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  A composer is a person who writes music music The term...
The level of distinction between composers and other musicians also varies, which affects issues such as copyright copyright and the deference given to individual interpretations of a particular piece of music.
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www.biodatabase.de /composer   (464 words)

  Composer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
However, a person may be called a composer without creating music in documentary form, since not all musical genres rely on written notation.
The level of distinction between composers and other musicians also varies, which affects issues such as copyright and the deference given to individual interpretations of a particular piece of music.
The term "composer" is often used specifically to mean a composer in the Western tradition of classical music.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Composer   (264 words)

 Definition of Composer - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
In popular and folk music, the composer is typically called a songwriter (since the music generally takes the form of a song), and composers of jazz are often referred to as jazz writers.
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You can find it there under the keyword Composer (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Composer)The list of previous authors is available here: version history (http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Composerandaction=history).
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Composer   (366 words)

 Music of Indonesia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The most popular and famous form of Indonesian music is gamelan, an ensemble of tuned percussion instruments that include metallophones, drums, gongs and spike fiddles along with bamboo flutes.
Indonesian pop and folk is quite diverse, embracing rock, house, hip hop and other genres, as well as distinctly Indonesian forms.
This changed in the 1930s, when the rising Indonesian film industry began incorporating kroncong, and then even more so in the mid- to late 1940s, when it became associated with the struggle for independence.
hallencyclopedia.com /Music_of_Indonesia   (1313 words)

 Composer -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
A composer is a person who writes (An artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner) music.
However, a person may be called a composer without creating music in documentary form, since not all (An expressive style of music) musical genres rely on written notation.
The level of distinction between composers and other musicians also varies, which affects issues such as (A document granting exclusive right to publish and sell literary or musical or artistic work) copyright and the deference given to individual interpretations of a particular piece of music.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/C/Co/Composer.htm   (563 words)

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In interviews with 60 composers she became convinced that important contributions to contemporary music were being created and performed in Indonesia, despite the scant attention paid to them overseas.
Composer Larry Polansky, Diamond's collaborator on various aspects of the project, suggested that new pieces might be commissioned from some of the composers by Frog Peak Music (a Composers' Collective) and the American Gamelan Institute.
Diamond says, "when approached, the composers reacted with deep excitement: here at last, many said, was a chance to render their vision without financial constraint." Selecting and recording the works was no easy task, because of the multiplicity of talent that Diamond encountered.
www.lyrichord.com /docs/7415r.html   (1204 words)

 UCB.commissions.master!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
As composers, we were sympathetic to the frustrations of Indonesian composers.
(composers whose work had had an impact) was relatively easy to satisfy, and it became obvious throughout the course of the year which composers were consistently referred to, quoted, and regarded as significant by other artists.
Some of the composers worked in their own characteristic experimental style; while the particular piece they made might not have been particularly new in terms of their own creative evolution, the recording opportunity was.
eamusic.dartmouth.edu /~larry/misc_writings/talks/UCB.commissions.html   (6524 words)

 International musicians list - classical music composers
I am a composer, computer music arranger, violinist, pianist, baritonist, Chinese flutist, whistler, singer, planning to be a conductor, and in general, a great classical music lover.
I love to compose classical music i also play the cello and violin and hold special musical programs for small children i hope to one day become a music teacher or violin maker.
Composer with 24 years experience in all styles and genres, from solo to full orchestra.
www.musicianspage.com /musicians-list/composers/classical.html   (2403 words)

 Composer Article, Composer Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
This distinguishes the composer from a musician who improvises.However, a person may be called a composer without creating music in documentary form, since not all musical genres rely on written notation.
In this context, the composer is the originator of the music,and usually its first performer.
The level of distinction between composers and other musicians also varies, which affects issues such as copyright and the deference given to individual interpretations of a particular piece ofmusic.
www.anoca.org /list/composers/composer.html   (311 words)

 Encyclopedia: Music of Indonesia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Bali is an Indonesian island that shares in the gamelan and various other Indonesian musical styles.
Dangdut is a genre of Indonesian popular music which is partly derived from Arab, Indian, and Malay folk music.
Bali is known for its imitative "monkeychant", or kecak, singing style, in which the men imitate jungle monkeys while gamelan rhythms accompany them.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Music-of-Indonesia   (3134 words)

 Bali Bookshops | Ganesha Bookstore Ubud | Books about Bali
Dewi's work as an Indonesian journalist in Australia puts her in a unique position to observe and understand how the tragedy of the Bali bombing has played out in Australia, Bali and elsewhere in Indonesia.
Indonesian writer and dissident Pramoedya Ananta Toer concludes his epic of Indonesian nationhood in this story of Minke, the talented, bold and imaginative leader whose life now takes a dramatic new form.
The Terracotta art of Majapahit is a testimony both to the creative genius of their craftsmen who were capable of expressing the different moods of their society and to the affluence, prosperity and highly cultured civilization of Majapahit.
www.ganeshabooksbali.com /bookstore.html   (8255 words)

We have also added the names of composers who, prompted by the enactment of new copyright legislation in Indonesia, have laid claim to certain of these songs since our album was first published.
These English terms are the ones used in Indonesia, and while they do not correspond neatly to their Western counterparts, they clearly express an Indonesian perception of similarity.
Indonesian country resembles the "city folk" style of, say, early James Taylor; and rock in Indonesia covers a range as broad as that of the Beatles or Elton John.
www.folkways.si.edu /projects_initiatives/indonesian/liner_notes/volume02.html   (632 words)

 Nancy Van de Vate
She received the Master of Music degree in Composition from the University of Mississippi in 1958, the Doctor of Music degree in Composition from Florida State University in 1968, and did post-doctoral work in electronic music at Dartmouth College and the University of New Hampshire in the summer of 1972.
She has composed over 130 works in virtually all forms, from a composition for solo instrument based on only one note, to grand opera.
With 26 orchestral and orchestral-choral works recorded to date, Van de Vate is one of the most recorded living composers of orchestral music in the world.
www.sai-national.org /phil/composers/nvandeva.html   (885 words)

 Composers ... A-F
She was a poet, composer, singer and sculptor and one of the most flamboyant and versatile figures of the early 19th century.
She was an artist, singer and composer, she began to write songs and sing in nightclubs in the Chicago area after the death of her second husband left her and her young son in poverty.
A composer and folk music specialist, she was outstanding among early 20th century modernists, the first woman to win a Guggenheim fellowship for composition study in Paris and Berlin in 1930.
www.womensmusic.com /af.html   (10244 words)

 Composer Directories - I Write The Music.com
List of songs whose titles are composed solely of numbers
List of new age and new instrumental musicians
Listed below are sound samples from the work of composers and performers promoted on the Impulse pages.
iwritethemusic.com /composers.html   (862 words)

 San José State Events
Also featured are SJSU composer Dan Wyman's music for alto saxophone and electronics performed by William Trimble, Carl Wirth's evocative "Indonesian Landscapes" for saxophone and piano, and a composition for electric bass and real-time computer processed sounds by Brian Belet.
Listings received less than one week from event date may not be posted.
Student organization event listings should be directed to the Student Affairs Event Calendar and/or The Spartan Daily SpartaGuide.
www.sjsu.edu /events/event_detail.jsp?id=1631   (254 words)

 Long Author Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
It made him a leading Indonesian poet, a true heir of Chairil Anwar, the great poet of the Revolution.
In talking and writing about poets and authors, numerous Indonesian literary critics prefer to think in terms of generations.
They were iconoclastic, vibrant thinkers, uprooted from their place of birth, open to the world, obsessed with the idea that everything should be different.
www.lontar.org /publications/longbio.php?id=8&page=2   (255 words)

 Leonardo Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
He is a self-taught composer and musician, and he completed his doctoral studies at CAiiA (Centre for Advanced Inquiry in the Interactive Arts), University ofWales, U.K. His works have been included in numerous international festivals and exhibitions.
Sadra composes instrumental music as well as music for dance and theater, and is a regular contributor to several Indonesian newspapers, writing reviews and commentary on the relationship between the artist and society.
Examining the factors that have motivated composers to use computers, as well as the actual computer programs, Ames notes that computers are increasingly recognized not only as legitimate creative tools, but as effective tools as well.
mitpress2.mit.edu /e-journals/Leonardo/isast/awardwinners.html   (4225 words)

 Long Author Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
First there was the "Credo (Surat Kepertjajaun)," composed by Asrul Sani and some friends, which served as a kind of discussion paper.
We intend to create a healthy new culture; Indonesian culture is shaped by combining all sorts of stimulating voices that emanate from all corners of the world."Everything new, everything open, and all with a light heart.
In practice, its signatories and sympathizers, mainly operating in Western modes of thought, were to defend artistic creativity as an activity in itself; they assumed that each work of art should be judged on its own merit and that every artist should have complete freedom of expression.
www.lontar.org /publications/longbio.php?id=8&page=2   (307 words)

 Amazon.com: In C: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Composer: David Mingyue Liang, Terry Riley, et al.
In C is a launch pad for a group of students form New Yock and is composed by the great Terry Riley.For some reason this album is good to listen to on a rainy day,the clutter of insterments playing and interweaving the musical bits and pieces together is soothing to.
For the length of the album it never gets tirering and the funny thing is the c note on the piano begins,plays all the way though and ends the piece but the string is broken.I recommend this to anyone wanting something new to listen to.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0000007WF?v=glance   (1373 words)

 Composers Directory @ I Write The Music.com - Expore The Greatest Music Of All Ages
There was so much good music composed through the centuries (and still is) that it's impossible for a single person to listen to all of it, so we've got to choose.
List Of Composers Sorted by Age At Death (26K)
List Of Composers Sorted by Nationality (36K)
iwritethemusic.com /composersdir.html   (855 words)

 Frog Peak Artist: Larry Polansky
is an artist-run composers' collective dedicated to publishing and producing experimental and unusual works by its member artists, and is committed to the idea of availability over promotion.
HMSL is co-authored by Polansky, Phil Burk, and David Rosenboom at the Mills College Center for Contemporary Music.
Experimental music by Indonesian composers produced by Larry Polansky and Jody Diamond for Lyrichord Recordings.
www.frogpeak.org /fpartists/fppolansky.html   (664 words)

 Awesome Library - Arts
Provides brief profiles of famous composers, as well as lesser known composers.
"BlueJay started composing orchestral music when he was ten, and in the short span of the last year and a half, he has already composed nine pieces for orchestra, including four complete symphonies!
"When BlueJay sets out to compose, he says that the bulk of the work is done in his head before he ever even writes anything down.
www.awesomelibrary.org /Classroom/Arts/Music/Composers.html   (337 words)

 » Composers / Film Music - Alternative Film Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences‘ three-evening series "The Music Soundtrack: A Composers’ Forum of Contemporary Scoring Technique," will focus on the creation of music scores for motion pictures." Sessions will be held on September 20, September 27, and October 4 from 7 to 10 p.m.
WNYC, New York Public Radio and the largest public radio station in the United States, has interviews with Oscar-nominated actors and directors, commentaries on the nominated films, discussions on the state of film soundtracks, and a weeklong Film Score Orgy streaming on their website.
Over his 45-year career, prolific composer-conductor Ennio Morricone has composed more than 500 scores for both films and television — including this blogger’s all-time favorite movie score, the C’era una volta il West / Once Upon a Time in the West ballad.
www.altfg.com /blog/category/composers-film-music   (504 words)

 [cmc-users] September at Engine 27 - opening Saturday night   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
These gallery events, whether concerts or continuous sound installations are presented in the same space in which they were composed.
His dissertation topic is Indonesian new music for traditional instruments by composers with backgrounds in traditional performance.
The sequences, which are driven by database files created by the composer, range from the microcosmic (individual rolls of a single sound) to the macrocosmic (long-form temporal arrangements regarding note density or spatialization).
www.music.columbia.edu /pipermail/cmc-users/2002-September/000000.html   (1244 words)

 ECB Surf Report: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Music History 102: A Guide to Western Composers and their Music from the Internet Public Library presents a concise guide to historical periods, with information about notable composers and their works.
Composers from WomensMusic.com, which draws on the public radio program Eine Kleine Frauenmusik, gives brief biographies of hundreds of women composers.
Young Composers publishes the work of composers under the age of 39 as midi (sound) files.
www.ecb.org /surf/music.htm   (1338 words)

 Index to Texts & Translations of Bach Cantatas - Part 1: Cantatas BWV 1-50
Hungarian Translations (combined list): Sorted by BWV Number
Indonesian Translations in Word-for-Word Format: Sorted by BWV Number
Portuguese Translations (combined list): Sorted by BWV Number
www.bach-cantatas.com /IndexTexts.htm   (313 words)

 John Hilliard
He was one of two composers requested to compose music for President Bill Clinton's first inauguration in January 1993.
In 1995 Hilliard was given a six-month residency grant to be an Artistic Fellow for the Japan Foundation in Tokyo and Nara, where he studied Gagaku, Shakuhachi, traditional Japanese music performance, and composed.
For the academic year 1998-99, Hilliard was chosen as a Senior Fulbright Scholar for a residency in Hong Kong, to compose a Mass and to teach composition.
www.sai-national.org /phil/composers/jhilliar.html   (429 words)

 Slamet Abdul Sjukur
Renowned Indonesian composer of primarily stage, chamber, vocal, and multimedia works that have been successfully performed throughout Asia and Europe.
In 1985, he was a founding member of the music foundation Yayasan Musik Laras in Surabaya and in 1994, he was a founding member of the composers union Asosiasi Komponis Indonesia and served as its chief from 1994-99.
In 1981, he studied the Indonesian folk music named Krontjong Toegoe, influenced by the early Portuguese settlers, on a grant from the Ford Foundation and in 1989, he did research on the aesthetic affinity of Debussy with the gamelan on a grant from the French government.
composers21.com /compdocs/sjukursa.htm   (782 words)

 UCLA Language Materials Project Language Profiles Page
Its earliest composers most likely worked in Kenya, in the Lamu Archipelago, using one of the northern Swahili dialects.
The tradition later spread south to Mombasa and Pemba, where the focus of the verse shifted from religious legends to social commentary, which continues to be a theme used by contemporary Swahili poets.
The classical poetry still plays a major role in Swahili culture; it is recited on special occasions and regularly quoted; newspapers often devote space to poetry that has been submitted by their readership.
www.lmp.ucla.edu /Profile.aspx?LangID=17   (1738 words)

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