Musical forms and genres developed during the era

Create a PowerPoint presentation for your classmates that presents material from your assigned chapter in Introduction to Music Appreciation. Include at least one slide on each of the following topics:
1. Background information about the historical time – who was in power? Who were the main patrons of music and the arts? Where was the cultural center of the era geographically?
2. Musical forms and genres developed during the era.
3. Instrumentation commonly used during the era
4. Prominent composers and/or performers with examples of their music.
5. The music that most appeals to you from this era.