A paragraph on the following:

1. In your personal opinion, how do you think you would have reacted to the rules placed on music during World War II? Why do you think art and music are often subjected to censorship during wartime? [CO9]

2. French composer Olivier Messiaen wrote and premiered the Quartet for the End of Time while incarcerated in Germany’s Stalag VIII-A as a prisoner of war. In the score, Messiaen attributed the Book of Revelation as his inspiration. How is this inspiration heard throughout his work? [MO4.2]