Baroque Period pt2

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Baroque Period Unit Pt. 2 Powerpoint with video clips


  • 1. George Frederic Handel(1685-1759) German-EnglishcomposerOperas,Oratorios, andConcertos

2. The Messiah Written in 28 days Overture: Opening to alarge work of music Hallelujah Chorus- Easterpiece Comfort Ye- what Malevoice is this? 3. Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)GermancomposerPlayedpiano, organ,harpsichord,violin and viola 4. Fugue in G minorWhat instrument is this?Count the number of times theTheme is repeatedWhat was another instrumentBach mainly wrote for? 5. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 Name the instruments you hear What is the Tempo of this piece? What two instruments have themelody? 6. Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)Italian ComposerConcertosOver 40 operas 7. The Four Seasons -Spring What is Vivaldi trying to express in thispiece of music? What is the Tempo of this piece? Tone painting How is Vivaldi using tone painting?