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  Harmonium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The harmonium is a type of reed organ that uses a pressure bellows.
There are two main types of harmonium: a foot-pumped version that resembles a small organ, and a hand-pumped portable version that is sometimes made in a collapsable version that folds up for easy transport.
In western culture both types of harmonium largely fell out of use in the early 1900s, when they were replaced by the piano in homes, and by the pipe organ in churches.
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 Harmonium -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The harmonium is a small, manually-pumped (A free-reed instrument in which air is forced through the reeds by bellows) reed organ.
There are two main types of harmonium: a (The foot of a human being) foot-pumped version that resembles a small organ, and a hand-pumped portable version that folds up for easy transport.
Harmoniums consist of banks of reeds (metal bands which vibrate when air flows over them), a pumping apparatus, stops for drones, and the keyboard.
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 Harmonium (disambiguation) biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The harmonium is a type of pneumatic keyboard instrument.
Harmonium was the name of Wallace Stevens' first collection of poetry, released in 1923.
Harmonium is also the name of a band from Quebec.
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 Harmonium (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the faction in the Planescape cosmology devoted to maintaining law and order, see Harmonium (Planescape).
For the band from Quebec, led by Serge Fiori and one of the most popular Québécois bands of the 1970s, see Harmonium (band).
This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists pages that might otherwise share the same title.
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 Encyclopedia: Harmonium
In western culture both types of harmonium have largely fallen out of use, having been replaced by the piano, the pipe organ, and electronic organs.
Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar.
In music, timbre is determined by its spectrum, which is a specific mix of keynote, overtones, noise, tune behaviour, and envelope, as well as the temporal change of the spectrum and the amplitude.
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 Dictionary of Meaning www.mauspfeil.net
In western civilization western culture both types of harmonium have largely fallen out of use, having been replaced by the piano, the pipe organ, and electronic organs.
Its popularity has stayed intact to the present day, and the harmonium remains an important musical instrument instrument in many genres of Music of India Indian music, as well as being commonly found in Indian homes.
If a harmonium has multiple reeds, its possible that the second set of reeds is tuned an octave lower and can be activated by a stop, which means each key pressed plays two notes an octave apart.
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 Harmonium Definition / Harmonium Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
They were additionally used in many pioneer churches in the U.S., where the harmonium was used for accompaniment of congregational singing instead of an organ.
Harmonium is a textbook case of a young, inexperienced singer/songwriter being.
Harmonium is a hypothetical analogy two the atom composed of a harmonically.
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 Harmonium (disambiguation) Definition / Harmonium (disambiguation) Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The harmonium is a type of pneumaticPneumatics, from the Greek πνευματικός (pneumatikos, coming from the wind) is the use of pressurized air in science and technology.
In dentistry applications, pneumatic drills are lighter, faster and simpler than an electric drill of the same power rating (because the prime mover, the compressor, is separate from the drill and pumped air is capable of rotating the drill bit at extremely high rpm's).
It was used as a practice instrument by organists, most notably Franck, who composed several collections of works specifically for it, taking advantage of the expressive capacity of varying the bellows pressure us...
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 Springfield, Wisconsin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
This is a disambiguation page; that is, one that just points to other pages that might otherwise have the same name.
In 1828, Wheatstone improved the German wind instrument, called the MUND 1829 The portable harmonium is another of his inventions, which gained a speaking machine of De Kempelen, and endorsed the opinion of Sir David apparatus would be among the conquests of science.
In 1834, Wheatstone, who had won a name for himself, was appointed to first course of lectures on Sound were a complete failure, owing to an in that direction.
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 Encyclopedia: John Coolidge Adams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Recordings on the New Albion and ECM labels were followed in 1986 by an exclusive contract with Nonesuch Records, an association that continues today.
Harmonium, by the American composer John Coolidge Adams, is a richly-textured, large-scale work for orchestra and chorus based on poetry by John Donne and Emily Dickinson.
The BBC Symphony Chorus is one of the finest amateur choruses in the United Kingdom.
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 Harmonium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The harmonium is a small, manually-pumped reed (music)reed organ (music)organ/.
In western civilizationwestern culture/ both types of harmonium have largely fallen out of use, having been replaced by the piano, the pipe organ, and electronic organs.
Its popularity has stayed intact to the present day, and the harmonium remains an important musical instrumentinstrument in many genres of Music of IndiaIndian music/, as well as being commonly found in Indian homes.
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 Whiteside explained   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Proofing by or A RURAL PAINTING OF THE DUTCH SCHOOL gallery musicians, with some supplementary descriptions of similar places, is intended to be a fairly true picture, at first hand, of orchestral bodies in the villages of fifty or sixty years ago.
One is inclined to regret the displacement of these ecclesiastical or harmonium player; and despite certain advantages in point of installing the single artist, the change has tended to stultify the extinguish the interest of parishioners in church doings.
Under the to the numerous more or less grown-up singers, were officially to make it an artistic outcome of the combined musical taste of the limited now, to the parson's wife or daughter and the school- union of interests has disappeared.
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 Harmonium (disambiguation) -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Harmonium (disambiguation) -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
For (United States poet (1879-1955)) Wallace Stevens' first collection of (Literature in metrical form) poetry, released in 1923, see (Click link for more info and facts about Harmonium (poetry collection)) Harmonium (poetry collection).
For the faction in the (Click link for more info and facts about Planescape) Planescape cosmology devoted to maintaining law and order, see Harmonium (Planescape).
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 Encyclopedia: Xaositects   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Xaositects are one of roughly 16 sects and factions within the planescape: torment universe.
The Xaositects (pronounced "kay-oss-ih-tekts") hold that there is no order in the universe, in opposition of the Harmonium who try to impose order upon an obviously chaotic universe.
After all, chaos is the natural state of the universe, so the only way to truly get a glimpse on the Big Meaning is to become one with the chaos, and let it guide you.
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 John Adams Harmonium
Harmonium, by the American composer John Adams, was the composer's first commissioned work during his tenure as Composer-in...
John Adams Harmonium Harmonium The Death of Klinghoffer: 6 Choruses San Francisco Symphony Orchestra andamp; Chorus/John Adams Orchestra of the Opéra de Lyon andamp; London Opera Chorus/Kent Nagano Nonesuch 79549-2 DDD...
The first act, choreographed by Natalie Weir to John Adams’ Harmonium, explores the emotional and spiritual moments of birth and death, while the second...
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
We show that disambiguation methods, to be at all accurate, need to consider sample values in the neighborhood outside the cell.
This paper studies the problems of disambiguation, reports on some solutions, and presents some statistics on the occurrence of such ambiguities.
We introduce two gradient-consistency heuristics that use calculated gradients at the corners of ambiguous faces, as well as the function values at those corners, to disambiguate at a reasonable computational cost.
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 Dictionary of Meaning www.mauspfeil.net
The word '''''harmonium''''' has several meanings: *For the pneumatic keyboard (music) keyboard musical instrument instrument, see '''harmonium'''.
*For the musical band band from Quebec, led by Serge Fiori and one of the most popular Quebecois bands of the 1970s, see Harmonium (band).
There you find a list of all editors and the possibility to edit the original text of the article Harmonium (disambiguation).
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 John Coolidge Adams biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
John Coolidge Adams (born 1947) is an American minimalist composer.
Adams' work On the Transmigration of Souls, a choral work commemorating the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Music.
On 23rd November 2004, the British Academy presented a Fellowship of the Academy to John Adams at the Barbican, London, following a concert with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus conducted by the composer and including his work Harmonium.
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 Bin Primer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
This article is about molecular biology for alternateuses, see primer (disambiguation).
A primer is a nucleic acid strand (or related molecule) thatserves as a starting point for DNA replication.
In polymerase chain reaction (PCR), primers are used to determine the DNA fragment to be amplified by the PCR process.
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 CSLI Calendar, Wednesday, 20 April 2005, vol. 20:30
We specialized our model to a dual-wing harmonium for captioned images, incorporating a multivariate binomial model for word-counts and a multivariate Gaussian for color histogram.
The primary task then in text processing is to decode the text and uncover the words in a statistical manner.
The advantage of this technique is a single mechanism which deals with many of the common text segmentation and disambiguation tasks, including tokenisation, sentence splitting, POS tagging, spelling checking and homograph/homonym disambiguation.
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 Citations: Information processing in dynamical systems: Foundations of harmony theory - Smolensky (ResearchIndex)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Equilibrium states (another way of speaking for point attractors) of this network represent coherent mental states which lead to the disambiguation of input words.
Hopfield networks (Hopfield, 1982) are an early example of the asynchronous connectionist approach.
has proposed an asynchronous model called harmonium and applied it to various natural language areas (Legendre, Miyata, and Smolensky, 1990) In fact, the synchronous update method is usually viewed as a discrete, difference approximation to an underlying continuous, differential equation in.
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 Kabul jazz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Rick Laird is a jazz For other article subjects named jazz see jazz (disambiguation).
Hamed Shalizi (keyboards & harmonium) began his studies at the age of thirteen at Kabul School of Music..."
In 1961 her husband took a job in Kabul where they lived with their four children, staying on...
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