reading homework 1-page essay on music and operabuein0r21
1) Read article from Perceptible processes: Minimalism & the Baroque
Steve Reich "Music as a Gradual process"
2) Watch: Monteverdi's Orfeo opera (it's 2 hours so please do jump but get at least a good hour of it to get the story and different stage settings etc.
i) Who is Orfeo?
ii) based on the article and having watched Glass's Einstein on the Beach (Minimalism) and Monteverdi's Orfeo (early Baroque) - did you find any similarities, differences, comments etc.
- 6 years ago