Suggested Learning Resources


2) Video Lesson: Common Tone Modulation , Video game music academy channel

3) Online Reading: Common-tone modulation,

4) Interactive Lesson: 

Music Theory QuickThink: 

-          Modulation through common tone occurs when the tonal center of a piece shifts and there is only one held pitch connecting the two keys.

-          This type of modulation is useful in connection two distantly related keys.

Objective 42.1: Identify and label modulation through common TONE in real music examples