Paper, PowerPoint and in class presentation DUE on 4/15
Choose one of the following composers below and write a 500 word essay discussing that composer in depth. The paper should focus on the composer’s musical style, major works and his biography. Also, prepare a 10 minute Google Presentation/ PowerPoint/Prezi presentation on the large work that is listed with your composer. The presentation should include 2-3 short audio examples that highlight the larger work. Each of these highlights should include an in-depth discussion of: rhythm, harmony, melody, texture, tone color and form. You should choose the highlights that are given to you in your book as a starting point.
- bella figlia dell'amore
-Overture (and Complete opera):
Act one Excerpt (14:00- 34:00)
“Che Gelida Manina”
End of Act ONE (starts at 4:27 in book)
Symphony No. 5