Is there a difference in quality between current popular music and so-called classical music? Is there any plausible argument that one ought to prefer one to the other?

Assignment: Music paper

Is there a difference in quality between current popular music and so-called classical music? Is there any plausible argument that one ought to prefer one to the other?

In what sense do we believe in objects or characters in fiction? Does it make sense to say that a work of art (say, a novel) is “total fiction,” that is, that nothing in it is true?

Do you believe that art and aesthetic appreciation can make one a better person? How?

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Is there a difference in quality between current popular music and so-called classical music? Is there any plausible argument that one ought to prefer one to the other?