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  Music genre -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Melodic music is a term that covers various genres of non-classical music which are primarily characterised by the dominance of a single strong melody line.
Melodic music is found in all parts of the world, overlapping many genres, and may be performed by a singer or orchestra, or a combination of the two.
Traditional pop music overlaps a number of these categories: big band music and musical comedy, for example, are closely allied to traditional pop.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Musical_genre   (3690 words)

 Why Music
Music increases a student's learning capabilities in many other areas, as various studies show: In 1987 to 1989, students taking music courses scored an average of 20 to 40 points higher on both verbal and math portions of the SAT's than students who took no arts courses.
Music programs alone may not be the answer to all the educational and social problems among youth, but many agree it would be foolish to discount music education's contributions to finding solutions in these areas.
Music is one of the few areas of study available to children that can bring such a diversity of positive factors together in the same classroom at the same time.
www.grothmusic.com /why_music.htm   (1793 words)

 Category:1989 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The main article for this category is 1989 in music.
United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 1989
This page was last modified 16:57, 8 October 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:1989_in_music   (85 words)

 1989 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1988 in music, other events of 1989, 1990 in music, 1980s in music and the list of 'years in music'
February 6 - King Tubby Jamaican dub music master, was shot and killed by unknown persons outside his home in Duhaney Park, upon returning from a session at his Waterhouse studio, probably in a robbery attempt.
March 21 - Madonna's Like a Prayer music video attracts criticism for its use of Catholic iconography and for the use of cross burning imagery, but also garnered praise for its interpretation of discrimination, rape, and faith.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1989_in_music   (1460 words)

 Brighter: Singles 1989-1992 - PopMatters Music Review
Brighter is a band for the Monday morning music mavens, a rarefied breed that unearths obscure gems, champions them to the underground, and ultimately discards them once they achieve mainstream acclaim.
Of all the labels that released the music these mavens covet, England's Sarah Records might be one of the most revered.
Music mavens spend a lifetime crowing about bands that should have been superstars but were deterred for various reasons.
www.popmatters.com /music/reviews/b/brighter-singles.shtml   (946 words)

 1989 in music: Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Orbital (Orbital: orbital was an english electronic music duo formed in 1989 (1989 in music) consisting...
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www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/1989_in_music   (6979 words)

 Caribbean Music Resources: Select Bibliographies
Music and dance in Puerto Rico from the age of Columbus to modern times: An annotated bibliography.
The role of music in the emergence of Afro-Cuban culture.
Music in Puerto Rican public ceremony: Fiestas reales, fiestas patronales, ferias, and exposiciones: A chronological list of official reports and similar documents, 1746-1897.
aingram.web.wesleyan.edu /carib_biblio.html   (2412 words)

 EI > DVD > Music Box (1989)
"Music Box" is no different, and for that (and for the fact that this was probably Eszterhas' best idea ever), it is an utter and complete failure.
The film is not helped by the fact that the music box of the title does not come into play until the last ten minutes, and that it is a literal (not metaphorical) music box.
"Music Box" is little more than lowest common denominator entertainment enclosed in the shell of serious drama.
www.einsiders.com /reviews/dvd/musicbox.php   (553 words)

 Learn more about Timeline of trends in music (1980-1989) in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
See also: List of years in music, Timeline of trends in music to 1899, Timeline of trends in music (1900-1949), Timeline of trends in music (1950-1969), Timeline of trends in music (1970-1979), Timeline of trends in music (1990-present)
House music emerges from the club scene in Chicago and Detroit; a hip hop-influenced variant, hip house, also emerges
Annbjørg Lien's Annbjørg is an influential revitalization of the Hardanger fiddle and its distinctive music
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /t/ti/timeline_of_trends_in_music__1980_1989_.html   (3034 words)

 Film Music Seminar 1989   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I had this big pounding music, it was very majestic, I was playing the panorama instead of the situation emotionally.
The heads of the music departments are just put there because this is the general thinking.
A man like Steve Bedell, who was the head of the music department at Pararnount, a wonderful guy, a very tasteful man. Although he wasn't a musician per se, he came from the publishing world, but he was a great ally to all us who consider film music an art form.
www.ts-deconstruction.com /goldsmith/literatur_seminar89_interview.htm   (4042 words)

 Music Express June 1989
I wasn't there to do the music; I was ending up on TV shows and weird things.
I just wanted to get on with the music, but I felt it was part of the job to do this extra stuff, getting your face on TV and in the papers.
The key question is whether a pop audience still haunted by the legacy of the lad's father will be patient enough to allow him to carve his own musical niche.
www.heyjules.com /mrjordan/articles/musicexpress6892.html   (1299 words)

 The History of Rock Music - The Eighties
A seminal achievement of the latter part of the decade was the merger of industrial music with hard-rock and heavy metal, pioneered in Switzerland by the Young Gods (1), whose L'Eau Rouge (1989) made music by sampling heavy-metal guitars and symphonic sounds.
Ministry's first tour de force of machine music, Twitch (1986), was still in the vein of Cabaret Voltaire but already displayed the violent fits that eventually took over The Land Of Rape And Honey (1988): guitar riffs and distortions, hammering drums, sound effects and demonic vocals gave new meaning to the word "industrial".
Neurosis' music was one of psychological subtlety, based on the cynical orchestration of eerie dissonances, heavy riffs, frantic drumming, instrumental distortions, screams, whispers and echoes, a blend that mostly sounded like the nightmare of a deranged mind.
www.scaruffi.com /history/cpt419.html   (1677 words)

The eight finalists were selected by panels of music industry professionals including musicians, record company executives, agents, publicists, managers, and producers.
These professionals, as well as other special guests that evening, donated their time to support of the goals of Soundcheck: to raise funds for the T.J. Martell Foundation for Leukemia, Cancer, and AIDS Research, and to offer a realistic opportunity to undiscovered musicians.
The tapes were divided by region and evaluated by panels of music industry professionals on the same four criteria used throughout the competition.
www.angelfire.com /ca/bewtifulfreak/musictrd.html   (497 words)

 Rock History at Indiana University
Music in General Studies: Department Home page with information on all faculty, course offerings and the Minor in Music in General Education.
Music in General Studies is a recently established Department, chaired by Dr.
The course offerings cover a wide range of musical styles, cultures and eras, and are designed for students who have no formal musical background or training.
www.music.indiana.edu /som/courses/rock   (253 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Work 1989-2002: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
With a swaggering sense of melody and their trademark clockwork rhythms, they made emotive instrumental dance music that feels as fresh today as it ever did.
Admittedly, looking back on this best-of retrospective, some of the breakbeats do sound a bit clunky, yet the haunting, classical lilt woven through gems like "Nothing Left" and the heart-stopping "Belfast" are testament to their genius.
Unless they collaborated with a rock band that is. But after a little mild indoctrination from a university flatmate and diehard Orbital fan, this soon became the soundtrack for a good few (few good) years of my life.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B000066EWN   (1217 words)

 Michael Hicks / Mormonism and Music
Music has flourished in the Mormon church since its beginning.
In this book--now available in paperback--Michael Hicks examines the direction that music's growth has taken since 1830.
Michael Hicks is a professor of music at Brigham Young University.
www.press.uillinois.edu /f03/hicks.html   (264 words)

 Hedningarna: Hedningarna 1989-2003 - PopMatters Music Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Their modal steps sometimes lend a menacing atmosphere to their music, but the rhythms are compelling.
The music is all built on the steadiest pyramid of melody, drone, and rhythm, but the imagination of Hedningarna (and the listener) soars from there.
For less than $10, whether you're a folk music fan, world music fan, adventurous listener, or a raver, this 18-track career retrospective is worth the risk.
www.popmatters.com /music/reviews/h/hedningarna-19892003.shtml   (892 words)

 General Music Zone: Multicultural
A multicultural music education is beneficial to all students, regardless of where they live and the amount of ethnic diversity there.
Certainly students will acquire greater musical flexibility as they are exposed to a wider variety of musical styles, concepts, and performance techniques.
Sing with accurate language pronunciation, choose musical instruments that are at least similar to those of the culture, and incorporate dance movements that are culturally authentic.
web.bsu.edu /rhwoody/gmz/multicultural.html   (448 words)

 1989 Interview w/ DJ Kool Herc by Davey D
This was the man who started it all and here I was in a room with a bunch of folks who were so caught up in themselves that they neglected to let this brother drop science.
And so when they came there they saw who I was and what I did, I fulfilled their expectations on me. Herc could talk and play good music and people didn't mess around in his party.
I met Bam and was talking to him on the bench and he told me he had a lot of music.
www.daveyd.com /interviewkoolherc89.html   (2134 words)

 American Music Center Member: Alice Shields   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
I have been creating electroacoustic music since 1964, and am one of the original women in electroacoustic music.
Ave (1989), a music theater piece for unaccompanied mezzo-soprano and baritone, premiered at Greenwich House, NYC, with mezzo-soprano Alice Shields and baritone Stephan Kirchgraber.
I've taught the psychology of music at New York University (Psychology Dept.) and at Rutgers University.
www.amc.net /member/alice_shields/bio.html   (1523 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Juggernaut Rides: 1989-1998: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
If you were a fan back in the day like me and have all their albums already then you may still want to buy this because it has 15 or so b-sides on it that unless you were a big fan and bought all their singles you may be missing.
If you have never heard the swervies before then this is the easiest place to start, getting hold of their actual albums is hard and pretty expensive.
If you like indie music of old or are into the current trend of emo bands then Swervedriver are for you.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B0007735BC   (600 words)

 Music Makers, August 1989
In addition, Merchant was receiving due recognition as one of the most thoughtful and articulate songwriters in pop music (Drew goes as far as calling her "one of the great poets ofthe 20th century").
Musically the new material continues in the same folk-rock-pop vein as the last album.
We appeal to people who appreciate good lyrics, who like to think about a variety of subjects, and who are not embarrassed to talk about difficult questions and issues.
www.gdrmusic.com /atnatalie/library/bmz/8908xx.htm   (2128 words)

 Amazon.com: Music Box (1989) (1990) : Video   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This 1989 drama penned by pre-Basic Instinct screenwriter Joe Eszterhas is a powerful tale of family identity and loyalty threatened by a ghost from the Third Reich.
Jessica Lange stars as a Chicago criminal attorney whose beloved immigrant father (Armin Mueller-Stahl, in his American film debut) is accused of once having been a monstrous SS officer for Hitler.
This is the scenario for THE MUSIC BOX, a 1990 release, in which Jessica Lange plays a criminal defense lawyer asked by her widower father to defend him against such charges being brought by the US government on behalf of Hungary.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0784011486?v=glance   (1416 words)

 Common Music Homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Common Music defines an extensive library of compositional tools and an API through which the composer can easily modify and extend the system.
Common Music began in 1989 as a response to the proliferation of different audio hardware, software and computers that resulted from the introduction of low cost processors.
Common Music continues to evolve today at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, where the author is now a professor of music composition.
ccrma.stanford.edu /software/cm/doc/cm.html   (381 words)

 Penders Music
Gore took his love for music and turned the shop into a full service sheet music store.
Finally, in 1989 Pender's Music Company moved to a new, 11,000 square foot building, which they still occupy, at 314 S. Elm in Denton.
All four of these stores share an integrated inventory database so customers can easily find out what music is available and whether it is in stock at any of the four locations.
www.penders.com /penders/catalog/company_info.php   (410 words)

 Amazon.com: From There to Here: 1989-2002: Music: Brian Mcknight   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This is perfect for anyone who likes his music but not enough to buy all his cd's seperate.....it puts it all in one for you.....from past to present.
The music industry has become a negative environment that has forfeited talent altogether; the corporate music idiots know they can produce a mainstream wonder with computer studio equipment.
There are rare music artists that keep the hope alive that all is not, and Brian McKnight and Alejandro Sanz are one of many.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B00006SMBY?v=glance   (1260 words)

 Michel Redolfi : Sonic Waters #2: Underwater Music, 1983-1989 - Listen, Review and Buy at ARTISTdirect
Michel Redolfi makes real atmospheric music, in this case, on his second volume of underwater music -- and his first on CD; this is music to be recorded, played, and listened to underwater.
The keyboards add something, like a very subtle trance-inducing effect while the underwater sounds, such as on "Effractions," which was played to an audience seated outside, suggested a marriage of sea and sky, evoking the notion of a lost civilization, or the lost traces of some passage.
The sheer technical manipulation of those natural sounds that most affect the human mind and body are edited together and mixed into a whole that echoes deep within the human psyche.
www.artistdirect.com /nad/store/artist/album/0,,152250,00.html   (451 words)

 Music Box (1989) - @forums
Missing stands the test of time thanks to the unusually bold performances by Lemmon as a Christian Scientist looking for his son and Spacek as his free-spirited daughter-in-law.
The last time Costa-Gavras got the Academy's notice was when he teamed with Jessica Lange in 1989 to bring us Music Box, an icy, compelling courtroom drama that deals with a host of politically-charged themes.
Lange makes my short-list of nominees for the year 1989 as a nominee, but the actual award belongs to Isabelle Adjani...
www.atforumz.com /showthread.php?t=269199   (539 words)

 Moscow Music Peace Festival 1989   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Moscow Music Peace Festival was held in 1989, and was an effort by the Make A Difference Foundation and rock producers and organizers in the US and USSR.
What is interesting about this event, from the video of the performance, which is publicly available, is the openness and freedom that the audience had compared to the relative underground nature of the music.
Sadly, the musicians from the West were a conceited lot, and implied that USA had a monopoly on rock music, that only they had the capability of presenting a "Russian Woodstock," which was simply not true.
www.powerhat.com /tusovka/mmpf.html   (380 words)

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