June 30-Week 1 Orientation, Introduction, course training,
Chapter 1: Introducing the World of Music
Chapter 2a: The Nature of Music: Vocabulary for Listening
Chapter 2b: The Nature of Music: The Elements of Music
Chapter 3&4: Folk Music and Religious Mus
MUSIC APPRECIATIONCONCERT SUMMARY GUIDE
Summer Term 2014
You must review three concerts or documentaries and write a summary report of each. This assignment is
30% of your final grade. You are provided a list of online links to approved audio/
1. The three most important composers of the time period were Mozart, Haydn and
2. The vocal style of a great opera singer is very rich, composed, and rigid. Unlike folk,
jazz, or pop, opera was a much tighter sound. In Opera there was no exper
1. Operas and concertos were the two most prominent musical genres of the Baroque era.
While church music was still widely heart and evolving, operas and concertos captivated
the audiences and were primarily performed for courts and upper class.