Orchestra 6 Honors: MU.912.H.2.3

Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections
  • Understanding: The arts reflect and document cultural trends and historical events, and help explain how new directions in the arts have emerged.
    • Benchmark: Analyze the evolution of a music genre.
☆ Categorized as Nice to Know (NTK) ☆ To be evaluated by Responding Items (R)

Students will be able to:

  • discuss the historical connections and political and social influences on the development of musical genres.
    • musical genres.
    • specified political and social influences.
  • trace significant developments regarding musical innovations, compositions, and key individuals.
    • significant musical innovations
  • examine the musical evolution of style, medium, and genre from composer to composer and region to region.
    • definitive composers.

Students will know:

  • musical genres.
  • definitive composers.
  • specified political and social influences.
  • significant musical innovations