What it is about some music that evokes a human reaction? Has a piece of music ever reminded you of a certain place or person? Has a piece of music ever made you feel happy, sad, anxious or scared? WHY? Listen to Tchaikovsky’s Overture: Romeo and Juliet (8:15). What emotions do you think the piece is trying to evoke?
How does Music evoke emotions or portray stories/pictures etc? Musical elements: Rhythm Pitch Tempo Dynamics Melody (including decorations) Key Instrumentation