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  • Humorous Types Of Classical Music
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    There are many different musical genres ranging from the soft sounds of classical music, to the loud bangs of punk and rock, to the upbeat energetic notes of dance music. There is a type of music for everybody. No one could every say there is not any type of music that they would enjoy listening to. The musical event that this paper will be written on involves one of the oldest forms of music, classical music. Classical music is music written basically for opera, ballet, religious services and o...
  • Days Of Classical Music
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    Sounds of the Ages "If we do not know and understand our history, we are doomed to repeat it". This message is taught to all young people in their history and social studies classes. The quote is very true, because we learn from our mistakes, and even from our accomplishments. Music has been in the world longer than most people think. Way back when cavemen were slamming their clubs in a specific rhythm, that was musical. What this paper will mainly be talking about though is the likenesses and d...
  • Classical Music Over The Last Few Months
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    Classical Concert Who likes classical music anyway? That is a question that you may have found me asking a few months ago. As I have listened to the music in class and on my CD that came with the text book, I have noticed that I am growing a little bit more fond of this style of music. I had never really given it a chance until I started attending my younger sister's concerts and really paying attention to the music. I have realized that classical music isn't half bad. modern rock is still the m...
  • Every Classical Piece Of Indian Music
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    The Music of India Indian music is a very varied type of music which ranges from classical to film, more commonly known as pop. Both types are extremely popular throughout the Indian society in all classes. Music is apparent in Indian culture as a way of expression. The history of Indian music extends back many centuries. Traditionally in that period, there were various kingdoms, in which the power was held equally by the king and the temples. This was the division of music. The temples presente...
  • Popular Classical Music
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    The Viennese School The Viennese School is the reason for some of today's most popular classical music. This school of composers started during the Classical Period 1740-1825. At the time the Austrian capital of Vienna the musical center for composers. Which soon became reason for many of the changes that were made to musical style composers came from all over Europe to train in Vienna in the classical time period. One of the great composer that came to Vienna is Franz Schubert he soon started a...
  • Used Styles Of Music
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    FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN Dear President Schneider: On behalf of the great Franz Joseph Haydn, I write this letter of recommendation to support the admission of a great composer into the International Enlightenment Society. In order for a musician to be eligible for your society, I understand that he must embody the characteristics of the Enlightenment and more specifically, as a composer, his music must possess the characteristics of the Classical period. I assure you that what you will find in this l...
  • Copland's Music
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    Aaron Copland Aaron Warner Aaron Copland was the embodiment of what a composer can hope to become. Copland was very much in touch not only with himself and his feelings, but with the audience he intended to reach. Very few composers have a concrete idea of what 'types' of people they wish their music to reach. Copland was one of these few. The 'Common Man' was the central part of much of his volumes of to reach. Copland felt that, '... everyone should have a chance to seething's through this mus...
  • Categories Known As Jazz And Classical Music
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    Jazz and Classical Music Upon entering a modern record store, one is confronted with a wide variety of choices in recorded music. These choices not only include a multitude of artists, but also a wide diversity of music categories. These categories run the gamut from easy listening dance music to more complex art music. On the complex side of the scale are the categories known as Jazz and Classical music. Some of the most accomplished musicians of our time have devoted themselves to a life-long ...
  • Classical Period Of Music
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    Getting it's name from art history, the classic period in music extends from 1740 to 1810 and includes the music of Haydn, Mozart, the first period of Beethoven, and Bach's sons. The classical period of music coordinated harmony, melody, rhythm, and orchestration more effectively then earlier periods of music. During the classical era the social function of music began to change from earlier aristocratic and religious connections toward more public and secular activities associated with the midd...
  • Music Of The Classical Period
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    Final Project 5-2-00 10-10: 50 Mozart: Eine kleine Nachtmusik The Classical period started with the Industrial Revolution. Machinery was being invented, for this reason the middle class was rising faster and faster. It was their turn to rule and set the trends. They saw the time of the Greeks and Romans as a perfect model for them to strive for. They desired the balance and elegance of the Greeks. They showed their need for balance and elegance in their artwork. The music of the Classical period...
  • Day 1 Classical And Rock Music Plants
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    Introduction The question I will be addressing is "Does music affect radish growth" This seemed like a good idea to research and experiment on because I wanted to know if a plant could really "hear" or if vibrations through the air, which is sound, really affects the growth of the plant. I will be testing this using different types of music including rock, jazz, and classical music. The radish (raph anus sativum), a root crops which is very easy to grow. Radishes are cold hardy but cannot withst...
  • Classical Music With Romantic Composers
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    Music Essay "The Classical period was a time of simplicity and perfection in the arts. The Romantic period represented a radical departure from this style where composers sought complexity and angst in their works". When comparing the Classical period (1750-1820) to the Romantic period (1820-1900) instant differences can be seen through the examination of each concept area of music. The Classical period was a time when reason and logic were considered the best guide for human conduct. In the mid...
  • Similarities Between Classical And Contemporary Music
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    Classical music is known as a serious kind of music whereas Contemporary music is known as "popular", "folk", or "light" kind of music. Classical music is music, which 'must be written down, or at least performable away from its original composer. ' and must also 'maintain its ability to communicate and entertain listeners over decades, and even centuries. ' (David Hurwitz, 2003, Internet resource) Comparing it with Contemporary music, it is found that Contemporary music is often recorded or wri...
  • Melody In Northern Indian Classical Music
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    Northern Indian classical music is one of the oldest forms of music to exist on this planet. North Indian classical music has such a history that it is said to have been dated back to the Vedas, which are the ancient scripts of the Hindus. It is much more than a form of entertainment; it is a defining element of Indian culture. Northern Indian music is based on sang eet, a combination of three traditional forms, including: vocal music, instrumental music, and dance. Each of these forms has devel...
  • Jazz And Classical Music
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    One of the greatest tragedies in the 20th century can be seen in the debasing of the Jazz genre as a unworthy equal to it's predecessor, European Classical music. This can be seen in various statements about Jazz, such as Boris Gi balin commit, "The "Jazz Mania" has taken on the character of a lingering illness and must be cured by means of forceful intervention". 1 This conflict can be traced through out the history of Jazz, as Classical composers have relatively disregarded this new type of mu...
  • Mozart S Opera Music
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    The Classical Style: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven Book Report The Classical Style The Classical Style: Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven is such a remarkable book which is written by Charles Rosen. It not only explicitly introduces many important aspects of Classical style, but also fully discusses the musical characteristics of those major Classical composers. Charles Rosen is smart enough to cover so much materials without overlapping or skipping any other crucial details so that it makes the whole book co...
  • Daniel Heifetz
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    Cry Of A People: The Jewish Soul, Journey Of The American Jew I attended a concert at the El Camino College Mar see Auditorium on Saturday, November 3, 2001, by Daniel Heifetz. A yellow shell cover surrounded the stage, which had five music stands 3 (three) on the left and 2 (two) on the right and piano on center stage. Daniel Heifetz, violin front center stage and the Classical Band: with special guest Carmen Balthrop, soprano. The Classical Band consisted of 2 (two) violinist, Janice Martin an...
  • Harmonic Beats Of Certain Types Of Music
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    Title: How Music affects the brain's productivity II Purpose: To assess which type of music: rock, reggae, classical, no music, and trance will raise or lower a right- handed junior male / female student ability to compute basic arithmetic problems. Independent Variable: The genre of music being played: rock, reggae, no music, classical, and trance. Independent Variable as a Cause: The brain is a muscle that thrives on stimulation whether it is from foods or math computation. The harmonic beats ...
  • Early Music To Modern Rock And Jazz
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    Early music isAr t Baroque Early music is based mainly on the music of the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque eras. Many people like to define Early Music as ending in 1750, with the death of J.S. Bach. This is a handy date, but it misses the various stylistic changes taking place around that time, i.e. the emergence of the gallant and pre-classical idioms in close proximity to the final flowering of the baroque proper. To add even more confusion, this is also not clear-cut. As with everything el...
  • Two Of Handel's Best Known Italian Operas
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    Part 1: Music of the Late Baroque (1700-1750) Italian opera was composed all over Europe. Metastasis was a famous librettist who supplied Italian opera stories to composers of the late baroque and classic periods. Two of Handel's best-known Italian operas are Giulio Cesare and Rode linda. The Italian city to the south of Rome that became the trend-setting center of opera was Naples. Two famous composers that worked there were Leonardo Vinci and Leonardo Leo. When Handel came to Italy he worked p...

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