March 30, 2020

Music Appreciation

•Write a brief (3 paragraph) essay on Aaron Copland. List his dates, musical style and important pieces. Listen to “Fanfare for Common Man”, “Letters from Home” […]

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March 29, 2020

Contemporary Song Analysis

Choose a popular song from the past two years that you deem significant. Please make sure that it is from 2019 or 2020 (you will have […]

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March 23, 2020

Beethoven’s “Eroica”

Using Beethoven’s “Eroica”, discuss, in detail, the difference between “hearing” and “listening to” music. What specific factors go into “listening”? The majority of your response should […]

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March 19, 2020

Resonance-Vocal pedagogy for classical singer

This is an assignment for vocal pedagogy class. Topic: Resonance. Choose THREE ideas or exercises from these TWO different readings I uploaded in files and try […]

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March 16, 2020

Music history

Stravinsky’s Octet for Winds and Schoenberg’s Suite for Piano can both be considered examples of neoclassicism, even while they show differences. Identify a total of 5 […]

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March 4, 2020

Why harmony and hierarchy

Description Why “harmony and hierarchy?” Watch the youtube video of Pianist Glen Gould performing Bach’s D minor piano concerto movement number one and three. Write a […]

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March 3, 2020

Slingshot Hip Hop movie analysis

The aim of these papers is to demonstrate an understanding of the themes discussed in class along with critical analysis of how the films we watch […]

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February 26, 2020

Titus Andronicus

Music is an integral part of theatrical production, even among plays not designated as musical theater. Music (much like lighting) sets the tone and tenor of […]

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February 25, 2020

Live jazz event

Description Choose any live jazz event It is impossible to cover into detail all of those elements during the listening of the live performance, but try […]

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