Debussy’s Girl with the Flaxen Hair

 

Debussy’s well known song, the Girl with the Flaxen Hair, is render in pitch brackets here. The first melody line starts at the 5th and drops by 3rds before raising by the same 3rds.The next melody line drop by 3rds but does not raise back up. Then the melody briefly steps up a 3rd and then down a 3rd. On the last melody line, the melody steps down to the subdominant.



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