Copland – El Salón México (IB)
Context and analysis for Copland's El salon Mexico.
Copland’s El Salón México is one of the two prescribed works for International Baccalaureate standard level (SL) and higher level (HL) for examinations in 2011 and 2012, the other being Mozart’s Symphony No. 41, K.551, ‘Jupiter’.
This article will focus on equipping students with the necessary background knowledge, analytical understanding and technical vocabulary to allow students to answer the set-work essay questions of the IB examination relating to El Salón México.