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  1984 Music Guide - WikiMusicGuide, the Music Wiki
1984 is the album of one of the popular rock band Van Halen.
The album was released on January 9, 1984 by Hard Rock Records.
1984 is the second of two Van Halen albums to have sold 10 million copies in the United States and is considered by many to be a milestone in rock history.
www.wikimusicguide.com /1984   (128 words)

  
 Canadian Country Music Association
Country Music Week is the annual celebration that brings together industry and fans alike for four days of educational seminars, valuable networking opportunities and most importantly non-stop music.
This September, high profile music industry players, media from around the globe, partners and sponsors as well as fans from across the Prairies will come together in Winnipeg in celebration of Country Music Week.
Originally established in 1984 as the Hall of Honour, the CCMA merged in 1999 with the Hall of Fame created by singer/producer Gary Buck.
www.ccma.org   (204 words)

  
 Music In Scotland - A gateway to Scottish music
This Scottish music site is dedicated to promoting music and musicians with a Celtic connection to a world-wide audience.
If you are new to Scottish music, click here for a quick guide.
A musical play telling the story of Nancy McLehose and her 4 year platonic affair with Robert Burns that led to the famous Clarinda & Sylvander letters and inspired Burns to write "Ae Fond Kiss".; Written by Mike Gibb with music by Kevin Walsh.
www.musicinscotland.com   (3178 words)

  
 Wayside Music
Wayside Music was established in January of 1980 as a mail order operation.
For over 28 years, we have been dealing in avant, experimental, off-beat, progressive and rehearsal intensive rock, jazz, and contemporary music as well as many other undefinable musics from across the globe.
Our label, Cuneiform Records, was founded in 1984.
www.waysidemusic.com   (285 words)

  
 Other Minds...new and unusual music in all its forms
Welcome to Other Minds, a global New Music community where composers, students, and listeners discover and learn about innovative music by composers from all over the world.
There are links here to Henry Brant and his music.
Other Minds is now on KALW with a new series - "Music from Other Minds" - curated and hosted by Richard Friedman every Friday night (Pacific time) at 11pm.
www.otherminds.org   (559 words)

  
 - Music in 1984
This was one of those ultra-rare years in pop music where the best albums were also the best sellers.
The year produced two of the monster albums of the Awesome80s: Bruce Springsteen's Born in the USA and Prince and the Revolution's Purple Rain, which served as the soundtrack to the movie of the same name.
Each has sold in well in excess of 10 million copies though it was Purple Rain that spent 20 weeks atop the album charts - usually with the Boss a close second.
www.awesome80s.com /Awesome80s/Music/1984   (327 words)

  
 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > 1984 in music
See also: 1983 in music, other events of 1984, 1985 in music and the list of 'years in music'.
January 28 - singer Michael Jackson's hair catches fire during the filming of a Pepsi commercial.
May - Tipper Gore[?] forms the Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC) in response to the "filth" she hears on her daughter's Prince album Purple Rain.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/19/1984_in_music   (463 words)

  
  Wings Learning Center: Music Therapy
Music therapists receive specialized training to address these areas by completing a baccalaureate or advanced degree program in music therapy in addition to national board certification.
Musical presentation also provides an optimal learning environment for those students who are highly attentive to music activities but are often distractible with other modalities.
In small groups, musical instruments and interactive songs are presented to address turn-taking, cooperative interaction, and other social skills including learning and role playing "social stories." Individualized tapes are often made for additional home practice of skills.
wingslearningcenter.org /resources_4/music431.html   (1647 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: 1984: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1984 was a successful record not only because it contained solid, catchy hard rock, but also because it incorporated synthesisers into the mix, the first metal album to do so to any serious extent.
1984 is the last album of one of the greatest eras in rock and roll.
While "1984" isn't Van Halen's best album (that would be their 1978 self-titled debut), it's still an amazing accomplishment from one of rock's most innovative bands, and cemented their status as rock gods.
www.amazon.ca /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00004Y6O3   (1594 words)

  
 1984 in music: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The parents music resource center (pmrc) was a committee formed in 1985 by the wives of several congressmen....
Music from the motion picture "purple rain" (also called just purple rain) was a 1984 album by prince and the revolution....
1984 is the sixth album by american hard rock band van halen, released in 1984 (see 1984 in music)....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1984_in_music.htm   (9351 words)

  
 VH1.com : Shows : Behind The Music : 1984 : About the Episode   (Site not responding. Last check: )
1984 was a year with no rules and no boundaries, a year of musical promiscuity, both literally and figuratively.
This episode of "Behind the Music" addresses the social culture and climate of the time as well as what events domestically and abroad led to the musical Big Bang.
Topics covered include: the British impact on music; the influence of women in power; the "Heartland Rockers" (Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp and Tom Petty), the marriage of music and Hollywood (MTV) and Band Aid.
www.vh1.com /shows/dyn/behind_the_music/51384/episode_about.jhtml   (160 words)

  
 1984 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1983 in music, other events of 1984, 1985 in music, 1980s in music and the list of 'years in music'
May 1 - Tipper Gore forms the Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC) in response to the "filth" she hears on her daughter's Prince album Purple Rain.
August 31 - Canadian music video channel MuchMusic debuts.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1984_in_music   (1316 words)

  
 Internet Archive: Details: 1984 - Ritorno a casa in un pomeriggio estivo [USR-012]   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Ritorno a casa in un pomeriggio estivo is a collection of melodic rock music from Italy.
1984 is a very talented one man band who obviously put a lot of work into this release.
Most of the songs are instrumental, drawing on a number of rock influences, and each matches to the overall sound of 1984’s vision.
www.archive.org /details/USR-012   (111 words)

  
 BBC - Cult - I Love 1984 - Music
Often dubbed the Queen of Pop, Madonna broke into mainstream UK pop music in 1984 with her hit song Holiday.
Her raunchy costumes and provocative dance routines captivated audiences and when Like A Virgin was released her reputation as a musical maverick was carved in stone.
The video was full of contradictions: she wore a white wedding dress but the dancing gave the impression she was anything but innocent.
www.bbc.co.uk /cult/ilove/years/1984/music2.shtml   (142 words)

  
 API Music
He was born in northern Moravia in 1948, received his early musical training as a violinist, and then switched to the double bass, studying with Alois Kriz, Jiri Bortlicek (Brno) and Ludwig Streicher (Vienna).
Much of his approach to the instrument is derived from his years as a violinist and his desire to develop a violinistic approach to playing the bass—one that is dextrous, easy ("If it is not comfortable, it is not right."), and brilliant.
Dragon Music is intended to be teaching music that will expose students to some stylistic elements of contemporary music while at the same time addressing certain performance problems.
www.apimusic.org /composersb.cfm?ln=G   (1390 words)

  
 Category:1984 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The main article for this category is 1984 in music.
United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 1984
This page was last modified 17:00, 8 October 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:1984_in_music   (85 words)

  
 Celibidache.org - Curtis Institute of Music - 1984 Lecture Excerpt   (Site not responding. Last check: )
So, when we do music, we must bring those people out of the state of "receivers of orders." Everyone in the orchestra is a performer accompanied by all the possibilities of that task.
I am not content that the world has not discovered that music is not an amusement or a source of joy or satisfaction.
This is a static idea when I say "a landscape." "Every piece of music has a landscape." This is not correct, but I don't have another possibility to illustrate to you that there IS something which you cannot touch.
www.celibidache.org /celi_lecture.html   (2123 words)

  
 EDUCATION PLANET - 65,000 Lesson Plans including 1984 Web Sites related to Music
Early Birds Music * - Educational children's music for primary school children, music for class, music for assembly, music and movement and special needs music.
Music Related Newsgroups * - Music Related Newsgroups Bulletin board discussion groups related to music Please note that your news server must carry these newsgroups in order for you to access them.
Music Resources * - "If you've tired of the music scenes in Seattle and New York's East Village, the only place to turn is a Web server in Finland.
www.educationplanet.com /search/Art_and_Music/Music   (469 words)

  
 Capercaillie: Grace and Pride: Anthology 2004-1984 - PopMatters Music Review
Music rooted in the pre-electric era lends itself to quietude and the emulation of natural sounds like the wind and waves.
The reasons for this are unclear, but this likens the process of listening to a stripping down affair as the instrumentation and material become less modern.
The band still performs traditional folk music in the 21st century, and some of the group's material from twenty years ago has a New Age feel.
www.popmatters.com /music/reviews/c/capercaillie-grace.shtml   (719 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/1984 in music
Alice Cooper leaves the music industry, after touring continuously for over ten years.
Tipper Gore forms the Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC) in response to the "filth" she hears on her daughter's Prince album Purple Rain.
September 14 - The first annual MTV Video Music Awards are held in New York City.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/1984_in_music   (1612 words)

  
 MTASM - The Music Teachers Association of Southern Maryland   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On October 14, 1984, The Music Teachers Association of Southern Maryland was formed when its charter was accepted at the annual Maryland State Music Teachers Association convention.
The intent of the founding members was to develop a local association that would further good musical instruction for students and opportunities for professional growth for both members and students.
Since its inception in 1984, members of MTASM have succeeded in developing that goal and the association now includes 17 teachers of piano, organ, voice, flute, guitar, harp, music education and music therapy.
www.msmta.org /locals/MTASM   (339 words)

  
 The Cult: Pure Cult: the Singles 1984-1995 - PopMatters Music Review
Truly, the Cult's music for many teens in the US functioned just as the work of Boston, Journey or Foreigner did 10 years earlier: music to play loud enough in your Camaro to make the other people at Sonic look at you.
For others, the Cult's music is a striking mixture of the banal and the spiritual that sounds great.
Sonic Temple is a call to worship music (re: power chords and Marshall stacks) along with a crowd in a large auditorium.
popmatters.com /music/reviews/c/cult-pure.shtml   (2279 words)

  
 The Rugged Elegance World Marketplace | Music : Dune (1984 Film)
Unavailable in the U.S., this is the soundtrack to David Lynch's 1984 sci-fi epic on Polydor.
I vividly recall seeing the 1984 movie Dune with my high school friends at the cinema during its original theatrical release.
Musical scores to sci-fi epics are generally more the territory of orchestral composer/conductors like John Williams and Jerry Goldsmith, but the...
www.ruggedelegantliving.com /cgi-bin/amazon/amazon_products_feed.cgi?Operation=ItemLookup&ItemId=B000006YDD   (493 words)

  
 Music Yo Kramer 1984 reissue   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Eddie also used Kramer guitars on the 1984 Van Halen tour with his 5150 mark.
As a result, the serial number "C" (for California) "5150" was stamped on the neck bolt-plate and therefore, it came to be known simply as the Kramer 5150.
Although not his first Kramer, this guitar was considered to be his main guitar from 1984 until subsequently parting ways with Kramer in 1990.
www.mark-world.tv /guitars/1984.html   (816 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: 1984: Remastered [Original recording remastered]: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Let's not beat around the bush here: 1984 is utter quality, and I know people would probably brand me a heretic for what I'm about to say, but...the original lineup with David Lee Roth was as talented a band as Led Zeppelin.
Despite my initial reaction, 1984 isn't too heavy on the synth at all: most tracks are guitar-heavy, such as the excellent Panama (with which I welcomed in 2004) and the awesome boogie Hot For Teacher (which is also a great example of Eddie's brother Alex's superb drumming).
I bought 1984 from here a year ago because I heard Eddie VH is a great guitarist.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00004Y6O3   (1383 words)

  
 Entertainment Weekly | The 100 Greatest Moments in Rock Music | 21 through 23
She had amused the world with her candied pop, blasphemous name, chintzy-chic fashions, and exuberant dance rhythms.
But until Madonna humped the august stage of Radio City Music Hall in a white wedding dress while singing "Like a Virgin" on national TV, she hadn't revealed the secret weapon that would blitz the pop landscape for the next 15 years: sex.
Madonna kidnapped the first MTV Video Music Awards fiesta by sitting atop a wedding cake.
www.ew.com /ew/fab400/music100/21-23.html   (551 words)

  
 Welcome to 1984
Chris has created a 1984 website -check it out (note - best viewed using a broadband or similar connection).
To get a copy, send an email (to the email address below) or sign the guestpage (as a private entry) to let us know that you are interested and to arrange for it to be sent to you.
Join the 1984 Yahoo Group and discuss the latest news, ideas for the next poll or just chat.
www.angelfire.com /band/1984/index1984.html   (142 words)

  
 Marshall University Libraries - Music Research Guide
Multimedia Music Dictionary — Created by Richard Cole and Ed Schwartz of Virginia Tech, this is a comprehensive dictionary with suggested listening examples and related links.
Provides a refereed forum for scholarly studies of the musical cultures of the seventeenth century including historical and archival studies, performance practice, music theory, aesthetics, dance and theater.
To search for music of a particular country, use the Keyword option on MILES by entering "music" as one of the terms, and the name of the country as another of the terms.
www.marshall.edu /library/guides/music.asp   (4258 words)

  
 1984 in music
See also: 1983 in music, other events of 1984, 1985 in music and the list of 'years in music'.
January 28 - singer Michael Jackson's hair catches fire during the filming of a Pepsi commercial.
May - Tipper Gore[?] forms the Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC) in response to the "filth" she hears on her daughter's Prince album Purple Rain.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/19/1984_in_music.html   (438 words)

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