History of Rock_Hamant_Date_041310

History of Rock_Hamant_Date_041310 - L eon Theremin 1917 he...

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Leon Theremin: 1917 he invented the first electronic instrument called “The Theremin” Zar Nicholas was the first person he experimented with It was very popular in the 1950’s It was often used in the background of cheesy creepy movies to give that “dun dun” sound Beach Boys used it also Beach Boys: 1967 – “Good Vibrations” o Changed the tune, it sounds like a different song started towards the end, it faded out the vocals then back to the original tune o Polyphonic and Theremin used The Beatles: The Beatles music really starts late summer of 1963 but in the late fall of 1963 is when people start hearing about the Beatles In 1963 there were only 3 networks The Beatles appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show o They got 78% of the country to watch them on TV The Kennedy Assassination was a televised trauma o That Sunday they saw the assassin be killed on TV for the first time ever o One month later the Beatles came and it was somewhat a relief because they
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course MUSC 107 taught by Professor Hamant during the Spring '08 term at University of Delaware.

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