Lecture 2: John, Paul, and George
There would not have been a Beatles without John, he was catalyst of group
John Winston Lennon born Oct 9th, 1940
o Singer, rhythm guitarist, keyboard, songwriter
o Born during German bombing in
MUS354: Beatles After the Beatles
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What color was the room painted? White
Where are they when the video starts? John and Yoko are walking through the forest
What is she doing while he plays? Opening up t
Unit 1 Assignment 1 Short Answer Quiz
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short answers to questions below. Please refer to course content and provide
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1. What is the name of the professor teaching
MUS 354 Unit 1 Assignment 2
Assignment: Country Historian Project
Task: You are a country music historian tasked with describing the evolution of a
country music artist who performed for multiple successive decades (e.g. Dolly
Parton, George Strait, Johnn
ECN 212 SLN 71005
TTH: 7:30 8:30 a.m. and 12:00 1:00 p.m. Other times by appointment.
Underlying most arguments against t
If anyone deserves to be called the fifth Beatle it is George Martin
By 1964 realizing that his contribution to the Beatles success was not being recognized the fifth
Beatle formed his own production company AIR.
Richard Lester directed both Hel
The Beatles vocal style on this song features -3 part harmony
The Beatles matching outfits of suit jackets and log ties were likely insisted upon by Brian
Epstein to give them a more professional look.
This song can best be described as la
Unit 4Topic 4A:
One of the best-known Beatles tribute bands in the world was Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts club
band, first performing in England in 1980, then touring the world successfully through 2006.
One of the most notable Betles-related projects emerg
Unit 1 Composed by Motown artists and originally a '61 hit for the Marvellettes, this song
featured John's R&R style lead vocals and a pounding R&R beat. Please Mr. Postman
The Beatles jammed with Elvis for only one time, Elvis chose to play the electric
Unit 4: In the End (1969- 1970)
1968- Yellow Submarine Film Released
Yellow submarine album released (in early 1969 after white album)
Early 1968 MMT album comes out- 11 track MMT (6 songs used in the film)
Wonderwall- George Harrisons project
Unit 3Topic 3C:
The Beatles most important collective investment was SUBAFILMS, the company that controlled
their share of any film projects and promotional films for TV. ?
Epstein and Capitol Records pushed open the doors for the Beatles and subsequent B
The song playing- Love me Do
This composition was their first sing to reach the U.K. charts.
The composers of this composition were most likely Lennon and McCartney
Regarding the quick success of the record sold 100,000 copies and made No. 17
Lecture 1- Late 1966/ Early 1967
Featured songs :
"Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"
"With a Little Help From My Friends"
August 29, 1966 the final Beatles concert at Camelstick Park in San Fran.
Last song performed Little Richards- Long tall
Oct. 9 1940
Catalyst of Beatles
Born in Liverpool
Freddy merchant seaman no relationship with father, meeting later didn't go
Song Thats My Life
Close with mother Julia
Quarrymen first group in school
She put john in the hands of h
1) This song was composed and sung by
C. Geor ge
2) The composer and lead singer on this song is
3) Beatle _ wrote and sang lead on this original
C. Geor ge
4) This George song was one of the Beatles poorest selling singles, featuring lyrics
1. Critics disliked this late '67 Beatles film with its disjointed plot,
A. A Hard Day's Night
though it has now become a cult classic. It is
MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR
2. One John song, with lyrics inspired by Alice in Wonderland, got
its rhythm from a police
1. The Beatles first film, released in late '64, was a well received, dayin-the-life introduction to the Beatles personalities and songs. It is
A HARD NIGHTS TAIL
2. The first use of sitar in a Pop tune and a dreamy waltz tempo are
features of th
John, Paul, and George
o John Winston Lennon
October 9, 1940
Singer, song writer, keyboard
Born during German bombing raid.
No relationship with his father.
Very close with mother
Taught him the banjo, and ukulele
Free spirit mother
Put him in the
Jazz In America Notes:
Rhythm: All music has rhythm. Rhythm is all time-based events in music, meaning
anything in a piece that happens in time. Can be organized or random.
Beat: A regular pulse in music. Most jazz has a beat so you can dance to it.
MUS 354 BEATLES - Test 4
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John's first song to admit dissatisfaction with his life had some Dylan
influence, and featured John on harmonica and C&W guitar by George.
"Run for Your Life"
"If I Needed Someone"
"Baby's in Black"
"You've Got to Hide Y
02/65: Elviss next film is Harum Scarum
- up tempo syncopated feel
- walking bass line is almost jazzy
- blues song form
- blues melody by Elvis
- vocal pads at bridge
Frankie and Johnny next film
Frankie and Johnny
- title song from
MUS 354 BeatlesExam 4
Section 4Part 1: Yellow Submarine
Early 1968 Beatles meditate in India
Wrote a lot of material
Singlestarted as early as 66
1968 Yellow Submarine film released
Cartoon Beatles in animated fantasy world