Art : Music

The Troubadours introduced the concept of fin amors—courtly love, the longing fo

The Troubadours introduced the concept of fin amors—courtly love, the longing for an unattainable love object—into European poetry through the lyrics of their songs modeled on the Arabic songs from Iberia. In this assignment you will write comparison of a troubadour/trobairitz poem below (or you may find and choose another troubadour lyric at http://www.trobar.org/troubadours/ (Links …

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Concert Report: In accordance with the requirements of the College of Letters, A

Concert Report: In accordance with the requirements of the College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences for GE courses, a formal writing assignment is required, which for our course will be in the form of a concert report. The concert attended may be of any genre, and may be either a live or recorded event. …

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Two-Page Responses: General Instructions There will be a “prompt” for each of th

Two-Page Responses: General Instructions There will be a “prompt” for each of the 2-pagers.  Each prompt will identify specific experiences relating to music listened to or performed live in class or in assigned listening. You are to take two contrasted perspectives: (1) what you subjectively felt about the experience and (2) specific facts that you …

Two-Page Responses: General Instructions
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Write your thoughts about the performance of the pieces that you heard:  What i

Write your thoughts about the performance of the pieces that you heard:  What intrigued you?  Was there a sound you weren’t used to?  Did any piece especially resonate with you? Etc. Relative to each program please include a second page with the selections you heard. You are not required to attend these …

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Write a two page comparative study of the forms of Avaz, Pishdaramad,  Chaharmez

Write a two page comparative study of the forms of Avaz, Pishdaramad,  Chaharmezrab, and Reng, using examples played in the class and provided on Canvas Week 2 module.  Include a paragraph about the santur instrument as well. The approach of your study can depend on your musical interest and knowledge. For example, using any of …

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