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  1918 in music: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Jazz is a musical art form characterized by blue notes, syncopation, swing, call and response (music)call and response, polyrhythms, and improvisation...
Hank locklin (born february 15, 1918 in mclellan, florida) is a american country music singer and songwriter....
Professor longhair (nee henry roeland byrd and aka fess) (december 19, 1918 - january 30, 1980) was a legendary new orleans blues...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1918_in_music.htm   (1642 words)

  
 An Invasion of Vulgarity:American Popular Music and Modernity in Print Media Discourse, 1900-1925
Ultimately, the fl bourgeoisie’s rejection of popular music was rooted in an effort to de-emphasize perceived racial differences and achieve a semblance of social equality by carefully identifying their cultural aspirations with those cultivated by the white middle-class.
The earliest denunciations of popular music had characterized it as a “dangerous epidemic,” and by the twentieth century’s second decade it was increasingly associated with the degeneration of mental health.
The energy of popular music was associated with the creative forces rapidly binding the continent together, increasing the speed with which goods and information could be transferred across the nation and delivered swiftly to the benefit of consumers, fulfilling their rapidly multiplying desires.
www.americanpopularculture.com /journal/articles/spring_2004/mooney.htm   (6293 words)

  
 Music Department History
One of the first music classes to be offered to students was “Mandolin” class in 1902, wasn't a necessary requirement for music studies.
Teachers were soon required to bring music education into their studies, but it was not available as a separate degree.
As the Vocal Culture class grew, it spawned the “Vocal Music” class, which was more along the lines of the Piano class in that it incorporated harmony and music history and appreciation as elements of the class, and concentrated more on theoretical academic applications to singing.
muweb.millersville.edu /~jccomp/engl110/MU150th/arts/musichistory.html   (664 words)

  
 American music collections
Music by Billy Baskette and lyrics by C. Francis Reisner and Benny Davis.
Music by Al Piantadosi and lyrics by Alfred Bryan.
Music by Harry Jentes and lyrics by Harry Pease and Howard Johnson.
www.americanhistory.si.edu /archives/d5300hh4.htm   (1035 words)

  
 Music Memory
Gregory was so taken by the beautiful music that he won the "Gold Pin" in both 1922 and 1923, a special award contributed by Austin businessmen for the Music Memory students who earned perfect scores on their listening tests.
Music Memory had originally been sponsored in 1918 by the Music Supervisors Association (now the MENC) and was a countrywide competition in the 1920s and 1930s.
Music Memory continues to grow and inspire, and Mollie Tower hopes that wherever it takes root, it will do for students what it did for her father--instill in them a lifelong love for classical music.
www.utexas.edu /pda/ppc/txtell/musicmemory.html   (1501 words)

  
 BBC - Music Live - Radio 3   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Classical music fans are in for a treat as Performance on 3 brings five concerts to this year's festival from a variety of venues.
World music comes to the Laganside floating stage on the River Lagan for a special free Mayday concert.
Its programming is dominated by classical music but with a strong profile given to jazz, World music, drama and cultural debate.
www.bbc.co.uk /musiclive/whatson/radio3.shtml   (354 words)

  
 Klimt 1918
They are sons of post-modernism as Klimt1918, their music is a mixture of past and present.
I would say that we are in a post-modern period where millions of kinds of music are mixed together and this is the face of the sounds.
I think a big issue of the today’s music industry is all the CD copies people do with their computers or the music they can download from the Internet.
www.grande-rock.com /klimt_1918.htm   (3223 words)

  
 Kenneth J. Oberembt Sheet Music Collections - Special Collections - The University of Iowa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Nonetheless, access to some items may be restricted by their fragile condition or by contractual agreement with donors, and it may not be possible at all times to provide appropriate machinery for reading, viewing or accessing non-paper-based materials.
More information about American music can be found at Traveling Culture: Circuit Chautauqua in the Twentieth Century.
The eighteen examples of music about the American South are all stored in Box 2, following the World War I collection, and are also organized alphabetically by the piece's title.
www.lib.uiowa.edu /spec-coll/MSC/ToMsC850/MsC801/MsC801_oberembt.htm   (1488 words)

  
 Music M656 Reserves
Argues that collage, the juxtaposition of disparate elements, is a central thread of modern music and art.
A collection of essays that argue that Ives's music is rooted in the European tradition and parallels the music of his European contemporaries in significant ways.
Writings spanning three decades, from the mid-1950s, when Rochberg was a disciple of twelve-tone music, to the early 1980s, when he had become an opponent of modernism and was writing music that sounds like Beethoven.
www.music.indiana.edu /som/courses/m656/M656rsrv.html   (854 words)

  
 Bill Carrothers - Armistice 1918 reviews
Orlando Gough's music for Killing Fields, the Great War episode of the BBC series People's Century, and for the first world war series shown last year on Channel 4, used both chugging minimalism and icy modernism to imply the inner workings of the war machine.
Aside from being a musical masterpiece, the suite also reminds us that liberal, humanistic voices continue to be heard in the US, even if they have been marginalised by the neo-conservatives, and other reptiles, who have hijacked so much of the media in that country.
Most of the music is instrumental, performed by a piano trio, sparingly but tellingly augmented by cello, contrabass clarinet, and percussion.
www.bridgeboymusic.com /ad1918/ad1918reviews.htm   (6705 words)

  
 WCSU - History of the Music Department
Marion Tweedy was the first music instructor in the Danbury State Normal Training School (catalogue of 1905-1906), as a teacher of singing for the school’s student population of 84 students.
A number of voice teachers followed her from 1914 and on (e.g., J. Crosley, Stephen Clement) until Leila E. Broughton was hired in 1918 as a music instructor (in addition to her responsibilities teaching physical education and hygiene!) of the renamed State Normal School.
Today the Music Department, with a faculty of ten full-time and twenty part-time musicians, and an enrollment of over 200 undergraduate and graduate music majors, has taken a leading role for the state and region.
www.wcsu.ctstateu.edu /sps/historymu.asp   (1335 words)

  
 Claude Debussy (1862-1918) : Library of Congress Citations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Series: Dover books on music, T1783 LC Call No.: ML410.D28 T47 1967 Dewey No.: 780/.924 B Notes: "This Dover edition is an unabridged and slightly corrected republication of the work originally published in 1937." Bibliography: p.
Series: BBC music guides, 14 LC Call No.: MT145.D4 D4 1971 Dewey No.: 786.1/0924 Notes: "First published 1969 by the British Broadcasting Corporation." Includes bibliographical references.
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
www.mala.bc.ca /~mcneil/cit/citlcdebussy1.htm   (1377 words)

  
 Jass.com: Perry Bradford - Lonesome Blues   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
This was where a young Perry Bradford first heard the music that would soon become his livelihood.
Around 1918, Perry Bradford settled in New York where he began to pitch his songs to the many music publishers located there.
Bradford was not only a musician and songwriter but had his own publishing company and led recording bands featuring Louis Armstrong, Johnny Dunn and James P Johnson.
www.jass.com /lonesome.html   (307 words)

  
 Sherrys Antiques* Collectibles* & Frivolous Necessities Music and Musical Instruments,Sheet Music Directory
This is perfectly useable music but would be so lovely framed.
All music intact and playable but would be a wonderful piece to frame.
WWI Military, Music sung by John McCormack at all his engagements.Large full body photo of Lt. Gitz Rice, signed on the cover.
www.trocadero.com /sherrysantiques/catalog/Music_and_Musical_Instruments:Sheet_Music20.html   (545 words)

  
 American Popular Music Goes to War Part 1 B., November 2000
After the war, sheet music never returned to the old large size but rather, settled in to a smaller 9 by 12 inches.
The song leader is most often found in the context of church music, however, song leaders were also an important part of Scouting (campfire song leaders) and were carried on into the Army as a method of promoting morale and for entertainment in camp.
The song was originally written in 1902 and Bond reissued it in 1918 as the subject matter was still fresh and relevant.
parlorsongs.com /issues/2000-11/2000-11b.asp   (1734 words)

  
 Milwaukee Irish Fest - What's New   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
SANDY MARRONE of Cinnaminson, NJ is widely recognized as one of the top sheet music collectors and authorities in the U.S. She writes, appraises and advises on the subject.
A frequent speaker and author on sheet music collecting issues, Sandy can present enlightening and entertaining sessions on a multitude of interesting topics using many rare and interesting pieces from her huge collection of over 200,000 pieces.
Sandy will be making her second appearance at the Sheet Music Festival and will address issues of sheet music pricing and valuation.
www.irishfest.com /events/sheetmusic.htm   (373 words)

  
 Saint James Cathedral - Music and Arts
The building itself is a work of art, from the stained glass windows to the elaborate stenciling on the walls and ceiling, to the carved wood of the pulpit, doors and altar rails.
The visual arts, music, dance and drama help us to express our devotion to God as they transform our worship with sounds and sights.
In 1918, a music series was introduced consisting of organ recitals, chamber works and choral presentations.
www.saintjamescathedral.org /musicarts.asp   (372 words)

  
 ArtLex's Mol-Mz page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
It was preceded by the Kamakura period (1185-1333) and followed by the Sengoku Jidai period (1490-1573) and the Momoyama period (1573-1615).
They are led by Apollo as god of music and poetry, and Mt. Parnassus is their home.
From the word "muse" the words music, museum, and mosaic were derived.
www.artlex.com /ArtLex/Mol.html   (5031 words)

  
 Enduring American Popular Song Hits, part 2, page 2
His music is best known for his musical comedic gifts and his ability to make quirky rhythms to highlight creative lyrics.
It was revived by Perry Como in 1946.
Another lasting hit from 1918 was one written by a Naval Reservist who donated all of the proceeds from the song to benefit the Naval Relief Society.
parlorsongs.com /issues/2002-2/thismonth/featureb.asp   (2355 words)

  
 Sherrys Antiques* Collectibles* & Frivolous Necessities Militaria Directory
Music dating 1918 WWI era.cover illustration is good, but edges are rough,could be trimmed, all intact.Cover artist Barbelle.
Great old WWI era sheet music with a soldier and his girl on the cover.
Lyric by Raymond B. Egan and music by Richard A. Whiting.
www.cyberattic.com /stores/sherrysantiques/catalog/Militaria30.html   (430 words)

  
 African American Registry for Friday May 5th 2006
Jazz is music and an African American artform.
*On this date in 1918 Eddie Jefferson was born.
*On this date in 1918, Arnett Cobb was born.
www.aaregistry.com /african_american_history/category/5/music   (2080 words)

  
 History
MacDowell Music Club, Janesville, WI The purpose of The MacDowell Music Club is to further music in our community, by
in the Wisconsin Federation of Music Clubs was voted in 1913.
Help us to encourage, perform and promote music in the future.
www.geocities.com /macdowellmusicclub   (171 words)

  
 Sheet Music 1918 to 1922 in Kirk: Indiana State University Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Music by: Davis, Benny, Erdman, and Ernie Erdman.
Music by: Hess, Cliff, Milton Ager, and Howard Johnson.
Music by: Schubert, Franz, Heinrich Berte, and Sigmund Romberg.
library.indstate.edu /level1.dir/cml/rbsc/kirk/sm1918.html   (6753 words)

  
 Sheet Music :
In the left hand corner is a picture of Hattye Fox and it says this music was sung by her.
Our little maiden on the cover of this sheet music seems to be waiting for a "sugar daddy" or she is one of those really dependent maidens and, well...This sheet is in sad condition as the fold is coming apart.
The movie was 1958 and the music was purchased from Melba's Music Center on E Street in...
search.rubylane.com /collectibles/,id=71.html   (1318 words)

  
 Tomfolio.com: Music: Scores and Songbooks, Sheet Music, General
Music composed to celebrate Major Robert Anderson, the Union commander of Fort Sumter.
The Germania Society Musical Society was formed by 25 German musicians and political activists whose tours in the U.S., 1848-1854, introduced new music and a higher level of playing to this country.
Sheet Music, General Non-Book Bobby Breen was Born November 4, 1927 in Toronto, Canada and was a popular child singer in the 1930's.
www.tomfolio.com /bookssub.asp?subid=432   (2604 words)

  
 Tales of Creativity 1918-1938 (AV 1509)
Music of: Adolf Busch / Hans Gal / Ivor Gurney
Delos Distribution and Avie bring to the Classical Collector and Consumer alike Trails of Creativity -1918 - 1938: Music from between the wars.
David Fruhwirth, brilliant young violinist from Salzburg, has been praised for his "unfailing musicality, stylistic awareness and amazing command of his instrument." Fruhwirth's has worked tirelessly exploring and unearthing the unknown works featured on Trails of Creativity.
www.delosmus.com /cgi/cart/item/av15/av1509.html?ID=19547983731503   (214 words)

  
 MY KINGDOM MUSIC - Art For A Decadent Age   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
KLIMT 1918 was formed by Marco (vocals/guitars) and Paolo (drums) Soellner in October 1999.
The musical influences can be indicated with the Swedish and English Avantgarde Metal (Anathema, Opeth, Edge of Sanity, Katatonia), the 80’ies Wave (The Cure, U2 - early years, Police, Japan, Duran Duran, Depeche Mode, The Smiths) and The Beatles (years 1967 - 1970).
The cult German label and its boss Martin Koller were really impressed by their debut and offered to the band a deal that was not possible to refuse.
www.mykingdommusic.net /band_klimt_1918.htm   (398 words)

  
 CLASSICAL MUSIC ARCHIVES: Debussy
All media files were received under the understanding that no such file of copyrighted material should be submitted to the Archives without having first received express permission from the recording label, publisher, composer, estate or other copyright holder.
This means that you can submit a media file of any public domain music or that of copyrighted compositions if you have the permission from the appropriate copyright holder.
Note that this notice refers in particular to the score of the pieces and not to the media files themselves which are copyrighted by their respective creator at the moment of the performance - whether live or step-by-step or mixed.
www.classicalarchives.com /debussy.html   (2116 words)

  
 New Document
1918 Sheet Music, "The Rose of No Man"s Land" with an illustration of a nurse in World War I. Words by Jack Caddigan and Music by James A. Brennan.
The sheet music measures about 10-3/4" by 7-1/4" with two pages.
It has considerable wear with wrinkling and a small separation at the spine.
www.epier.com /iq.asp?951536   (115 words)

  
 Fuzzy Izzy's Collectibles Music and Musical Instruments Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Music and Musical Instruments: Sheet Music: Pre 1930 stock# LIZ-230
Music by James Van Heusen, lyrics by Sammy Cahn.
The lyrics were written by Percival Knight (a famous composer, director, writer, and performer), and the play was produced by...
www.trocadero.com /fuzzyizzy/catalog/Music_and_Musical_Instruments10.html   (630 words)

  
 God Bless America (Memory): American Treasures of the Library of Congress
The original version of "God Bless America" was written by Irving Berlin (1888-1989) during the summer of 1918 at Camp Upton, located in Yaphank, Long Island, for his Ziegfeld-style revue, Yip, Yip, Yaphank.
Berlin's file of manuscripts and lyric sheets for this quintessentially American song includes manuscripts in the hand of Berlin's longtime musical secretary, Helmy Kresa (Berlin himself did not read and write music), as well as lyric sheets, and corrected proof copies for the sheet music.
These manuscripts are part of the Irving Berlin Collection, a remarkable collection that includes Berlin's personal papers as well as the records of the Irving Berlin Music Corp. It was presented to the Library of Congress in 1992, by Berlin's daughters, Mary Ellin Barrett, Linda Louise Emmet, and Elizabeth Irving Peters.
www.loc.gov /exhibits/treasures/trm019.html   (459 words)

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