Meleana E - Ulele Wai Hu`i
... Source: Jon Omi Keoni who acquired this information from Maryann's half sister, Francis Ka'a'a Na'ehu, an
employee of the Federal Post Office in Honolulu. The song was written for the composer's daughter, Maryann Ka'a'a
Dias, the mother of the former Farrington High School football coach Skippa Dias ...
Poets & Patriots
... by raising the fourth scale degree of the melody (an F-sharp in
the original key of C major) to lend additional momentum and
harmonic grace to the lyrics “dawn’s early light,” “perilous fight,”
and “flag was still there.” He retains Smith’s original fast tempo
marking, “con spirito” [with spirit], n ...
Wanderer`s Night Song
... Task 1: Create a poster for Showboat. Research the
rights holders, composers and theme of the musical.
Task 2: What is the difference between an Opera and
Operetta? Write a paragraph explaining it clearly.
Task 3: Research the terms Cantata and Oratorio.
Explain both terms in your copy.
Chapter 49. The Early Music of Beethoven
... • songs: over 600 for voice and piano including the
– Die schöne Müllerin
• piano: sonatas (many incomplete), dances,
character pieces, fantasies
• chorus: masses, motets
• orchestra: symphonies (9)
• chamber music: string quartets, String Quintet in C
*(Somewhere) Over The Rainbow
... Richmond in 1923 but divorced in 1929, the same year Edgar lost most of his money in the Stock
Market Crash. The Great Depression gave Harburg a lot of time to think about writing and from 19291934 Edgar had the opportunity to work with over 30 composers. One of his biggest achievements was
the comp ...
Nothing captures the Filipino sentimentality ever more
... composer Richard Strauss took notice of her voice and chose her to star in his opera
Salome. In 1976, Fuentes was conferred the National Artist Award in Music.
The Ilonggo folk song Ay Kalisud was performed in public by Fuentes in 1919 at a
concert sponsored by the Asociación Musical de Filipinas. I ...
Dance Hit Song Science
... a dataset of 21,692 instances with five features: song title, artist, position, peak
position and date. In a second step, the hit listings were mapped to their musical
features. These features were obtained from The Echo Nest2 with the Open
Source java client library jEN. Data was retrieved from 3,4 ...
The Singer of a Timeless Song
... sensual joy of his own, then who the hell I was to get out of mine? More than 20 years later I
happened to buy the film album‟s CD in combo with Raton Ka Raja (1970) at a local music
shop, and I clearly remember having rushed back home and playing the song at least 20 times
straight in an exciting t ...
For Immediate Release: JOSH GROBAN PERFORMS END TITLE
... January 27th, 2015 - Reprise recording artist Josh Groban co-wrote and performs
"Mystery of Your Gift," the end title track to the upcoming motion picture Boychoir. The
song, labeled by Pete Hammond of Deadline as a potential "Best Song Oscar contender," is
now available for purchase from all digita ...
Truong Nguyen 1 Bao Chung Truong Nguyen MUSC 121 – Fall
... scale” (Jarman 16). Since all tones are the same distance apart, the difference in interval
types is no longer valid and there will be no “actual” leading tone.
The song, however, still preserves its tonality attribute in the way that some notes
got more special treatment than others. For example, i ...
Programme with notes
... emotions as vivid today as they were in the Italy of three, four or even five centuries ago when this
music was first performed for its original audiences. During this period improvisation was usual.
Songs were performed as intrumental pieces with whatever musical forces were available, or sung
as s ...
The Bronte Music Club is proudly sponsored by Banbridge District
... edgier feel. So it was great to get the two sides of Eliza.
As I sat enjoying the music I realised that Eliza’s songs could be divided into
three main themes, spiritual, political and compassionate. Sometimes you get
all three in the same song. That her late father is a major influence on her is
Nocturnes (baritone, two violins, viola, cello and bass
... Armenian dialect. (It is coincidental that the dark opening songs are set
in the Western dialect – from the direction of the setting sun - whereas the
optimistic third and fourth songs find the singer turning towards the East,
and dawn, for redemption and solace.) Our careful listener may notice
University School Songs - University at Buffalo Libraries
... 2. “A ballad type song i.e. like the Halls of Ivy, Wiffenpoof,
Sweetheart Songs etc. Songs of this category must be
written at a tempo not to exceed a moderate 4/4 time.”
The contest was open to all students, faculty and alumni of the University of
Buffalo. Response to the contest was limited. Only ...
... added in a lot of lower and
higher notes as well as the
new melodic line shown in the
The way that pentatonix sung
this song made it a pop song
instead of a classical Christmas
carol which gave the song a
different spin of to its normal
K-6 Music Glossary
... Syncopated rhythm. A type of American music popular from
about 1890-1920 and characterized by strong syncopation in even
time. It was influential in the development of jazz.
Here - Opal Flutes
... company, and published his first song two years later. The following year, he
published this novelty rag, which was a commercial success. His break into the big
time came just two years later.
According to the late American composer, Frank Zappa, "all the
... maintained eye contact with the audience. Her facial features were serious which matched the
tone of the song. However, she wore a bright-colored dress which clashed with the mood that
was set. The composer of the song, Caccini, was born in Florence, Italy in 1551 during the
Baroque period of music ...
Title of Piece (date of completion) (and movement titles if applicable):
... “I most enjoyed the Song of the Lark
by Charles Rochester Young, written
by Young when he was just 23 years
old. Young, inspired by the 1884
Jules Breton painting, wrote three
movements of music that are melodic
and a joy to listen to. It was said
that the duo had commissioned
Young to write a conce ...
AMERICAN CHORAL DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION ETHNIC
... The arranger and publisher of this traditional Yoruba song from Nigeria in West Africa
graciously agreed to editorial changes in the second printing to correct language,
information, and text placement errors. The second printing is accurate now, although
the recording of the piece on the Pavane web ...
... “Where Have You Been” and “You Stepped Out of a Dream” (as well as “Dearly Beloved”) are all songs of romantic
discovery: when you find Mr. Right (or even “Mr. Right Now,” as they say in Lifetime TV movies) your first question is
invariably “Where Have You Been?” (The former is that great rarity, a ...
CUA Songs pamphlet - Orientation
... song to the Thornton W. Allen Company in 1934. Ever since its
composition, it has been known as the fight song of the Catholic
University of America.
1. Brahms Intermezzo in A major, Op.118 No.2
... the Japanese occupation of Taiwan, there are many young and able-bodied men were forced by
the Japanese to Southeast Asia as army, after several years, do not know dead or alive, parents,
wife and children were waiting every day, the Japanese surrendered in 1945, thought the end of
the war can retur ...
MUSIC LITERACY FACT SHEET
... -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------NOTEWORTHY Among the most often-sung, often-recorded songs of all time is one
of the most poignant. Its lyrics haunt listeners to this day. Since that era, Wayfaring
Stranger has been performed ...
I Kissed a Girl
""I Kissed a Girl"" is a song recorded by American singer Katy Perry for her second studio album, One of the Boys (2008). It was released on April 28, 2008, by Capitol Records as the lead single from the record. Perry co-wrote the song with its producers Dr. Luke and Benny Blanco, with additional songwriting provided by Max Martin and Cathy Dennis. ""I Kissed a Girl"" is a bubblegum pop song with elements of new wave, with lyrics that are described by Perry as being ""about the magical beauty of a woman"".Upon its release, ""I Kissed a Girl"" received generally mixed reviews from music critics, who praised its sound and structure but highly criticized its lyrical content. The song drew controversy for its irreverent lyrics and was notably criticized by numerous critics and singers. The song experienced commercial success domestically as well as internationally. It topped the Billboard Hot 100 chart for seven consecutive weeks, becoming the 1,000th number-one song of the rock era. The single has sold over 4,600,000 digital copies in the US alone. ""I Kissed a Girl"" is one of eight songs by Perry to sell over 4 million digital copies in the US, the others being ""Hot n Cold"", ""California Gurls"", ""Firework"", ""E.T."", ""Teenage Dream"", ""Roar"" and ""Dark Horse"". It has reached the summit of the charts in nearly twenty countries, including Australia, Canada, Lebanon, Ireland, and the United Kingdom, while peaking within the top five in other European countries such as Belgium, Finland, and France. The song is one of the best-selling singles worldwide.The accompanying music video for the song was released on May 16, 2008. The video, directed by Kinga Burza, features Perry in a setting inspired by burlesque and Moulin Rouge styles. It features appearances from Perry's friends, including actress Shannon Woodward and then-unknown American electropop singer Kesha. The song is recognized as the 10th best-selling single in the 21st century. ""I Kissed a Girl"" was performed and a nominee at the 51st Grammy Awards (Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance). It was also nominated for Favorite Song at the 2009 Kids' Choice Awards. The song was also included in Perry's performance in Super Bowl XLIX's Pepsi Halftime Show in 2015.