most commonly closes a phrase?
Do most ascending minor seconds go from `ti' to `doh'?
Do most descending minor seconds go from `fah' to `mi'?
In many languages `C' is represented by `do'.
In Gregorian chant, is there a tendency for the Latin
syllable `do' (as in `domine') to coincide with the
The sample of Bach Chorale harmonizations includes a
spine which encodes harmonic information.
How many IV chords have the tonic in the soprano?
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