Write a report about a music event attended. The event does not need to be a concert. For example mariachis performing at a wedding or drummers, singers and dancers at a Powwow are acceptable subjects for a report. The report should examine not only the music itself but also the cultural environment from which it comes. It s
Describe briefly some of the ways in which immigration to the United States (and New York in particular) affected the music of the latin Carribbean. Be specific.
Discuss briefly ways in which gospel has influenced popular music and ways in which popular music has influenced gospel. Consider vocal style, harmony, melody, orchestration and rhythm.
Help with the following problem in at least 400 words, and include references. In musical terms, what aspects of early Rock and Roll come from African-American traditions or Euro-American traditions?
Describe the musical similarities and differences in two subgenres of country music. Mention specific artists and pieces of music. Describe how the musical differences may reflect societal differences in the audience.
Help with the following problem on musical history. Briefly research George Gershwin and his life in the context of the world during his time.
Please help with the following problem. Discuss Michael Jackson and his influence on pop culture, including the controversy surrounding his life. Provide references in APA format.
In regard to Robert and Clara Schumann. How was music changed based on the role of women in nineteenth century music. What was Clara Schumann's role as a major figure in the romantic period and how does Robert and Clara Schumann's music compare and contrast? In what way did their personal lives affect their musical lives and
Explain how The Baroque Period was different than The Classical Period. Include the exploration of the city of Vienna during The Classical Period. Incorporate in your exploration the music and lives of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven in this city. How are they different? How are they the same?
1) How is music (melody, rhythm, harmony, and/or instrumental accompaniment) used to compliment the words and actions in the following: a)Jannequin's "Song of the Birds" (Chant Des Oiseaux) b)Handel's "Hallelujah Chorus" from Messiah c)Schubert's "Elkonig" d)Berg's "Wozzeck" 2) What musical elements (
1) What are the defining differences and similarities associated with the two musical forms of theme and variations and fugue? 2) How is theme presented in the different variations through the use of various instrument families vs. how it is used in the fugue section?
1) What makes it easy to hear the fugue theme enter throughout the piece? 2) What makes it difficult to hear the fugue theme enter throughout the piece? 3) How many entrances of the fugue subject can you hear? 4) Is the Theme and Variation form or the Fugue form better for interest or ease of listening?
I briefly describe the development of the string quartet. How would you relate this chamber ensemble to modern performing groups such as the jazz quartet? Or to a rock ensemble? What are some of the similarities and differences?
The meaning of the term, concerto, has changed at least three times in the history of music. What are the major elements of the concerto? Is there always a soloist? Is there a traditional musical form?
This job offers help generating ideas for an essay on Johann Sebastian Bach.
This job emphasizes how the use of costumes helps to generate a mood or feeling for the audience in the Broadway musical, Ragtime. What mood did they create? Did they set one race apart from another? Were costumes used in any other way to help with a certain theme?
Ideas for three musicals that are of similar themes from the 20th century by different artists are named.
Antonio Vivaldi, one of the most well-known composers of the Baroque era, began his career at the Ospedale della Pieta in Venice, one of Europe's most well-known charitable institutions. This brief essay provides a summary of history and organizational structure of the Pieta. It also outlines the origins of Vivaldi's connectio
I am writting a research paper on "Is punk music over rated" and I am having trouble finding information about punk music. Such as the history, important bands, important albumns etc. If you could please help, that would be great!
There is a particular hymn: "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God." Please give me some information about the music (i.e. texture and background).
I have to write about medieval music. My topic is about Hymns. I'm completely stuck because I don't know where to start. I don't know what the famous hymns I can choose to write about. Please give me suggestions about which hymn or group of hymns by specific composer and possible outline I can think about in the es
The Development of Jazz Music
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