Ways of connecting melody notes: approach, departure, encircling, & zigzag shapes; chains, fills, repeated, & stepwise connectors.
Melodic ornamentation. Notes of departure are notes that lead away from melody notes, also called escape notes. Kinds of escape notes: stepwise, gapped, zigzag, curved, ascending, descending
Melodic ornamentation. Notes of approach (notes that precede the melody note): angles, lines, curves; stepwise, gapped, encircling, zigzag, & curved shapes; many egs