20th Century Music.ppt

20th Century Music A search for the meaning of music Copyright © 2005 - Frankel Consulting Services, Inc.

Transcript of 20th Century Music.ppt

  • 20th Century MusicA search for the meaning of musicCopyright 2005 - Frankel Consulting Services, Inc.

  • What is music?

  • What happened during the 20th Century?World War ICommunismCapitalismWomens RightsThe Great DepressionTelevisionWorld War II - HolocaustThe Atomic BombThe Cold WarCuban Missile CrisisThe Korean War

    Kennedy AssassinationSpace ExplorationCivil Rights - Martin Luther King Jr.The Vietnam WarMan on the MoonWatergateIran Hostage CrisisPersonal ComputersGulf WarInternetFall of Communism

  • Famous People from the 20th CenturyMahatma GandhiAdolph HitlerNeil ArmstrongVladimir LeninJoseph StalinMother TheresaFranklin D. RooseveltWinston ChurchillMartin Luther King Jr.John F. KennedyNelson MandelaFrank Lloyd WrightMargaret Thatcher

    Ernest HemingwayPablo PicassoFidel CastroNikita KruschevMikhail GorbachevRonald ReaganTheodore RooseveltWalt DisneyElvis PresleyThe BeatlesCharles DickensMarilyn Monroe

  • Famous Artists of the 20th Century

  • Pablo Picasso

  • Jackson Pollack

  • Henri Matisse

  • Salvador Dali

  • Andy Warhol

  • Wassily Kandinsky

  • Piet Mondrian

  • Georgia OKeefe

  • Rene Magritte

  • Characteristics of 20th Century MusicBreak every existing ruleChallenge the earChallenge the mindRespect the past - look toward the futureIf it doesnt work - copy the past

  • Styles of Music during the20th CenturyLate RomanticAvant-gardeImpressionistPolytonalNeo-ClassicalSerialismMinimalismExperimentalismChance MusicElectronic

  • It is important to note the vast amount of different styles and composers from this era of music history.

    Why do you think there are so many in such a relatively short period of time?

  • Famous Composers of the 20th CenturyIgor StravinskyClaude DebussyArnold SchoenbergDmitri ShostakovichPhilip GlassSteve ReichJohn CageKarlheinz StockhausenVincent Persechetti

    Aaron CoplandLeonard BernsteinBela BartokAlban BergMilton BabbittSergei RachmaninovGeorge CrumbCharles IvesEdgard Varese