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  Crossover Music Essay
This “crossover” music has attracted many fans to the country music format who subsequently are not fans of the traditional country music.
Country music is strongly identified by the white, low-to-middle class, southern culture that it represents, and is sometimes mockingly called “redneck” music.
This music tended to have a short lifespan, and is part of the grand evolution of country music (McCloud).
www.unc.edu /~rpperry/industryessay.html   (1643 words)

  Crossover (music) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In music, crossover is a term used to describe material borrowed from a different style or genre and whose popularity crosses the considered boundaries of styles or genres.
Crossover is highly prized by executives of the music industry, since the profits of a recording that achieves crossover status can be high.
Crossover can also refer to another very popular style that appeared in the early 1990's, when bands would mix together a multitude of pop styles such as funk, hip hop, punk rock, and some heavy metal.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Crossover_(music)   (712 words)

 Crossover/Music for the People - The J.B.'s - Music Downloads
To draw a comparison to the old style of music listening, a download is like buying a single, and a stream is like hearing the song on the radio.
Downloaded music lives on your computer, and can be transferred to any compatible portable device.
Several online music services wrap their song files in DRM in order to have control over what you do with the files.
www.mp3.com /albums/410589/downloads.html   (580 words)

 Classical Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Ongoing classical chart domination by crossover artists and themed compilations, declining audiences and a heavy reliance on film and TV soundtrack licensing add to the general concern that this sector is in trouble.
In that respect, the rise of crossover music is not a case of dumbing down as it is aimed at a pop audience.
I find that people like classical music when they get to hear it, for example I was once working on a film and we had a group of soldiers in to help with the sound effects, and on the same day we were recording the orchestra, and the soldiers were very impressed.
www.musictank.co.uk /events_classical.htm   (4500 words)

 JS Online: Crossover music not a true classic category   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Crossover is an amorphous term covering several styles of music.
The driving forces behind crossover are both artistic and economic, according to Peter Gelb, president of Sony Classical, a major force in the movement.
While the classical crossover list is loaded with gentle vocal music, it also includes the aggressive instrumental music of Bond, which uses heavy amplification, driving rhythms and only the vaguest hint of a connection to classical themes.
www.jsonline.com /onwisconsin/music/aug04/252681.asp   (948 words)

 All Available Artists in Classical Crossover - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
From the artist: Ostin's music is an eclectic mix of classical, pop, electronic and what-have-you.
From the artist: An eclectic mix of various contemporary musical styles with classical overtones, Impressionistic music for the mind's eye...
From the artist: E Smith started programming and producing classical crossover music for malaysian pop violinists since the year 2002.
music.download.com /3605-8266_32-0.html?&orderby=-tLeadCount   (367 words)

 Classical Crossover - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
But take several centuries of musical development and mastery and marry it with the soulful, passionate sounds of popular music and something called ‘Classical Crossover' emerges.
Classical Crossover is a type of music where trained performers delve into popular works with a wider commercial appeal--or when non-academic artists borrow some from the stately elegance, complexity, and power of classical.
‘Crossover’ music conceptually crosses the boundaries of the accepted canon of classical repertoire, then dives into the mainstream by borrowing elements from popular culture, be it traditional songs or traditional instruments.
music.download.com /2001-8266_32-0.html   (201 words)

All of these aspects of Ann Sweeten are evident in her music which is written and performed on acoustic Steinway grand pianos with delicate synthesized orchestration.
My music comes from the soul and, of course, I want it to touch people and add an element of healing to their lives.
Musical abstraction comes close to physical emotion, noisy elements meet "classical" defined pitches and creeping melodies.
www.angelfire.com /music4/mclub/clxovr.html   (1292 words)

 Making crossover dreams a reality at Storm King
The Storm King Music Festival, one of the more adventurous summer concert series in the mid-Hudson, aims to check it out, plus take a 10-day-long look at (and a listen to) the apparent upsurge of blending and bending of musical styles.
Despite the duo's history in rock, both are classically trained, and both have had wide exposure to all kinds of music, from that of Tibetan monks to Chinese orchestras, that influence their work today.
The festival offers seven concerts and eight roundtable discussions, and some of the ideas under scrutiny are music and digital media, composition and film, why rock and why classical, documenting performing arts, what's new today and defining crossover music.
www.recordonline.com /archive/2002/06/21/bz21a.htm   (953 words)

 BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Music | Classical music's contemporary crossover
"A lot of people in the recording industry are crossover stars now and we're not in a financial position to do the kind of PR that goes with it, " said a spokeswoman for Chandos.
Roger Lewis, managing director and programme controller of radio station Classic FM, believes classical music is increasingly enjoyed by a broad spectrum of music-lovers.
And while he is pleased the crossover trend is bringing classical music to a new audience, he is keen to point out that the traditional genre is vital.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/entertainment/music/3725993.stm   (661 words)

 Zeta Music -
The Strados Crossover Bass’s Modern design allows for easy adaptability in playing either in a “bass guitar position” (seated or with a strap), or in a traditional standing “upright position”, providing easy access for bowing or playing pizzicato.
Exclusive to Zeta, a deluxe soft-padded zippered gig bag is included with the Crossover, providing portability with protection.
An optional tripod stand can be mounted to the bass to hold it in an upright playing position, allowing the bass to be “playing-ready” on stage at all times.
www.zetamusic.com /products/display.asp?id=44   (614 words)

 Groban Archives: Josh Groban, Music’s Young Crossover King
Bocelli in cornering a musical niche that the latter had created but was abandoning for his first love, opera.
Teenage and twenty-something females swoon over his boyish charms; young men appreciate his musical assistance in the romance department; mothers and grandmothers perceive a vulnerability and want to dote on him.
In fact, executives of DTE Energy Theater were shocked to see the broad age range of fans who packed their 15,000-capacity Detroit-area venue for a Groban concert in early August.
www.grobanarchives.com /articles/2004/art040907a.html   (944 words)

 CD Baby: Urban/R&B: R&B Pop Crossover   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
A church-girl at heart she gives inspirational lyrics with an eclectic musical style you're sure to love.
This CD will go down in history along with their mega-hits "Rock Steady", "As the Beat Goes On" and "A Song For Donny".Music of Love, Life and Relationships: A mixture of classic soul, rhythm and Blues, jazz and pop.
It's torch songs and soul music swirling together, with a stream of hip hop running through.
www.cdbaby.com /style/146?cdbaby=8531c9bcd7c54e70323a49e9545de119   (712 words)

 Crossover Music!: Magle International Music Forums
There is one ensemble that perfectly captures what "crossover" is to me. They are an American group called "Rachel's." I strongly reccomend that anyone interested in this topic look them up.
It may or may not be excellent music (since quality is entirely subjective) but it is definitely worth listening.
Please, everyone, share examples of what you consider to be "crossover" music.
www.magle.dk /ubbthreads/showthreaded.php?Number=2476   (173 words)

 CD Baby: JEZA : crossover music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Jeza lives in UK between travels, where his musical odyssey began at a tender age, playing lunchtime skool concerts..
until he was ready for the wider kaleidoscopic musical future that awaited him on the web, creating his unique and charismatic crossover jazz rock pop
This is an album that will satisfy the hunger of open-minded music fans yearning for a rich stew in a world of musical junk food and imitation flavors.
cdbaby.com /all/jezaland   (266 words)

 UK Open Source Media Watch » Blog Archive » Crossover music
He is currently serving as Minister of Culture (or counter-Culture, as the headline would have it) in his home country and is interested in overcoming poverty through the free sharing of ideas.
There’s only one thing I’d take exception at; describing his music as “open source” because it is cross-fertilised by other traditions doesn’t ring true about either music or OSS.
On the one hand, music has always been like that to one degree or another, and on the other it suggests that OSS is just about cobbling together bits of other people’s stuff.
www.ukuug.org /mediawatch?p=472   (244 words)

 Denison's Vail Series Presents Musicians In Concert of Classical Crossover Music
The evening's music will be announced from the stage at the 8 p.m.
Fleck, who was named after Béla (Bartók), Anton (Dvorák), and Léos (Janácek), would seem destined to play classical music but he first became a powerfully creative force in bluegrass, jazz, pop, rock and world beat music.
Fleck was familiar with classical music having grown up in a household where his stepfather was a cellist playing in string quartets.
denison.edu /publicaffairs/pressreleases/meyer_fleck_2003-08-29.html   (850 words)

 CD Baby: ELECTRONIC: Pop Crossover - music you will love.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Ilkae is composed of Aaron and Krystian, representing from Canada and Poland respectively, their musical style could best be described as a mangled pairing of video games, hip hop and electronic funkery.
A collection of music that contains styles of classical, pop, jazz and electronic genres.
Perfectly produced electronic pop music that harks back to the '80s glory days of synthpop luminaries.
cdbaby.com /style/52   (428 words)

 UK CRISIS - Ground Breaking Rock / Crossover Music
In 1995 after several years working for a London Theatre Company as a sound engineer and later running a Recording Studio and working as a Music Producer Neville Meredith formed 'UK Crisis' using some left-overs from brit pop band Shuzbutt..
Best described as rock/crossover the first album as UK Crisis - 'Adversity' was recorded in a barn during 1995/96 and never really completed, although this gives the album a terrific raw sound and a unique style which continues till this day.
The second album 'Spirit Level' (started in 96 & finally finished in 2000) was a crossover of rock, breakbeat and lo-fi...
www.uk-crisis.com   (341 words)

Classical crossover can refer to recordings that consist mostly of classical music intended for a popular audience.
Classical crossover refers to any style influenced by Classical Music, whether the performer is playing or singing updated arrangements of actual works by a Classical composer or weaving elements from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic, 20th Century eras...
There has been a definite trend towards classical crossover music in the last few years.
racampbell.tripod.com /classicalcds/id11.html   (194 words)

 gabba / CC / Grime Music, Neu-folktronica Music, GAY Music, Minimal electronica Music, Expero-Ethno Music, Dream island ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Following the calypso theme, here's a different kind of calypso pastiche from 1967, a frenetic and slightly crazed organ and horn driven work out, I get the feeling this is only going to sound as it should played from a scratched 7 inch on huge speakers mounted to the back of a lorry.
Sora creates warm, glitchy music sampling his jazz and bossa nova records to make them sound like bossa nova from the future.
We share music because we love music, files are only available for a short time.
gabba.cc /?page=genre&id=659   (1951 words)

 Crossover - Free Music Downloads, Videos, CDs, MP3s, Bio, Merchandise and Links
New York transplants Mark Ingram (aka Desmond/Spaced Out Kid Humanoid) and Vanessa Josti-Crossover (aka Verona/Darling-Starchild) formed the duo Crossover, a fun-loving electro-pop outfit, in 1998.
Drenched in their influences (synth pop, disco, electro, old school rap) and not ashamed to share their love for storytelling of the mystical variety, Crossover..
Drenched in their influences (synth pop, disco, electro, old school rap) and not ashamed to share their love for storytelling of the mystical variety, Crossover made their full-length debut on International Deejay Gigolos in early 2002 with Fantasmo.
www.artistdirect.com /nad/music/artist/bio/0,,1641746,00.html   (221 words)

 semble, musicians, bands, acoustic, experimental, crossover music, electroacoustic, modern, new-age music, violin, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Despite the large array of instruments the sound is never cluttered.
The band formed after meeting on the music course at Kingston University eight years ago.
Tracks from their albums have been played on several radio stations including RTE 2FM (Ireland), BBC Southern Counties, Juice FM, Resonance FM, Radio Avalon, Cambridge 1350, Planete Indie (Belgium) plus live acoustic sessions on Resonance FM, CRMK (The Garden of Earthly Delights) and Soundradio 1530am/mw.
www.semble.co.uk /info.htm   (315 words)

 Crossover Music
In fact, they told him outright at The Raven's Nest that he wasn't welcome anymore because he didn't stick to playing the blues like everybody else.
The name Josh and I arrived at to describe the music he and his band play was Crossover Music.
From racin' with the Devil on a rocket through Hell to invasion from outer space by a rogue vegetable intent on feeding her hungry brood.
www.panshin.com /songs/crossover.htm   (212 words)

 "classical and crossover music CDs for sale, Ave Maria, Angel Rhapsody, Marsha Long, 2006 calendar, harp music.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The styles of music on the CDs cover a broad range of musical tastes from chant, to classical, to crossover in what I believe is a unique and entertaining fashion.
"Your voice and harp music are simply “ethereal”, to say the least...
I am a great fan of Sarah Brightman’s voice but now do not think she can “hold a candle” to your voice — and you can accompany yourself on an instrument besides which puts you in a category by yourself!
www.marshalong.com /store.html   (264 words)

 Adtunes.com Forums
Music in television shows and other TV programs.
Music from movie trailers and film TV spots.
Music in game commercials and game system ads.
adtunes.com /forums/index.php?s=cc22238c233dba6f4d1024f21dc3a26b&...   (189 words)

 Amazon.com: Crossover: Music: D.R.I.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
New from Bruce Springsteen: Watch the music video for "Radio Nowhere" and learn more about his new album, Magic, now available for pre-order.
Oh, and to the reviewer who said "Crossover, bad idea" and "If you like Thrash this is okay".
Thrash, metal, crossover whatever you want to call it DRI had one simple thing going for them, they played damn good music and even had decent lyrics to go with it.
www.amazon.com /Crossover-D-R-I/dp/B00000G2JJ   (763 words)

 Life 'N Perspectives Of A Genuine Crossover by Urban Dance Squad CD
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