Select the topic of the report, i.e. the individual artist or group whom the report is about. Report on any artist or group EXCEPT: Artist(s) or group(s) known as “One-Hit Wonders.” Artist(s) or group(s) about whom information or recordings cannot be verified. Artist(s) or group(s) about whom not enough information exists to constitute a collegiate level report.

Assignment Question Artist Report Guidelines Select the topic of the report, i.e. the individual artist or group whom the report is about. Report on any artist or group EXCEPT: Artist(s) or group(s) known as “One-Hit Wonders.” Artist(s) or group(s) about whom information or recordings cannot be verified. Artist(s) or group(s) about whom not enough information … Read more

Select a Romantic Era composer to feature. What makes this composer/music so memorable? Does it inspire other musicians/composers to take the next step and make it better? How so?

Assignment Question Composer Biography Paper. You will select a Romantic Era composer to feature. (Ludwig van Beethoven) Composer paper is should be four pages in length at minimum. A title page does not count towards the page count, but must be included along with a citations page. Title page should be formatted in the following … Read more

What was your overall experience? Would you watch a similar event again? Did you get anything from your experience? What?

Assignment Question Upon watching a Chabot College Music Department concert https://vimeo.com/889727600 , Do a 500-word minimum concert critique based on the performance you have watched. The report should include the following: Describe each group in detail and point out specific things that you found interesting. General opinions of the musical pieces. Pick a music composition … Read more

Do research on his dance style, Jookin’ (developed in Memphis) and his career. You need to select and use 3 sources

Lil’ Buck (Charles Riley) is a Memphis born and trained dancer. He has become a nationally known and respected dancer/choreographer. For this extra credit, I will ask you to do research. Find a video of him dancing. Do research on his dance style, Jookin’ (developed in Memphis) and his career. You need to select and … Read more

Have you learned about challenges that women in the music industry face? Has your perspective on that changed?

Assignment Question Write 1000-1250 words about what YOU have learned this semester. You have been reading many, many articles. Put together a cohesive paper that flows – do not simply list a bunch of questions and answers. Try to imagine this could be published by Vox or NPR or Billboard or Buzzfeed or… You MUST … Read more

Exploring the Impact of Minstrelsy and Ragtime on American Music Culture Journal Entry

Assignment Question Part one In this course, a discussion is a posting-based platform designed to facilitate student dialog through the sharing of ideas and opinions. Discussion 1 explores three topics and takes place over a one-week period. You will be graded on depth of insight, use of course and topic-related terminology, use of specific examples, … Read more

A Comparative Analysis of Revolution and Spirituality in Songs by Tracy Chapman, Nikki Giovanni, Mari Evans, and Lauryn Hill

Assignment Question In a single-spaced, Times New Roman, Font 12, One page, please answer the following questions. Make sure that you blend them together (your response) in a way that does not seem overly disjointed. A) Does the revolution that Tracy Chapman sings of in “Talkin’ Bout a Revolution” have similarities to the revolution Nikki … Read more

Wanda Jackson’s Impact on Rock and Roll History Essay

Assignment Question Argue that Wanda Jackson enriched the history of rock and roll. What did she contribute, and why are those contributions important? (Topic: Wanda Jackson; Argument: that she enriched the history of rock and roll; Three main supporting points: Contribution #1, Contribution #2, and Contribution #3). How to organize assignment document: -Completed essay outline … Read more

YG Entertainment’s Evolution Essay

Assignment Question yge Answer Introduction YG Entertainment, commonly referred to as YGE, is one of South Korea’s most influential entertainment companies. Founded by Yang Hyun-suk in 1996, YG Entertainment has played a pivotal role in shaping the global K-Pop phenomenon. Over the years, it has produced some of the most iconic K-Pop acts, including BIGBANG, … Read more

Rhetorical Analysis of “Imagine” by John Lennon

Assignment Question Select a song and write a three paragraph rhetorical analysis. Highlighly recommend doing research on the artist and song to deepen vour understanding. It can be any song, but heads up, not all songs have layered lyrics. Make sure you are picking songs that use figurative language, symbolism, polysyndeton, etc (cough cough your … Read more

A Harmonious Journey Through Time: Comparative Music Analysis

Assignment Question Comparing 2 compositions from different eras. I already have the composers and pieces selected. Have to touch upon two elements of music using relevant language and terminology as well as where people attended concerts. Have to have an introductory paragraph, define elements, compare the elements, concert location, and a concluding paragraph. 750-1000 words … Read more

Exploring Baroque Music Forms: Opera, Oratorio, and Cantata Essay

Assignment Question This assignment will measure your understanding of key components of the Baroque Era. You will respond to each statement with a 2-3 paragraph written answer. Please include proper citations of your research. You are provided with two statements: • “Please discuss the differences between an opera, an oratorio, and a cantata.” • “Identify … Read more