A list of composers follows Worksheet 8.3 in the textbook. Select one of the names from the list, conduct research into that person’s life and music, and write up your findings. The report should be three pages in length (1” margins on all edges, 12 point type, double spaced).
Sources for research can be found in the University Library and online databases provided by the Library. Oxford Music Online and Naxos Music Library are great places to start. The link to these websites (below) is also posted under LINKS on the course homepage.
Oxford Music Online / Naxos Music Library
Do not copy from someone else’s writing, including from websites. Downloading and turning in the work of others is unethical and plagiarism will not be tolerated. Be sure to document (footnote) your sources.
the composer that i want you to write about is Richard Wagner