Most Probably Bare Minimum Requirements:
- Adventures in Art course
- Moments with the Masters course
- Attend concerts, performances, plays, exhibitions, movies…..
- Evaluate (a discussion with us will suffice)
Learn music theory
Instrument or voice or dance lessons
How Great Thou Art course
Draw Today / Paint Today / Sculpt Today courses
Perform in a recital
Run Mainly Music
Take a craft class at nightschool
Feel of the Music
What is the “mood”? What emotions surface as you listen?
What type of setting / event would this be appropriate for?
Analysis of the Music
Number of beats per measure:
Research on the Composer
Lived in :
What else is known about his/her life? (marriage, clergy, children, job, status, health)
Did any events of people affect him/her?
Did any tragedies, handicaps or hardships happen to this person?
Any good times, triumphs, accomplishments?
Would you ahve liked him/her as a friend? Why or why not?
(If dead) How did he/she die? In waht state was his/her mind, property, health?
Did he/she know of his/her greatness?
Actors, the characters they played, brief descriptions of their roles:
“Take-away” value (what did you learn? how did you grow?)
I [would / would not] recommend this movie to others because….
Rate each of these values on a scale of 1-5 and comment on each:
Moral Value (integrity, high standards)
Historical Value (insight into past)
Spiritual Value (view of God)
Human Understanding Value (see human nature for better or worse)
Scientific Value (opened my eyes)
Life-affecting Value (changed me)
Tear-jerking Value (emotional)
Laugh Value (fun)