We use basic elements and principles to record the world around us and realize new possibilities
Unit Question: How have musician through time used the basic elements and principles of sound to create new and unique styles?
AOI: Human Ingenuity
ATL: Information Literacy & Thinking
This is a link to an extensive text about the history of Western Music. we will be starting at Chapter 17. Read the top paragraph for sure and then you can explore the rest of the chapter outline but get be overwhelmed, there’s a lot of information there…
The following website is a list of the most important classical composers. We’re starting with Bach and ending our first unit with Dvorak, check it out…
September 5, 2012
Today’s lesson will explore the works of the Baroque composers from Italy and Germany, Vivaldi, Bach and Handel
September 12, 2012
Todays’ lesson will explore the works of some important Classic composers
October 10, 2012
Before our break we took a listen to some of the music by the glorious romantic composers. the romantic style is marked by its use of folk tunes, it’s narrative nature and it leanings towards the dramatic. Much of the music that was produced during this time period was written to commemorate historical watershed or major events and has endured the passage of time becoming well know musical moments and even being used in movies and advertising. These are the composers we will listen to in class:
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We experiment and explore to discover new knowledge and understand things more deeply
Unit Question: How do musicians push historical trends and create new sounds to respond to current ideologies?
AOI: Health & Social Ed.
ATL: Communication & Information Literacy
November 7, 2012
Here are the composers we will listen to in this unit: