ARTS 340 Week 4 DQ 1 -
Please read R.J. Stove's review, "The Mozart of His Age." Mendelssohn was one of the most talented musicians of all time. What are some of the qualities of his music? Why did it fall into disfavor after his death? Along with your reading in the text this week, what have you learned about Mendelssohn, his times, and his music that you didn't know before?