*Killer Queen (1974) :explode: (Instrumentation (Music technology…
*Killer Queen (1974) :explode:
Panning for backing vocals
The vocal line is mostly syllabic. Bar 1 and Bar 3 are the same.
Bar 20 and 21 descending sequence
Mainly homophonic- antiphonal
(bars 67 -68) uses panning
(bars 42-43) backing vocals
Three part texture in guitar solo.
Keys: Eb major
Passing modulations to C minor
G minor, D minor, C major
Uses very high range
12/8 (random bars of 6/8
112 crotchet beats per min
Harmony and tonality: most chords are in root position.
There is some use of dissonance