Concert Review #1You will attend a concert EITHER IN PERSON OR stream a concert(

Concert Review #1You will attend a concert EITHER IN PERSON OR stream a concert(s) ONLINE. You will then write a review of that concert. Find in person concerts HERE.
Find streaming concerts HERE.
Both Concerts MUST Be “Formal”No stadium/festival concerts or concerts featuring pop artists (EDM, pop rock, hip hop, modern country, etc). Music should reflect the course’s content.Appropriate genres include:traditional jazz
opera
symphony orchestra
chamber music (like a string quartet or piano recital)
“world” music (i.e. Japanese classical, Indonesian gamelan, etc), experimental, etc.
Pop, rock, hip hop, reggae, and other popular style concerts, and outdoor, cafe/restaurant performances are NOT acceptable (with the exception of pop concerts on the Cuyamaca College Performing Arts Concert Series).
IN PERSON CONCERTS MUST BE PRE-APPROVED BY THE INSTRUCTOR!THE WRITTEN REVIEW1. Provide 1-2 paragraphs describing the concert you attended and the music performed in formal, academic language.2. Give TITLES of pieces/songs and GENRE or type of music played (jazz, baroque, opera, romantic, etc).3. Give the HISTORY of the music played.4. What instruments were played?5. Write about the performers themselves: where are they from, what is their background, what do they play?6. What is your own response to the performance and the music? Like it? Love it or Hate it? Why?7. Write about the substance of the performance and the music and your response to it ONLY. (I don’t need to know what you had for dinner or how traffic was getting to the venue.)8. Upload your essay in PDF or DOC(X) format ONLY! You can receive a zero if I cannot read your essay.Concert Review Rubric (1)Concert Review Rubric (1)CriteriaRatingsPtsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeConcert was appropriate genre.BOTH concerts MUST be “formal,” sit-down concerts. Genres include: jazz, opera, symphonic, chamber music, “world” music (i.e. Japanese classical, Indonesian gamelan, etc), experimental, etc. Try to get outside your comfort zone – the idea is to try something new! Pop concerts are NOT acceptable (with the exception of pop concerts on the Cuyamaca College Performing Arts Concert Series).7 ptsFull Marks0 ptsNo Marks7 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeProof of attendance present2 ptsFull Marks0 ptsNo Marks2 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeReview is 1-2 paragraphs and complete concert detail provided2. Give TITLES of pieces/songs and GENRE or type of music played (jazz, baroque, opera, romantic, etc). 3. Give the HISTORY of the music played. 4. What instruments were played? 5. Write about the performers themselves: where are they from, what is their background, what do they play? 6. What is your own response to the performance and the music? Like it? Love it or Hate it? Why?2 ptsFull Marks0 ptsNo Marks2 ptsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeFormal, academic language is used. Proper word usage and spelling are present. Correct file formats were used.4 ptsFull Marks0 ptsNo Marks4 pts
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