In regard to a musical selection known only to the
professor at this time (or, perhaps to students with several
thousand dollars to spare), you will be asked for various structural
information, such as:
Do specific measures constitute a period, or simply
Identification of specific units that apply to a
particular section of music:
contrasting or parallel period?
symmetrical or asymmetrical period?
expository, transitional, developmental or
terminative in function?
... just the general hoopla one might expect on an
upper-level theory test.