I am having so much trouble with cadence identification. After hours of Youtube video explanations I think that I have this correctly. Have I? How can I make this process easier?
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First one's correct! Never heard of 'broken'. Interrupted maybe?
Not going to do the homework - even if it's not! Teach a guy to fish and all that!
As simply as possible: cadences only involve the final two harmonies, whatever comes before doesn't count.
Perfect - V>I or V>i in minor.
Plagal - IV>I, or iv>i in minor.
Interrupted - usually V>vi, but will often end on vi, or in min., on VI.
Imperfect - I>V, or x>V.
This is a simplified version - there are other more exact terms for which voicings get used, and other names for the cadences, particularly in the States.Since there's no clue from your profile, I'll omit these titles as they may not be relevant.Hope that helps - B C and D need a look at again!