Essays Tagged: "crescendo"


is piece can be characterized by an intense, dramatic use of fluctuating dynamics. It was as if the crescendo was not allowed to climax, then is aborted by a sudden change to pianissimo. The so called ...

(4 pages) 205 1 4.2 Feb/1997

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

Wuthering Heights Ghost Scene.

ws Lockwood's face to be very pale and rather pathetic.The music in the background builds up into a crescendo to make the viewer realise that something is going to happen. This is combined with moment ...

(7 pages) 28 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Mahler Symphony 2 - Movement V

iries flying around. Then, the piece gets smoother and more lullaby sounding. The piece ends with decrescendo and then fades away. As the next song beings, a clarinet starts off the piece with a soft, ... three minutes the trumpets paint a picture as if the sun was coming up from the horizon. There is a crescendo then a decrescendo at this point, and the tempo gets faster at 3:27. Around 3:49 the piece ...

(3 pages) 31 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

The Run

already blown speakers, but I had my own music playing in my head. It was a get-away song with its crescendo accented by the scream of sirens behind me. I don't even know how I managed to get so far ...

(2 pages) 73 3 4.1 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Creation of suspense in "The Man Who Knew Too Much": directed by Alfred Hitchcock

itchcock the title "the master of suspense".Suspense in "The Man Who Knew Too Much" is in a sort of crescendo. The beginning of the story seems to be any old ordinary story about an American family on ... lso clever in not to reveal information to early. Important facts are kept unknown till the end.The crescendo starts off with the meeting of Louis Bernard on the bus to Marrakech and progresses by the ...

(5 pages) 37 0 4.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

My concert at Paul F. Sharp Concert Hall

ight pretty sound that reminded me of Christmas Music. There were points where this piece began to crescendo, but still remained throughout the piece with a lighthearted consonant sound. The piece M ...

(4 pages) 39 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays


ponse.6-Drums uses electric pad "bass drop" makes a really low bass noise.-Capo used on 2nd fret.14-Crescendo on snare and ride. (0.04) And (1.12).TONE COLOUR15-A really rough rock sound.-Ghost notes ...

(1 pages) 1582 0 3.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

How does Stravinsky combine the elements of music, introduced to you in Unit 3, to establish the atmosphere of the "Shrovetide Fair"?

nning (Theme A). The melodic interest is then taken over by Theme B with the violins that begin the crescendo which develops throughout the introduction. Stravinsky adds clarinet to the repeated ostin ...

(1 pages) 8 0 0.0 Sep/2006

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


he texture was monody with an AAB form. The dynamic in this song include bending, accelerando, and crescendo. I recognized the performance practice to be bending, melisma, and bluenotes.The se ...

(2 pages) 8 0 3.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Storms of Passion and Nature: Kate Chopin's "The Storm"

are gathering around her. Nature and fate will mount high with emotion as they build up to a rising crescendo with each moment of anticipation of life and love.With the approaching storm of wind, rain ...

(5 pages) 53 0 5.0 Jul/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


pair, seclusion, loneliness, inner turmoil, self identity, isolation and confusion are brought to a crescendo by the symbolism that comes with the setting, pathetic fallacy and tone of the story.

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Discuss the theme and tone of Piano and Drums by Gabriel Okara

in the poem which we could saw in the wordings, 'concerto', 'coaxing diminuendo', 'counterpoint', 'crescendo', 'labyrinth' and 'daggerpoint'. Feelings are complex and hard to understand, people hide ...

(2 pages) 8 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing