Choose one of the pieces from this unit’s listening.
Pick one that stands out to you and briefly (1-2 sentences) explain why this particular piece “caught your ear.”
What are the piece’s unique characteristics? BE SPECIFIC and use your textbook as your reference! This should be the main part of your mini-essay. This is not opinion – these are facts that you have researched.
Cite your sources (Links to an external site.) – including your textbook. Points deducted for not citing references. You may use MLA format. (Links to an external site.)
Response should be one-two paragraphs. Use full sentences, no abbreviations, and check your spelling for full credit.
Pictures at an Exhibition: Baba Yaga (Links to an external site.)(conducted by: Dudamel)Composer: Modest MussorgskyThe Moldau (Links to an external site.)Composer: Bedrich SmetanaA beautiful piece of program music – The Mouldau from My Country (Má Vlast).Javanese gamelan: music and dance (Links to an external site.)Why am I including this video? What is the connection between Debussy and Indonesian gamelan?