Lesson Objective. To know the dates of the Baroque period • to understand the main features of Baroque music and instruments used • to distinguish between Baroque music and other types of music
Grade E : Describe and identify simple features used in Baroque music e.g. the sound of the Harpsichord, the difference between major and minor tonality Aurally discriminate between characteristically Baroque music and music from other genres
Grade C : Know the dates of the Baroque period Describe and identify more complex features used in Baroque music e.g. role of the continuo and terraced dynamics Aurally discriminate between a range of vocal and instrumental Baroque music and music from other genres
Grade A : Describe and identify complex features used in Baroque music e.g. melodic decoration and imitation Correctly aurally discriminate between Baroque and other music
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With each track describe. melody, texture, dynamics and rhythm of the extract. Discuss answers with the class and share responses on padlet.