Essays Tagged: "female voice"

Vocal Classifications (Fach System) describes the many different types of singing voices.

oirs. Choral music is usually written for four different parts. In a four-part chorus there are two female parts, and two male parts. The soprano voice is the highest female voice and has a usual rang ... are generally in the soprano range and sometimes replace women's voices in church choirs. The lower female voice is the contralto, more commonly known as the alto. The usual range for an alto is from ...

(9 pages) 94 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The Educational Advances of Women in the 17th and 18th Centuries//Did wome have their own Renaissance

reat advances were made in art and literature for women, and finally after years of oppression, the female voice was to be heard. Did women have a Renaissance?Literature reflects not only the author's ... una 236-237). Astell models her pamphlet to the day's conduct-book conventions in order to engage a female audience, which has been exposed to and influenced by such literature. After her Serious Prop ...

(11 pages) 238 2 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Folk Music Assignment

song is performed all around china, by different artists as well as regular people. It involves one female voice, as well as a few instrumentalists. Usually, there are only three instrumentalists prov ... based on one young lady, and therefore, the most effective way to outline that would be through one female singer.Is there improvisation on the melody or elsewhere in the music?I would say that in Chi ...

(4 pages) 1466 0 0.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

David Copperfield

m the language she used that which is not found, shaped or informed by the nuances of the Black and female voice. Morrison's language is not just representational. It has caught the essence of music t ... be" (25). In the next sequence of terms, Morrison moves from "metaphysically black" to "dangerously female": "She is new world black and new world woman extracting choice from choicelessness, respondi ...

(32 pages) 41 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Madame Butterfly by David Henry Hwang

n."(20) With his natural ability as a Chinese opera actor, he disguised himself with a kind of high female voice, a tender face by make up and dresses in woman form. "And every time I come here, you'r ...

(2 pages) 1511 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Discuss the idea of 'female voice' in The Color Purple.

Going against the conventional stereotypical representations of genders, Walker creates a powerful female voice in her novel to educate her readers about the multiple oppressions faced by the female ... rrative and voice can be used to overturn this phenomenon. This essay will discuss how the idea of 'female voice' is weaved into the form and content of the novel.In The Colour Purple, the 'female' vo ...

(6 pages) 47 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Reclaiming of Masculinity: A Regression of the Female Voice in Mainstream Rock Music

larity of mainstream and modern rock singles and modern rock albums: a scarce representation of the female voice. Mary Ann Clawson notes in her study "When Women Play the Bass," from the publication G ... "When Women Play the Bass," from the publication Gender and Society, that "the prominence of such [female] groups [as Hole, Veruca Salt, and Elastica] tends to be episodic in contrast to the all-male ...

(9 pages) 20 0 5.0 Nov/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Psychoanalytical Analysis of Cinematic Sound – The Phenomenon of Eavesdropping

and others have suggested that voice can also be used fetishistically, that "Hollywood requires the female voice to assume similar responsibilities to those it confers upon the female body . . . as a ... ol our own fate and those of others.BIBLIOGRAPHY1.Silverman, Kaja. (1988). The Acoustic Mirror: The Female Voice in Psychoanalysis and Cinema. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

(4 pages) 991 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis