Write Essay about the question.
Boethius lays out his theory of music for readers of the 6th Century. Why do you feel this is important, considering where the world was at the time? Rome had fallen and the Middle Ages were commencing. He was looking backward to ideas about harmony and beauty and mathematics. The world was changing and he was trying to recapture and preserve Greek theories of music. Go through his essay and select passages that suggest a desire to link the mathematical harmonies in music to affections and morality.
3~4 pages, Work cited, Focus on question.
PLEASE. PLEASE. First read the book. And then to write essay.
Here is example(ONLY REFERENCE) what he looks for English book
(AUDIO, which is not relative to this essay topic)