Essays Tagged: "Sound Of Music"

Music is lacking in integrity and originality (i.e. too much sampling and covering): an example essay

Loss of Music"The hills are alive with the sound of music." The hills are alive with the sound of covered, sampled, plagiarized, and redone mu ... Symphony. Pick a big song of the last 5 years from P-Diddy such as "Get Get Down," "Lady," "Music Sounds Better With You" and you'll find the filtered riffs of disco classics making up the most memo ...

(3 pages) 118 0 4.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Explaining why "Blues Brothers" is a Musical and "The Little Mermaid" is not

about classic Hollywood musicals. Some titles that came to mind were memorable titles such as "The sound of Music", "Mary Poppins", "Grease", and more contemporarily, "The Rocky Horror Picture Show". ... for the orphanage. He then proceeds to do back flips down the aisle and dance like a madman to the sounds of the choir and rhythm section. Elwood follows suit (Landis). The Blues Brothers then begin ...

(5 pages) 52 0 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"The Sound of Music".

The Sound of MusicThe sound of music was by far the greatest musical success for the team of Rodgers and ... ther and I to many different types of music, teaching us to appreciate the style of each artist.The Sound of Music was directed and produced by Robert Wise, although he was not the first choice, he di ... and conducted by Irwin Kostal with the choreography by Marc Breaux and Dee Dee Wood.Filming of The Sound of Music began in 1964, in and around the area of Salzburg, Austria. It then premiered in earl ...

(4 pages) 127 2 4.7 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Sound of Music-Historical Review.

A Historical Review of The Sound of MusicI chose to review this movie for many reasons. First of all, because it is one of the ... schluss of Nazi Germany and Austria, which happened March 13, 1938.I was surprised to find that The Sound of Music was actually based on a true story, so there were quite a few historical figures. Mar ...

(2 pages) 34 0 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

A quick review of the movie "All Quiet on the Western Front" (1930). Also has a little commentary.

ype of film to follow.In the initial scene, uniformed German soldiers march through the town to the sound of music played by a military band. The crowds on the streets cheer and wave flags. From insid ...

(8 pages) 34 0 5.0 Feb/2004

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

Psycho - by Alfred Hitchcock 1960 as compared to the 1998 version by Gus Van Sant.

ent it is still remembered even today. Other famous films of the time being "My Fair Lady" and "The Sound Of Music", although popular these films were idealistic and picturesque. Psycho brought in the ... many pieces, all over the floor.One disturbing effect used in the murder in the shower scene is the sound used to get the sound of the stabbing. It was produced by a specific melon, as it imitated the ...

(7 pages) 81 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Actors

Discovering Ivy U

lan to play volleyball throughout college in Ivy's women's club volleyball. I also performed in The Sound of Music in high school and the Teatron will allow me to actively participate in theater.As pr ...

(2 pages) 26 0 2.3 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Australian History

Fear of Lost

efore the beginning of the show.While we were walking the lights started to go down gradually and a sound of music begin to become loud gradually with a small fireworks.Now the place was all dark, the ...

(2 pages) 39 3 3.7 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Theatre vs. Rentals-The Debate Goes On

can see more than one new movie there if you choose to. On the other hand, movie classics like The Sound Of Music and The Wizard of Oz can only be seen at home on video or DVD. You can only watch tha ... a new movie is a fun thing to do with the family or date for entertainment. Theatres have the best sound, biggest screens, and who can resist the theatre popcorn? But, they also have the squeaky seat ...

(2 pages) 32 2 3.8 Nov/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing

What is that great sound?

of styles of music put in one. It has its great place in music world today. That great magnificent sound of music and plays a big part in the music history is called "JAZZ" Jazz is full of col ...

(2 pages) 38 0 3.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Intensive scene study of the first 2 scenes (first 5mins 13 sec) of Moulin Rouge

pitch black, with a bit of chatter, which would be the same as if you went into a real theatre, the sound of everyone calming down and getting themselves comfortable, then as the lights come on the li ... the movies actual opening credits begin, the music chosen is three different songs, which are "The sound of music", ???? and "The CanCan" to give a (can't think of the word, it means example of the s ...

(5 pages) 19 0 0.0 May/2005

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

Moulin Rogue Movie review

er too and together with Ewan McGregor they create a musical masterpiece. Including songs from, the sound of music ("The hills are alive"), Elton John ("Your song"), Jim Broadbent ("Like a virgin") an ... it was all a joke.If you're a fan of musicals then this is the movie for you. It's up there in the sound of music and Grease. It's original and clever with great graphics and you'll be surprised that ...

(2 pages) 57 2 3.5 Jun/2005

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

"Sound Of Music"

"The Sound of Music" was by far the greatest musical success for the team of Rodgers and Hammerstein. I c ... her and I to many different types of music, teaching us to appreciate the style of each artist."The Sound of Music" was directed and produced by Robert Wise, although he was not the first choice, he d ... he military. He then resorted to call them code names, instead of their own.All in all I think the "Sound Of Music" was one of the best musicals ever produced.

(1 pages) 30 0 4.5 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Hip Hop Culture

cers, "two turn table and a microphone"� and lyrics that described having a good time to the sound of music. The hip hop that is on the radio today is violent and controversial, raising issues ... c Enemy's production team, the Bomb Squad, and introduced New York City listeners to the West Coast sound. In 1992 N.W.A. producer and rapper Dr. Dre released the California rap scene's most influenti ...

(5 pages) 59 0 3.5 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Music Of Love

Music of Love        The Sound of Music proved, once again, to be a wonderful film for those of all ages. It is set in Austr ... Austria. He and his family escaped into the Swiss Alps, heading for a new life in Switzerland. The Sound of Music is a wonderful film that everyone should see. It is a typical love story with music ... throughout the film.        The music in        The music in The Sound of Music is beautifully written. I believe that it was done by Rodgers and Hammerstein. All ...

(2 pages) 512 0 1.0 May/2001

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

Analysing the sound and lighting in Charlies Angels: Full Throttle

ey are dressed as nuns, “The Lonely Goatherd” is played. This is a reference to “The Sound of Music” which stars Julie Andrews as a nun. Another pop cultural reference is when the ... arody scene, the angels leave the back of the van one by one. As they leave the van one by one, the sound effects of them stepping out of the van and the vans doors opening and closing are exaggerated ...

(7 pages) 26 0 4.3 Jan/2008

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


MOVIE FAMILY PAPERTHE SOUND OF MUSICINTRODUCTIONThe widowed, retired Austrian naval officer, Captain Von Trapp has made hi ... the great-grandchildren of Capt. Trapp make "New Von Trapp family Singers Climb Every Mountain.The Sound of Music is one of the best films of all time. It simply has everything one could want in a mo ... ere two characters meet and the next scene is them waking up together. Secondly, it has humour. The Sound of Music also has some light hearted moments that were wonderfully portrayed by the cast. Mari ...

(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jan/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies