1.John Williams: Star Wars
2.Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story
CONTENT OF PAPER MUST BE AS FOLLOWS:
The genre of music
Did the songs linger with you for days after?
Were you moved to dance or tap your toe?
Would you buy a CD of this band or show?
The REST of the paper should be about the performers’ musicality
Were you awed by the skills of the performer or did you feel they lacked skill?
The performers’ technique at playing/singing
Were the performers emotionally invested in their songs?
How could you tell?
Did you believe what they were saying with the music? How?