Watch the section giving details of the first movement of Beethoven's 9th symphony. Give your opinions of the structure of each section and whether you agree or not with it. Give examples to prove or disprove the video. Make notice of the sonata form and see whether the composer strictly follows the rules.
Same as before, watch the video. Give your opinions of the structure of each section and whether you agree or not with it. Give examples to prove or disprove the video.
Same as before, listen to and analyze the 3rd movement.
Finally, listen to and analyze the finale.
What were your conclusions? Was the video accurate in its assumptions? Did you disagree with anything?
Compare and contrast the 4 sections. How are they similar? How do they differ? Write your thoughts to be turned in next class period.
As you leave, think about how the different sections of music are similar or different in the music that you listen to. Find a song or piece of music of your choice, and make mental notes of the song structure. Be prepared to share with the class next time we meet.