Brian Li Principles of Music Literature Final Paper An Analysis of Tchaikovsky’s Waltz from Swan Lake The goal of this musical analysis is to identify and explain certain musical concepts and happenings in the famous Valse from the first act of Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s ballet, Swan Lake. Topics that will be discussed will be grouped into the following general categories: melody, rhythm, harmony, texture, sonority, and form. All measure number references made correspond to the provided score.
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