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  BANGLAPEDIA: Musical Instruments   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Some musical instruments were invented later such as the sitar, sarod, surbahar, esraj, sarinda, chandrasarang, manohara, ektara, bansi, khatatal, kartal, kathkartal, tabla-banya, kalija khauri, dholak, shrikhol.
Musical instruments similar to the dhol include khaing, kha-am, bunga, peh, ganga / darkhoyang, etc. The Usui use khaim which are two to two and a half feet long and one foot wide.
The darkhoyam, another dhol-like musical instrument, is played at the cow-slaughter festival of the Mro and Khumi, at the hunting and war dances of the Pankhos and at the religious festivals of the Chakma, Marma and Chakder Kyang.
banglapedia.org /HT/M_0418.HTM   (3494 words)

  
 Music Media Offered by Penn State Media Sales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Various aspects of the life of his adherents at Dambatsoko are seen, including daily economic activities and ceremonies in the big banya ritual house, at the mutoro hut, at the rushanga shrine, and at a sacrifice.
Flexercise is a dance/exercise program set to music that was developed for use with older adults residing in long-term care facilities, although it also can be used with any individuals with limited flexibility and mobility.
Using animation and freeze-frame techniques, the film includes a demonstration of some of the rhythmic and harmonic elements of the music, of the use of improvisation, of different styles of playing a song, and of the combination of two mbiras in a duet.
music.media.psu.edu   (2211 words)

  
 Banya (musical group) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Banya (반야), sometimes spelled BANYA or BanYa, is Andamiro's musical group responsible for creating original songs for Pump It Up.
The style of its music varies greatly, from rap to techno, from rock 'n' roll to classical music.
The group's first two releases under the name of Banya were Ignition Starts and Hypnosis, although Bee, Solitary and The Final Audition had been already recorded by Yahpp as an independient artist.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Banya_(musical_group)   (519 words)

  
 Bangla Music
In the history of Bangla music, Ram Prasad's musical trend is very important as it marks the onset of formal unison between classical music patterns and folk music forms.
Tappa was the musical medium of the secular trend of Bangla music and underscored the modern age of Bangla music in particular and Bangla poetry in general.
Musical design of gradual rise and fall yielded his songs a new charm which was greatly amplified if sung in chorus.
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 Visit Russia & eastern europe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
The group goes to the east, to the tourist camp “Vasilyevka”* (180 km.) Lunch.
The group goes to the river of old believers" at the river Sisim where they can see daily life, rites and traditions of these unusual people.
The group goes to the west to the mineral spring called Arjaan Shiviling (420km.).
www.zetourz.com /tour.php?id_tour=183   (828 words)

  
 Free banya group musical Links & Info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Banya: The Explosive Delivery Man Volume 2Young Kong is entrusted with a delivery of great importance, and Banya schemes to free Mei from her captors.
Banya: The Explosive Delivery Man Volume 1With a worldwide war raging between humans and monsters, the young delivery men of the Gaya Desert Post Office do not pledge allegiance to any country or king.
I think the problem with a lot of the fusion music is that it's extremely predictable, it's a rock rhythm and the solos all play the same stuff and they play it over and over again and there's a certain musical virtuosity involved in it.
musical-instrument.factsoffiction.com /musical/banya-group-musical.php   (1598 words)

  
 WBUR.ORG Dispatches - From 90.9 WBUR, Boston's NPR News Source
It was a good day cycling and despite the heavy head wind, we were excited because our arrival in Poznan not only meant a rest day but also because one of the sponsors had arranged for us to stay in a hotel with the most comfortable bed since starting the trip.
I could not imagine why the mayor would want to meet a group of bicyclists who were passing through his city and apparently he could not either because he sent someone else in his place.
I did not notice when we crossed the former East-West German border though a few in the group who had been here before remarked that a section of the barbed-wire border and watch towers were still present.
www.wbur.org /special/dispatches/russiabikeride/journal14.asp   (1701 words)

  
 A Response to Frank Garlock
The Maranatha Praise Albums were born of this ministry in 1972, and the Vineyard Music Group emerged (painfully) from this group a decade later.
Garlock calls such music blasphemous and refers to it as "musical profanity!" He claims this takes the Lord's Name in vain, because holy words are defiled by evil music.
I enjoyed his ideas about the "music of the spheres;" he explains that each planet is double the distance of the last from the sun, just as each higher octave is double the vibrations of the last.
www.philchristensen.com /subpage30.html   (4241 words)

  
 Russian Trip
For our musical selections, we chose Baha’is songs from different languages and passages from the Writings that could be used as introductions and illustrations for these songs.
We passed invigorating hour in their personal banya, the sauna that is one of rural Russia’s reassures.
Our group slept in the small apartment that was the Baha’i Center, and the local Baha’is came to see us on the first evening.
www.bcca.org /communities/us/ny/nyc/presentations/russia   (3046 words)

  
 Travel to Russia - All Russia Tours, Moscow, Russia - offers a wide range of Russia tours and vacation packages for ...
The group leaves the hospitable village with great regret, but we have so many interesting things to see.The way is going through the Eastern Sayan Mountains, on the other side of which the world's end was believed to be.
The group makes a stop 22 km from the city Kizil, on the riverbank of Biy-Khem (in Tuvan - Big Yenisey), in the yurts' complex.
From Abakan the group is going to "The Valley of the Kings", where there are about 30 burial mounds aged from the III-IV century B.C. The culmination of the trip will be the Great Salbyk Mound, once constructed over the grave of a noble family and excavated by the archeologists in 1954-56 years.
www.allrussiatours.com /sayan-tour/program.html   (2120 words)

  
 Moscow History: Having Fun, Moscow Style | The Way People Live
The nightclub scene is thriving, and music of all sorts can be heard in concerts and on the radio and television.
Some of the better known live rock music venues in Moscow are Armadillo, Manhattan Express, and Utopia, all of which cater to young people with money; and Krizis Zhanra, Bednye Lyudi, and Tabula Rasa, which are less expensive but have equally talented performers.
Live music in a nightclub setting is a traditional form of entertainment.
www.bookrags.com /history/moscow/09.html   (762 words)

  
 russian modernism: brief biographies
Known for the musicality of his work, Balmont was also a polyglot and translated works of many foreign languages into his native Russian.
Through abstraction he wished to find a visual language comparable to that of music (many of his canvases are entitled compositions or improvisations) which would be able to reflect spiritual ideals and concerns.
A member of the group of persecuted poets and thinkers which included his good friend, Anna Akhmatova, Mandelshtam disappeared on May 1st, 1938, and was officially pronounced dead on December 27th of the same year.
www.albany.edu /faculty/hbaran/modernism/bio.htm   (1823 words)

  
 Winter tours in Russia : all Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
Sandunov Banyas were built in the 18th century and are named after Sila Nikolaevich Sandunov - the actor serving at the court of Ekaterina II in the 1790s.
The repertoire of this first professional musical theater in Moscow consisted of drama, opera, and ballet performances.
The musical director and the chief-conductor of the Bolshoi theatre is Alexander Vedernikov.
in-russia.com /winter/?ID=353   (746 words)

  
 Gamerdad - Pump It Up: Exceed
While most of the initial music available is performed by the same techno-group, Banya, there are a wide variety of styles to choose from.
While there's a bit of a "Hooked on Classics" feel, it is entertaining to dance to a wide variety of musical styles rather than be narrowed primarily into a single genre, a common occurrence in other dance games.
The variety of music is very welcome, but the graphics and audio feedback during a dance are at times, over the top.
www.gamerdad.com /print.cfm?itemID=2909   (869 words)

  
 essays & effluvia
Now the foundation is using the legendary music club, Tipitina's Uptown, as the center of its relief efforts by hosting a newly-opened Music Co-op Office that allows musicians to conduct their business activities during the daytime, free legal and accounting seminars, free music lessons for music students, regular Master Seminars, and help with housing information.
The canon was first adapted musically in a pop song by the Spanish vocal group Pop Tops on their 1968 hit "O Lord, Why Lord?", which made modest chart showings in both the USA (peaking at #79 on the Hot 100) and the Netherlands.
The second half of Brian Eno's pioneering 1975 ambient music recording Discreet Music consists of a series of versions of Pachelbel's canon to which various algorithmic transformations have been applied, rendering it almost unrecognisable.
bigpicture.typepad.com /writing   (3493 words)

  
 Semester at Sea - Summer 2004 Field Programs
Slavyanochka, winner of 42 awards in Russian folk music competitions, and Radosty (which means joy), another award winning children's dance ensemble will present a lively program full of the best of Russian music and folkdance.
The tradition of Russian bard music is one of the richest parts of the folk culture, and it is especially creative in the songs of people who worked and spent time in the wilderness and outdoors of places like Kamchatka.
Alexander "Sasha" Yastripov, a noted Kamchatka bard, combines his wealth of musical talent and singing with a passion for edible wild plants and the delicious salmon and foods from Kamchatka's forests, fields, and rivers.
www.semesteratsea.com /voyages/summer2004/su2004_03.html   (4555 words)

  
 MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS OF INDIA
He was fortunate enough to have the training in vocal music and Sitar under the guidance of Dr. S.
Sri Bandyopadhyaya had a teaching experience of nearly forty years and had been associated either as a member or an examiner with the Boards of Education and Universities that are having music as a subject.
He is the author of several works on music which are acknowledged by the leading scholars and art critics of this age to be the authoritative works on the subject they cover.
www.exoticindiaart.com /book/details/IDH018   (166 words)

  
 New Balkan Politics - Issue 5
As a result mainly of the delayed years of restructuring of the economy, and a lack of strategic investors to buy technologically obsolete enterprises, extensive groups of workers had to be released from the idle plants and factories.
Moreover, most of the record of the current government, together with its inability not only to accomplish the generously promised wonders, but also to improve and continue those good practices that were tested during the previous government, leaves little optimism that the worst of the predictions by observers will come true.
The most heavy blow that Ganchev - a self-styled politician, often compared with Zhirinovski - suffered in 2000 was when a group of defectors from the BBB managed to re-register it at the court without Ganchev himself and his closest lieutenants; Ganchev registered a new party - " Zhorzh's Bloc".
www.newbalkanpolitics.org.mk /OldSite/Issue_5/nikolov.king.eng.asp   (7176 words)

  
 Pachelbel's Canon - Fadwiki - A Wikia wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-04)
It was written around 1680, during the Baroque period as a piece of chamber music for three violins and basso continuo.
The canon was first adapted musically in a pop song by the Spanish vocal group Los Pop Tops on their 1968 hit "O Lord, Why Lord?", which made modest chart showings in both the USA (peaking at #79 on the Billboard Hot 100 and the Netherlands.
It's commonly played at weddings and is on many classical music compilations, along with other famous Baroque pieces such as, a 19th century arrangement of the second movement from Johann Sebastian Bach's Orchestral Suite No. 3, and Albinoni's Adagio in G minor, which is a reconstruction of a lost piece by Tomaso Albinoni.
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 Sheet Music Digital - Music Dictionary Letter B
It is characterized by cross accents in the music.
The fipple variety is found in the folk and filmi styles, but seldom used for serious music, being usually considered to be no more than a toy because the absence of any embouchure limits the flexibility of the instrument.
Later, during the early-to-mid 1900s, the term baroque was applied by association to music of the 17th and early 18th century, and today the term baroque has come to refer to a very clearly definable type or genre of European music from the period c.
www.sheetmusicdigital.com /musicdictionaryletterB.asp   (2597 words)

  
 DLSAANC - Activities - Kundirana Concert On May 26
Over the years, the Kundirana has evolved from a regular school choir composed of select, musically gifted and talented high school boys from La Salle Green Hills to a more socially aware singing group with a ministry of providing goodwill and joy to the less fortunate through the medium of music and the performing arts.
They visit centers for street children, orphanages, prisons, hospitals and charitable institutions because they believe their ministry is one that touches hearts and spreads the Good News, specially with the less fortunate.
True to their ministry, they sing in convalescent homes and other social institutions, not only to bring their ministry to that part of the world but to establish cultural exchanges and linkages in the promotion of what is best for the Philippines and the United States of America.
www.dlsaanc.org /events/20060417164201.asp   (566 words)

  
 Pump Haven - the #1 Pump it Up media site! :: News Page
We then moved the group back to Yahpp’s hotel room, after first procuring a few libations, to conduct further discussions about tournaments and festivals.
Banya: 1st OST :: Banya: 2nd OST :: Banya: 3rd OST
As a big Nirvana fan, Yahpp derived “BanYa,” using a little wordplay, from “Nirvana.” Looking at the last syllable, “vana,” and pronouncing it “bana,” he then slapped on the beginning of his name, “Ya,” creating “BanYa.” The letter “Y” is capitalized, as in his name, out of habit, he said.
www.ph-online.net /html/ph_newspage_v3_03.html   (2597 words)

  
 СПИСОК МОЛОДЕЖНЫХ ПРОЕКТОВ 2000
Work: The camp is arranged by the League of Youth Voluntary Service and The staff of students group in cooperation with the medical-social rehabilitative center for disabled children.
Work: Volunteers will organize discussion and work groups to assist difficult teenagers in preparing for life by broadening their outlook in politics, economics and law, as well as encouraging them in the decision-making process.
This year the specialists of the Garden plan to create a Herb-Spiral: a spiral with different kinds of ground and with different species of plants that are changing in accordance with the ground.The Herb-Spiral is an integral part of permacuture.
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 The St. Petersburg Times - Arts + Features - memoirs provide new look at akvarium
Influenced by the Russian literature of absurd, Akvarium managed to move on from the hippy pomposity of Russian rock at the time - and developed very quickly, incorporating punk, new wave and reggae, styles which were then largely unknown and neglected in Russia, into their work.
Gakkel left the band as he felt its late-1980s activities were "sell-outs," and sees as compromises the band's 1994 lip-sync television performance with Akvarium's work presented as "musical parodies," changes in lyrics on the demand of television editors, participation in Sergei Solovyev's movies and so on.
Gakkel finally quit the band in 1988 to reappear only at "Akvarium's Last Concert" in 1991 and the 25th anniversary concerts in 1995, while Romanov remained with the group until it was disbanded by Grebenshchikov, who went on to pursue solo activities, only to rename his BG Band Akvarium in 1992.
www.sptimes.ru /story/4559   (860 words)

  
 Dolmetsch Online - Music Dictionary B - Bd
Turning to all available sources in an attempt to systematically determine the rules which governed the composition of ancient music, but working without extant material evidence, they were forced to theorize on what the modes of ancient music actually sounded like and how they achieved such diverse and wondrous effects.
These slaves were called kaffrinha, and their dance music was called baila, originally consisting of songs to the accompaniment of a guitar and handclaps or other improvised percussion.
It is derived from the ritual music of Taoist and Confucian ceremonies from the 14th century and is one of the two surviving forms of traditional music of the Naxi (Nakhi or Nahi) of Lijiang, China.
www.dolmetsch.com /defsb.htm   (10263 words)

  
 Doru Malaia - 230 Ethnic Drums & Percussions (6400 one-shot wav samples) - only 29 $ ! - Sonikmatter
And dont think that you have to like world music to use these sounds, i recently used some of the african drum sounds on a progressive trance release.
I'm coming back to music after a long break and it's because of efforts like this to make really great sounds affordable, I don't have to think small.
Within minutes of receiving this disc, I was sequencing "Gahu," a dance tune from the Ewe tribe of Ghana, using the correct instrumentation - generally not possible without gathering lots of costly instruments and an ensemble of specially trained musicians.
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 Pump Haven - the #1 Pump it Up media site! :: Valius's KIU Originals
They play both classical and modern compositions, and their new, more modern playing style is very different from the traditional way their instruments are played.
The hardest parts of the songs are the hold formation which requires you to do spins ACROSS both pads and the 16th runs which are tricky and will require quick reading skills to figure out, particularly whent he run goes from one pad to the next pretty quickly.
Eiffel65 is an Italian group whose hit "Blue (da ba dee)" you may have heard at some point in time.
www.ph-online.net /stepmakers/ph_kiusm_step_valius.html   (2409 words)

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