A reminder of the summer homework that must be completed by Thursday morning (first lesson is p2).
Listen to excerpts of all the following and, if possible, do a small amount of background reading on each.
Benjamin Britten: excerpts from Peter Grimes (opera) & The War Requiem
Berlioz: All of Symphonie Fantastique & excerpts from Harold in Italy
Debussy: All of Prelude a l’Apres-midi d’un Faune
Jerry Goldsmith: excerpts from Planet of the Apes (original)
The Beatles: excerpts from Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band & any of The Beach Boys
Stravinsky: All of Firebird Suite & excerpts from Petroushka