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    states, “The more he doted on his Jazz trumpet, the closer he was drawn to Suzy. And Suzy, our sweet Suzy, was in turn drawn closer to the band and discovered within herself a pleasant, agreeable husky contralto voice and a genius for rhythm and syncopation… My heart beats to... ... middle of paper ... ...soul. Jazz was portrayed through different styles of writing throughout each story. The first author focused on telling a story based on a time period of revolution while the second, focused on

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    Music Comes and Goes

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    Music Comes and Goes Different styles of music effect people in many ways. The different styles could be different in religion, culture, and their messages towards the public. Because of the many styles , many questions are found concerning how different music effects people in different ways. Every style of music have their own beats, melodies, and instruments which give different effects to the human year. From that difference people percieve these styles of music in many ways. Some people seem

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    Music And Music Essay

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    Music continues to be a colossal part of everyone’s lives and how we express our feelings and emotions. However, music is defined by sounds that are sung by voices or played on musical instruments. This definition alone does not create a full understanding of what music really is. Sounds with rhythm do not make the music but the emotional connection and the feelings that come along with it, do. As the audience listens to the songs that are played, they come to realize the connection they experience

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    How Handel Schieves a Sense of Majesty in his Setting of The King Shall Rejoice There are many factors that come together in Handel's The King Shall Rejoice to create majesty. This essay will include such musical aspects as; style and influences, texture, rhythm, the texts used, melody and instrumentation. There are five movements within Handel's The King Shall Rejoice; this essay will include examples from each movement. Handel achieves a powerful and bright opening at the start of

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    Lorde of Hip-Pop

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    Lorde, born Ella Yelich-O’Connor, hailing from Auckland, New Zealand is only 17 years old, and already making a name for herself (Lipshutz). She has done this through the sound of her style of music and poetically written lyrics, a skill that may have been passed down by her mother, who is an acclaimed poet (SaveMeOprahW). Her genre is featured as alternative, but I get a feeling of “Hip-Pop” from the intricate production of her beats. “Pure Heroine,” is the title of her debut album, of which I have

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    The Importance Of Music

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    Music has been around for many years now with its variety of beats, rhythm, and lyrics. From jazz and classic to pop and hip hop, the types of music one listen to can have an impact on them. Although the beats and rhythm plays a big role in the creation of a song, one main thing that really attracts the audience to it is the lyrics behind it. Words speak loud for those who cannot speak for themselves, not well educated, or a way to connect to someone and/or something. In today’s world, it seems as

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    3. Define the following terms: Syncopation Swing Both syncopation and swing are two terms and actions that musicians take to enhance the music they produce. Firstly, syncopation is the accenting of “offbeats” within a measure. All around the world, musicians are able to captivate their audiences through the occasional emphasis of unstressed beats excluding the first beat in each measure. These affected area may include the notes between pulses, and the middle beats in a measure, for example

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    German Influence on Ragtime

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    Pendragon, 2002. 63+. Print. Moye, Matthew. Westville / Early Southern Music and Its Influence. Rep. Historic Westville. Web. 17 Nov. 2013. Sengupta, Saptakee. "German Musical Instruments." Buzzle.com. Buzzle.com, 18 Oct. 2012. Web. 12 Nov. 2013. "Syncopation." Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster. Web. 17 Nov. 2013. .

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    character of some his compositional styles. These techniques include octaval melodies, broken chords and tremolos, syncopation, extended chords, chromaticism and polyrhythms. All of these are obvious, common traits of past and present jazz music. Examples of these are in the following sound excerpts: "Dreamstreet", 1961 - tremolos and syncopation "Left Bank Swing", 1958 - syncopation and octaval melodies "It Gets Better Every Time", 1974 - chromaticism "Other Voices", 1964 - extended chords (Sound

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    While underground in Philadelphia’s subway, Ross repeatedly uses word correspondence to establish a narrative rhythm for the reader. Fran Ross critiques different commuters as they struggle to avoid the “irritation, humiliation, irrigation, and syncopation,” caused by the station’s leaky pipes. The vernacular is strongly based on tempo, rhyming and movement through the composition’s emphasis on movement. Furthermore, she stresses the consecutive repetition in the following sentence, stating, “According

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