If you miss any after school choir function you MUST write a paper to make up the points for your grade; this is the ONLY way to make up points*.
* * REMINDER * *
You need to submit an Absence Notification Form before you start your paper.
NO PAPER WILL BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT AN ABSENCE NOTIFICATION FORM ON FILE!
First, lets determine the paper's length. Please click here to determine whether or not your absents is considered an excused (4 full pages) or unexcused (5 full pages) absents.
This will determine the length of the paper.
Second, pick one of the following composers:
Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Wagner, Haydn, Brahms, Schubert, Handel, Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn, J. Strauss, Palestrina, Liszt, Chopin, Stravinsky, Vivaldi, Debussy, Rossini, Grieg, Beach, Still, Villa-Lobos, Chavez, Copland
* * * If you click on any of the pictures you can read the Wikipedia article about the composer * * *
Now that you have a composer you are to write a Biography of that composer including topics such as: his life, his musical development, his musical influences, his family, etc.
Your paper must contain at lest 3 academic sources (Wikipedia is not an academic source); these will be cited in a Bibliography.
Your paper must be 12 point font, Times New Roman and Double Spaced, MLA Formated.
* The teacher, Mr. Wigglesworth, reserves the right to allow students to make up points in another fashion if it is deemed necessary and fit.