is the part of the song that we sing.
does not need to have words.
Melodies have different shapes.
They can go up, down, or up and down.
are formed by a series of pitches.
can move by step, skip, leap or repeat.
the pitches are next to each other in a line-space or space-line order.
the pitches are next to each other in a line-line or space-space order.
the pitches are separated by a distance greater than a skip.
the same pitch plays again.