World Music: Musical Elements
o Rhythm: how the sounds and silences of music are organized in time.
the number of beats in one measure
Strong & Weak
the notes of rhythms that are given special emphasis du
Musics of West Africa
African Origins of Multiple Styles
o Rhythms & styles of African music = present in most famous music genres of the
World Famous Artists
o Fela Kuti
o Lady Smith Black Mambazo
o Mariam Makeba
What is Music?
5 Propositions: (Establish a common point of departure)
Basic property of all music is
HUMANLY organized sound
Human INTENTION & PERCEPTION
"Music is tied to
o WESTERN CULTURE & its ASSUMPTIONS
Exam 2: Study Guide-Chapter 7 and 8
Listening Examples Be familiar with all listening examples discussed for these chapters. Spend time listening
carefully, and be able to identify musical examples by type, title, and composer/artist.
- Be famil
Exam One: Study Guide
- What is the basic property of music?
- What are the four elements of a tone?
- Does any sound have the potential to be music? What defines a sound as music?
- Is music an innately human phenomenon? Can animals make musi
MUH 2019-0002 Modern Popular Music
Course Calendar; Fall 2016
This calendar is subject to change as needed. The most current calendar will be available on Blackboard. Reading
and listening should always be completed prior to class.
T Jan. 10
MUH 2019- Modern Popular Music
The purpose of this exam is to test your knowledge regarding the material covered since the
midterm. This exam will cover all of the lectures, readings, and listenings since week 8.
Chinese Ensemble and Mas N Steel
April 20th and April 21st at 7:30pm
Cultural Background of Chinese Music:
China has a long and influential musical tradition. Confucius, Chinas foremost philosopher of
music, lived about 2,500 years
REVISED DEC. 30 2016
Political Science 1041 AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT
Professors Kevin Fahey & Teresa Cornacchione
Emails: Teresa: [email protected]; Kevin: [email protected]
Office Hours: by appointment only (email Teresa)
TR (11:00am 12:1
Todays society is wrought with the sexualization of women; whether its through the
means of advertising and promotion of a company or just utilizing the lure of scantily clad
bodies for wow factor, its undeni of a new era,
Madonna like a prayer video- occult lost job with Pepsi because of this
Pitch perfect riff off- acapella music important in pop music world
Nirvana smells like teen spirit- style and sound are grunge
Gold digger- Kanye feat. Sampling- took part from Ray C
REL1300 Week 4 Lecture 2 Instructor Transcript given by Dr. Martin Kavka.
Hi once again, I am Martin Kavka. Well Im not Martin Kavka again, Im Martin Kavka still so this is the
second recording in the lectures for week four of religion 1300 at Florida Sta
REL1300 Week 2 Lecture 3 Instructor Transcript given by Dr. Joseph Hellweg.
Okay, welcome back to Week 2, Module 2. We're talking about Chapter 2: Indigenous Religions. My
name is Joseph Hellweg. I'm an associate professor of religion at Florida State Uni
AMH 2091: The African American Experience in the United States
TuTh 3:30-4:30 and by appointment
Assistant: Danielle Wirsansky, Bellamy 450, [email protected]
REL1300 Week 2 Lecture 2 Instructor Transcript given by Dr. Joseph Hellweg.
We need to talk about the way western scholarship has viewed indigenous religions and the categories
that western scholars have used to classify these sorts of practices. The stud
The lazy, laughing South
With blood on its mouth.
The sunny-faced South,
The child-minded South
Scratching in the dead fire's ashes
For a Negro's bones.
Cotton and the moon,
This is an extract from Alexander Falconbridge's book, An Account of the Slave Trade on the
Coast of Africa. Employed as a surgeon aboard various slave ships, Falconbridge had first-hand
knowledge of many aspects of the slave trade,
Modern Popular Music 8/31/16
What is Popular Music?
What is music?
The art that uses tones
What is art?
Form and content
What are tones?
A sound whose principal identity is a musical identity, as defined by people
who make or experience that sound
From listening to it, dancing to it, and creating it; music has been a huge part
of my life for as long as I can remember. In elementary school I had a friend who
took piano lessons. Every time I would go to her house she would play me a song
and then try
Modern Popular Music 9/7/16
Minstrelsy, Vaudeville, & Tin Pan Alley
Reading: PRS Ch. 1 Listening: Old Folks at Home; Alexanders Ragtime Band;
After the Ball; Maple Leaf Rag
Tin Pan Alley
Stretch of publishing on 28th street that became known as Tin Pan A
6.1 The Chemists View
Protein contain nitrogen (N), carbon (C), hydrogen (H), and Oxygen (O)
Amino acids basic structure-a central carbon (C) atom with a hydrogen atom (H), an
amino group (NH2), and an acid group (COOH)
Argentine Tango Street Dancers in Buenos Aires-Nicholas Tapia
This is a video of a woman and a man performing the Tango in its place of origin, Argentine.
This performance is being held in the streets with audien
Jim Crow Vodvil variety show, lot of different acts (songs, dances) most variety of the 3
Burlesk- Female Performers, simple easy songs, perform in sexualized or overt
Tin Can Alley (New York City)- cheap tin can pianos, sought out perfo
ALBUM REVIEW #2 ASSIGNMENT
Prompt: Please select an album released between 1960 - 1990. After listening to the album,
write a 500-word essay discussing and analyzing your listening experience. You may select an
album covered in this course, but your analy
Study Guide: Final Exam
The purpose of this final exam is to test your knowledge regarding the material covered in the
latter half of the semester. This exam is not cumulative and will only cover the chapters we have
studied since t
Final Exam Study Guide MUH 2019, Section 3: Fall 2015
Final Exam Information:
Date/time: Tuesday, December 8th 10 am 12 pm. (Longmire 201)
Non-cumulative, scantron multiple-choice, approx. 41 questions
List of Daily Attendance Worksheets Due on day of e
MUH 2019 Exam 1 Study Guide
NOTE: Use this document as a guide to specific topics to focus on in preparation for the exam. Songs
marked with LISTENING will be played during the exam. A complete list of possible songs to be played,
along with additional so
War & Protest:
Crosby Still, Ohio. About a school shooting (Kent State) centered on protesting the Vietnam War.
21 Guns, Green Day PTSD War On Terror Post 9-11
Times Are Changing, Bob Dylan
If I Had A Hammer, Peter, Paul & Mary ( Centered