Amadeus Make-Up Assignment

AMADEUS Make-Up Assignment       /30

Due Monday, September 21, 2015

Less 5% submitted Tuesday the 22nd

Less 10% submitted Wednesday the 23rd

Submission closed after Wednesday

 

For those students not present for the film Amadeus, please watch the attached documentary and answer the following questions.

 

A) Who was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart? Write three important things you learned about Mozart from the documentary. (6 marks)

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B) Dates of Mozart's life and death: _______________________________

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C) How old was Mozart when he died? ____________________ (2 marks)

 

D) What were three important things you learned about the classical period in this documentary? (6 marks)

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E) Why is Mozart considered a genius? (4 marks)

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F) What three things did you like most about the documentary?

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G) After watching the documentary what do you now think of the classical era, its music, its style and its aesthetic? Do you feel differently about it? Like it more or less? Understand it more or less? Feel more or less connected to it?  (10 marks)

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