Week7-1-MozartOperaBuja - Week 7: About Heroes and Geniuses...

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Mozart and the Opera Buffa Lecture 17: Monday, October 4 Week 7: About Heroes and Geniuses Now Playing: Wolfgang Mozart, Overture to Le nozze di Figaro (1786)
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Announcements Guest lectures: Lecture 18 by Dr. Andrew Dell’Antonio “Beethoven and the Heroic Style” – Please bring your i-clicker and textbook Lecture 19 by Andrés Amado “The Success of Rossini” – Please bring your i-clicker and textbook. Also, watch clips before class (check in BB) Lecture 20 by Alejandro Gutiérrez “Spanish Music: A listening guide” UTUO Concert, Tuesday October 12 at 7:30 pm. Bates Concert Hall Remember that you have to write a Concert report for that concert, including a discussion for Gutiérrez’s lecture
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Announcements About midterm: Review session in labs. Optional attendance ONLY THIS WEEK. Bring questions, but before, try to answer them by yourself checking your readings, and notes Historical part: Wednesday 13 in lecture Listening part: Friday 15 in lecture
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What's the FIRST thing comes to your mind when I say MOZART
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Questions to Discuss in Pairs
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“Genius”. .. What is “genius”? What leads us to defne an individual as a “genius”? How do we defne “genius” in a musical context? Why do we consider musical “geniuses” noteworthy?
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Mozart and “Genius” Child prodigy , fostered by his father (a famous violinist); praised for talent (“genius”?) celebrated internationally, “dines with kings”. .. His father gets him a steady court job in Salzburg (compare
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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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