Comparison between music in the Baroque era and modern times

This is a paper that focuses on the comparison between music in the Baroque era and modern times. The paper also focuses on the excerpts of a rock concert or a pop concert.

Comparison between music in the Baroque era and modern times

D‌‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍escription: Choose two excerpts of a concert, one of a pop or rock concert from modern times and one of a performance of Baroque music. (The Baroque performance would by necessity be a performance of Baroque music performed in modern times.) Each excerpt should be approximately 10 minutes in length. After viewing the concert excerpts, construct a comparison of these two concerts and address the following:

1. Firstly, explain why you did or did not enjoy the concerts.

2. Secondly, evaluate similarities and differences between music in the Baroque era and modern times.

3. Thirdly, discuss the types of people who attended concerts in the Baroque era and modern times, and why people attended concerts in the Baroque era versus today.

4. Fourthly, analyze how new technologies, such as digital media and the internet, change the ways music is experienced.

Comparison between music in the Baroque era and modern times

Lastly, this paper should be 750-1000 words in length. This assignment should reflect knowledge and understanding of the course materials. Be sure to reference both concerts in the introduction and conclusion. In addition to these elements, please be sure to fulfill the Requirements for Writing Assignments (see below), including citing all sources (including the concerts) both in the body of the text and in a referenc‌‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍e page. Please note that MLA is the standard citation style in the humanities.

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Concert Resources Here are some resources to find Baroque music concerts online or live concerts in your area. Internet searches are another way to find live Baroque music where you live. YouTube Gardner Museum SymphonyCast from American Public Media BBC Radio WGBH Radio Archival Recordings of the National Arts Centre Orchestra Keeping Score, San Francisco Symphon‌‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍y

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