Essays Tagged: "xylophones"

The Influence of Black Slave Culture on Early America

sic. Native African music consisted mainly of wind and string melodies punctuated by hand clapping, xylophones, and drum beats. Along those lines, an early type of slave music was the spiritual, which ...

(4 pages) 246 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Influence of Black Slave Culture on Early America

music. NativeAfrican music consisted mainly of wind and string melodies punctuated by handclapping, xylophones, and drum beats. Along those lines, an early type ofslave music was the spiritual, which ...

(4 pages) 67 0 2.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Gamelan

The word gamelan simply means 'musical group' and may refer to 20 different kinds of xylophones, percussion-type music ansembles. Just as the Balinese share the planting of rice and the ...

(9 pages) 26 0 4.6 Apr/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Percussion Ensemble

t by Larry London was the piece that came after. It consisted of all mallet instruments such as the xylophones and vibraphones. It was their first piece to actually contain different notes and pitches ...

(2 pages) 1768 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Proposal on the Effects of Music on People With Schizophrenia

er by the therapist or the client. These include delicate bells and shakers, gongs, drums, cymbals, xylophones, lyre or guitar and are used as appropriate depending on the client.ProcedureA ...

(6 pages) 11 0 0.0 Dec/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

The History of Music: The Gamelan Ensemble

any more gongs, a couple more drums, and they also add in native instruments such as bamboo flutes, xylophones, zithers, and even fiddles.�The Gamelan instrumentation varies from which ensemble ...

(6 pages) 0 0 0.0 Oct/2012

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