Essays Tagged: "Classical music"

Modern Music Composition

tially outdated material. The only way to stay up to date with composition is to listen to a lot of classical music, which seems to be, without a doubt, the best music to listen to. If you have not do ...

(5 pages) 102 0 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Beethoven, Haydn, and the Concept of Creation

, very impressive if i say so myself. "Nice job! Well organized."Among the influential composers of classical music, there have been few who have contributed so much in both talent, creativity, and st ... eativity, and style as Joseph Haydn and Ludwig Van Beethoven. Both extremely talented in the art of classical composition, Haydn and Beethoven placed their heart, soul and ingenuity in their music as ...

(7 pages) 109 1 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Jazz and Classical Music

Jazz and Classical MusicUpon entering a modern record store, one is confronted with a wide variety of choices ... sic to more complex artmusic. On the complex side of the scale are the categories known as Jazz and Classical music. Someof the most accomplished musicians of our time have devoted themselves to a lif ... the most accomplished musicians of our time have devoted themselves to a life-long study of Jazzor Classical music, and a few exceptional musicians have actually mastered both. A comparison ofclassic ...

(7 pages) 364 1 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

"The clockwork orange".

e beginning of the book are committing acts of violence, such as rape and robbery, and listening to classical music, such as Beethoven and Mozart. Later the book makes the point that in order to have ...

(2 pages) 66 0 3.5 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

History of Jazz and Classical Music.

History of Jazz and Classical MusicUpon entering a modern record store, one is confronted with awide variety of choices ... sic to more complex art music. On the complex side of the scale arethe categories known as Jazz and Classical music. Some of the mostaccomplished musicians of our time have devoted themselves to alife ... of the mostaccomplished musicians of our time have devoted themselves to alifelong study of Jazz or Classical music, and a few exceptionalmusicians have actually mastered both. A comparison of classic ...

(6 pages) 136 0 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

The erudite and popular culture and music.

mpositors are considered popular rather than erudite. On the other hand, if we think about opera or classical music, which are considered expressions of erudite culture, we will find a lot of great pi ... with just one click in the mouse. We could never say that operas like "Carmen" or "La traviatta" or classical music like "The Fifth Symphony" by Beethoven are erudite because they are not accessible t ...

(2 pages) 59 2 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Rock Vs. Classical Music. Pros and cons of each type of music, as well as a comparison of styles.

sic from the 70's through today will be remembered for years, but it lacks the true timelessness of classical music. Classical music has beautiful harmonies that be appreciated for thousands of years. ... me, showing lack of development due to sell out bands making music for money and not to make music. Classical also has the advantage of being highly structured music. Having a distinct structure and s ...

(2 pages) 88 0 4.4 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Music is purely for relaxation. Do you agree?

nclude, dance music, religious music, spiritual music, ethnic music, children music, Baroque music, classical music and many others. These different types of music have various purposes. Each type of ... ax and relief stress. Spiritual Music is one of the few types of music meant purely for relaxation. Classical Music is favourable among the older generation. It gives them a soothing feeling. Some of ...

(2 pages) 84 0 2.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Harmony in Education

development. The ability to play a musical instrument and/or appreciate the aesthetic qualities of classical music indicates a well educated and cultivated personality as well, and is very culturally ...

(5 pages) 118 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

A critical analysis of all four cinematic styles found in 'Requiem For Dream'.

comfort zone and places them firmly on the edge of their seats. The musical score consists of eerie classical music, which is usually associated with dramatic scenes in horror movies. The score also c ...

(11 pages) 93 1 1.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

My Giant Robot Model

I cherish things that are more complex like my relationship with friends, my computer, my car, and classical music. But one thing that I love now and in my childhood is my love for robots. I don't ...

(4 pages) 29 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The preservation and repetition of musical sounds through recording technologies has changed the social significance of music for the better"

erson from a lower social group to gain access to 'art' music. The appreciation of music especially classical music that was initially only appreciated by the upper class but is now is accessibly to e ... ic increasing prominence in society. For the purpose of argument, this paper will focus on jazz and classical music and how because of technology, creates the culture of mass distribution on the inter ...

(7 pages) 47 1 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Occasional speech for my dad. it will be useful index...

rienced sixty years in this hemisphere.He has many hobbies and interest, likes swimming, hiking and classical music. Now he likes golf more than I do. The first time, I had to convince him to play gol ...

(1 pages) 52 3 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Theories of the Causes of the Industrial Revolution

Listening to Mozart would not let one see the entire picture of classical music. One would have to also sample Beethoven, Bach, Chopin, and others to get a more rou ...

(3 pages) 38 0 0.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Music History

d just as much as the people that created it. From Chromagnum men to musician and from grunting too classical music, rock, and rap.The first people imitated music from nature. They mimicked the so ...

(4 pages) 84 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Brief History of Jazz

s in 1917 but the music existed in at least primitive forms for 20 years before that. Influenced by classical music, marches, spirituals, work songs, ragtime, blues and the popular music of the period ... r simple repetitive vamps. Pianist Cecil Taylor's percussive atonality owed as much to contemporary classical music as to earlier jazz stylists and Eric Dolphy's wide interval jumps were completely un ...

(8 pages) 177 0 4.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The effect of music on drivers

en their children listen to heavy rock or rap they get out of control. However, when they listen to classical or quiet music they aren't as pushy.A study of over 3000 drivers conducted by a local moto ... se when they listen to no music they are calmer and do not panic in situations. When they listen to classical music, they become more relaxed and might see a distraction on the road.

(1 pages) 39 1 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

ROCK

d of cultures and musical traditions, including gospel music, the blues, country-and-western music, classical music, folk music, electronic music, and the popular music of Asia, Africa, and Latin Amer ...

(2 pages) 42 1 3.5 Feb/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Ludwig van Beethoven Biography

es. His Symphony No. 9 in D minor op. 125 (Choral, completed 1824), perhaps the most famous work of classical music in existence, culminates in a choral finale based on the poem "Ode to Joy" by German ...

(3 pages) 88 1 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

A Lovely Wedding: Descriptive essay.

members as they took their seats on either side of the walk leading to the gazebo. Sweet strains of classical music drifted through the crowd. I couldn't believe it; my best friend Angie and her fianc ...

(3 pages) 46884 0 4.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing