Essays Tagged: "singers"

Harlem Renaissance

g style of music, and wrote great pieces of literature. From this time period came many outstanding singers, musicians, athletes, and writers. In addition to this Creative boom of black talent, many b ... memade instruments. Once slavery was abolished it opened a pathway for many talented blacks. Female singers like Bessie Smith, Billie Holliday, and Marion Anderson emerged on the Music scene, with gre ...

(4 pages) 214 0 4.4 Nov/1996

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


of equal sound wave vibrations will amplitude the given tone. Thiswould explain the reason why some singers are able to break wine glasseswith their voice. The vibrations build up enough to shatter th ... of equal sound wave vibrations will amplitude the given tone. Thiswould explain the reason why some singers are able to break wine glasseswith their voice. The vibrations build up enough to shatter th ...

(4 pages) 40 0 2.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Anthropology - Ritual and Symbol

ole in supporting the girls-by building the tepee, for instance. Attimes, as when the boys join the Singers, the community actively participates in the ritual.However, the community is involved only b ... ration is achieved when the girls move into their camp homes. During this stage, the Godmothers and Singers take the role of the parents.This may be described as a 'cessation of interaction between th ...

(8 pages) 256 2 3.6 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

Commercialization of Gametes. This paper describes the debate about women selling their eggs (gametes) for money. It includes many points about why one would be against such a practice.

to finance their college education. Some people, especially athletes, brilliant scientists, models, singers, and actors/actresses, are being paid in sums of $150,000 or more for donating sperm or eggs ...

(2 pages) 50 0 2.7 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

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

Vocal ClassificationsMany singers find that the four basic voice parts are too general and may not always suit their individua ... voice. The Fach System breaks down each voice part and serves as a much more useful way to classify singers' voices.Vocal parts are an easy way to categorize different voices and are most commonly use ... sopranos will sing the soprano 2 part. The same goes for altos, tenors, and basses.Originally, most singers fell comfortably within one of the basic voice types. Since the middle of the nineteenth cen ...

(9 pages) 94 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

The realization of a man that life changes over time, and that all things that go around come around and how your worst enemies can become your best friends

me. This place hadn't changed a bit, same polished floors with same framed pictures of various 80's singers, same "old fashioned" juke box whizzing away in the corner.I picked up a menu and began to l ...

(4 pages) 57 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Not Music To My Ears: Today's current music scene has steadily become filled with pre-packaged assembly line bands and singers.

arsToday's current music scene has steadily become filled with pre-packaged assembly line bands and singers. This pre-teen oriented pop phenomenon is repulsive. I see the so-called bands and singers f ... cline of music can be tightly tied into the unrealistic, harmful images and standards the bands and singers show. The singer Christina Aguilera, for example, is a super scrawny Barbie doll. You will n ...

(2 pages) 93 3 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Music's Influence on our Lives

c we listen to today is much different than the music of the 60's, 70's and 80's. There are now new singers and different styles of music we listen to. These singers and this music have an affect on u ... ow. It appears that now they don't wear as much clothing as they used to. Although they're talented singers, parents had a problem because the younger listeners started wanting to dress like them. Whi ...

(2 pages) 183 1 4.6 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

African American Music.

tyle was based on the rhythm section concept, where the middle of the piano was used to support the singers. This area supported the singers by doubling the vocal line in harmony. The bottom, left cor ... text of the gospel songs portrayed meanings of the Trinity, blessings, thanks and lamentations. The singers used the voices to communicate their feelings about Christianity. Many singers sang through ...

(25 pages) 231 2 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

History of country music

A History of Country MusicWhen some people hear talk of country music, they think only of singers ofsad songs with stereotypically twangy accents. These misconceptions didimpede country musi ...

(3 pages) 58 1 4.1 Feb/2004

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

Do Celebrities deserve as much privacy as everybody else?

get the privacy they deserve.Nowadays it doesn't take a lot to be known as a 'celeb'. Movies stars, singers, politicians, TV presenters, sports men and women and even royalty have all gained celeb sta ...

(1 pages) 49 0 3.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Criticism of Langston Hughes

acceptance. Hughes himself states he wants everyone to see in his poetry "workers, roustabouts, and singers, and job New York, or in Washington or...Chicago--people up today and down tomo ...

(3 pages) 101 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Heavy Metal

e bass drumming relentlessly attack audiences' ears, deafening guitar solo screeches sometimes, and singers seem to be roaring more than actually singing. Every sounds is amplified to the uttermost to ...

(2 pages) 54 1 4.6 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Dier El-Medina Study Notes

also performed outside work. These included: female priests or priestesses, professional mourners, singers, dancers, nurses, minor court officials, doctors, workshop weavers, washerwomen, bakers and ... ther positions included: overseer of estates, workshops, herds, fields and granaries, musicians and singers. Scribes assisted at all levels. The lowest level were 'the purified ones' or web priests. T ...

(9 pages) 31 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History > Ancient Egypt

Black Music during the Harlem Renaissance

cess of black artists, in literature, art and music. It also brought out powerful musical talent of singers and musicians who played an important role in this era. At the time, the community of Harlem ... Renaissance these many blacks transcended from mere workers to become cultural icons. Many of those singers and musicians unintentionally became the foundation of most modern music. Of all the incredi ...

(7 pages) 137 0 4.4 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History

Essay Of Opinio : Music Policy Downloads

hould be illegal because those in the music industry are experiencing many problems. The artists or singers are not receiving royalties, and this problem will keep on increasing if no one tries to sto ... music industries have experienced, free music downloads caused even more problem.Music artists and singers are carriers that have a brawny finance, which goes along with tremendous amounts of money. ...

(4 pages) 65 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Vaudeville About vaudeville and it's history of how it was made and such

how consisted of between 8 and 20 different acts, ranging from silent pantomime, animal tricks, and singers to contortionists, comedy acts, and monologues. American Vaudeville Theatre was an important ... atres existed before the 1860s but none could even compare to Vaudevilles which possessed acrobats, singers, dancers, comedians, and all you can imagine all in one evening. Each act was about 20 minut ...

(4 pages) 22 0 4.3 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Singing: Self Expression at Its Best

and posture, Vocal Placement known as Fach and vocal hygiene are all very important things that all singers should know about.The first basic thing a person does to make any sound with their mouth is ... the C". Now that you know how your body works while you are singing there is a specific posture all singers should use to allow themselves to sing to their full ability.A good singing posture helps pr ...

(7 pages) 33 0 4.7 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

"Moon Child" Review

What do you create when you get two singers and put them in a movie to act? A lot of cheesy scenes, an amusing story line, and of course ...

(3 pages) 12 0 5.0 Sep/2006

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


ulf proves their deeds in wars and battles, but today, heroes are celebrities, like movie stars and singers, who prove their deeds in public appearances.Definition of a hero during the Anglo-Saxon per ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers