The Purposes of Creating Music Created by: Laura Dedic Madison Central High School
Why do people create music? Ceremonial Reasons • Music is created or performed for rituals or celebrations. • Patriotic music • Music for worship
Why do people create music? Recreational Reasons • Music is entertainment. • Music for… • PLAY • GAME SONGS • DANCES • SOCIAL EVENTS • PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES • HOBBY
Why do people create music? Artistic Reasons • Music is created with the intent to express and communicate one’s emotions, feelings, and experiences. • Music is created and performed in a concert setting for an audience.
Kentucky Core Content • AH-HS-3.1.1 • Version 4.1