You Are a Music Reporter

Course Objective(s):CO-1: Identify Western music by style and era.CO-2: Apply musical terminology, concepts and critical listening skills to a given major composer and style of music.CO-3: Analyze the social, political, and cultural influences on Western and non-Western music. W3 Forum Requirements:Assume that as a music reporter for a newspaper, you have the opportunity to interview a Baroque composer for an article you are writing.Choose a composer from the Baroque period.Name the composer in your post.Listen to two compositions written by that composer. Name the compositions in your post. (Note: You may choose a composer not discussed in this week’s reading.)List five questions you would ask and what you think the composer’s answers would be. (Three questions should be related to music.) Include a link to an example of that composer’s music in your response. Include a thoughtful subject line that reflects your main points.