and Length of paper: approximately
1.5 pages single spaced or 3 pages double spaced, typed. The review must be
submitted online onto the “Concert Review” folder in Blackboard. The review can
be based off any EKU music performance event (see calendar of music events:
Program: (List the works of the concert you attended
Symphony in G minor
Allegro, Andante, Menuetto, Allegro Assai)
Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op. 98
(Allegro non troppo, Andante
moderato, Allegro giocoso, Allegro energico e passionato)
you describe the overall character of the music?
calm, agitated, cheerful, light, somber, etc.
elements in the music make the movement, section or piece sound this
the tempo, dynamics, texture, instrumentation, pitch (or
you enjoy or did not enjoy about the performance?
your comments with a discussion. Be clear and specific.
grammar and mechanics of writing. Refer to instrumental works by their
appropriate names such as “Symphony,” “Concerto,” etc. If it is a multi-movement
work, be clear about which movement you are writing about (the first movement
you use musical terms correctly (tempo = fast or slow; dynamics = soft or loud,
etc.) Avoid making a “salad” of musical terms.
review is about your description and comments on the music you hear. This is not
a research assignment: do not write background information on the composers or
Review is Due on Friday, April 25th by 11:59 p.m.