Music of the Enlightenment, fill in the comparison chart (composer, works and main ideas)

Composer Country Artworks Content
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) Germany Passion according to Matthew 1. The works have united the musical achievements of the previous centuries. 2. Bach is a representative of humanism in music. 3. Folk melodies are woven into classical music. The gospel legend turned into a folk drama in which the hero sacrifices himself to save people
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) Austria “The Marriage of Figaro”, “Requiem” 1. Reflection of the harmony and integrity of the world, psychological truthfulness of images, naturalness. 2. Clarity and beauty combined with deep drama
Ludwig van Beethoven

(1770-1828)

Germany “Sonata in a Kind of Fantasy ” (“Moonlight”), “Appassionata”, ” Kreutzer Sonata”, “Heroic Symphony” 1. Combination of romanticism and classicism. 2. Glorification of reason, triumph and victory of light forces

Output. In the works of artistic culture of the Enlightenment, the main place is occupied by a person who, regardless of his origin, seeks to change the world, overcomes any obstacles, is a patriot of his country.

 

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