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Old 04-05-2013, 01:23 PM   #1
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Help me solve this chorale



I'm having trouble solving this chorale. I'm given the soprano voice, I have to fill in the contralto, tenor and bass voices and indicate each scale degree used. The chorale is in G-sharp minor, which modulates to B major; the C in the second measure is the common chord (iv in G-sharp minor, ii in B major), a C chord.

I have no trouble filling in the second measure (ii - V - I, duh), but I can't seem to come up with a coherent progression to arrive at the C chord. Any help?
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Old 04-05-2013, 02:00 PM   #2
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try using the secondary dominant.
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Old 04-05-2013, 03:06 PM   #3
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why are the stems of a soprano voice pointing down

anyway i don't want to give away the answer completely, but i jotted this down quickly and the hint i can give you is that i used a half-diminished seventh chord to get to the c#m chord

the first three should be fairly straightforward
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