As a child, Charles Mingus played cello in the Los Angeles Junior Philharmonic Orchestra. Many of his early recordings show a dedication to the art of the classical composer. But by the mid-1950s, although he always spoke highly of the European masters, his mature composing style bore little resemblance to theirs.
Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Analyze how an author’s choices concerning how to structure a text, order events within it, and manipulate time create such effects as mystery, tension, or surprise.
Analyze various accounts of a subject told in different mediums, determining which details are emphasized in each account.