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February 13 th 2007 Music 005 Notes *Must memorize composer and work for pieces found in book *All these composers are compared to Van Helen’s eruption Niccolo Paganini (1782-1840) Romantic Child abuse? In with the devil Extraordinary technical mastery -Developed new ways to play the instrument Extrordinary Marketing Skills Antonio Vivald Baroque Paginini before his time -technical accomplishment -diabolic reputation “Red Priest” -good marketing skills -like Paginini, not a very good composer Four Seasons, ‘winter”, First Movement Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) Orphusm the first virtuoso? Lyricism and virtuosity becomes bad o Too many notes, the human voice become an instrument (in a bad way)
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February 15, 2007 Ritual Music Music to invoke the power of a god: Giraffe Curing Ceremony (2/14) !Kung Bushmen, Kalahari Desert, southwestern Africa A medicine song, to cure disease and wad off evil spirits Natural image (giraffe) gives the song power
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This note was uploaded on 03/17/2008 for the course MUSIC 005 taught by Professor Charlesyoumans during the Spring '07 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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