ARTS 340 Week 2 DQ 1 -
Please find Catherine Turocy's article "The Dance was at the Root of Baroque Opera" in the UOPX library and answer the following questions. What are some of the ways Baroque composers used dance forms in their compositions? What are some of the ways Baroque composers used dance forms in their compositions? Which composers used dance forms most widely and for whom were Baroque dances primarily written? From this article and from this week's reading, why do you think there was such a strong connection between dance and music at this period in time?