HAIR! - Kelsey Knutsen Music for Listeners Section 02 Sex drugs and rock and roll HAIR the musical was a story focused around a radical group of

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Kelsey Knutsen Music for Listeners – Section 02 Sex, drugs and rock and roll. HAIR , the musical was a story focused around a radical group of hippies living in New York City. This play was one of much controversy, depicting illegal drug use, harsh sexually based treatment, as well as a nude scene on stage. The Musical, however, was of great quality in my eyes. The musical numbers that it showcased had a lot of great talent incorporated into them. One such musical number that was performed was entitled Going Down . The song starts off being sung a capella, with a slow tempo. A little while in, the harmony begins - being played by the percussion and brass sections. While this happens the tempo increases. The rhythm was simple and straight and not a lot of activity was occurring. The timbre was blurry, and the song had a worried mood to it. A clear ostinato existed within this song as well. Another song performed was
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This note was uploaded on 02/29/2012 for the course MUSC 101 taught by Professor Madson during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Oneonta.

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HAIR! - Kelsey Knutsen Music for Listeners Section 02 Sex drugs and rock and roll HAIR the musical was a story focused around a radical group of

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