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 March (music) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is said that the origins of march music began before the Gunpowder Age during which armies would maintain their troops' morale by marching with music playing, whether that be from the beat of a drum or bagpipe.
American march music was forever immortalized with Sousa's The Stars and Stripes Forever, a patriotic march which soon became the official march of the United States of America.
Marches written in 2/4 tend to be for the sake of the performer, as it is, for the most part, easier to read at faster tempos.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/March,_music   (3762 words)

  
 March (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A march may be similar to a parade or a political rally (see also Category:Protest marches).
March, Germany, a municipality in the rural district of Breisgau-Hochschwarzwald, Germany
March, Schwyz district, a district in the Canton of Schwyz
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/March_(disambiguation)   (198 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/March (music)
It is said that march music truly began before the Gunpowder Age during which armies would maintain their troops' morale by marching with music playing, whether that be from the beat of a drum or bagpipe.
Also, American marches tend to have shorter introductions than their European counterparts.
However, not all marches carry a stinger; the National Emblem march is the most famous march not to have an ending stinger.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/March_(music)   (936 words)

  
 Musical Forms - March   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Music for marching is essentially an ornamentation of a regular and repeated drum rhythm.
March music for keyboard can be traced back at least to Byrd's Battell; the piano literature of the 19th century includes many marches, e.g.
Haydn wrote a march as the slow movement of his 'Military' Symphony, no.100, the fourth movement of Berlioz's Symphonie fantastique is a 'Marche au supplice', and funeral marches are included in Beethoven's Third Symphony and Mahler's First.
w3.rz-berlin.mpg.de /cmp/g_march.html   (222 words)

  
 The Fundación Juan March and the music
Music, and every aspect of its creation, research, and interpretation, has been a constant area of interest at the Fundación Juan March since it’s founding in 1955.
The Foundation has also promoted contemporary Spanish music by commissioning and premiering works, including homages to musicians still at the peak of their careers, by publishing a composer’s complete works, and making available to researchers the Foundation’s Library of Contemporary Spanish Music.
Financial aid awards for the creation, study, and research of music, as well as those given to performers for the development of their work in Spain and abroad, have been standard practice at the Fundación Juan March.
www.march.es /musica/ingles/informacion/fundacion.asp   (315 words)

  
 MARCH MUSIC EVENTS SLATED AT A&M-KINGSVILLE
Albert is known for playing music from rock, folk, jazz, country and the French music halls of the 1940s.
AandM-Kingsville's Music Department recently received reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), the national accrediting agency of college music departments.
The university's music program is well-known throughout South Texas, tracing its beginnings to the establishment of the university in 1925.
www.tamuk.edu /news/archive/arch97/february/musicmar.html   (680 words)

  
 April March - Epitonic.com: Hi Quality Free and Legal MP3 Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Unabashed Francophile and onetime Pee Wee's Playhouse animator April March has invented a persona for herself that's as goofy as Serge Gainsbourg at his silliest and as enticing as Brigitte Bardot at her come-hitherest.
Over the course of a half-dozen releases, March has developed her pixieish image, delivering delightfully sweet go-go pop with charming insouciance and joie de vivre.
March has also appeared in a more garage-rock context with The Makers on April March Sings the Songs of the Makers and a more surf-pop context with Los Cincos on April March and Los Cincos.
www.epitonic.com /artists/aprilmarch.html   (457 words)

  
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The Unofficial Guide to Music in Greenwich Village and more: March 1995 compiled by Bob Gajarsky (gajarsky@pilot.njin.net) The opinions are that of the author as well as people who have helped contribute to the list.
Music for DJ's, producers and other people deep in the scene, not people looking for "House Music") Can't figure out the pre-1988, post-1987 rack.
J & R Music World -- (Park Row (an access street to the BKLYN bridge), directly south across the street from City Hall Park) One person says, "Don't be deceived by the mega-store looks of the J & R complex.
www.columbia.edu /~hauben/text/NYC.music_guide   (4711 words)

  
 CD Baby: SUNS OF MARCH: Bulletproof Heart
Suns of March comes from the United States and "Bulletproof Heart" is their latest release, which includes four tracks and a total duration of fifteen minutes.
Musically the band is dedicated to the American hard rock music and they do it really well.
Now the band is primed and ready to call upon the international music scene again in 2005 with the release of their 2nd single and title cut "Bulletproof Heart".----The last half of 2004 was monumental indeed for Suns of March.
www.cdbaby.com /sunsofmarch   (5777 words)

  
 music (for robots)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Etienne's been working in electronic music for years now, first as Motorbass (with Philippe Zdar, half of Cassius), and his 2000 album, Tempovision was a massive staple of my mixtapes at the time.
Limelight Cordial is being released by Berlin's Staubgold, known as a haven for experimental dance music.
We, the contributors, love and support well-made music and make every effort to support the artists we love by purchasing their work (it is our policy only to post what we own).
music.for-robots.com   (3337 words)

  
 Polish Music Newsletter, vol. 10, no. 3, March 2004
Known as the "poet of the piano", because the bulk of his music was written for this instrument, Chopin's fame is universal.
The music of the band is a blend of electrifying blues with elements of improvisation containing level of musical interaction characteristic for avant-garde jazz.
Its founder and musical director is Antonio Florio, a music scholar, cellist, one-time composer of cabaret and film music, and a former student of Nino Rotta.
www.usc.edu /dept/polish_music/news/mar04.html   (5119 words)

  
 Contemporary Spanish Music. Fundación Juan March. Madrid
The Fundación Juan March possesses an archive of music that, since 1975, has collected all of the Spanish works presented in the monographic cycles, and other concerts, organized by the Foundation.
Between 1981 and 1988, the Fundación Juan March created a new form of musical promotion: the organization of concerts of musical works, unedited and unpremiered, by young Spanish composers under the age of thirty.
In addition to the premiere of the selected works, each was accompanied by a documentary publication (not available for sale) with the corresponding musical score in facsimile and a cassette recording of the concert.
www.march.es /musica/ingles/contemporanea/contemporanea.asp   (369 words)

  
 south by southwest festivals + conferences
By day, the music industry's most accomplished and creative personalities collaborated, argued, and shared their experiences in dozens of panels, workshops, interviews, and meetings.
The South By Southwest Music And Media Conference is pleased to announce the keynote speaker for the 2005 Conference is Robert Plant.
Born in 1948, Plant's musical influences are shared with many musicians who came of age in the 60s, with Delta blues and West Coast folk/psychedelia having great impact.
2006.sxsw.com /music   (1338 words)

  
 March music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Department of Music is presenting six free concerts, today through March 13.
His appearance is made possible by a grant from Meet The Composer, which is funded by the Ann and Gordon Getty Founda tion, the Joyce Mertz-Gilmore Foundation and the New York State Council on the Arts.
Voice students of assistant professor of music Judith Kellock and doctoral candi dates in the 18th-century performance practice doctoral program will present the music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart on Wednesday, March 13, at 8:15 p.m.
www.news.cornell.edu /Chronicle/96/3.7.96/music.html   (424 words)

  
 Texas Governor Rick Perry - March - Texas Music Events Calendar 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Festival's mission is to promote local musicians and provide a forum for their music as well as bring diversified regional, national, and international musical acts to the Bryan/College Station area in order to benefit local charitable organizations.
The South by Southwest Music and Media Conference (SXSW), March 15-19, 2006, now in its 20th year, is a five-day professional meeting held every March in Austin for members of the regional, national, and international music industry.
Recipients, who are members of the Academy of Texas Music and who released albums in 2005 to qualify, are chosen by a vote of their peers, consiting of past recipients, as well as a public on-line ballot.
www.governor.state.tx.us /divisions/music/events/tmec_march.htm   (6184 words)

  
 Polish Music Newsletter, vol. 11, no. 3, March 2005
This music was published by the Walscher Music Co. in Indianapolis in 1901.
Chester Music recently prepared a CD sampler of the music of Lutos³awski for the interest of choreographers, as his music has been very rarely choreographed up to this point.
A cycle of concerts of Polish music and celebration of Polish culture will be held for the first time at the Azusa Pacific University School of Music on the occasion of the anniversary of Frederic Chopin's birth on February 22, 1810.
www.usc.edu /dept/polish_music/news/mar05.html   (5867 words)

  
 Andalucia calendar of music events for March
Rafael Altino began his musical studies in Brazil at the age of 9 and continued his studies in the New England Music Conservatory and the Julliard School in New York.
He is frequently invited as a soloist with orchestral recital, chamber music and music festival.
In the Hospital Materno Infantil a recital of Professional Marches at 20.
www.andalucia.com /calendar/marchmusic.htm   (3245 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Forced March: Music: Madagascar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
I would not concider the music of this cd to be ambient because it is more robust than typical ambient music.
However, the music finds the perfect compromise of dynamics and soft melodies which place it somewhere in between ambient and folk music genres.
If you enjoy listening to calm music as you ponder the mysteries of the universe then this would probably be the cd for you.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0009JE5TY?v=glance   (539 words)

  
 March 28 Encyclopedia Article, Information, History and Biography @ LaunchBase.org   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in Leap years).
1563 - Heinrich Glarean, Swiss music theorist (b.
March 27 - March 29 - February 28 - April 28 -- listing of all days
www.launchbase.org /encyclopedia/March_28   (1048 words)

  
 Free Music Blog: March 2005
Celtic MP3s Music Magazine writer, Michelle Osborne, is a native to the central New York region.
Besides being heavily involved in Irish traditional music, she is also a classical clarinetist and composer.
Celtic MP3s Music Magazine writer, Brenda Stokes is a freelance writer, former Irish Step-dancer and college student located in Southern California.
www.magenetwork.com /2005_03_01_archive.shtml   (2664 words)

  
 OTHER MUSIC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A breathtaking album from Finland's mystical forest, Paavoharju's music is a transcendental electro-acoustic mix, filled with dreamy nostalgia.
Avoiding the cold clinical trappings of electronic music, this quartet performed these melodic instrumental pieces on weathered analog equipment, giving the songs a warm human presence felt throughout.
The Kentucky-born balladeer's music was eerie yet all at once heartfelt, and his chilling falsetto, at times, otherworldly.
www.othermusic.com   (1263 words)

  
 Ceremonial music file index   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
On the original CD, dead time was included at the ends of marches to allow them to be played end-to-end.
Due to the lag after a player's "play" button is pressed (even when the selection is loaded), this doesn't work with computer playback, so we trimmed much of the dead time from our RM files (there's about half a second of dead time at both ends of our MP3 files).
The Army Goes Rolling Along is the trio section of The Caisson Song, based upon The US Field Artillery March by E.L. Gruber; Bugle calls were taken from The Field Musician's Manual by Capt. Daniel J. Canty, arr.
www2.acc.af.mil /music/ceremonial/tunelist.html   (1105 words)

  
 Check This Out! April March's French Music For Beginners 101   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Class is in session, with comments provided by April March.
The music is also more of a garage acid type thing.
Crèole and Haitian music that was popular in France during the 20s and 30s.
ctomag.com /may16cto/french.html   (958 words)

  
 The Savannah Music Festival March 17 - April 2, 2006
This unparalleled 17-day musical feast takes place March 17 through April 2, 2006 in one of America's most historic cities, offering a multitude of one-time-only performances and world premieres.
The Festival's distinctive line-up showcases indigenous music from the Deep South, originally conceived chamber music, and a wealth of internationally renowned musicians representing an abundance of musical styles and genres.
Whether experiencing glorious arias in remarkably intimate venues or dancing the night away under moss-draped oaks, music aficionados and fun-seekers alike will enjoy the beautiful springtime in one of the South's most soulful cities.
www.savannahmusicfestival.org   (162 words)

  
 March_Music
Hastening the end of the cold, dreary weather, ETV fills the airwaves with the sounds of some of music’s biggest legends that are sure to warm the hearts of viewers across the Palmetto State.
Following My Music is a historic night for music fans with The Four Tops 50th Anniversary Celebration on March 4 at 8:30 p.m.
Six-time winner of the International Bluegrass Music Award for Best Female Vocalist, Vincent makes music sparkle with hard-driving instrumental breaks, soaring vocal harmonies and a heartfelt intensity that is entirely her own.
www.myetv.org /about_etv/pressroom/highlights/2006/03-mar/March_Music.cfm   (582 words)

  
 K-State department of music sponsors March music events   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Thursday, March 4: "Rigoletto" will be presented by Teatro Lirico d'Europe at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 7: The K-State and Manhattan Chapter Area Guild of Organists recital will be presented at 3 p.m.
Kansas State University is a comprehensive, research, land-grant institution first serving students and the people of Kansas, and also the nation and the world.
www.newss.ksu.edu /WEB/News/NewsReleases/marchmusic30104.html   (365 words)

  
 hip hop music dot com - where hip-hop blogs
I always thought the label "World Music" (at least in some of its applications) was a funny sort of arrogance/myopia..
One difference that springs to mind for me is that unlike "music", "hip-hop" does describe a particular form that has a specific place and culture of origin, so phrasing that positions this place of origin as normative is not quite so absurd, though it may be debatable.
Wayans wants to dress customers in 14 kinds of attire from tops to bottoms, and use the controversial mark on "clothing, books, music and general merchandise," as well as movies, TV and the internet, according to his applications.
www.hiphopmusic.com   (2588 words)

  
 March Music Festival   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Holland Chorale and the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)-Michigan will partner to produce a community chorus festival day on March 15, 2003 to be held in Holland, Michigan.
The event will be a part of the annual Holland Chorale March Festival of the Arts.
Professor Miller will be challenged to raise the performing level and musicality of each chorus.
www.grcantatachoir.org /members/hollandchorale.htm   (391 words)

  
 The Ides of March MP3 Downloads - The Ides of March Music Downloads - The Ides of March Music Videos
Seldom can bands reform, even with all the original members intact, and play and sing with even a smidgen of the power they once possessed.
But the Ides of March have done exactly that with this marvelous five-song mini-LP/EP/CD of all new material.
With leader/lead singer/guitarist/songwriter/band visionary Jim Peterik at the helm, the Ides come back with a contemporary sound that recasts their horn-heavy style in a new and most attractive light.
www.mp3.com /albums/322248/reviews.html   (224 words)

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