What Did I Miss?
See blog below for what we did each day in class.
Classwork: Today we had a graded discussion about 19th Century Popular Music. If you were gone please complete the following questions, typed.
Classwork: Today we discussed the origins of Vaudeville and Minstrel. In groups you created a visual representation of the impact and legacy of Minstrel shows pertaining to early American culture and popular music.
Homework: Minstrel Poster due tomorrow, if you did not finish in class
Classwork: Today we took brief notes on composer Stephen Foster and early popular music. We listened to and analyzed three songs and discussed the impact this had on society and the historical implications of the time.
Classwork: Today we discussed the Steams of Music article. In groups you created a poster visual detailed the streams of 5 songs of your choice.
Classwork: Toady we discussed the songs you analyzed last night. We started critically reading the article about streams of popular music, you also need to create 3 discussion questions.
Homework: Finish the critical read and 3 discussion questions if you did not finish in class today.
Classwork: Today we listened to 4 songs from the different eras to practice using the Music Analysis matrix.
Homework: Listen to any song of your choice and use the music analysis sheet from class (write in your notebook)
Classwork: Today we had a graded discussion using the getting to know you seminar questions