perf 110 music research report

In this written assignment, you will choose a significant musical work and discuss its history, its critical reception, aspects of its musical style, and your own subjective assessment as to its status as a “masterpiece”.

You will be evaluated on your ability to demonstrate both innovative thinking in assessing and responding subjectively to the artistic merit of the works at hand, and aesthetic sensibility by utilizing the appropriate terminology and stylistic considerations to support your claims.