This assignment is, as announced and discussed in lecture:
Choose a song or piece of music you know (or think you know!) well. Analyze the song in terms of its form and progression in time, listening carefully to how its inner details might aid in this progression. What do you think makes the music tick? What makes it move forward? What are the instruments and/or sounds and how do they develop? Are there small details, momentary or otherwise unnoticed, that you think are important?
The result should be prose and may include additional diagrams, in letters, symbols, or graphs showing the form of the music and its essential elements as you hear them. This need not be any more than a single page.
You may attach the result below (PDF, doc, etc) or hand it in physically in class. You are highly encouraged to share also your analysis on the course blog.
Please also include a link to the music online or an mp3 for our reference listening.