HUM 112 Week 3 Discussion Question
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In Chapter 25 (pp. 829-831), we learn about classical music and two of that genre's great composers -- Haydn and Mozart. Listen to one composition (or a symphony) by Haydn or Mozart. Identify the work that you have chosen, and describe your responses. Can you think of any Hollywood movies that have used Classical music as a soundtrack, or music very similar?
Chapter 25 (pp. 828-831)
- Symphony no. 94 (“Surprise): http://www.youtube.com/watch?
- Symphony no. 45 in F# minor: https://www.youtube.com/watch?
- Symphony no. 40 in G minor http://www.youtube.com/watch?
- The Magic Flute; http://www.youtube.com/watch?
The singing part starts about 1:55 into this video, and notice how difficult her parts are by minute 2:40 or so.