ART 340 Entire Course Exploration of Western Classical Music

 

ART 340 Week 1

 

ART 340 Week 1 Individual Assignment Listening Habits Paper.

ART 340 Week 1 Individual Assignment Musical Symbols.

Week 1 DQ 1 and DQ 2

 

Week 1 DQ 1

 

Why do people create and perform music?

 

Week 1 DQ 2

 

What was the last musical performance you attended? What was the experience like? What style of music was performed? What was the setting?

 

ART 340 Week 2

 

ART 340 Week 2 Individual Assignment Music Terms Paper Melody Harmony Rhythm.

ART 340 Week 2 Music Appreciation Chart- Baroque Period.

 

ART 340 Week 2 DQ 1 and DQ 2

 

ART 340 Week 2 DQ 1

 

In what ways are the cantata, oratorio, and opera similar? In what ways are they different?

 

ART 340 Week 2 DQ 2

 

Why is J.S. Bach considered to be the most important composer of the Baroque Period?

 

ART 340 Week 3

 

ART 340 Week 3 Assignment Music Composition and Composer Annotated Reference List.

 

ART 340 Week 3 Music Appreciation Chart- Classical Period.

 

ART 340 Week 3 DQ 1 and DQ 2

 

Week 3 DQ1

 

What are the similarities between the Baroque and Classical Periods? What are the differences?

 

Week 3 DQ2

 

What changes occurred in the Classical orchestra as compared to the Baroque orchestra?

 

ART 340 Week 4

 

ART 340 Week 4 Assignment Music Composition and Composer Rough Draft.

ART 340 Week 4 Music Appreciation Chart- Romantic Period.

Week 4 DQ 1 and DQ 2

 

Week 4 DQ 1

 

How did the Romantic composers expand the expressive qualities of music?

 

Week 4 DQ 2

 

Who are two Romantic composers? What are some of their contributions to music?

 

ART 340 Week 5

 

ART 340 Week 5 Music Appreciation Chart- Early 20th-Century Period.

ART 340 Week 5 Assignment Music Composition and Composer Paper and Presentation.