Characteristics of Ive’s music?
American subject matter and materials – hymns, band music, pop songs, etc.
Very dissonant
Second Orchestra Set (“The Rockstrewn Hills Join in the People’s Outdoor Meeting”) was by Whom? Characteristics?
Ivez dawg.

Collage: fragments of melodies overlaid and juxtaposed (dance, march, hymn, ragtime)
Main melody comes from old hymn “I Hear Thy Welcome Voice”
Ends with whole tone scale

The Unanswered Question was by whom?
Charles Ives
What is different about the Unanswered Question?
Requires two conductors
Three distinct, independent levels of music
1 String choir playing consonant harmonies
2 Dissonant woodwinds
3 Trumpet call
Which composer that we’ve studied uses more traditionally Classical ideas and form?
Piano Concerto in G, Mvt I is composed by – ?
Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta is by – ?
Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta Mov. II is in what form?
Appalachian Spring is by – ?
Copland dude.
Who choreographed Appalachian Spring?
Martha Graham. She’s the Martha who isn’t in jail.
The music in the movie Alexander Nevsky was composed by who(m)?
Sergei Prokofiev
Who is Nadia Boulanger?
Famous composition teacher, who taught many of the great American composers, including Copland.