Student chooses a music piece (Spanish-speaking composer) for analysis. Assignment will consist of a 2-page, double-spaced, 12 font typed analysis that discusses all of the following:
- Introduction of composer – short biography of composer including major works
- Discussion of major themes or leitmotifs in the artist’s body of work
- Introduction of music piece – brief overview of piece history and importance
- Analysis of essential musical elements: music genre/style, dynamics, melody/harmony development, instruments, etc.