Assignment number 4.
After watching the following clip from 'Allegro non troppo' please describe the ideas that you think are being expressed. Which creative decisions made by the composer, Maurice Ravel have made his work titled 'Bolero' so suitable for the expression of the ideas proposed in this animation?
Write a report about an improvisation you have made in class. Include the following:
- What was the context? Which class, date, time, etc. How was the performance space set up?
- What was the idea or feeling that was intended to be expressed?
- How successful do you think your first attempts at achieving your goal were you, and how did you make that assessment.
- What, (if any) adaptations did you make to your improvisation after hearing the audience feedback, and do you think it made your improvisation more or less successful, and how did you assess that?