Music genres

Attached is the full content and a example of part 2

Object: Study, write about and listen to a focused genre or time period in music history.

OPTION A: Pick a genre from the list below to study.

  1. Opera
  2. The Symphony

PART I:

Write a 1-page paper on the history of your chosen genre from its inception to current times.

  • 12-point font
  • Single space
  • 1” margins
  • While outside resources may be used, your textbook should be your main reference
  • Organized, well written, and use proper grammar and punctuation

Part II:

  • Listen to 10 musical examples from the list for your chosen genre
  • For Multimovement works, 1 movement counts as one piece
  • Write 2 formal observations about each example, which should follow the formula we’ve discussed throughout this class (see below)
  • Write 1 informal observation which should simply answer the following questions:
    • Did you like it?
    • Why or why not? (Be specific! “Boring”, “Not my cup of tea”, or even “It was amazing!” are not specific enough reasons.)

OPTION B: Pick an era from the list below to study.

  1. Middle Ages/Renaissance
  2. Baroque
  3. Classical
  4. Romantic
  5. Modern
  6. Postmodern

PART I:

Write a 1-page paper on your chosen era. You should include major events, political mood and how those things affected the artistic attitude in the humanities, especially music. A second page should include at least three references used to research paper. MLA form.

  • 12-point font
  • Single space
  • 1” margins
  • Your textbook is a good starting off point, but other resources will be needed to thoroughly research
  • Organized, well written, and use proper grammar and punctuation

Part II:

  • Listen to 10 musical examples from the list for your chosen Era
  • For Multimovement works, 1 movement counts as one piece
  • Write 2 formal observations about each example, which should follow the formula we’ve discussed throughout this class (see below)
  • Write 1 informal observation which should simply answer the following questions:
    • Did you like it?
    • Why or why not? (Be specific! “Boring”, “Not my cup of tea”, or even “It was amazing!” are not specific enough reasons.)

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