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Music Percussion Music

Facet – Percussion music Percussion music is found in nearly every culture in the world and has existed since before 6000 B.C. In Australia, percussion music started with the aboriginals; from hand clapping and lap slapping to drums made from logs and reptile skins. Comparing it to the recent Australian...

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The History Of Rock N Roll

From its roots and throughout history, Rock n’ Roll has infiltrated our society for better or for worse. It has grown to be one of the greatest advancements in music history. It has permeated the lives of all races, age groups, and religions. It has been associated with bringing the...

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The Similarities Between Clasical Music And Ellingtons Jazz

One of the greatest tragedies in the 20th century can be seen in the debasing of the Jazz genre as a unworthy equal to it’s predecessor, European Classical music. This can be seen in various statements about Jazz, such as Boris Gibalin commit, “The “Jazz Mania” has taken on the...

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Future of Music

Although no one can know for a fact what the future holds for music, it seems that the natural evolution of music will lead us into a decade that will most probably (because no one knows for sure) be one of the most significant decades that will shape the way...

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Gospel Music

Gospel music is an American religious musical form that owes much of its origin to the Christian conversion of West Africans enslaved in the American South. Gospel music combines Christian religious lyrics with melody and rhythm that developed in tandem with early blues and jazz. Modern gospel artists have also...

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Othello Battle Of Good Vs Evil

I am not what I am.” What is Iago? ” as distinct from what he pretends to be — and what are his motives? In Shakespeare’s, Othello, the reader is presented the classic battle between the deceitful forces of evil and the innocence of good. It are these forces of...

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Renaissance period in history was a time of transition

Dating from approximately 1450-1600, the Renaissance period in history was a time of transition in the arts, literature, religion, science, and philosophy. Although looking forward to modern thought, this period also revived the ancient Greek and Roman cultures. Meaning “rebirth,” the French term “Renaissance” was described by the historian Jules...

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Ddevelopment Of Motet

Essay Plan A) Discuss the Development of the Motet by making explicit use of the works analysed during this course INTRODUCTION In this essay I will be discussing how the musical form of the ‘Motet’ developed from the early music of the church, to become a secular music style. I...

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Puerto Rican Root Music

I was raised in the Lower East Side (LES), New York City. For the past 16th years I have seen and lived in this neighborhood like no other. Lower East Side is best known for its different immigrant neighborhood. I call it the Hub, the hub for immigrants; this is...

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A look into Shakespeare’s Othello

The character Othello in Shakespeare’s “Othello” is the protagonist and the central character of the play. His personality and nature is revealed to readers throughout the piece as he develops into the tragic hero. It is possible to learn much of Othello’s character because of Shakespeare’s clever way of integrating...

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Othello

In Shakespeare’s “Othello”, Iago carefully and masterfully entraps Othello into believing that his wife, Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. He does this through a series of suggestions and hesitations that entice and implant images in Othello’s head that lead him to his demise. But what is more important...

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Allegory Of American Pie By Don Mc Lean

Ask anyone what was the defining moment in the rock history of the 1960s was and all you will get is a one word answer: Woodstock. The three day rock festival that defined an era was only one of many music festivals of the ’60s. But Woodstock has come to...

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