A half track, part-track or partsong is a type of choral music that consists of a secular (vs. ecclesiastical) track written or arranged for several vocal components. Part songs are commonly sung by an SATB choir, but typically for an all-male or all-feminine ensemble.
Music in all probability once helped forge mother or father-baby bonds and allowed us to show our helpless younger in the time earlier than they could converse. The patter song is characterised by a moderately quick to very quick tempo with a speedy succession of rhythmic patterns by which each syllable of text corresponds to at least one note. It is a staple of comic opera, particularly Gilbert and Sullivan, but it has additionally been used in musicals and elsewhere.
– we still talk in a musical way with our infants, cooing at them in lullaby speech and singing them to sleep. The sort of language … Read More