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Lesson overview:How do we know we are listening to Baroque music?

  • In this lesson, we will find out what makes music sound 'Baroque'. We will learn about Baroque instruments and how they differ to the ones we use today. We will explore methods of varying texture through counterpoint, and create our own melodic ideas to be played in canon.
  • In this lesson, we will find out what makes music sound 'Baroque'. We will learn about Baroque instruments and how they differ to the ones we use today. We will explore methods of varying texture through counterpoint, and create our own melodic ideas to be played in canon.