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 Soul music (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Soul music is a musical genre, essentially rhythm and blues, which grew out of the African-American gospel and blues traditions during the late 1950s and early 1960s in the United States.
Soul Music is also the title of a Discworld novel by Terry Pratchett; see Soul Music.
Soul Music is also the title of Dru Hill member Woody Rock's 2002 gospel album.
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 CONK! Encyclopedia: Jazz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
At the root of jazz is the blues, the folk music of former African slaves in the U.S. South and their descendants, heavily influenced by West African cultural and musical traditions, that evolved as fl musicians migrated to the cities.
The ability of these musically literate, fl jazzmen to transpose and then read what was in great part an improvisational art form became an invaluable element in the preservation and dissemination of musical innovations that took on added importance in the approaching big-band era.
African musical celebrations held at least as late as the 1830s in New Orleans' "Congo Square" were attended by interested whites as well, and some of their melodies and rhythms found their way into the compositions of white Creole composer Louis Moreau Gottschalk.
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 Soul music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Rhythm and blues (a term coined by music writer and record producer Jerry Wexler) is itself a combination of blues and jazz, and arose in the 1940s as small groups, often playing saxophones, built upon the blues tradition.
With the introduction of influences from electro music and funk, soul music became less raw and more slickly produced, resulting in a genre of music that was once again called RandB (although the term is no longer an acronym), ususally disinguished from the earlier rhythm and blues by identifying it as "contemporary RandB".
A blending of psychedelic rock and soul music in the late-1960s that paved the way for the mainstream emergence of funk music a few years later.
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 Jazz music Article, Jazzmusic Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
At the root of jazz is the blues, the folk music of former African slaves in the U.S. South andtheir descendants, heavily influenced by West African cultural and musical traditions that evolved as fl musicians migrated tothe cities.
Lorenzo Tio and Scott Joplin were among this new wave of musically literate jazz artists.Joplin, the son of a former slave and a free-born woman of color, was largely self-taught until age 11, when he received lessonsin the fundamentals of music theory from a classically trained German immigrant in Texarkana, Texas.
African musical celebrations held at least as late as the 1830s in New Orleans' "Congo Square" were attended byinterested whites as well, and some of their melodies and rhythms found their way into the compositions of white Creole composer LouisMoreau Gottschalk.
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 SOUL FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The soul according to many religious and philosophical traditions, is the ''ethereal substance'' — spirit (Hebrew:''rooah'' or ''nefesh'') — particular to a unique living being.
Swedenborgianism teaches that each person's soul is created by the Lord at the same time as the physical body is developed, that the soul is the person himself or herself, and that the soul is eternal and has an eternal spiritual body that is substantial without being material.
Such a conception of the soul may link with the idea of an existence before and after the present one, and one could consider such a soul as the spark, or the self, the "I" in existence that feels and lives life.
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 SOUL MUSIC FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Soul music is a combination of rhythm_and_blues and gospel which began in the late 1950s in the United_States.
Motown_Records artists such as Marvin_Gaye and Smokey_Robinson contributed to the evolution of soul music, although their recordings were conceived in a more overtly pop_music vein that those of Redding, Franklin or Carr.
Music produced by white musicians which is stylistically similar to fl soul music sometimes is called blue-eyed_soul.
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 Soul music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Soul music is fundamentally rhythm and blues, which grew out of the African-American gospel and blues traditions during the late 1950s and early 1960s in the United States.
The development of soul music was spurred by two main trends: the urbanization of RandB and the secularization of gospel.
Detroit soul: Dominated by Berry Gordy's Motown empire, Detroit soul is strongly rhythmic and influenced by gospel.
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 Bambooweb: Jazz Age
Jazz is rooted in West African cultural and musical expression and in African American music traditions, in folk blues and ragtime.
The ability of these musically literate, fl jazz men to transpose and then read what was in great part an improvisational art form became an invaluable element in the preservation and dissemination of musical innovation and increasingly important in the approaching big-band era.
The music for this dancing was not jazz, but it was new, and the fashion for new music did involve enthusiasm for some idea of jazz.
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 Read about Soul music at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Soul music and learn about Soul music here!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
James Brown are commonly considered the beginnings of soul music.
Marvin Gaye and Smokey Robinson contributed to the evolution of soul music, although their recordings were conceived in a more overtly
Music produced by white musicians which is stylistically similar to fl soul music sometimes is called
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 Motown [Definition]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Some of the defining musical characteristics of the subgenre are the presence of a hook, and production techniques which are somewhat reliant on the musical fashions of the time....
Motown artists were told that their breakthrough into the white popular music market made them ambassadors for other African-American artists seeking broad market acceptance, and that they should think, act, walk and talk like royalty, so as to alter the less-than-dignified image (commonly held by white Americans in that era) of fl musicians.
Soul: Motown (Diana Ross and The Supremes, The Jackson 5); Tamla (Marvin GayeMarvin Gaye (April 2, 1939 - April 1, 1984) was an African American pop, soul and RandB singer who gained international fame during the 1960s and 1970s.
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folk music of former African slaves in the U.S. South and their descendants, heavily influenced by West African cultural and musical traditions that evolved as fl musicians migrated to the cities.
marching band and dance band music of the day, which was the standard form of popular concert music at the turn of century.
Jenkins Orphanage for boys and four years later instituted a rigorous music program in which the orphanage's young charges were taught the religious and secular music of the day, including overtures and marches.
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 Articles - Soul music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Southern soul: Generally refers to a driving, energetic soul style combining randb's energy with pulsating Southern gospel music sounds, as produced at Stax in Memphis.
Memphis soul: A shimmering, sultry style of soul music produced in the 1960s and 1970s at Stax and Hi Records in Memphis, featuring tasteful, melancholic, melodic horns, organ, bass, and drums, as heard in recordings by Hi's Al Green and Stax's Booker T. and the M.G.'s.
Thom Bell, and Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff are credited as the founders of Philadelphia soul, which was dominated by artists such as The Delphonics, The Stylistics, The Three Degrees, MFSB, Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, and McFadden and Whitehead.
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 Upto11.net - Wikipedia Article for Soul   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
:For other meanings, see Soul (disambiguation) The soul according to many religious and philosophical traditions, is the ethereal substance andmdash; spirit (Hebrew:rooah or nefesh) andmdash; particular to a unique living being.
Popular presentation of the dominant scientific view of the soul uses the "computer paradigm", which compares the brain to hardware and the mind (mental processes traditionally subsumed under the concept of "soul") to software.
Wilson took note of the fact that sociology has identified belief in a soul as one of the universal human cultural elements.
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 CONK! Encyclopedia: Soul_music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Blue-eyed soul - Brown-eyed soul - - Girl group - Motown Sound - Quiet Storm - Psychedelic soul
As Guralnick writes, "More than anything else, though, what seems to me to have brought the era of soul to a grinding, unsettling halt was the death of Martin Luther King in April of 1968."
For more details on this topic, see Psychedelic soul.
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 James Brown article - James Brown U.S. Senator 1766 1835 James Brown (musician) soul music funk - What-Means.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
James Brown (musician) for the soul music and funk singer and bandleader, born 1933
This is a disambiguation page; that is, one that points to other pages that might otherwise have the same name.
If you followed a link here, you might want to go back and fix that link to point to the appropriate specific page.
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 looking for soul music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Stax Museum of American soul music artists records exhibits...
American soul music roots and cultural heritage is promoted and preserved in at the Stax Museum Memphis, TN.
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 Joe Tex [Definition]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
[click for more] - 1982) was an American soul For other uses, see Soul music (disambiguation).
He also wrote "Baby Your're Right," which was coveredIn pop music a cover version is a new rendition of a previously recorded song.
Pop musicians may play covers as a tribute to the original performer or group, to win audiences who like to hear a familiar song, to increase their chance of success by using a proven hit or to gain credibility by its comparison with the original song.
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 TSOP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In electronics, thin small-outline packages are a type of surface mount technology.
The song TSOP, or The Sound of Philadelphia, was the theme song for the American television music program Soul Train, and a 1974 hit single by the band MFSB.
This is a page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title.
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 Artistopia Music - Soul Photos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
My passion to succeed as a performer is second only to my drive to hit the...
:''For other meanings, see Soul (disambiguation)'' The '''soul''' according to many religious and Philosophyphilosophical traditions, is the ''ethereal substance'' — spirit (Hebrew:''rooah'' or ''nefesh'') — particular to a unique living being.
The concept of the soul has strong links with no.....
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