IN GENERAL: This paper gives you the chance to apply the class listening approaches to music of your own choosing. I hope that it will bring you even more pleasure and depth of experience to some music that you may think you already know.
I. Music Selection: An important stage! The choice of music is indeed up to you but it must be music that will give you the chance to listen to it and describe it, using the listening approaches we’ve employed in class. Additional parameters: 1) Suggested length of music: about 12-20 minutes; 2) You cannot write on any selection for which our textbook has a listening guide (you can write on similar works or works by the same composers; 3) The music can be contemporary and it can have lyrics. However, this Listening Report must focus on what is going on in the music (including the use of musical elements in whatever is sung by the singer(s). Finally, you may choose to make the music selected in your short listening paragraph in Mod 3 a part of this longer listening paper. If the piece you selected in Mod 3 does not meet the length requirement of 12-20 minutes, then find enough music from that artist to meet that requirement. If you choose to use the song or piece from the earlier paragraph, this longer paper will give you a chance to build onto the work you’ve already done.
II. The Listening Process: Listen repeatedly and take plenty of notes. The more notes that you have in front of you, the more you will be able to narrow down to what’s most interesting. Remember as you’re collecting notes, that you will have to produce a paper that focuses on the most interesting aspects only. Remember to consider several of the elements and how they work together to create a defining mode or a musical high point.
III. The Write-Up: And now you turn notes into a polished-paper. Make sure that you identify the music clearly: title and musicians. You can set the stage a bit, but please no extended biography or interpretations of lyrics. Instead, use that all-important first paragraph to drop hints about your most interesting discoveries. The goal must always be to describe the music from a listener’s perspective: (your) perspective. Above all, please avoid the moment to moment to moment to moment ‘”play-by-play” commentary. (That’s as tedious and dull to read as that last sentence!) Your goal is always to focus and summarize so that a reader comes away with a memorable impression of the music.
Some suggestions for music: Epic-style soundtracks (plenty of contrasts, drama, variety, instruments); Pop music on a large scale (e.g., late Beatles studio albums, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin); 19th-c music with descriptive titles (1812 Overture, Scheherazade, Holst’s The Planets [but not all of them!]; grand-scale symphonies by Beethoven or after Beethoven (just write on 1-2 movements); ballets and ballet suites; opera selections; progressive or jam bands (make sure that you’re able to describe the music, though)
Papers are written from scratch We have molded our writers to develop content for all assignments from scratch. This way, we promote originality and reduce cases of plagiarism that might affect your grades and hinder you from realizing your academic goals. We encourage our clients to indicate the deliverables that should be featured in the final paper. Our online help services allow one to make a clarification and even interact with the writer directly to help them understand the needs of the assignment. Many of our writers are professional tutors who understand the approaches that should be used to fulfill the specified instructions. Every time a client places an order on our system, we link them with the most qualified writer in the subject of interest.
YUnlike other writing companies, we encourage clients to draw back their money at any stage of the writing process if they experience any uncertainties with the quality of generated content. However, you will hardly have to make this decision because of our business approach that suits your needs.
We have an advanced plagiarism-detection system that flags any work that fails to meet the required academic expectations. Our company thrives in honesty, and as such, you will be guaranteed to achieve a paper that meets your expectations.
We encourage our clients to return papers for revision seven days after the last submission for free. Depending on the proposed changes, we will work on your article to achieve the desired expectations.
We uphold confidentiality and privacy through our interactions with clients, an aspect that has enhanced our relationship with prospective customers seeking for assignment help. We do not disclose your information with third-parties
We boast of a diverse pool of ENL and ESL professionals who respond with a personal touch to the needs of every client. Our focus is to become the best platform that offers specialized services to individuals to accomplish their academic goals.