302L-FL10-Rossini - Andrs Amado Music 302L Oct/08/10 The...

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The “Curse” of Popularity The Success of Rossini Andrés Amado Music 302L Oct/08/10 Now Playing: Gioacchino Rossini, Il barbiere di Siviglia, ouverture 1
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Question of the day What is the difference between “art” and “popular” music? 2
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Objectives By the end of class you should be able to Outline the musical structures of Bel Canto opera Describe Rossini’s musical style Explain the basics of Kant’s aesthetic theory Apply Kant’s aesthetic theory to modern dichotomies between “art” and “popular” music 3
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Timeline 2010 1400 1600 1720 1800 1900 800 Middle Ages Baroque Classical Renaissance 1800 1900 Beethoven & Rossini 4
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Gioacchino Rossini One of the most popular composers of his day, even more so than Beethoven. Made a fortune with the performances of his operas and royalties. Lived in retirement from his theatrical career for 40 years. Died a wealthy man. 5
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Style Traits of Rossini Tuneful melodies.
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This note was uploaded on 08/25/2011 for the course MUS 302L taught by Professor Dell'antonio during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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