Hector Berlioz used a technique called thematic transformation to create the Symphonie Fantastique. With thematic tranformation, a melody or tune is used throughout a piece again and again, but is modified as needed to alter the significance or meaning of the melody/tune. In a 1 page report, discuss how Kenny Chesney used this same technique in “There Goes My Life.” You may find the lyrics to this song by using any search engine such as Yahoo! or Google.
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