|Drawing/Prose Assignment||Music Composition Assignments William Wieland|
Please read the Alex Shapiro article I gave you and, in the fashion described, compose a piece which we can listen to in class. Bring your visual art and prose as well.
Alex Shapiro—Susanne Kessel, For my Father - Alex Shapiro
John Corigliano—Corigliano, Symphony No 2 (This piece won the 2001 Pulitzer Prize for Music.)
Discuss synesthesia. Listen to Starer's Sketches in Color and Torke's Color Music. (Try to name the colors!)
Peruse graphic scores.
Peruse Rebecca Shockley's Mapping music: for faster learning and secure memory.