In pop music, harmony in parallel thirds are by far the most common type of vocal harmony. But in 'Born in a Prison', John and Yoko sing in parallel fifths (shown in blue in the example below) and parallel fourths (shown in red), giving the music an oriental character.
Thursday, 6 October 2016, 7:00-8:00 p.m.
Milford Town Library, 80 Spruce St, Milford, MA
The Beatles: Band of the Sixties
Explore the music of The Beatles in this 60-minute multimedia presentation (part history and part musical analysis) spanning the full 1960's: beginning with the band's seminal visits to Hamburg, continuing through Beatlemania, and concluding with Abbey Road. The program will be supplemented with audio clips of music and excerpts from interviews with the band members.