Classical Music History- François Raguenet-Parallele

 Explain the significant differences between French and Italian musical styles according to the contemporary accounts presented by Raguenet(files attached, Have to read this file). From the repertoire of this unit,(listed below), please cite TWO specific musical examples that exemplify French taste, and two that demonstrate Italian taste. Then, explain how these illustrate Raguenet’s claims. (use SAMPLE English and grammar, Please give the quality of ideas and info for the essay AS a classical MUSIC MAJOR STUDENT) 1.Arcangelo Corelli, Trio Sonatas (1689)Sonata da chiesa, Op. 3, no. 5. 2.Jean-Baptiste Lully, Atys (1676) 3.Alessandro Scarlatti, Griselda (1721) 4.François Couperin, “Pièces de claveçin de 2eme ordre” (1713) – Excerpts