2. (15 pts) write a review of songs covered in the audio tape, China, analysis and lecture and songs. Begin the audio lecture at counter number 2:34. You MUST use counter numbers when discussing the material.
3.(10 pts) Yundao Ge or Weeding Song may have some musical similarities to Fang Ma Shan Ge (Releasing the horse into Pasture. Think tempo, meter ,( is it 3 beat or two beat) , do both sound in pentatonic scale or is either in major or minor, what is the texture, what are “cadences like? Can you hear a returning or recurring phrase in either?
5.(15pts). Three short opera selections are provided below. Compare each one separately to “Third Wife Teaches Her Son”. Compare use of orchestration (instruments), tempo, texture, scale if possible, form, emotional content, and harmony
Offenbach’s, Barcarolle (Lyrics provided on separate sheet in unit 3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0u0M4CMq7uI&start_radio=1&list=RD0u0M4CMq7uI
From Puccini’s. Tosca: “E lucevan le stelle” – – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5-AF1T4OehM