Bob Dylan

26Jan 2022 by

On the internet or your phone, listen to TWO of the following songs written andperformed by Bob Dylan from the list below: 
o Hard Times in New York Town 
o Talkin John Burch Society Blues 
o The Ballad of Donald White 
o Oxford Town 
o Only a Pawn in Their Game
 o North Country Blues 
o The Times they are a-Changing 
o The Lonesome Death of Hattie Carroll 
o Chimes of Freedom 
o Desolation Row 
o Blowin in the Wind 
o Ye Playboys and Playgirls 
  After listening to your TWO selections, answer the following questions in a worddocument: 
o Share a brief biography of Bob Dylan? 
o Examine the lyrics and share the lines of each song which are yourfavorite and/or made an impression on you. 
o What are the socio-cultural issues that Dylan is attempting to address ineach song? Is he successful in addressing these issues in these songs? 
o What is the date that the original music was written? What is the date thatthis original recording was made/released?
 o The recordings above have Dylan performing these pieces of music. Whoelse has recorded the two songs you have chosen? Find one YouTuberecording of covers of each the two songs you have chosen if they areavailable. If nothing is available, please indicate that as well. 
o List the instruments you hear in these recordings. Are each of these songsthe same or different instrumentation? 
o What was your favorite thing about the performances/recordings? 
o What emotions did the performances/recordings make you feel when youheard it?